Oak Meadows Park Grand Opening

Explore South Surrey’s newest park in the Sunnyside Heights area during the grand opening event from 11 – 2 at Oak Meadows Park located at 16271 22 Ave!

To celebrate the opening of the city’s newest park families can enjoy:

  • Ribbon Cutting at 1230
  • Guided park tours
  • Kids’ activities
  • Nature-based activities
  • Face painting
  • Free refreshments (while supplies last)

This 4.2 acre park acquired by the city in 2015 features a unique wetland area, open meadows and a mature second growth forest. There are pathways throughout the park to explore.

Here’s an overview of the park’s concept and what to expect!

Explore Oak Meadows in South Surrey a nature park with wetlands, a mature second growth forest, meadowns and pathways for exploring!



White Rock Farmers Market 2017

Winner of the 2015 Best Large Market in BC the White Rock Farmers Market is on every Sunday until October 29th 2017 from 10am – 2pm. Featuring locally grown farm fresh produce, artisan vendors, live entertainment and more spend a Sunday getting lost in the market.

With a huge assortment of vendors but not enough space for them all the line up at the market changes each week. See who’s at the market each week by checking here: http://whatsatthemarket.com

The 2017 White Rock Farmers Market returns to Miramar Plaza



White Rock Community Orchestra: Strawberry Tea Performance

Our very talented White Rock Community Orchestra are putting on a performance Saturday June 3rd at the St. John’s Presbyterian church featuring a number of musical selections including classical, Pirates of the Caribbean, Phantom of the Opera, Star Wars and more!

The performance will be led by Maestra Paula DeWit and features not only a number of talented local musicians but also rising star Richard Tichelman who will be joining them in an awesome performance of the Animals hit House of the Rising Sun.

Tickets are only $15 and kids under 12 are free! You can purchase them at the door or in advance online here.

The White Rock Community Orchestra performs June 3rd at the St John's Presbyterian Church,
Did you know the White Rock Orchestra is made up of volunteers from the community (including my nurse from Peace Arch Hospital!) who are dedicated to bringing orchestral music to events around our community?


Sunnyside Acres Urban Forest Open House

The City of Surrey is hosting an open house in the Sunnyside Acres Urban Forest alongside the Sunnyside Acres heritage society a group of volunteers dedicated to preserving the forest! Join in on an afternoon of fun as they celebrate our urban oasis.

Events will take place in the Wally Ross Parking Lot and will include live music, guided nature walks, bucket truck rides, bird/bee house building, face painting and more.

Note there will be no parking in the low for the event but there’s plenty of street parking available.

This event is part of the Surrey environmental extravaganza a series of free nature programs and events at  Surrey parks!

LIVE MUSIC! The Shenanigans at Ocean Park Hall

The Shenanigans have rocked the Blarney Stone for years and now they’re gonna rock Ocean Park Hall Friday night! Thanks to the Legion of Sound for bringing one of Vancouver’s  best party bands to our community so we can get our party on without having to travel downtown.

Tickets to the Friday night show are only $20 and available online here or in person at White Rock Beach Beer, Ethical Addiction or the Sandpiper Liquor store. Buy your tickets in advance and get a free drink!

Drinks at the show are only $5 and include craft beer from our very own White Rock Beach Beer company!

The Legion of Sound have been bringing premier concerts to cozy Ocean Park Hall for the past few months! Support this small town initiative and enjoy a night of live music and an awesome concert.



CONCERT: Terry Savage & the Wonky Honkees & Megan Twist

Your cowboy boots are likely still within reach from the Cloverdale Rodeo last week so pull them back on for Saturday night’s Legion of Sound first ever country show featuring- Terry Savage & the Wonky Honkees and Megan Twist at 8pm at Ocean Park Hall!

Tickets are available at the door for only $20 plus what’s a concert without beer?! All drinks are only $5 including White Rock Beach Beer!


43rd annual Alexandra Festival

A long standing community tradition returns as the 43rd annual Alexandra Festival comes to Crescent Beach Saturday May 27th from 11 – 5.

The Alex Festival includes live entertainment, visits from the Urban Safari Rescue Society, Science World, and Norden the magician. There will also be food trucks, a marketplace, bouncy castles and lots of great activities for kids of all ages.

Admission is by donation. The weather also looks perfect for Saturday so use Alex Fest as an excuse to spend the day in Crescent Beach!