Arts in Surrey
Experience Surrey's vibrant and growing arts and culture mosaic!
As one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse comunities in Canada, Surrey offers residents and visitors a wide variety of events, attractions and live performances. Festivals such as the Fusion Festival, the Festival of Dance and the Arnold Mikelson Festival of the Arts are becoming well known regional events. Surrey's Vaisakhi celebrations attract over 100,000 participants from around the world making it a truly international celebration. Venues such as the Bell Performing Arts Centre and the Surrey Arts Centre provide excellent facilities for live theatre and performances.
As one of the fastest growing major cities in Canada, Surrey is a centre of innovation and creativity, constantly buzzing with busy sidewalks and exciting things happening. Surrey offers a vibrant and emerging arts scene and was honoured as the Cultural Capital of Canada in 2008. Nurture your artistic side by catching a live performance put on by The Royal Canadian Theatre Company, discover the art of glass blowing at The Loafing Shed Glass Studio or see unique local art at the Coffee Gallery at the Tate or spend some time taking a public arts tour throughout the city.
Come and discover artistic talent throughout the sprawling city's six town centres, u just have to be here!