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FEATURED EVENTS

Lunch & Lounge (McBurney)

Visit the plaza for a relaxing coffee or lunch break and listen to the music playing in the background, challenge a friend or co-worker to play one of the giant outdoor games, or relax with family and friends.

Dates: 
08/21/2019
08/23/2019
08/30/2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Location:

McBurney Plaza - City of Langley
20518 Fraser Hwy,
Langley City, BC, V3A 4G2
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

Tales from the Honeycomb- Museum of Surrey

Celebrate our ever important buzzing friends! Enjoy honey-tasting, try on beekeeper suits and get buzzy with bee-utiful crafts as you hear tales from the honeycomb.

Dates: 
08/17/2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Organization:

Museum of Surrey

Location:

17710 56A Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3S 5H8
Canada

Phone:

604-592-6956

Fandom Club- FVRL - Ladner Pioneer Library

Do you like comics, video games, anime, tv shows, movies, or all of the above? Welcome to Fandom Club! Join us for button-making, comic-creating, and discussion of all things geeky!

Dates: 
08/20/2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

4683 51st Street
Delta, BC, V4K 2V8
Canada

Phone:

(604) 946-6215

27th Annual Chilliwack Flight Fest

27th Annual Flight Fest is set for Sunday, August 25th, 2019! This FREE community event is put on entirely by volunteers for the people of Chilliwack! See you on August 25th!

Dates: 
08/25/2019
12 PM – 4 PM
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Location:

46206 Airport Road
Chilliwack, BC, V2P1A5
Canada

Prospera's Cinema Under the Stars - Langley

Bring the family and take in a free flick on a 3-storey high big screen. Movie starts at dusk. The movie is on us, but since this night is about families, we will be taking donations on behalf of a local charity which will be announced soon!

Dates: 
08/23/2019
5 PM – 11 PM
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Location:

Langley City Park
20577-20605 48 Ave,
Langley City, BC, V3A 3L6
Canada

Phone:

888-440-4480

Jessie Farrell and the Gumboot Kids

Jessie Farrell and the Gumboot Kids, with Scout and Daisy, will be LIVE on stage on Saturday, August 24, 2019, in Cambie Village for the 13th Annual Summer Sizzler.

Dates: 
08/24/2019
12 PM – 2 PM
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Location:

3378 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 2W5
Canada

Phone:

604-618-7557

Prospera's Cinema Under the Stars - Chilliwack

Bring the family and take in a free flick on a 3-storey high big screen. Movie starts at dusk. The movie is on us, but since this night is about families, we will be taking donations on behalf of a local charity which will be announced soon!

Dates: 
08/29/2019
5 PM – 11 PM
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Location:

Watson Glen Park
Cumberland Ave,
Chilliwack, BC, -
Canada

Phone:

888-440-4480

Movies in the Park: A Dog's Way Home

Join us for a free outdoor film on the Big Screen in Douglas Park on August 30, 2019.

Dates: 
08/30/2019
8 PM – 11 PM
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Location:

Douglas Park (Langley)
206 St
Langley, BC, .
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

Poco's Endless Summer - Party in Aggie Park

Celebrate your endless summer with a Picnic and Party in Aggie Park on August 31, 2019, 11 AM – 8 PM.

Dates: 
08/31/2019
11 AM – 8 PM
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Location:

Aggie Park - City of Port Coquitlam
3050 Chester St,
Port Coquitlam, BC, V3B 7H3
Canada

Phone:

604-674-2899

Back to School Blast (Tri-Cities) *FREE Event

Join us Saturday, August 24, 2019, for our first BACK TO SCHOOL BLAST in our Tri-Cities location! We are giving away 100 Backpacks* full of school supplies - PLUS hosting a FREE BBQ, bouncy castles, balloon animals, a used clothing sale and more! There will also be FREE haircuts for kids and professional school portraits (in limited numbers on a first-come, first-served basis).

Dates: 
08/24/2019
11 AM – 2 PM
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Location:

Broadway Church - Poco Campus
1932 Cameron Ave
Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 1J3
Canada

Phone:

(604) 253 2700

Virtual Reality at the Library- FVRL - Ladner Pioneer Library

Experience the thrill of virtual reality (VR) on August 27, 2019, at the library! Put on the HTC VIVE goggles and let the real world wash away. VR is an immersive computer-generated, three-dimensional interactive environment. Wearing the HTC VIVE goggles and headphones, and holding motion controllers, participants will be able to move freely around a 10 x 10 space and try out a mix of virtual games as well as educational experiences.

Dates: 
08/27/2019
10:15 AM – 5 PM
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Location:

4683 51st Street
Delta, BC, V4K 2V8
Canada

Phone:

(604) 946-6215

Festival of India

Join us for Vancouver’s 47th Annual Ratha-Yatra on Sunday, August 18th 2019!

