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Holiday Happenings

Little kids enjoying Christmas.

Holiday Happenings


Various Locations



Kids and Family Recreation and Sport Seniors Youth

Various Prices

Before you start counting down for Christmas Day, enjoy the days leading up to it with Christmas events and activities happening in Surrey! We have various adventures that range in price and cater to all age groups. Get into the holiday cheer and participate in some festive fun!

Surrey Santa Parade

Celebrate the arrival of Santa with a magical evening and a lighted parade.

December 3, 2017 | Cloverdale Town Centre
Cost: Free!
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Big Rigs for Kids Lighted Truck Parade

Join in on a holiday celebration like no other as the annual Big Rigs for Kids Lighted Truck Parade rolls through Downtown Surrey.

December 3, 2017 | Surrey Civic Plaza
Cost: Free!
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Breakfast with Santa

  • Enjoy a delicious Christmas breakfast with Santa at a recreation centre near you!

December 2 to 16, 2017 | Various Locations and Times
Cost: $8.00 per child, $4.00 per adult; Children ages 2 and under are free; Registration is required.
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Vancouver Welsh Men's Choir: Sounds of Christmas

  • Kick off the Christmas season with melodies and merriment at this annual Christmas concert! Running time: approximately 2 hours, including intermission.

December 5, 2017 at 7:30pm | Surrey Arts Centre 
Cost: $24 to $39
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Seniors Christmas Dining Out Series

  • Socialize with friends while enjoying Christmas festivities, a delicious meal and great entertainment that’s sure to bring out a sleigh full of holiday spirit.

December 7 to 15, 2017 | Various Locations and Times
Cost: Prices vary at each location and registration is required.
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Rogers Hometown Hockey

  • Join Sportsnet's Ron MacLean and Tara Slone as they celebrate local hockey stories & biggest stars.

December 9 and 10, 2017 | City Hall Plaza 
Cost: Free! 
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Pioneer Christmas

  • Visit the decorated Victorian farmhouse, sing along to carols and live music and craft vintage Christmas décor.

December 9, 2017 at 11am to 3pm | Historic Stewart Farm
Cost: Free! 
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Evening Carol Sing (All Ages)

  • Sing your heart out during a festive evening of carols, treats, and merriment after hours in the charmingly decorated Stewart Hall.

December 9, 2017 at 6pm to 7pm to 7:30pm to 8:30pm | Historic Stewart Farm
Cost: $5.00 
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Skate with Santa

  • Glide around the ice rink and meet Santa!

December 9 and 10, 2017 | Newton Arena and North Surrey Arena
Cost: Regular Admission.
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Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol

  • Hear talented actors tell this classic tale in a whole new way! It’s filled with laughs and a happy ending.

December 13, 2017 at 8pm | Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall
Cost: $15
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Classical Coffee Concert: Winter Dreams

  • Indulge your cravings for good company, great music, and delicious treats! The concert features the Bergmann Piano Duo and harpists performing winter-inspired music.

December 14, 2017 at 10:00am to 12:15pm | Studio Theatre at Surrey Arts Centre
Cost: $25 and $32
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Holiday Art Jam (Youth)

  • Get into the holiday spirit by hanging out and getting creative. Help make a gingerbread house, block print your own wrapping paper, or explore other holiday-themed arts and crafts.

December 14, 2017 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm | Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre
Cost: Free!
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Winter Fest 2017

  • Bring your kids to Winter Fest for a fun day of games and activities.

December 16, 2017 | Guildford Recreation Centre
Cost: Free!
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Winter Ice Palace

  • Enjoy a seasonal skate around the old fashioned pond and get into the Christmas spirit!

December 22, 2017 to January 7, 2018 | Cloverdale Arena
Cost: $4.50/person; $3.25 for skate rentals; $1.75 for helmet rentals. Free admission for Recreation Pass holders.
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