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The City of Langley proudly hosts many community events throughout the year. For a list of upcoming events visit the city events page. Most events are free to attend unless otherwise posted. 

If you have any questions or would like any further information about any of our events or how to host an event email us at events(at)langleycity.ca

Summer Events
Summer Events Calendar

During the months of June, July & August, Langley City offers an abundance of free events and drop-in activities. To see the list of events and programs happening this summer pick up a copy at Timms Community Centre or Douglas Recreation Centre, or CLICK HERE to print off your very own copy.

Summer in the City Giveaways

Up to $200 in prizes to be won every week until September 4, 2018!

Attend any Langley City event, fill out the form at the event to win up to $200 in prizes. Attendees can also submit a second entry by posting a photo/selfie while at the event; tag @LangleyCity with #LCTHEPLACETOBE to win!

Winners will be announced on Langley City’s social media platforms using the winner’s social media username or first and last name provided on the form. 

 

No purchase required. Limit of one entry and one social media post per person per event.  If you attempt or are suspected of attempting to enter more entries than permitted or any entry methods not authorized by these rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will void your entries. Contest is open to all residents of Canada who are 13 years of age or older at the day of submission. Langley City will never share your personal information. All winners must pick up prizes at Langley City Hall, 20399 Douglas Crescent, Langley, BC  V3A 4B3. Employees of City of Langley, as well as such employees’ immediate family (father/mother,brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this Contest.

 

Host an Event in the City

Interested in hosting a community event, festival or fundraiser? The City of Langley is home to many beautiful parks and outdoor venues to host your upcoming outdoor event.

 
Application Process
Follow these simple steps listed below if you would like to plan a Special Event in the City of Langley.

Step 1: Complete the Special Event Application

Step 2: You will be notified by the Recreation, Culture and Community Services Department if your event has been approved. At this time you may be required to provide additional information.
 
Step 3: You will be issued an event contract and permit.
 

 

What Events Must Follow This Process?

Throughout the year, the City of Langley is home to several special events requiring a great deal of planning, communication, and cooperation.
 
The City of Langley intends to be proactive in attracting new special events to our community, as well as working with the existing event organizers to further the success of their events. The management of special events on City of Langley property requires the coordinated efforts of City staff to ensure the event operates safely and adheres to applicable by-laws, policies, and procedures.

The primary characteristics of Special Events is that they: are open to the public, are a celebration or display of a specific theme, take place annually or less frequently, or have a definite opening and closing time. Some examples of special events that must follow this process are community festivals, walk-a-thons, car shows, fundraisers, and parades.
 
Weddings, birthday parties, anniversary parties and other functions not open to the public do not constitute a special event that needs to follow this process. Any event held on property that is not City of Langley property does not need to follow this process.

Summer in the City Activities
Summer in City Activities

Free. Drop-in. July & August 

POP UP PLAY

family . sports . games . crafts . activities

9:30am to 11:30am

douglas park (tue/thu) . mcburney plaza (wed/fri)

 

LUNCH & LOUNGE

games . music . lounge chairs to enjoy your lunch 12pm to 2:30pm

douglas park (tue/thu) . mcburney plaza (wed/fri)

 

SOUNDS OF SUMMER

weekly concert series . new genre each week

7pm to 8pm

mcburney plaza (wed)

 

CITY WALKS

instructor led walking program . pace set by group 6:30pm to 8:00pm

meet at douglas park (thu)

 

FRESH AIR FITNESS

basic fitness routine . learn how to use the equipment 12:15pm to 1:15pm

douglas park - outdoor fitness park (thu)

 

MORE INFORMATION

TIMMS COMMUNITY CENTRE - 20399 Douglas Crescent   604.514.2940

DOUGLAS RECREATION CENTRE - 20550 Douglas Crescent   604.514.2865

langleycity.ca  recreation@langleycity.ca