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Enjoy a wide variety of arts and culture activities spread across Surrey at the annual Culture Days.

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September 22, 2023 - October 15, 2023 Add to calendar



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Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. Events in Surrey include a range of free activities and events organized by:

This year there will be in person and virtual events for your enjoyment ranging from performances to tours and suitable for a variety of ages. Parking and accessibility will vary from venue to venue.

See the City of Surrey hub on the Culture Days website for more information:


Historic Stewart Farm

Harvest Fair

Saturday, September 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Cohosted with our neighbors Totest Aleng: Indigenous Learning House, expect demonstrations, harvest themed crafts and a vendor market featuring local makers and organizations. Cedar Sage and Sweetgrass will be onsite with a roster of vendors as well.

Culture Days Coffee Break at the Farm

Wednesday, September 27 & Wednesday, October 11, 9:30am - 11:30am

Relax with tea or coffee, play games, and learn about local history at the farmhouse.

Surrey Art Gallery

Swapnaa Tamhane: No Surface is Neutral

Saturday, September 23 – Sunday, November 26, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Explore the impact of cotton on India's history and decolonial themes through textile art.

Fall Opening and Artist Talk with Swapnaa Tamhane

Saturday, September 23, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Celebrate fall exhibitions and join an artist talk with Swapnaa Tamhane.

Thursday Artist Talk, Crystal Noir

Thursday, October 5, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Dive into the world of Afro-Surrealism with Crystal Noir's discussion of hidden meanings in her art.

Tour and Talk with Deepali Dewan and T’ai Smith

Thursday, October 12, 4:30pm - 8:30pm

Join a tour of Swapnaa Tamhane's exhibition and a discussion on colonial textile histories.

Family Art Party

Saturday, October 14, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Enjoy art-making activities for all ages, exploring color, pattern, textiles, and more.

Surrey Civic Theatres

Surrey SPARK Stages - Yarn Around by Foolish Operations

Saturday, September 23, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Experience Yarn Around, a unique blend of dance, music, and yarn for storytelling and community connections.

Heritage Services & Surrey Archives

Chinese Canadian History in BC

Thursday, October 12, 6:30pm - 7:30pm | Register online or at 604-501-5100

Explore the evolving history of the Chinese diaspora in British Columbia through a virtual talk. With guest speaker Sarah Ling, Exhibition and Program Manager of the Chinese Canadian Museum.

Museum of Surrey

Filipino Fest

Saturday, September 23, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Celebrate Filipino culture with performances, vendors, textile displays, Tinikling, and storytelling.

Culture Days Celebrates: Dominican Republic

Saturday, October 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Experience Dominican Republic culture with dance performances and music.

Weaving Cultural Identities Exhibit

Runs for duration of Culture Days, 9:30am - 5:30pm

Explore an exhibit that brings Indigenous and Islamic communities together through weaving traditions and histories.

Community Arts

Clayton Community Centre Arts Day

Saturday, September 23, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Celebrate arts and culture with interactive activities, art-making, and live performances.

Books by My Bed

Saturday, September 23, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Share your favorite books at Clayton Community Centre, featuring bedside table displays.

Remix Family Photos

Saturday, September 23, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Explore family histories through art and learn collage techniques.

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