Dates: 
08/18/2019
12 PM – 7 PM
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Organization:

RathaYatra

Location:

Howe St & Beach Ave to 2nd Beach, Stanley Park
Vancouver, BC, -
Canada

Phone:

778 833 1711

Apple Festival & Pie Contest- Clayton Community Farmer's Market

Join us on August 25, 2019, for apple tasting, honey tasting, FREE face painting, live entertainment, Food Trucks, lawn games and more than 80 local vendors!

Dates: 
08/25/2019
10 AM – 3 PM
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Location:

7003 188 St
Surrey, BC, V4N 3G6
Canada

Port Coquitlam Community Centre - Grand Opening

The Grand Opening festivities on August 27, 2019, will include free skating from 5:30 to 7 p.m. – kicked off with a ribbon-cutting and First Skate by 10 contest winners, Mayor and Council – along with entertainment, games, children’s activities, refreshments, full library services, giveaways, celebrity guests and more. Event-goers are encouraged to walk, cycle, take transit or carpool as parking in the area is limited.

Dates: 
08/27/2019
4 PM – 7 PM
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Location:

Port Coquitlam Community Centre
2150 Wilson Ave,
Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 6J5
Canada

Phone:

604.927.5411

Pop Up Play (Penzer)

Join our staff for a fun afternoon in the park. We have sports equipment, games, and crafts available, all for free. Parent participation is required.

Dates: 
08/19/2019
08/26/2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Location:

Penzer Parkour Park - City of Langley
198c St and 47a Ave,
Langley, BC, V3A 5Z7
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

Richmond Garlic Fest

Get your fill of everyone's favourite aromatic plant, plus an amazing display of nature’s best aerial acrobatics This year is our 10th anniversary and the Richmond Garlic Fest will be bigger and better than ever!

Dates: 
08/18/2019
10am-3pm
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Organization:

The Sharing Farm

Location:

2771 Westminster Hwy
Richmond, BC, V7C 5N6
Canada

Phone:

604-227-6210

Fishing on the Fraser

The Fraser River is a rich part of New Westminster’s history and a popular fishing spot for many. Join us on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, to try your hand at fishing on the shores of Port Royal in the Queensborough neighbourhood.

Dates: 
08/28/2019
10 AM – 1 PM
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Location:

Port Royal Riverwalk - New Westminster, BC
Queensborough,
New Westminster, BC, -
Canada

Phone:

604.521.3711

Baby Explorers: a Babytime Sensory Play Time

A special Summer babytime celebration! Bring your baby and let's have some fun together exploring various sensory experiences on Monday, August 26, 2019!

Dates: 
08/26/2019
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
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Location:

100-22071 48th Avenue
Langley, BC, V3A 3N1
Canada

Phone:

(604) 533-0339

Prospera Cinema Under the Stars

You bring the blankets, we'll bring the stars. Bring the family and take in a free flick on a 3-story high big screen. Movie starts at dusk. The movie is on us, but since this night is about families, we will be taking donations on behalf of a local charity.

Dates: 
08/23/2019
5 PM – 11 PM
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Location:

Langley City Park
20577-20605 48 Ave,
Langley City, BC, V3A 3L6
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

City Walks

Join this free instructor-led walking program that meets on a weekly basis and sets out to explore different trails and neighborhoods throughout our community, Tuesdays, from July 2 - August 27, 2019. This is a social walk and the pace is set by the participants each week.

Dates: 
08/20/2019
08/27/2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Location:

Douglas Recreation Centre
20550 Douglas Crescent
Langley, BC, V3A 4B3
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

The Arts Alive Festival

With over 200 visual and performing artists, this "must attend festival" has become a signature event in the lower mainland. This free, family event features live musical performances, artists, and artisans showcasing a myriad of mediums, live demonstrations, a children's venue and special performance surprises all day long!

Dates: 
08/17/2019
10 am to 5 pm
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Organization:

Downtown Langley

Location:

201-20559 Fraser Highway
Langley, BC, V3A 4G3
Canada

Phone:

604-539-0133

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup (Drop In 9-11am)

Join us at our Noons Creek Hatchery on Saturday, August 24, 2019, DROP IN any time between 9 and 11am (please arrive by 10:30am) as we again participate in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. We will be cleaning along Noons Creek, the Shoreline Trail of the Port Moody Arm of Burrard Inlet to Orchard Park and Rocky Point Park.

