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!
Pumpkins, Pigs & Petting Zoos at Aldor Acres Ltd
September 19 - October 31
It's that time of year again - pumpkin picking time. Step out of the hustle and bustle and come on down to the farm for the day to find your special pumpkin and have a visit with all our animal friends. Take a hayride out to one of our 6 pumpkin patches after wandering around the farmyard. Feed the goats in the petting zoo, cuddle bunnies in the bunny corrals, and cheer on our 4 legged friends at the Swine Scurry Pig Racing track. Be sure to stop by the Farmacy on your way out for your farm fresh veggies, meat packages, and artisanal preserves. We are open daily from September 19th - October 31st, 9am-5pm, Rain or Shine. Admission is $8 per person. Pumpkins range from $1-$20.
Walnut Grove Community Market
September 18 - October 9
The Walnut Grove Business Association presents North Langley's first Community Market on Friday, Sept. 18th from 4-8 p.m. at 8880 - 202nd Street, Walnut Grove (in the parking lot of Remax, Vanilla Clothing, North Langley Paint) This Community Market includes local artisans, distilleries, food samples, quality baking, live entertainment and more.
Saturday Night Jazz & Blues at lelәm´ Arts & Cultural Café
September 26 - November 28
Every Saturday night from 6 - 9 pm, lelәm´ Arts & Cultural Café in Fort Langley features live jazz and blues presented by Dave Quinn of RazzMaJazz Entertainment. Hear accomplished musicians like jazz pianist Miles Black and blues & jazz vocalist Sibel Thrasher among others. Named after our word for house / a place to gather, lelәm´ Arts & Cultural Café is accessible to all ages and serves local organic cuisine with a First Nations twist on the riverfront in historic Fort Langley. For a listing of the Saturday Night Jazz special guests visit www.lelem.ca or www.razzmajazz.ca.
The Artful Dodger Open Mic
May 3 - December 20
Every Sunday The Artful Dodger Pub in Langley Hosts "Open Mic with Roger Potter" from 6pm till 10pm Acoustic Based. All Ages till 9pm. Roger Potter is Sponsored by Long & McQuade and Darkwood Drums.
Langley Community Farmer's Market
May 20 - October 14
Fill your Basket and Feed your Soul at the Langley Community Farmers Market! The LCFM is pleased to welcome Vendors and Customers alike to participate in Langley’s tastiest outdoor market. Throughout the Spring and Summer each Wednesday from 2pm – 6:30pm at the Kwantlen Polytechnic University Campus you will find more than 40 vendors that “Make it, Bake it or Grow it” selling the very best this region has to offer. We are located at Kwantlen University Campus Courtyard, 20901 Langley Bypass, Langley, BC May 20 to October 14!
Art Talk & Opening :: Olivia de Fleuriot Perry
Join us for a night of conversation with our artist for the month of October, Olivia de Fleuriot Perry. Olivia de Fleuriot is an emerging artist and recent graduate of Trinity Western University’s School of Arts, Media and Culture with a BA (Honours) in Art + Design. Olivia’s material semiotic practice emerged in response to her fascination with the body and human perception. Olivia seeks to inform the complex interrelations of one’s bodily experience in relation to others, and hopes through this process to probe a deeper investigation of non-spoken and nonverbal interactions. 7-9pm
The Cranberry Festival
The Cranberry Festival is held each year on the Saturday of the Thanksgiving weekend in the heart of historic Fort Langley. We celebrate the harvest and history of the cranberry in Fort Langley. Cool, unique vendors, free entertainment, pancake breakfast, and family activities await everyone for what is always a great day in the centre of Fort Langley.
