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Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 27!

April 24, 2024
Arts & Culture

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 27! From 11 AM to 7 PM, head down to Surrey Civic Plaza for a free event packed with eco-friendly fun for everyone.


1. Check Out Local Food Trucks

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No festival is complete without awesome eats! At Party for the Planet, you'll find a bunch of local food trucks whipping up everything from tacos and burgers to samosas, curry, and falafels. There’s something for everyone with plenty of vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options too.

View all Party for the Planet food trucks


2. Unleash Your Inner Gardener at the Surrey Parks Plant Sale

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Want to green up your space? Grab some native plants like succulents, ferns, and perennials at super affordable prices. These plants are easy to care for, don’t need much water or any fertilizer, and they’re tough on pests while being friendly to local wildlife. Plus, check out the tomato plant giveaway happening at 2pm!

Learn what plants are for sale


3. Shop Local at the Sustainable Marketplace

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If you’re into goods that are good for the Earth and made right here by locals, you’ll want to check out the sustainable marketplace. From handcrafted jewelry and organic teas to natural skincare and eco-cleaning supplies, shopping here means you’re supporting local creators and the planet at the same time.

Browse all vendors in the Sustainable Marketplace


4. Enjoy Live, Local Music and Dance Performances

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The vibe isn’t complete without some tunes and dance. We’ve got live music and performances lined up on four stages. Expect everything from dance crews to local bands, plus some fun interactive demos by the Urban Safari Rescue Society and Science World.

Check out the full performance schedule


5. Free Kids Activities

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Bring your little ones to experience the fun of Earth Day at Party for the Planet! We've got plenty of activities tailored for kids of all ages. They can challenge themselves on a rock-climbing wall, enjoy performances at the Family Stage, explore water tanks at the Coastal Flood Adaptation Tent, and enjoy games at the Museum of Surrey tent. Don't forget to check out the Downtown Surrey BIA kid’s craft zone for even more creative fun.

See kids activities


Party for the Planet combines entertainment, education, environmental awareness, and sustainable living. Whether you're a music fan, a foodie, a gardener, or a family with young children, there will be something for everyone at this year's event. Mark your calendars and head down to Surrey Civic Plaza on Saturday, April 27 for a day of fun, learning, and celebration.

View all event details on the Party for the Planet website.