FREE hop-on, hop-off White Rock beach shuttle is back for summer 2017!

Take the Free hop-on, hop off White Rock beach shuttle weekends and special events from June 24 - Sept 4 2017.
Free hop-on, hop-off shuttle returns to White Rock for summer 2017.

Great news beach lovers – the FREE hop-on, hop-off White Rock shuttle is back making it easy to get you to and from White Rock beach between June 24th – Sept 4th!

Run by the Vancouver Trolley Company the White Rock shuttle will move people from various stops in uptown White Rock to stops along Marine Dr. on weekends and during special events (see schedules below).  A big thanks to the City of White Rock and the White Rock BIA for bringing this service back for 2017!

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The BEST local Father’s Day gift ideas & CONTEST!

The Handpicked Home in White Rock BC is a great place to find Fathers Day gifts and gifts for any occasion
Cards for every occasion available at the Handpicked Home.

Shopping for the dads in my life is always a challenge – I can never think of the perfect gift. This year I’ve been proactive putting lots of thought into great local Father’s Day gift ideas that every dad would love including some input from my husband – he nixed the idea of a tie…..?! 😉

My fellow South Surrey / White Rock’ers you get to benefit from my research as here’s a list of great Father’s Day gift ideas available in South Surrey & White Rock perfect for the dad(s) in your life!

As an added bonus all of the companies featured have agreed to give away their featured gift as part of a contest for South Rock Buzz! One lucky winner will get to take home ALL of these awesome gift ideas valued at over $150!

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May 9th Provincial Election Guide for South Surrey & White Rock

May 9th, 2017 is the BC provincial election! At South Rock Buzz we are passionate about voting so to make it easy for you we have compiled all of the information South Surrey / White Rock residents need to know in order to vote in the provincial election!

Here’s the South Surrey White Rock 2017 provincial election guide! Continue reading “May 9th Provincial Election Guide for South Surrey & White Rock”

South Surrey / White Rock Events for the week of April 1 – 6th

Brown Paper Bag a Mototown inspired band will be rocking Ocean Park Hall Saturday April 1st presented by the Legion of Sound.

With the arrival of spring comes an assortment of great community events taking place throughout the month of April. Stay tuned each week as South Rock Buzz will gather together all of the local events each week so you know what not to miss! Have an event to add? Message us on Facebook or Instagram or send an email to jenny@baysidesocial.com! Continue reading “South Surrey / White Rock Events for the week of April 1 – 6th”

Canada 150 White Rock Celebrations to feature The Snowbirds Fly for CH.I.L.D & Washboard Union on August 16th!

Canada 150 White Rock celebrations will include the Snowbirds breathtaking aerobatic performance.
The legendary Snowbirds will take to the skies as part of the Canada 150 White Rock celebrations on Aug. 16th!

2018 Update – sadly there are no scheduled flights for the snowbirds this year! Typically they come to White Rock every other year so fingers crossed for 2019!

 

Canada’s legendary Snowbirds will be bringing their breathtaking aerobatic show to the White Rock skies on August 16th 2017 for the Canada 150 White Rock celebrations. The Snowbirds Fly for CH.I.L.D performance starts at approximately 545pm and will run for about 45 minutes. The CH.I.L.D. foundation is dedicated to funding research for children with Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and liver disorders. Raffle tickets will be sold during the air show giving someone the chance to WIN a free flight for 2 anywhere that WestJet flies with all proceeds going towards the CH.I.L.D. foundation.

The Snowbirds have brought their thrilling show to the skies over White Rock before but this year the city is making the day extra special by hosting a full day celebration in honour of Canada 150 including fireworks and a performance by Vancouver based country music rising stars The Washboard Union!! Continue reading “Canada 150 White Rock Celebrations to feature The Snowbirds Fly for CH.I.L.D & Washboard Union on August 16th!”

Celebrate White Rock’s 60th Birthday with Hey Ocean!

2017 marks the City of White Rock's 60th Birthday!
White Rock Beach in the 1950’s. White Rock became a city April 15, 1957. Photo Credit: Flickr

White Rock officially became a City on April 15, 1957 which means 2017 is White Rock’s 60th Birthday – bring on the Diamonds!

The big celebration will take place April 29th at Centennial Hall with Canadian indie rock band Hey Ocean! headlining the party.

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