10 things to do in Surrey this February

Feb 4 2020, 4:51 pm

Keep the good times going in Surrey with our picks of 10 events to check out in February. Enjoy live burlesque, family geocache hunt, and more.

For more things happening around town, check out our events section.

How the Other Half Loves

What: White Rock Player’s Club presents How the Other Half Loves by Sir Alan Ayckbourn. The comedic play tells the story of three different marriages that turns into a spirited game of mixed doubles involving sex, jealousy, and ingenious stagecraft.

When: Wednesdays to Sundays from February 5 until February 22, 2020
Time: 12 to 3 pm
Where: White Rock Playhouse — 1532 Johnston Road, White Rock
Tickets: Online

Thursday Artist Talk: Victoria Mitchell, “Returning to Your Creative Passion”

What: Abstract/representational mixed media artist Victoria Mitchell shares her journey of rediscovering her artistic passions, and aims to inspire others to follow their own creative pursuits.

When: February 6, 2020
Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Surrey Art Gallery – 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Admission: Free

The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue

Cheesecake Burlesque Revue

What: Award-winning Victoria burlesque troupe The Cheesecake Burlesque Revue have performed all over the world, including Las Vegas, New York, Paris and Rome. They perform at the Surrey Arts Centre on February 8.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre — 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Nature Work Parties

What: Help take care of Surrey’s unique urban forest in Hazelnut Meadows Community Park by removing invasive plants and litter. No experience is required and everyone is welcome to take part. Tools, training, and light refreshments will be provided.

When: February 8, 2020
Time: 10 am to 12 pm
Where: Hazelnut Meadows Community Park – 14069 68 Avenue, Surrey
Admission: Free

Valentine’s and Family Day Weekend Train Ride

What: Bear Creek Train & Mini Golf presents Valentine’s and Family Day Weekend train rides from February 10 to 17. There will also be crafts for the young ones to enjoy.

When: February 10 until February 17, 2020
Time: 10 am to 4 pm daily
Where: Bear Creek Park – 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Admission: $7

Family Day Geocache Treasure Hunt

What: Partners in Parks hosts a Family Day geocache treasure hunt. Form a team and navigate with a GPS unit to find hidden treasure boxes. Participants under 14 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Instruction and GPS units provided. No experience necessary.

When: February 15, 2020
Time: 11 to 2:30 pm
Where: Redwood Park — 17900 20 Avenue, Surrey
Admission: Free. One person per team must pre-register online or by phone (604-501-5100) for a start time

Snowed In Comedy Tour

What: Snowed In Comedy Tour is Canada’s biggest comedy tour, with performances in 70 cities across the country. Just for Laughs winner Dan Quinn, Great Canadian Laugh Off winner Paul Myrehaug, six-time Canadian Comedian of the year nominee Pete Zedlacher, and Seattle Comedy Competition winner Damonde Tschritter perform at Surrey Arts Centre on February 15.

When: February 15, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre — 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Family Day at the Museum

What: Play board games with the family, take part in a scavenger hunt, and pose for a photo with mascot Raj the Racoon at Museum of Surrey’s Family Day.

When: February 17, 2020
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Where: Museum of Surrey – 17710 56a Avenue, Surrey
Admission: Free

Artist Talk with Susan Point

What: Susan Point discusses her travelling exhibition Spindle Whorl at the Surrey Art Gallery on February 19. The talk will be followed by an audience Q&A.

When: February 19, 2020
Time: 6:30 to 8 pm
Where: Surrey Art Gallery — 13750 88 Avenue, Surrey
Admission: Free

Mendelssohn, Britten And A Surprising New Talent

Alma Deutscher / Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

What: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents a concert at Bell Performing Arts Centre starring thirteen-year-old Alma Deutscher. The music prodigy wrote her first sonata at age seven and her first concerto at age twelve. There will also be a  prelude concert with Fleetwood Park Secondary in the lobby before the performance.

When: 
Time: Doors 7 pm, show 8 pm
Where: Bell Performing Arts Centre — 6250 144th Street, Surrey
Tickets: Online