Halloween Decorative Blocks Workshop
October 10 - October 24
Create an attractive decoration for your home! Play with fancy papers, imagery, and different painting techniques. This is an easy one-day project that you can customize with your *own photos (optional)! TWO DATES TO CHOOSE FROM: When: Saturday, October 10 Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 or When: Saturday, October 24 Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 Level: Ages 16+ Cost: $45 (includes all material) REGISTRATION DEADLINE: OCT. 8, 22
Fireside Concerts presents Quintessential Jazz
Join us for a night of smooth jazz and good vibes. Local band Quintessential will be with us for an evening. Quintessential has entertained appreciative audiences at venues ranging from posh ballrooms to outdoor festivals to house concerts to corporate events to packing out the local bistro and more. Our music has been featured on CBC, CKUA, Jango and Jazz Radio.com Enjoy great live music from a band that loves to play jazz for people! Quintessential Jazz Band is based in Vancouver, Canada and is proud to be a musical sponsor with Mission Possible and a supporter of Jazz Evensong at the Sanctuary, Vancouver's new weekly jazz venue. Doors open at 7.30pm. DOOR CHARGE: By donation
Cranberry Festival at Fort Langley National Historic Site
Along Glover Road in the village of Fort Langley, pick up some fresh cranberries for your Thanksgiving feast and browse nearly 100 vendors’ wares in the village of Fort Langley's biggest event of the year! At Fort Langley National Historic Site (23433 Mavis Ave.), watch a barrel-making demonstration, try cranberry bannock, play cranberry-related games, and more.
Green Wednesday Film Screening "The Pristine Coast"
The Pristine Coast highlights the work of BC salmon advocate Alexandra Morton. The film makes the case that the marine ecosystem off the coast of British Columbia is in trouble, with open net pen fish farms leading to the collapse of many wild fish populations. And wild fish populations are critical in the fight to reduce greenhouses gases and stop global warming. Follow the wild salmon story! Event features a Q&A session with Scott Renyard, the writer/director/producer. Hosted by Langley Environmental Partners Society, the Township of Langley WaterWeeks, the Green Ideas Network and Kwantlen Polytechnic University. FREE event (donations accepted) Location: Fraser River Presentation Theatre, 4th floor, Township of Langley civic facility Registration required: ph 604.532.3511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Green Wednesdays at KPU
In their 8th annual series, join Green Ideas Network and Kwantlen's School of Hort for their kick-off event, co-hosted with LEPS for WaterWeeks on Wed., Oct. 14th with a screening of The Pristine Coast at 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the Fraser River Presentation Theatre at the TOL Civic Centre. Door prizes, display tables. FREE. Q&A with the filmmaker. Please register at email@example.com Check out the Green Ideas Network website to watch the trailer.
Flappers, Funnies and the Roaring 20's
October 15 - November 18
Giggle Dam brings their signature Dinner and Theatre experience to Cascades Casino's award winning Summit Theatre! "Flappers, Funnies and the Roaring 20's on October 15th & November 18th. Tickets are on sale now - $45 + GST. Purchase Tickets online at TicketWeb, or in person by calling 604-530-2211 or visiting Casino Guest Services desk.
October 15 - October 29
Tales of love in the after-life, mysterious burials, and hair-raising amputations will chill visitors during Fort Langley National Historic Site’s annual Grave Tales Historic Walking Tours. Costumed interpreters will share tales of misfortune in Fort Langley’s cemeteries, streets, and inside the spooky 1850s fort. Learn about some long dead, but still lingering spirits, including Louisa Emptage who searches for her Hudson’s Bay Company-employed husband William at the Fort Langley cemetery. Maybe you’ll see the ghostly young boy who still wants to play in the Big House. Finish the tour with a hot drink around the bonfire. Tickets go on sale on September 12 at 8 am (links will be activated at that time). NEW this year: Enhanced three hour program (9pm only). Hear more stories on the walk and enjoy an extra spooky hour behind the walls of Vancouver’s only fort!
It's a milestone anniversary you don't want to miss! Join us in the lounge for homemade treats, tasty refreshments and live entertainment as we celebrate 15 years in the community! Family and friends are welcome to attend our memorable event.
