10 things to do in Surrey this November

Oct 31 2019, 10:00 pm

Make this a November to remember with these 10 events happening in Surrey this month! Check out Surrey Remembers, the Surrey Tree Lighting Festival, and more.

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

Free Public Skate

ice rinks

Skating (Vit Kovalcik/Shutterstock)

What: Sport Surrey presents a free public skate at North Surrey Sport & Ice Complex on November 2. Learn about community resources, watch off-ice equipment demos, and enjoy complimentary warm drinks. Free gloves will also be given away to the first 100 children.

When: November 2, 2019
Time: 1 to 3 pm
Where: North Surrey Sport & Ice Complex — 10950 126A St, Surrey
Admission: Free

Thursday Artist Talk: Suzie Hartford, “A Garden of Wings”

What: Suzie Hartford shares over a dozen different sets of angel wings during her Thursday Artist Talk about her 2019 collection, “A Garden of Wings”.

When: November 7, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Surrey Art Gallery – 13750 88 Ave, Surrey
Admission: Free

Awkward Hug

What: Award-winning actor, writer, and storytelling champion Cory Thibert embodies his 19-year-old self as he uncovers the truth behind what sets his family apart in this coming of-age story with a twist.

When: November 8, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall, 13450 104 Ave, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Surrey Remembers

What: Take in the Remembrance Day service at the Cloverdale Cenotaph in Veterans Square at 10:25 am on November 11. Then check out the family-friendly activities at the Museum of Surrey and Surrey Archives.

When: November 11, 2019
Time: 9:30 am to 1 pm
Where: Veterans Square — 17710 56A Ave, Surrey
Admission: Free

Social Security

What: Surrey Little Theatre presents Social Security, a comedic play about a pair of married art dealers and the friends and family who arrive to disturb their domestic bliss.

When: Various dates until November 16, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Surrey Little Theatre — 7027 184 St, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Comedy Night in Canada

What: Rick Mercer hosts the Just For Laughs Comedy Night in Canada at Bell Performing Arts Centre in Surrey on November 17. Featuring performances by Ivan Decker, Debra DiGiovanni, and Ali Hassan.

When: November 17, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: Bell Performing Arts Centre — 6250 144 St, Surrey
Tickets: Online

Pet Photos with Santa

What: Bring your domestic cat or dog to get a photo with Santa on four evenings in November at Central City Mall.

When: November 20, November 21, November 27, November 28, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 9 pm
Where: Central City — 10153 King George Boulevard, Surrey
More Info: Online

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival and Holiday Market

Christmas Tree

City of Surrey

What: The City of Surrey will be hosting its annual Tree Lighting Festival and Holiday Market with a 60-foot-tall Christmas tree. Visitors will be able to enjoy live music and performances by Begonia, Leisure Club, Hotel Mira, and more. Between sets, attendees can ride the Tree Lighting Express, meet Santa & Mrs. Claus, or check out the many activities, including holiday market and village, food trucks, and holiday fun zone.

When: November 23, 2019
Time: 12 to 8 pm (tree lighting at 6:30 pm)
Where: Surrey Civic Plaza and Atrium – 13450 104th Ave, Surrey

Heart to Home Holiday Market

What: The Heart to Home Holiday Market features local artists’ creations, including chocolates, jams and jellies, paintings, ceramics, jewellery, and more. Hot apple cider and live music will be served.

When: November 23 and 24, 2019
Time: 12 to 5 pm
Where: Surrey Arts Centre – 13750 88 Ave, Surrey
Admission: Free


What: Elizabeth and Marcel Bergmann, AKA the Bergmann Piano Duo, welcome tenor Benjamin Butterfield for Wintersong. Enjoy songs from Schubert’s “Winter Journey,” songs by Charles Ives and Arnold Bax, and a selection of Randy Newman songs. Part of Coffee Concert Series.

When: November 28, 2019
Time: Social time at 10 am, concert at 11 am
Where: Studio Theatre at Surrey Arts Centre – 13750 88 Ave, Surrey
Tickets: Online

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