Tourism Langley

The Cranberry Festival draws upwards of 50,000 visitors to the charming area of    Fort Langley every October.

 

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Festivals and Events

Whether it is the rich heritage of the people, or the bounty of the harvest, every season provides a reason to celebrate in Langley.

                                        

Tourism Langley

Experience good times at the many festivals and events held year round in Langley. Watch the arts and culture come alive at the annual Cranberry Festival in October, or the International Festival in August. The spirit of the community really shines on special occasions whether Langley is celebrating Canada or the Magic of Christmas. Mark your calendar, and come celebrate with us!

Upcoming Events 

Drop-In Parent & Tot Skate

September 17 - March 25
Drop-In Parent & Tot Skate at the Langley Events Centre (September 12, 2014 to March 27, 2014). Every Wednesday from 11:15 AM to 12:45 PM.

Aldor Acres Pumpkin Patch

October 2 - October 31
Come experience the best fall has to offer out on the farm. We have over 20 acres of pumpkin patches and 5 acres of animal displays - providing a fun and hands-on farm experience for kids of all ages. Feed the goats in the petting zoo, hold a piglet in the barn, take a hayride out to the pumpkin patch, and cheer on your favourite pig at Aldor Acres Pig Races - the kids won't want to go home. 9am-5pm daily

Drop-In Adult Hockey

September 12 - March 27
Drop-In Adult Hockey at the Langley Events Centre, every Friday from 11:15 AM to 12:45 PM (Sept 12, 2014 to March 27, 2015).

Fort Langley Village Farmers Market

May 3 - November 22
The market is open Saturdays 10am-3pm, from May 3rd – November 22rd. Located in historic Fort Langley, the market features seasonal Fraser Valley “farm fresh” vegetables & salad greens, fruits & berries, flowers, baking, honey, jams & spicy hot foods. Experience B.C. Arts & Crafts; artisans woodworking, hand-made soaps, jewelry, painting, photography, handmade clothing and much more. In summer, local musicians & singers entertain you, while you taste our local BC wines & craft beers. To book a space or inquire call Malcolm at 604-728-2080. Location: St. Andrews Historic Church, 9025 Glover Road, Fort Langley.

Drop In Stick & Puck

September 15 - March 23
Drop-In Stick and Puck at the Langley Events Centre. (Sept 12, 2014 to March 27, 2015). Under 14 or under 9 with parent: Every first and third Monday from 3:15 to 4:45 PM. 15-18 years old: Every second and fourth Monday from 3:15 to 4:45 PM.

Grave Tales Historic Walking Tours

October 16 - October 30

The popular Grave Tales historic walking tours are back! Spine-chilling stories are depicted at night by our expert storytellers as you walk through the Fort Langley village. Reservations are a must.

Tickets go on sale at the following links on August 15 at 8am: Adults (ages 18+ only); October 16-19; 22-30 at 7 pm, 8pm or 9pm: brownpapertickets.com/event/617942

Youth (for brave youth aged 5-12, accompanied by adult); Oct. 16, 19, 22, 23 & 26-30 at 6pm: brownpapertickets.com/event/618014

Teens (ages 13+, adult accompaniment optional); Oct 18 & 25 at 6pm: brownpapertickets.com/event/624416

Youth plant native species at Campbell Valley Regional Park

October 28
This is a collaborative activity between the Lower Mainland Green Team and Metro Vancouver Regional Parks. It's a great way to: make a tangible impact on the environment; meet like-minded people; learn about the environmental issues facing parks; connect to nature; learn to become a leader and work as a team; gain volunteer hours; and have fun! No experience is necessary. Instruction, tools, gloves and refreshments are provided! Please sign up directly at our site!

Ladies Night at Coastal Riders

October 29
Ladies! Get your girls together and come on out to COASTAL RIDERS (8860 201st. Langley) on Wednesday, October 29th from 6-9pm for a FREE LADIES NIGHT! Meet team rider Leanne Pelosi & fellow pro snowboarders. Stop by to get your nails done, an airbrushed tattoo or a hair tape in! Culver City Salads will be there with the best food ever...and of course, we'll have wine. Don't miss out, get hyped for the snow season & enter to win some prizes from Airblaster, Dakine, K2, and more! www.coastalriders.com

Langley Rivermen vs PG Spruce Kings

October 30
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on October 30 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Prince George Spruce Kings.

Hot Halloween Night

October 31
“…HOT HALLOWEEN night…” come play Halloween night Friday Oct 31 6pm to 7:30 when the veils of the worlds of Spirits and Form are lifted 'ROCK to a SPOOKY' night while Treating Yourself to a Hot Yoga class! $10 drop-in OR "BRING a CAN or BAG of CAT or DOG FOOD as a DONATION" to our FURRY FRIENDS in need! Friday Oct 31 6pm

TWU Spartans Volleyball

October 31
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 6 PM, men's volleyball at 8 PM.

