10 things to do in the Fraser Valley in June

Surrey Night Market

With summer just around the corner, there’s plenty to see and do East of the Port Mann this summer. Here’s a peek into what’s going on in Surrey, Langley, Abbotsford and Chilliwack this June.


Surrey Night Market

The only multi-cultural night market in the Fraser Valley, offering a wide variety of food vendors, services and live performances.

  • When: May 29 to Sep 20, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Where: Cloverdale Exhibition Grounds, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: $2 for adults, children are free
  • Website: surreynightmarket.com

Arts 2015 Opening Reception

An exhibition and award ceremony to celebrate art making and collaboration between the Arts Council of Surrey, Surrey Art Gallery and local artists.

  • When: June 26, 7 to 9 p.m.
  • Where: Surrey Art Gallery
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: surrey.ca/arts

Greek Food Festival

A traditional Greek festival featuring authentic dishes, Greek pastries, live music and speciality items.

  • When: June 5 to June 14
  • Time: Weekends noon to 10 p.m., weekdays 4 to 10 p.m.
  • Where: 13181 – 96th Avenue, Surrey
  • Website: facebook.com/SurreyGreek
Greek salad (Emily/Flickr)

Greek salad (Emily/Flickr)


Langley Community Farmers’ Market

A tasty outdoor market with over 40 vendors and local produce.

Father’s Day Annual Wine & Swine

A charity fundraiser with wine pairing stations, BC guide dogs and live local music.

  • When: June 21, 11.30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Where: Township 7 Vineyards & Winery
  • Cost: $40 + taxes
  • Website: Tickets available at club7.township7.com
Father's Day wine celebration (Don LaVange/Flickr)

Father’s Day wine celebration (Don LaVange/Flickr)

Tri-it Triathlon

A mini-triathlon featuring youth, adult and relay team categories.

  • When: June 14 at 8 a.m.
  • Where: Al Anderson Memorial Pool
  • Cost: $45 for youth, $70 for adult
  • Info: Call 604-514-2865 to register


Wine & Beer Festival

A silent auction with wine and beer tasting along with blues music, appetizers and door prizes.

  • When: June 6 at 7 p.m.
  • Where: Sevenoaks Shopping Centre
  • Cost: $40 each. Ticket price includes five tasting tickets and appies and must be purchased in advanced
  • Phone: 604-855 0252
  • Website: abbotsfordmatsquirotary.com
Beer sampler (Quinn Dombrowski/Flickr)

Beer sampler (Quinn Dombrowski/Flickr)

Walk for Down Syndrome Awareness

A 2.2km walk to raise awareness and funds to support families and children with Down syndrome.


Ryder Lake Ramble

A chance to explore the natural beauty, exotic animals and garden paths around Ryder Lake.

  • When: June 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 14, noon to 5 p.m.
  • Where: Ryder Lake
  • Cost: $5 per person, $15 per carload
  • Info: Tickets available at the Ryder Lake Hall
Explore nature in Chilliwack (GoToVan/Flickr)

Explore nature in Chilliwack (GoToVan/Flickr)

Corks & Canvas

An evening of artsy fun with wine and painting tips from a local artist.

A night of wine and painting tips (emdot/Flickr)

A night of wine and painting tips (emdot/Flickr)

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