Cloverdale Fairgrounds

Skaters enjoy Cloverdale’s Winter Ice Palace in December, 2019. The Ice Palace was closed in both 2020 and 2021, but is back in 2022 and opening this year Dec. 17. The usually annual skating event is in its 23rd year. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Winter Ice Palace to return to Cloverdale Arena

Ice palace set to open Dec. 17

 

A view of the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” art show coming to the Agriplex at Cloverdale Fairgrounds in February. (Submitted photo: Timothy Norris)

‘Beyond Van Gogh’ immersive art show coming to Surrey in February, at Cloverdale Fairgrounds

The touring event features art ‘liberated from its two-dimensional limitations into a three-dimensional experience’

 

Lumagica returns to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds Nov. 25 and runs until Dec. 30. (Photo: submitted)

Lumagica light festival returns to Cloverdale Fairgrounds

Festival kicks off Nov. 25, runs to Dec. 30

 

A toy train show is coming to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in November. (Black Press Media file photo)

Model train show coming to Cloverdale Fairgrounds

‘Cloverdale Community Train and Hobby Exposition’ set for Nov. 12

A toy train show is coming to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in November. (Black Press Media file photo)
Inside the Cloverdale Agriplex during last year’s Lumagica Surrey event. (File photo: Tom Zillich)

Lumagica light festival will twinkle again in Surrey for a month before Christmas, and beyond

Surrey-based company stages the indoor/outdoor event, debuted at Cloverdale Fairgrounds last winter

Inside the Cloverdale Agriplex during last year’s Lumagica Surrey event. (File photo: Tom Zillich)
Gerry Spielmacher, outgoing Cloverdale Rodeo Exhibition Association president, addresses rodeo members at the association’s AGM Sept. 20. Kathy Sheppard, left, was voted in as the association’s new—and first female—president. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale Rodeo elects first female president

Stetson Bowl repairs complete; new prez says planning for 2023 rodeo ‘well under way’

Gerry Spielmacher, outgoing Cloverdale Rodeo Exhibition Association president, addresses rodeo members at the association’s AGM Sept. 20. Kathy Sheppard, left, was voted in as the association’s new—and first female—president. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Surrey city councillors and Mayor Doug McCallum break ground for the new Sport & Ice Complex that will be built on the north end of the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. From left: Brenda Locke, Linda Annis, Laurie Guerra, McCallum, Allison Patton, and Doug Elford. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Mayor and councillors break ground for new Cloverdale Arena

McCallum wants to build 60,000-seat stadium in Surrey

Surrey city councillors and Mayor Doug McCallum break ground for the new Sport & Ice Complex that will be built on the north end of the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. From left: Brenda Locke, Linda Annis, Laurie Guerra, McCallum, Allison Patton, and Doug Elford. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Festival-goers are seen at the 2022 Brewhalla Beer and Music Festival in Port Moody Aug. 6. Brewhalla recently announced they’ll host a Halloween-themed beer festival in Cloverdale Oct. 29. (Image via Brewhalla’s Facebook page)

Brewhalla beer and music fest coming to Cloverdale

One-day festival set for Agriplex Oct. 29

Festival-goers are seen at the 2022 Brewhalla Beer and Music Festival in Port Moody Aug. 6. Brewhalla recently announced they’ll host a Halloween-themed beer festival in Cloverdale Oct. 29. (Image via Brewhalla’s Facebook page)
Photo posted to “Jurassic Fest Surrey” event on Facebook.

City cancels permit for ‘Jurassic Fest Surrey,’ which has ghosted ticket-buyers for months

‘I haven’t seen any money yet, and I haven’t seen anything about the event actually happening’

Photo posted to “Jurassic Fest Surrey” event on Facebook.
This artist’s rendering shows the new Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex looking north from the Fairgrounds toward 64th Avenue. (Image via City of Surrey)

City awards construction contract for new Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex

Rink project scheduled to break ground in August

This artist’s rendering shows the new Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex looking north from the Fairgrounds toward 64th Avenue. (Image via City of Surrey)
The Washboard Union performs at the Gone Country fundraising concert Saturday, July 23 in Cloverdale. (Photo: Kari Simpson)