Dates: 
08/24/2019
9-11 am
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Location:

Noons Creek Hatchery
300 Ioco Road
Port Moody, BC, V3H 2V7
Canada

Phone:

604-469-9106

Disney’s NEWSIES- Theatre Under the Stars-Vancouver

A TRUE TALE OF HIGH-FLYING HEART.

Dates: 
08/17/2019
8:00 PM
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Location:

610 Pipeline Rd
Vancouver, BC, V6G1Z4
Canada

Phone:

604-734-1917

Downtown Port Coquitlam Car Cruise & Show

Watch collector cars cruise the City in the Car Cruise on August 17, 2019, then head to the main event downtown on August 18 for hundreds of cars,

Dates: 
08/17/2019
08/18/2019
Saturday, 6 PM – 7:30 PM; Sunday, 10 AM – 6 PM
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Location:

2580 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 2A8
Canada

Phone:

604.927.5411

Summer West Fest

West Richmond Community Association presents Summer West Fest! Join us for an evening of music, country games, inflatables, a pie-eating contest, food concession & more on August 28, 2019! The free outdoor screening of Space Jam begins at dusk!

Dates: 
08/28/2019
5:30 PM – 10:30 PM
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Location:

9180 No. 1 Road
Richmond, BC, V7E 6L5
Canada

Phone:

604-238-8400

Summer Sounds (Free, All Ages)

Bring your family, along with a picnic and your lawn chairs and join us Friday evenings, 6:30 - 7:30 pm in July and August 2019, at the Ryall Park Outdoor Stage in Queensborough.

Dates: 
08/23/2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Location:

Ryall Park
920 Ewen Avenue,
New Westminster, BC, V3M 5C8
Canada

Phone:

604.521.3711

Toolbox Sessions- Britannia Mine Museum

Toolbox Sessions are Britannia Mine Museum’s new pop-up summer activities. Throughout July and August, we'll be spontaneously hosting mini-activities at random times throughout the day. Dig for precious deposits in "baked rocks"; get hands-on with the Museum's favourite minerals; carve mini soapstone sculptures; experiment with water; build mines and gardens, and much more! These activities aim to be both fun and education for all ages.

Dates: 
08/17/2019
08/18/2019
08/19/2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Organization:

Britannia Mine Museum

Location:

1 Forbes Way
Britannia Beach, BC, V0N 1J0
Canada

Phone:

1-800-896-4044

Pop Up Play (Douglas)

Join our staff for a fun afternoon in the park. We have sports equipment, games, and crafts available, all for free. Parent participation is required.

Dates: 
08/20/2019
08/22/2019
08/27/2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Location:

Douglas Park (Langley)
206 St
Langley, BC, .
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800

Well-worn Trail- FVRL - Ladner Pioneer Library

Great blue herons, otters, snowy owls - discover fascinating facts about Canadian animals and their habitats. Well-worn Trail storytellers, Rob and Lillian, use puppetry, songs and story to kindle the wonder of nature in children of all ages. Join them on August 20, 2019, 11 AM-11:45 PM at the library!

Dates: 
08/20/2019
11 AM – 11:45 PM
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Location:

4683 51st Street
Delta, BC, V4K 2V8
Canada

Phone:

(604) 946-6215

Build-N-Play- FVRL - Ladner Pioneer Library

Show off your inner builder! Drop-in on August 22, 2019, at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM to play with magformers, keva planks, and more fun building tools.

Dates: 
08/22/2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

4683 51st Street
Delta, BC, V4K 2V8
Canada

Phone:

(604) 946-6215

Cambie Village Summer Sizzler

The 13th Annual Cambie Village Summer Sizzler includes live music, games, contests, face painters, craft tables, great meal deals, FREE matinee movie, and more! Join us on Saturday, August 24, 2019, for this fun event!

Dates: 
08/24/2019
10:30 AM – 7 PM
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Location:

3378 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 2W5
Canada

Phone:

604-618-7557

Strider CUP - Surrey,BC

Strider riders and their families will have the chance to participate in a 2019 Strider Cup Race at the Civic Plaza, 13450 104 Ave., on August 17th, 2019.

Dates: 
08/17/2019
7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
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Location:

3 Civic Plaza
13495 Central Avenue,
Surrey, BC, V3T 0K9
Canada

Phone:

604-542-5661

Sounds of Summer

Musicians from around the Lower Mainland are coming to McBurney Plaza this summer. Rock, folk, jazz, classical, world - no matter what your style, there's a performance for you. All concerts are free to attend and fun for all ages. Concerts are weather dependent; any cancellations or changes will be posted to this page.

Dates: 
08/21/2019
08/28/2019
7 PM – 8 PM
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Location:

McBurney Plaza - City of Langley
20518 Fraser Hwy,
Langley City, BC, V3A 4G2
Canada

Phone:

604 514 2800