TWU Spartans Men's Hockey

October 31
TWU Spartans BCIHL Men's Hockey, 7 PM at the Langley Events Centre.

Trick or Treat Parade at Willowbrook Shopping Centre

October 31
Willowbrook Shopping Centre’s Trick or Treat Parade takes place from 5pm to 6pm on October 31. Join this popular and lively Halloween event! Just $2 per child up to age 12. Registration starts at 4pm at the following Willowbrook entrances: Sport Chek, Swimco, and Lenscrafters. Proceeds from the event benefit the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada. More information available at www.shopwillowbrook.com.

Remove invasive plants at Aldergrove Regional Parks

November 1
This is a collaborative activity between the Lower Mainland Green Team and Metro Vancouver Regional Parks. It's a great way to: make a tangible impact on the environment; meet like-minded people; learn about the environmental issues facing parks; connect to nature; learn to become a leader and work as a team; gain volunteer hours; and have fun! No experience is necessary. Instruction, tools, gloves and refreshments are provided! Please sign up directly at our site!

TWU Spartans Volleyball

November 1
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 5 PM, men's volleyball at 7 PM.

Fraser Valley Wine Festival

November 1
An Elegant, enjoyable fundraiser event held at Willowbrook Shopping Center after hours. 200+ Wines Food from 11 Restaurants. Tickets must be purchased prior. Info call 604.202.0364. 7-9:30pm at Willowbrook Shopping Centre.

Until Everyone Comes Home

November 1
Saturday, November 1, 2014 The Langley Centennial Museum and Trinity Western University's School of the Arts, Media + Culture is proud to present; Until Everyone Comes Home, a variety show with historical vignettes from the World War Two period. The show will be held at the Chief Sepass Theatre in Fort Langley on Saturday, November 1st at 2:00pm. Tickets can be purchased for $25 on the Museum's website at museum.tol.ca or by calling 604.532.3536.

Langley Rivermen vs Coquitlam Express

November 1
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 1 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Coquitlam Express.

Critter Care Fundraiser Featuring House Wine Band

November 1
Please join us at Backyard Vineyards on Saturday night from 6-9pm to raise money for the Critter Care Wildlife Society. Buy a platter or a glass of wine and we will donate 50% to Critter Care. House Wine will be performing live from 6-9pm. Where: Backyard Vineyards – 3033 232nd St., Langley, BC, 604.539.9463

Milner Village Winter Market

November 1 - December 20
Please join the 2014 Milner Winter Market. Saturdays, Oct 25 to Dec 20, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Located in the covered nursery of the old red barn, this year’s 9 week market features more space, returning vendors, increased advertising and an emphasis on family fun. Basic stall fees: $35. Parking is plentiful and free, there are carts available for set-up and take down, and market staff/volunteers will be there to help. Applications online now. inseasonfarmersmarket.com/vendor-application-2/

Langley Rivermen vs Merritt Centennials

November 5
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 5 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Merritt Centennials.

Fraser Valley Chambers of Commerce Business Showcase

November 5
Presented by the Fraser Valley Chambers of Commerce: Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Langley, Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows, Surrey and South Surrey & White Rock You are invited to attend the Fraser Valley's most inclusive networking event of the year! Meet hundreds of people from all over the valley for the opportunity to expand your network! Visit over 80 exhibitor booths! Many local business people and guests from all participating communities attending! This networking event is FREE to attend but an RSVP is appreciated.

5th Annual Sip&Slurp

November 6
Join 1 Fish 2 Fish Fresh Seafood Market for a sustainable seafood celebration with Chef Ned Bell, founder of Chefs for Oceans. Enjoy Ocean Wise inspired canapes with B.C. wine and craft beer pairings.

Langley Rivermen vs Chilliwack Chiefs

November 7
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 7 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Coquitlam Express.

TWU Spartans Basketball

November 7
Women's basketball at 6 PM, men's basketball at 8 PM

Walnut Grove Fall Festival

November 8
This fall festival and market is for the whole family. There will be artisans, crafts, food, chocolate and fun outdoors and indoors. In Walnut Grove at WGLC, 20530 88th Ave, Langley from 10am to 3 pm.

