City of Surrey January Events Round-Up

SURREY: There are plenty of free and low-cost family-friendly activities happening in our city this month. For complete details visit


TGI Family Fridays – FREE
Fri Jan 19, 5:30 – 7:30pm |Cloverdale Recreation Centre | Winter crafts and activities.

Fri Jan 26, 5:30 – 7:30pm |Don Christian Recreation Centre |Join in for a bouncy castle, games and crafts.

Connect with Nature – Birding Walks

Sat Jan 20, 9am – 11am | Elgin Heritage Park (13601 Crescent Rd) | FREE

Walk through wetland habitats for a chance to shorebirds feeding on the Nicomekl River mudflats and a northern harrier swooping over the meadow. Rain or shine.

Many Visions, Many Visions Curator’s Talk & Opening Reception

Sat Jan 20, 6:30−9pm | Surrey Art Gallery | FREE

Celebrate the opening of the ground-breaking exhibit Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India. Surrey Art Gallery is the only Canadian stop on this international tour. For more info call 604-501-5566

Sledge Hockey – Try it Day!

Sat Jan 20, 4:15 – 6:15 pm |Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex Arena

Try to shoot the puck, move your sled and play games with experienced coaches and staff. All equipment is provided. Participants (ages 6 and up) will get the chance to learn about adapted sport programs and services provided by the City of Surrey. Event is FREE, registration required. Call 604-501-5100 to register.

Preschool Open Houses

Jan 20-25 | Times vary

Tour the facilities, meet staff and learn why people choose the City of Surrey for their child’s care. Registration opens on Feb 1, 8:30am. For more info visit


Surrey Kids Read

Sat Jan 20, 11am – 2pm |Guildford Town Centre’s Centre Court

Come celebrate Family Literacy Day with a full lineup of children’s entertainers. The first 200 families will receive a free copy of the book, The Reading Tree.

Western Skate

Jan 27 – Mar 4 | Times and locations vary

Yee-Haw! Grab your skates, saddle up and mosey down for a public skate with a western twist. All ages are welcome. No skates? No problem! Skate rentals are available at an additional cost. Visit for more information.