Check out these exciting free, or low cost activities taking place this holiday season around the community in White Rock.
Now - Dec. 22Tues. - Sun. | 10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.14970 Marine Drivewhiterockmuseum.ca
Wander through our festive holiday market featuring more than 30 local artists and makers. Original art, woodwork, home décor, jewelry, candles, soap, candy and more by talented local artisans. Find unique gifts for everyone on your list while supporting your museum and archives.
Dec. 1 - 2815140 North Bluff Rd.whiterockcity.ca/pop-up
Art Cloud Studio presents, Cloud to Canvas. Meet artists, Joan Miriam Adams, Lena Hunter, Louise McGowan, Rosie Miller, Vicki Oates, Joy Peterson and Mary Revill as they showcase their drawings, painting and sculptures. This is a unique opportunity to engage with local artists, see the world through their eyes and purchase a special gift for a friend or family member.
Dec. 10 | 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.Saltaire Plaza, Corner of Thrift & Johnston Rd.
The White Rock BIA is hosting “A Very Saltaire Christmas!”, a free, family-friendly Christmas fun event with activities including free Christmas craft kits to take home, cookie decoration at Hillcrest Bakery & Deli, candy canes, a Christmas photo booth, delightful Christmas carollers, and more!
Memorial Park on Marine Drive | 5 to 7 p.m.whiterockcity.ca/brightwalk Admission to the outdoor event is free.
Join us for the Bright Walk in White Rock light up and tree lighting ceremony in Memorial Park on Saturday, Dec. 10. Experience an evening of new light displays and photo opportunities, the 20-foot tree lighting ceremony with Mayor Knight, live entertainment, a special visit from Santa Claus and more!
Can’t attend the light up event? The Bright Walk in White Rock light display runs from Dec. 10 to Jan. 8.
Dec. 10 | 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.Memorial Park and White Rock Pier
The Christmas Sail Past takes place on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 5:30 p.m. Boats from the International Yacht Club of B.C. will be decorated in lights and will sail past the White Rock Pier and waterfront. The Christmas Sail Past is organized by the International Yacht Club British Columbia.
Dec. 161475 Kent Street Enjoy festive entertainment and a delicious turkey lunch at the Kent Street Activity Centre on Friday, December 16. Registration is required for this event. Kent Street Members can register now and registration opens December 1 for non members. Register online or call 604-541-2199.
Dec. 18 | 4 - 5 p.m.Memorial Park on Marine Dr.c4j.ca The Centre for Judaism invites you to come out to the White Rock waterfront to celebrate the first night of Chanukah in their annual public menorah lighting. The event will have Dignitaries, Hot Drinks, Prizes, and other family fun activities.
Dec. 19 - 30 (closed Dec. 24 - 26) 14600 North Bluff Rd.Admission: varieswhiterockcity.ca/skate
Skate to a new festive theme every weekday at Centennial Arena during the holiday break! This popular holiday activity is fun for all ages. From an Ice Princess Skate, to a Tropical Holiday Skate, to a New Year’s Glam Gatsby skate, and even a Skate with Santa, these theme skates will be sure to get you in the Holiday Spirit! Holiday Skates are 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Family Stick N Puck is 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Take the plunge! The 53rd annual Polar Plunge, presented by Rotary 5050, returns to the waterfront on January 1, 2023. Registration opens at 10:30 a.m. with the plunge taking place at 12 p.m. by the White Rock (P’Quals).
We want to see your holiday-fun of ice skating, decorated homes in our City by the Sea, participating in the events around the community and more. Share your winter photos with #WinterInWhiteRock or by tagging the City’s Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
Stay up to date with events and activities in White Rock by visiting the City’s events calendar at whiterockcity.ca/calendar.