Giant Ruler Growth Chart Workshop
October 16 - October 17
Measure the growth of your child with this eye-catching piece! Jacqueline De-ath from Homeworks Etc. Designs will show you how to create your own giant ruler in this one-day workshop. You can customize with a selection of colours and graphics to suit your home decor. TWO CLASSES TO CHOOSE FROM: When: Friday, October 16 Time: 10:30 am – noon or When: Saturday, October 17 Time: 10:30 am – noon Cost: $49 (includes all material) Level: 16+ REGISTRATION DEADLINE: OCT 14
LSRS 5th Annual Garage Sale
The Langley Senior Resources Society is holding its 5th Annual Garage Sale on October 17th from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm! (We are taking item donations until Oct. 14th!) Great deals, great food, and great raffle prizes! Come on down- we've got the right price for you!
Water Shed Community Feast :: Pork
October 17, 2015. 6.30pm Join us for a night of amazing food, drink and celebration showcasing Pig from Urban Digs Farm. Raising free-range, pastured, ethical and sustainable pigs, Urban Digs’ influence on how meat is grown and consumed in the Lower Mainland is growing. The visionary and operator behind the farm, Julia Smith will be with us for the evening, sharing her story and helping us think about what and how we consume meat within our every day lives. Chef Jenn will be cooking up a three course feast featuring pork and also sharing her perspective as a Chef and restauranteur. All are welcome at our table! Save your space my calling in and paying the deposit below. DEPOSIT: $20 Pay the rest of the balance on the night. TOTAL COST: $60
Fall Auto Show
October 19 - October 25
Vroom…. Vroom…! The Fall Auto Show is on at Willowbrook Shopping Centre from October 19 to 25! The latest vehicles from local dealerships will be showcased at the centre-wide event. Find more information at shopwillowbrook.com.
The Official Blues Brotherstm Revue
The Official Blues Brotherstm Revue is the duo sanctioned by Dan Aykroyd and Judith Belushi to don the official hat and sunglasses and walk in the footsteps of the legendary Jake and Elwood Blues. Performers Wayne Catania and Kieron Lafferty capture the infectious humor and unbridled spirit of the Blues Brothers like no one since John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd walked the stage. Backed by a powerhouse band, they’ll give you a show to remember, packed with classic hits from the Blues Brothers catalog.Wednesday, October 21 at the Cascades Casino Summit Theatre in Langley Tickets are $52.50 (plus Facility Fee and Service Charges) from Casino Guest Services. Charge by phone at 604-530-2211 or online at www.ticketweb.ca.
Ugly, the other other Cinderella story
Monumental Theatre is very proud and excited to announce that it will be debuting its first full-length, all-original musical, UGLY: The Other, Other Cinderella Story. UGLY is the story of Cinderella’s ugly step-sisters, Imogen and Maxine, and their journey to find who they are. It’s a story or love, bravery, acceptance, and inner-strength, as the girls come to realize that not every happy ending looks the same. Ugly is set to have its world premiere in Langley, BC on October 23, 24, and 25, 2015
This Montreal based baroque ensemble brings a fascinating blend of European polyphony and Latin American traditional music together in an unusual way through a programme called Salsa Baroque. This unique ensemble will highlight music of Latin America and Spain of the 17th and 18th Century. Tickets are: Adult $18 | Senior $15 | Student $10. Commentary & Coffee 2:30PM, 3:30PM Concert. Rose Gellert Hall 4899 207th Street Langley, BC V3A 2E4 Tel: 604-534-2848
@ Laughing Stock Ranch 240st & 32ave Langley Oct 25, 2015 * 10am - 4pm Featured Activities Included With Admission Pony Ride through haunted trails Bouncy Castles * Petting Zoo Craft table * Colouring Contest Candy in the haystack room Haunted stall displays & more Pumpkin patch - (Market price for pumpkins) Concession… (Prices will be displayed) $10.00 Per child (Adults no charge) Additional tickets for extra pony rides are $ 5.00 Tickets at the door. Schools and groups can be accommodated for the month of October e-mail laughingstockranch.ca or call 604 720-6484 for more info. Raising $ for our Laughing Stock Ranch Bursary Program To assist local Children to attend our specialized programs
The Langley Pos-Abilities Masquerade Gala
Please Join Us Friday October 30th At Cascades Casino Resort 6PM - Midnight HOST MC Kevin Evans ‘Dine In The Dark’ Blindfold Masks Provided Live Music · DJ · Dancing Live & Silent Auction For Ticket Info Call: 778-726-0711 Available Online At langley.pos-abilities.org Costumes Are Encouraged!
