The Fort Langley Business Improvement Association supports a number of community events.

 

CANADA DAY

JULY 1, 2019

Celebrate Canada’s birthday at the site where British Columbia was born. Fort Langley Village is where you want to be for family fun and entertainment. Several community partners have joined together to bring you an arts, heritage and multicultural experience.  The celebration on King Street runs from 11 am to 3pm. Enjoy multicultural music, cake and ceremony at noon and family activities all day on site and at the neighbouring museums. Free admission to Fort Langley National Historic Site where you can pan for gold, see blacksmith demonstrations and learn about early British Columbia History. In addition to the celebrations planned at the Fort, be sure to check out the Langley Centennial Museum and the Farm Machinery Museum, as both venues will also be celebrating Canada Day.

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prospera valley gran fondo

JULY 20, 2019

The 8th Annual Prospera Valley GranFondo presented by PwC is dedicated to promoting healthy living by bringing families and friends together through the sport of cycling and raising funds to support the growth of the sport throughout the community it serves. There is a ride for everyone - 50km, 100km and 160km - through the beautiful countryside of the Fraser Valley. All rides start and end in the quaint village of Fort Langley. Come for the cycling and stay for the day! For more information or to register, click on Learn More.

 

FORT LANGLEY JAZZ AND ARTS FESTIVAL

JULY 26-28, 2019

The first annual festival was an extraordinary one-day event that has been expanded to three days in 2019. The festival starts Friday night with an exciting evening of blues inside the Fort. Saturday will include two main stages at the Community Hall with world-class jazz bands performing throughout the day. There will be a children’s zone where kids can learn about the interplay of art and music. At night, guests can dance to the music of Big Band Swing at the Community Hall. Sunday will include more live jazz at the two stages, the children’s zone and a workshop for young musicians. The event concludes with a concert at the Sepass Theatre. For more information including ticket prices or to volunteer, go to their website by clicking on Learn More.

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Art Fort Langley

July 27 - Summer Studio & Gallery ArtWalk

Art Fort Langley is all about artists who want to promote art and art appreciation in Fort Langley. On July 27th, Art Fort Langley is hosting a summer art walk during the Fort Langley Jazz Festival. Patrons can stroll the streets listening to jazz while visiting local artists’ studios and galleries where you can chat with artists and view their collections. A map of participating Fort Langley and surrounding area artists will be available, and look for our flags in front of studios and galleries on the day of the event.

Stay tuned for more details about our September event which will offer an exciting three-days of art tours and demonstrations during BC Culture Days. Come and experience the tremendous talent and acclaimed art of Fort Langley!

 

Summerset Music & Art Festival

August 31-September 2, 2019

Summerset is a three day, multi-genre concert series that will feature national and internationally renowned and local musicians and bands. Summerset will also feature and promote local musicians, food trucks + vendors, craft beer + wine, local craftsmen + artisans, games, and live art displays.

Fort Langley, a former fur trading post of the Hudson's Bay Company, is nestled next to the Fraser River and gave Langley its first claim to fame as the "Birthplace of British Columbia". Summerset will take place at just outside the palisades of the Fort Langley National Historic Site which creates a truly unique venue and experience. This is also the site for the annual Fort Langley Beer and Food Festival held each year on May long weekend

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halloween at the fort

October 27, 2019

Prepare for some Skele-fun and join in on the Spook-tacular enjoyment of Halloween at the Fort this October! All are welcome to participate in various frightfully fun activities such as scavenger hunts + trick or treating at the historic buildings. Make sure to wear your costumes for great photos! For more information including ticket prices, click Learn More.

 

Fort Langley Beer + Food Festival

2020 Date TBA

Fresh Craft Beer, Great Local Food & Dance Worthy Live Music! Join us on in 2020 (date to be announced) to enjoy the best of what the Fraser Valley has to offer! Over 25 breweries and 15 food vendors to keep you hydrated and satisfied all day long and live music to keep the energy up!

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MAY DAY PARADE

May 18, 2020

Celebrate Victoria Day in Fort Langley with the 97th annual May Day Parade and party in the park. The parade begins at 11:00 am at Mavis Avenue and Church Street, where it will travel west and turn south onto Glover Road. The parade ends at the Fort Langley Community Park with the piping in of the May Queens and Royal Party. There is May Pole Dancing, live entertainment, rides for children, mini golf, vendors and much more. The Fort Langley Lions famous BBQ chicken will also be at the park. Mark your calendars for a fun-filled family day in the fort!


 
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