Beyond Fibre Artisan Show and Sale

November 8 - November 9
November 8 & 9 – Beyond Fibre Artisan Sale, Fort Langley Langley Weavers’ and Spinners’ Guild Annual Juried Show and Sale Looking for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts to give or to keep for your own enjoyment? Beyond Fibre features woven, knitted, spun and felted items handcrafted by Guild members as well as jewellery, pottery, leather work, soaps and more made by other local artists. Are you a fibre artist? Visit the Wool Room at the Sale for yarn, fibre, supplies and equipment. There will be door prizes, a silent auction and ongoing demonstrations of spinning and weaving. Beyond Fibre Fort Langley Community Hall 9167 Glover Road, Fort Langley Sat. Nov. 8 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sun. Nov. 9 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

TWU Spartans Basketball

November 8
Women's basketball at 5 PM, men's basketball at 7 PM

Snowfest

November 9
Snowfest is our annual celebration of all things SNOW…related. It is an event where you can meet your local community groups, clubs, vendors and talk about playing in the snow. Come join us for informative clinics from industry leaders, presentations, prize draws, great deals, give away, a kids zone featuring snow crafts and much much more! The festival will be running from 11:00am until 4:00pm.

Langley Rivermen vs West Kelowna Warriors

November 11
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 11 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the West Kelowna Warriors.

Get Your Sparkle On!

November 12
On Wednesday, November 12 at 7pm, Tracycakes Bakery Café and Fashion Blogger, Brianna Carson of What Would Audrey Wear, invite you for an evening of laughter, wine, canapés, and fashion! Brianna will be providing personal consultations including ‘how to dress for your beautiful body type’, modelling jewellery by Stella and Dot, and sharing make-up and hair tips endorsed by Blo Dry Bar. You’ll have everything you need to look your best this season! Tickets are only $25! Limited seating available! Location: 21594 48th Avenue, Langley.

Christmas Craft Fair

November 14 - November 15
Saints Joachim and Ann Parish 2827 - 273rd Street, Aldergrove, British Columbia V4W2T7 Handmade goods from local artisans and crafters, along with baked goods and preserves. Whether you’re looking for the perfect present, charming Christmas ornaments, or the ultimate strawberry jam, you’ll find it here. Hungry? We’ll be serving chili and pie for supper on Friday night, or you can join us for a light lunch on Saturday afternoon. Artisans and crafters: Tables rent for $30.00 and corners for $50.00. To rent a space, or for more information, contact: Ann (604) 857-2902 Pauline (604) 287-6153

TWU Spartans Basketball

November 14
Women's basketball at 6 PM, men's basketball at 8 PM

TWU Spartans Men's Hockey

November 14
TWU Spartans BCIHL Men's Hockey, 7 PM at the Langley Events Centre.

TWU Spartans Men's Hockey

November 15
TWU Spartans BCIHL Men's Hockey, 7 PM at the Langley Events Centre.

The Christmas Show at the Langley Events Centre

November 15 - November 16
Saturday, November 15 10am-9pm Sunday, November 16 10am-5:30pm Bring your friends and family to explore our Winter Wonderland! You'll find everything you need to make this holiday season festive: Christmas crafts, holiday gifts, seasonal fashions and decor, entertaining tips and whole lot more! Stop by on Saturday for the Gingerbread House Competition, then take your time browsing the Artisan Marketplace featuring 25 unique booths. Bring the kids - Santa will be making an early visit from the North Pole in our special Kringle's Kids Korner! The first 200 visitors on both Saturday and Sunday will receive a FREE GIFT.

TWU Spartans Basketball

November 15
Women's basketball at 5 PM, men's basketball at 7 PM

Beautiful brrr painting pARTy

November 16
4pm at N Y Grill and Bistro 20204 Fraser Hwy Langley Local artist, Freda will guide you step by step in creating a master piece of your own! No experience or artistic skills needed! Fun relaxed encouraging environment Chat, paint and have fun. Date night? Girls night out? ...or a great event for the whole family (kids 7+) All kids must be accompanied by a parent Limited space available. Buy your ticket online to secure your spot!

West Coast Wine Academy

November 16
Certified wine instructors educate students in a private relaxed and casual atmosphere at Backyard Vineyards in Langley. Included in all wine academy experiences: printed class materials, professional tasting glasses, wine and barrel samples, gourmet cheese samples, and either a personalized certificate of completion or Academy Wine Diploma.

The Netherlands

November 16
Jeroen Van Veen, piano Enjoy a mesmerizing performance by this acclaimed Dutch pianist featuring works from his latest CDs by composers such as Phillip Glass, Arvo Part and others.

Douglas Day

November 19
Douglas Day marks the day on November 19, 1858, when James Douglas proclaimed British Columbia a Crown Colony in Fort Langley’s Big House. Mark this significant event by taking your photo on the spot where BC was established, watching a skit and enjoying family activities.