PHOTOS: Gone Country benefit concert raises record $842,000 in Cloverdale

The Washboard Union capped a day of country bands at event, paused by pandemic since 2019

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The Washboard Union performs at the Gone Country fundraising concert Saturday, July 23 in Cloverdale. (Photo: Kari Simpson)
The site for the new “Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex” is seen on the north end of the Fairgrounds on July 12, 2022 (to the right of the image behind the roadway). The road has been put in, but construction on the project has not begun. Construction was supposed to begin in “spring 2022,” according to a City of Surrey corporate report. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale Arena delayed again

Work might start in August now

The site for the new “Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex” is seen on the north end of the Fairgrounds on July 12, 2022 (to the right of the image behind the roadway). The road has been put in, but construction on the project has not begun. Construction was supposed to begin in “spring 2022,” according to a City of Surrey corporate report. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Visitor inspect a 1947 Hayes logging truck. The truck was in service from the middle ’50s to the early ’70s in the Port Alberni area (Photo: Malin Jordan)

National Truck Show held on Fairgrounds

B.C. Hot Rod Show attracts 1000s

Visitor inspect a 1947 Hayes logging truck. The truck was in service from the middle ’50s to the early ’70s in the Port Alberni area (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Old trucks are seen in the yard at the B.C. Vintage Truck Museum in Cloverdale in 2021. The Museum is hosting a “National Truck Show” July 8 & 9. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

B.C. Vintage Truck Museum to host truck show July 8 and 9

Hot Rod show also at Fairgrounds July 9

Old trucks are seen in the yard at the B.C. Vintage Truck Museum in Cloverdale in 2021. The Museum is hosting a “National Truck Show” July 8 & 9. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
“Hair Hang” aerialist Ashley Ojeda is featured in the Royal Canadian International Circus, at Cloverdale Fairgrounds this week. (Submitted photo)
“Hair Hang” aerialist Ashley Ojeda is featured in the Royal Canadian International Circus, at Cloverdale Fairgrounds this week. (Submitted photo)
The City of Surrey’s town centre plan for Cloverdale defines the plan area as running from 60th Avenue in the north, down to the industrial and commercial areas south of Highway 10, and between 172nd Street and 180th Street, including the Kwantlen Polytechnic University area. (Image via City of Surrey)

BIA director wants Cloverdale Town Centre Plan revamped

‘You have to accommodate growth, but it has to be done responsibly,’ says Paul Orazietti

The City of Surrey’s town centre plan for Cloverdale defines the plan area as running from 60th Avenue in the north, down to the industrial and commercial areas south of Highway 10, and between 172nd Street and 180th Street, including the Kwantlen Polytechnic University area. (Image via City of Surrey)
A burger from Shameless Buns is among menu items at the Food Truck Wars event coming to Cloverdale Fairgrounds from April 8 to 10. Photo submitted

Weekend ‘Food Truck Wars’ hit Surrey with great food, awards, live music and more

If you’re visiting B.C.’s Lower Mainland this weekend, come hungry! The three-day…

A burger from Shameless Buns is among menu items at the Food Truck Wars event coming to Cloverdale Fairgrounds from April 8 to 10. Photo submitted
A burger from Shameless Buns is among menu items at the Food Truck Wars event coming to Cloverdale Fairgrounds for three days this weekend, from Friday to Sunday (April 8-10). (submitted photo)

Weekend ‘Food Truck Wars’ in Surrey with live music, site-wide liquor, awards and more

Trophies and prizes will be given to winning food trucks in several categories

A burger from Shameless Buns is among menu items at the Food Truck Wars event coming to Cloverdale Fairgrounds for three days this weekend, from Friday to Sunday (April 8-10). (submitted photo)
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Travelling ‘Jurassic Fest’ postponed in Surrey due to ‘impact of COVID-19 and restrictions’

Now delayed until summer, the dinosaur exhibit was booked April 1-3 at Cloverdale’s Agriplex building

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Food Trucks sell their goods at a drive-thru festival at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in 2021. This year the festival is back to normal as a walkthrough event complete with site-wide beverage service. (Photo: Jason Sveinson)
Food Trucks sell their goods at a drive-thru festival at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in 2021. This year the festival is back to normal as a walkthrough event complete with site-wide beverage service. (Photo: Jason Sveinson)