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Issue: October 6, 2023

Quarterly Arts & Culture Newsletter

The South Surrey & White Rock Chamber of Commerce is proud to continue the Arts & Culture Quarterly Newsletter! This issue covers items from the time of publishing until the next quarterly newsletter in the winter.

Monthly Meeting


Join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month to focus on arts & culture on the peninsula.


Wednesday, Oct 11, 2023

12:30PM - 2PM

Nomad Gallery

1377 Johnston Rd, White Rock

Pre-Register Here

Meeting location changes each month to showcase business. The meeting dates for the rest of the year: Nov 8 and Dec 13. Please contact the Chamber team to host a meeting or for any questions: info@sswrchamber.ca or 604-536-6844.

Business Excellence Awards

The Chamber is elated to announce that nominations for the 25th Business Excellence Awards are NOW OPEN! Did you know that one of the categories is Supporter of the Arts Business of the Year? Nominate a business who you feel has been an advocate for the arts community today!

Nominate Today!

White Rock Arts Festival Culture Crawl

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Upcoming Arts & Culture Events

Live Music at

Blue Frog Studios

1328 Johnston Road, White Rock

Live Concert Venue

Get Tickets

2 Year Anniversary

Nomad Gallery

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Blithe Spirit by

Noël Coward

Until Sunday, Oct 8, 2023

Thu-Sat & Sun Matinees


Buy Tickets

Tuesdays Got Talent

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Bloomin'... Lovely

Art Show

Extended until Wednesday

October 11, 2023


Nomad Art Gallery Hours

Tuesday - Friday | 10AM - 5PM

Saturday | 11AM - 3PM

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Fleetwood Magic

Buy Tickets

Pop! Art Show

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Scary Movie Night!

Friday, October 13 | 7PM - 9PM

Historic Stewart Farm



Popcorn included! For ages 19+.


Movie picks vary from shorts to feature length films, including:

  • The Dragon Painter (1919)
  • A Night on Bald Mountain (1938)
  • Mercy the Mummy Mumbled (1918)
Get Tickets

Creo Art Studio

Pumpkin + Mums - Fall Sip + Paint


Friday, October 13, 2023

7 PM - 9 PM

Register Here

Golden Cactus Studio/Gallery

Art Classes

Original Artwork & Gifts


Learn More

And Just So Long

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Screaming in Silence

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Elvis Tribute

Get Tickets

Rock Legends Tribute

Event Details

Yuk Yuk's Comedy Night

Opening act: Amber Harper-Young Headlining act: Damonde Tschritter

Saturday Nov 4, 2023

7 PM to 8:30 PM

Event Details

Pier 21 - The Musical

Saturday, November 11

4 PM and 7:30 PM

Get Tickets

Hilarapy Course

& Final Show

Come out to the final show of this season's Hilarapy Comedy Therapy Course! This ten-week course takes a process-oriented journey through inner resistance and fear, to ultimately empower self-confidence and self-love as a result.

Register for 10 week course

Final Show | Saturday, Dec 2

More Details

Snow White and the 8 Dwarfs PANTO

Continuing in our pantomime tradition, we are bringing back Snow White with her dwarf friends, Prince Charming, the lovely Fairy, a Magic Mirror, all of course battling the evil forces. Songs, and dances, and audience participation in traditional panto style.

Dec 6 to 30, 2023

Thu-Sat & Matinees

Show Details

Ongoing Events

P'Quals Promenade Sculptures Competition

The Sculptures Competition will feature 10 sculptures for visitors to vote for their favourite!

Until August 31, 2024

See Details

White Rock Farmer's Market

Sundays until October 15

10 AM to 2 PM

See Details

Local Artist

Jim Davidson

Meet local artist, Jim Davidson who's artwork is on display at Nomad Gallery in White Rock

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Arthur Murray

White Rock

Dance Lessons for

Singles and Couples


Studio located at

#6 - 1767 152 Street, Surrey

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Mommy and Me

Music Lessons

Singing, dancing, stories, and early music education! Engage your little one in a multi-age music class to learn musical techniques to support social and emotional development.

Every Sunday

10 AM to 10:45 AM

See Details

White Rock Elks

Wednesday Afternoons

4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

See Details

Line Dance Classes

Mondays at 2:30 PM

Wednesdays at 3:30 PM

See Details

Friday Night Entertainers

Every Friday

7 PM to 10 PM

See Details

Community Calendar

Did you know that we have over 100+ events listed in our Events Calendar? Check it out for all the amazing things happening around the community AND add your own events via your membership login!

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City Arts & Culture Resources

Both City of Surrey and City of White Rock are dedicated to working with community art organizations and artists to enhance and create spaces for arts and culture to thrive. Visit each City's Arts & Culture page below.

City of Surrey
City of White Rock

Arts Resources

Arts 'Let's Get Local' Video Series

The Chamber produced a series of promotional videos to highlight local businesses in the South Surrey & White Rock area in sectors that were hardest hit by the pandemic.

View the series focused on the arts below:

Arts Playlist

List Your Property for Filming

The City of White Rock is a strong supporter of the film industry and encourages sustainable production. To learn more about filming in White Rock, click here. To register your property or business as a filming location or to find out more about the process, please go to Creative BC’s website.

Chamber Reminders

Newsletter Submissions

The Chamber aims to continue the tradition of publishing PACA Newsletter on a quarterly basis. If you have an item you want to share through this channel of communication, please submit it through the inquiry form below.

Submit a Request

Online Directory

Arts & Culture businesses can be listed on the Chamber's online Directory. We encourage you to update your profile through your Member Login by selecting the appropriate Categories under the "Company Information" section.

Search the Directory

Note: please ensure to submit any Events via the Events Calendar in lieu of the inquiry form.

Member Features

The Chamber's Member Feature service allows your personalized message to reach over 2000+ contacts through the Chamber database and across our social media channels. Showcase your brand, promote special events, and make announcements with this highly effective marketing tool.

Availability for this popular service fills quickly, so please ensure that you book at least 3 weeks in advance at info@sswrchamber.ca!

See past Member Features at our website below or click the image above

Book your own 2023 Member Feature today!

Submit a Request
More Information

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For further inquiries, contact the Chamber team:


info@sswrchamber.ca | 604-536-6844 | www.sswrchamber.ca