His Game, Her Rules author visit

November 20
Just in time for the hockey season BC author Charlene Groome comes to Murrayville Library to read from her latest hockey romance "His Game, Her Rules". Phone the library at 604-533-0339 to reserve a seat for this free program. November 20 at 7:00 pm

TWU Spartans Volleyball

November 21
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 6 PM, men's volleyball at 8 PM.

Langley Rivermen vs Surrey Eagles

November 21
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 21 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Surrey Eagles.

Bloom Market in Fort Langley

November 22 - November 23
Christmas and Winter Market on November 22 & 23, 11am-5pm at the Fort Langley Community Hall. Featuring many unique artisans, this event will be sure to get you in the holiday spirit!

TWU Spartans Volleyball

November 22
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 5 PM, men's volleyball at 7 PM.

Langley Rivermen vs Vernon Vipers

November 22
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 22 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Vernon Vipers.

Langley Rivermen vs Penticton Vees

November 28
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on November 28 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Penticton Vees.

TWU Spartans Volleyball

November 28
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 6 PM, men's volleyball at 8 PM.

Gold Rush Murder Mystery Dinner

November 29
The year is 1858. Ten days after British Columbia is proclaimed a colony, you and your companions – yearning for a better life – decide to go north and claim your stake in the Gold Rush. At the cusp of adventure, you arrive at the gates of Fort Langley planning to celebrate your new life and prospective wealth, when everything goes awry. A festive evening takes a dark turn as murder strikes in the birthplace of BC. Worst of all, you are suspect until you can prove otherwise! Join us for an evening of intrigue with Fort Langley's brand new event Gold Rush Murder Mystery. Experience the thrill of solving a mystery in the exact location where BC was proclaimed a colony. The event includes a hearty meal that would delight the stomach of the hungriest gold miner, the opportunity to get dressed into select period costume pieces, as well the chance to win prizes for the most convincing performance and best costume.

TWU Spartans Volleyball

November 29
Trinity Western University CIS Volleyball at the Langley Events Centre. Women's volleyball at 5 PM, men's volleyball at 7 PM.

SEASON OF DREAMS

November 29 - December 7
The Langley Community Chorus presents our 23rd annual Christmas Concert titled "Season of Dreams". Our Director Anita Comba has selected a wide range of seasonal music to present to you. We will be performing, in Latin, four movements of the famous and stirring Gloria in D-major by Antonio Vivaldi. Other selections include Candle in the Night; Song for a Winter's Night; December's Keep; Breath of Heaven; our beautiful title song Season of Dreams; plus several well known traditional Carols. On the lighter side we will sing the popular I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas. A full song list is on our website: www.langleychorus.org This will be an entertaining and enjoyable concert to get everyone in the mood for the 2014 Christmas season. There will be 2 concerts: Afternoon Matinee - 3:00 pm - Saturday, November 29 Willoughby Christian Reformed Church 20525 72nd Avenue, Langley, BC Afternoon Matinee - 3:00 pm - Sunday, December 7 United Churches of Langley (Sharon United) 21562 Old Yale Road, Langley, BC TICKETS: Adults $15 - Students $10 - 12 and under Free. Available at the door 30 minutes before Concert

TWU Spartans Men's Hockey

December 5
TWU Spartans BCIHL Men's Hockey, 7 PM at the Langley Events Centre.

Langley Rivermen vs Surrey Eagles

December 9
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 9 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Surrey Eagles.

Langley Rivermen vs Cowichan Capitals

December 12
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 12 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Cowichan Capitals.

Langley Rivermen vs Surrey Eagles

December 13
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 13 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Surrey Eagles.

Langley Rivermen vs PG Spruce Kings

December 18
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 18 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Prince George Spruce Kings.

Langley Rivermen vs PR Kings

December 19
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 19 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Powell River Kings.

Langley Rivermen vs Victoria Grizzlies

December 20
Exciting Junior A hockey at the Langley Events Centre: on December 20 at 7 PM, the Langley Rivermen will take on the Victoria Grizzlies

Heritage Holiday at the Fort

December 20 - January 4
Get away from the holiday bustle and make memories with your family and friends at the fort! Enjoy a traditional holiday atmosphere, crafts, and children’s activities. (Closed Dec. 25, 26, Jan 1)

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Wine and Cheese

Wine & Artisan Foods

Savour delicious wines and enjoy freshly baked goods.

Girl Picking Strawberries

Farms & markets

Fresh air, sunshine and lots of perfectly ripened produce.

Girls Shopping

Shopping

With over 600 shops to choose from, there's something for you.

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Family Safari

Enjoy a day trip or camp-out on an incredible wildlife adventure.

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