Halloween Murder Mystery
Help us with your detective skills for a comedic Halloween Murder Mystery. While enjoying a delicious roast beef dinner on Halloween night, some crimes will take place. It will be up to you and your friends to connect the dots and solve this mysterious crime! Call 604-534-4555 ext 3 to purchase your tickets.
Halloween Hoot at the Fort
On October 31st, Trick-r-treat at Fort Langley National Historic Site, and discover surprises along the way! Get your face painted and make a craft. Geared toward young families - wear your costumes for great photos.
Trick or Treat Parade at Willowbrook Shopping Centre
Willowbrook Shopping Centre’s Trick or Treat Parade takes place from 4:30 to 5:30pm on October 31, 2015. Join us for this popular and lively Halloween event! Just $2 per child up to age 12. Registration starts at 3:30pm at the following Willowbrook entrances: Sport Chek, Swimco, Tim Hortons, and Sashimi Sushi. Proceeds from the event will go to the Langley School District Foundation to support innovative and essential school programs for Langley students.
Willy Wonka Fun Night
Willy Wonka Fun Night is an annual free community event held at Bethel Mennonite Church on Oct. 31 from 6-8pm. Attractions include carnival games, tons of candy, coffee for adults, and a visit from Mr. Wonka himself! All ages are welcome to enjoy some family fun! Bethel Mennonite Church 24687 56th Ave, Langley, BC
Power of the Purse Fundraiser
Head to Thunderbird Showpark on Sunday November 1st from 1-4pm for the Power of the Purse Fundraiser! Silent Auction & Sale of New and Gently Used Purses - Fund Raising Event with Proceeds going to the B.C. Cancer Agency - For Women's Cancer. Tickets $20. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Noel A Vintage Market
November 6 - November 7
Noel A Vintage Market takes place Friday November 6th from 5-9pm & Saturday 10-5pm at Little White House & Co. In Fort Langley, BC. 9090 Glover Rd. The Eve of Noel An exclusive evening of vintage faire, petite savouries & sweets, holiday punch, door prizes and give-a-ways Tickets $28 Saturday Shopping Swag bags for the first 50 guests. Vintage market and holiday punch. Admission $8
Fraser Valley Wine Festival
The Rotary Club of Langley Central hosts the 26th Annual Fraser Valley Wine Festival Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015, 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. (doors open @ 7 p.m.) Where: Willowbrook Shopping Centre, Langley BC (west entrance) If you have a passion for wine, food and friends then treat yourself to this well-known event. There will be over 30 wineries and 12 restaurants attending with sumptuous appetizers to sample and enjoy! Wake up your taste buds with wines from around the globe and wrap your lips around food from Langley’s best restaurants. Come, bring your friends to an evening of excellent value …..have fun and support a great cause! Net proceeds go to Langley Children In Need. Last year was a sell out crowd…don’t be left out… buy your tickets now!!! Tickets are $50 (19+ to attend) and can be purchased online at www.fvwf.ca or at Willowbrook Shopping Centre, Customer Service Counter. See you there!!
