City Festivals and Events

The City of White Rock hosts three major special events and festivals annually, including Canada Day by the Bay, Tour de White Rock and the White Rock Sea Festival & Semiahmoo Days. The City is pleased to be partnering with the community to present fun for all ages.

Check out our calendar of events below for a selection of events by both the City of White Rock and members of our community. Save the dates! Subscribe to the City Events calendar.

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Canada Day by the Bay

Canada Day by the Bay

July 1, 2022

Join us for the Annual Canada Day by the Bay celebration on July 1 at White Rock beach and enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities. This annual event is one not to be missed!

Tour de White Rock

Tour de White Rock

Postponed to 2023

This historical cycling race is a grueling 130 km test of endurance and strength as cyclists tackle the steep seaside hills of the City of White Rock. The tour spans two days and is one of the primary cycling events in Canada and the Pacific Northwest.  

White Rock Sea Festival & Semiahmoo Days

White Rock Sea Festival

July 30 - 31, 2022

The White Rock Sea Festival features two main stages with two days full of entertainment. Highlights include the Pirate Parade, waiter’s race, Pirates in the Park, and a magical fireworks display.