Spring is an exciting time in this area! Whether you're a long-time resident or just visiting, these ideas will guarantee you have a good time!

Run with Mom at the Fairmont Mother’s Day Run & Walk 

When

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Where:

Stanley Park 

Vancouver, BC

Description

A celebration of moms and families, the beautiful 3k, 5k and 10k Run and Walk takes participants on a spectacular course through Stanley Park & the famed Vancouver Sea Wall, finishing at Jack Poole Plaza, home of the Vancouver Olympic Cauldron. The Fairmont Mother’s Day Run sets itself apart from the plethora of other spring runs in Vancouver with a Finish Line Festival including kids activities, treats and a unique finish Line scarf for the participating moms and an add-on for a Mother’s Day Brunch at the Fairmont Pacific Rim. 

Questions?  Email [email protected]

Mother’s Day at The Glades Garden

When

Sunday, May 14, 2017

10:00 am–4:00 PM

Where:

561 172 Street. Surrey, BC 

Description

Celebrate Mother’s Day in a stunning woodland garden. Enjoy live music from the Armadillo Strings among masses of rhododendrons in full bloom. Gourmet coffees, teas and hot chocolate available for purchase as well as a spring plant sale. 

For more information call 604-501-5100 or [email protected]

Festival du Ballet

When

Sunday, May 14, 2017-Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Where:

Surrey Arts Centre - Main Stage

13750 88 Avenue. Surrey, BC

Description

See the talents and abilities of up-and-coming ballet dancers from across the Lower Mainland during the Festival de Ballet.  Ranging in age from 3 to 21, dancers compete in the categories of classical, pointe, demi-character, contemporary ballet, interpretive, modern, repertoire and adult. 

Phone: 604-501-5566 or [email protected]

Fort Langley Beer and Food Festival

When

Saturday, May 20, 2017 

12:00 PM–5:00 PM

Where:

Fort Langley National Historic Site

Description

Canada is celebrating its 150th Anniversary in 2017 and Fort Langley is the birthplace of British Columbia.

The Trading Post Brewing Company has invited local breweries to join them in serving up delicious CRAFT BEER at a brand new beer festival for the Fraser Valley at the Fort Langley National Historic Site.

For more information visit https://www.fortlangley.beer

May Day Parade

When

Victoria Day, May 22, 2017

11:00 AM

Where:

Fort Langley Community Park 

Description:  

The 95th Annual Fort Langley May Day Parade takes place at 11:00 am and will start on Marvis, going towards Glover, up Glover to 88th and returning along Trattle Street, and head into Fort Langley Community Park.  There will be May Pole Dancing, followed by live entertainment, The Lions famous BBQ Chicken will be available, rides for the children, mini golf for everyone, vendors, food and much more. Join us for a great family day. 

For more information go to https://maydayfortlangley.com

Cloverdale Bed Races & Bike Parade

When

Thursday, May 18, 2017

6:00 PM–7:30 PM

Where:

Downtown Cloverdale

176A Street (Between 57 and 58 Ave)

Description:  

Before the main event, is a Western themed Bike Parade, where kids show off their creations to the crowd and return to the main stage for a number of randomly drawn prizes?  The main event is an elimination-style Bed Race where heats run in four categories (men, women, media and mixed) until a winner is declared.  The prizes for the winners of each division are just as quirky as the race itself: Registration is open at 5:00 PM for the Children’s Bike Parade.  

For more information please go to [email protected]

World Freestyle Skateboard Round Up

When

Friday, May 19– Monday, May 22, 2017

Where:

Cloverdale Fair Grounds

17607-17905 62 Ave. Surrey, BC

Description:  

This is a fun, energy-packed annual event that highlights flatland freestyle skateboarding.  This four day event will be held at the Cloverdale Rodeo & Country Fair, inside the Cloverdale Curling Rink located on the Cloverdale Fair Grounds.  Each day there will be several shows featuring freestyle demos and contests using a battle format, make it more interesting for the riders and audience.  There will be three heats for each show.  

For more information please visit www.theworldroundup.com

Cloverdale Rodeo & Country Fair

When

Friday, May 19– Monday, May 22, 2017

Where:

Cloverdale Fair Grounds

17607-17905 62 Ave. Surrey, BC

Description:  

The 129th Annual Country Fair features more family-friendly entertainment than ever before.  Features include the area’s largest Midway – rides for daredevils and little buckaroos; Agri Zone – lots of animals, including their babies and 4H displays; Kidz Zone – Cowboy & Cowgirl training, spectacular interactive Kidz Zone to keep kids of all ages laughing; Cone Zone – kids steer go-karts through a construction zone; The West Coast Lumberjack Show – competition with flying axes and log rolling; The World Freestyle Skateboard Round-Up; BCCMA – BC Country Music Artists; The West Fine Art Show – featuring Western Art from Artists around the World; Cowboy Rib Feast – back by popular demand – the best ribs in town!; Great music on the Live Outdoor Entertainment Stage with free performances throughout the day and Richard’s Racers Pig Races.  

For more information please visit www.cloverdalerodeo.com

Cloverdale Market Days

When

Saturday, May 27, 2017

10:00 AM-4:00PM

Where:

Historic Downtown Cloverdale

Description:  

Located in Historic Downtown Cloverdale and in it’s third year.  New to this year’s event will be displays from the Arts Council of Surrey, more family activities, and closing of the roads on 176th Street from 56A to 58 Avenue to accommodate more vendors.  

For more information please visit www.cloverdale-ae.ca