Event Details: Date: Sunday November 8th, 2015 (11am-4pm) Location: MEC Langley, 6121 200th Street, Unit #1, Langley BC Activities: Clinics and Workshops on various topics such as Winter Camping Nordic Ski Waxing, Winter Cycling, Ski Care, and dressing for winter sports. We will also be hosting a group bike ride as well as a group run. And don’t forget the Kidz Zone where we will have crafts for the kids.
The 2nd Annual Christmas Show
November 13 - November 15
Shop, learn, taste and experience the best the holiday season has to offer at the 2nd Annual Christmas Show – at the Langley Events Centre November 13, 14, 15, 2015. Parking is FREE! Three fun filled days of reveling in the contagious holiday spirit right in the Heart of The Fraser Valley! Featuring 200 holiday décor, fashion, food and gift exhibitors, it’s a shopping extravaganza not to be missed. Visitors will be treated to an exciting schedule of guest appearances on the main stage. Lots of activities for the kids, not to mention each child will receive a FREE picture with Santa. O’ and let’s not forget the adults…what about a free picture wearing his/her crazy/ugly Christmas Sweater! For more information visit our website or contact us at 604.613.9419.
Murrayville Holiday Market
November 13 - November 14
Nov 13th-14th & Dec 12th 2015 Christmas Craft Fair at Murrayville Hall in Langley FREE Admission! 50 vendors in attendance Hall is at 21667 48 Ave Murrayville Hall - Langley BC
THAT’S THE SPIRIT! Charity Shopping Night
Willowbrook Shopping Centre’s THAT’S THE SPIRIT! Charity Shopping Night takes place at the centre on Tuesday, November 17 from 6:30pm to 10:00pm. This exclusive ticketed shopping event will allow attendees to enjoy an elevated holiday shopping experience, help local charitable organizations, and take advantage of exclusive savings at the same time. The evening will feature over $12,000 in prizes, free Santa photos, gift with purchase offer, refreshments, live entertainment, amazing store discounts and offers, and more. 100% of the event ticket sale proceeds will benefit local charities. $10 tickets available at Willowbrook’s Customer Service Centre, via participating charities, and online at shopwillowbrook.com. A limited quantity of $25 VIP tickets also available through Willowbrook’s Customer Service Centre. Visit shopwillowbrook.com for more information.
Mercer Park Duo
The cello and piano duo has commissioned and premiered numerous new Canadian works - hear the highlights of multiple collaborations. Tickets are: Adult $18 | Senior $15 | Student $10. Commentary & Coffee 2:30PM, 3:30PM Concert Rose Gellert Hall 4899 207th Street Langley, BC V3A 2E4 Tel: 604-534-2848
Benjamin Butterfield, tenor & Sarah Hagan, piano
Regarded by the Washington Post as a tenor who sings “...with taste, authority and agility,” Benjamin Butterfield joins “outstandingly inventive” pianist Sarah Hagen in concert. Their recital will explore a wealth of vocal repertoire spanning from the masterful Schumann’s Dichterliebe to the modern day Art Songs of Randy Newman. Tickets are: Adult $25 | Senior $22 | Student $16 LCMS Student $10. Rose Gellert Hall 4899 207th Street Langley, BC V3A 2E4 Tel: 604-534-2848
6th Ave presents "And To All A Good Night"
Saturday, December 5th, 7PM St. Andrew's United Church - 9025 Glover Road, Fort Langley Celebrate the holiday season with a harmonic blend of 6 unaltered voices joining together to create a fabulous evening of new and traditional Christmas songs. 6th Ave's unique blend of sultry jazz and smooth vocal stylings is sure to enhance your holiday season. Advanced Ticket Sales start Oct 1 with General Admission $15 and Seniors & Children (5-12) $10 visit our facebook page or eventbrite for more details.
Murrayville Holiday Market
Dec 12th 2015 Christmas Craft Fair at Murrayville Hall in Langley FREE Admission! 50 vendors in attendance Hall is at 21667 48 Ave Murrayville Hall - Langley BC