Cloverdale Fairgrounds

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation closed Fraser Downs March 18 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that closure has left many horses and horsemen with nowhere to go. (Photo: elementscasinosurrey.com)

Cloverdale’s Fraser Downs closure leaves some horsemen and horses with nowhere to go

Sandra Roberts says horsemen’s welfare not being addressed

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation closed Fraser Downs March 18 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that closure has left many horses and horsemen with nowhere to go. (Photo: elementscasinosurrey.com)
From left: Sage Kimzel during his prize-winning ride on Sick Rhymes during the Cloverdale Rodeo in 2019. (Photo: Grace Kennedy) A Clovie award. Cloverdale Market Days is seen in 2019. (Photo: Ryan Alexander McLeod)

No decision on postponing Cloverdale Rodeo yet or Cloverdale Market Days; Clovies postponed

Scott Wheatley postpones annual Clovie Awards; Rodeo and Market Days still up in the air

From left: Sage Kimzel during his prize-winning ride on Sick Rhymes during the Cloverdale Rodeo in 2019. (Photo: Grace Kennedy) A Clovie award. Cloverdale Market Days is seen in 2019. (Photo: Ryan Alexander McLeod)
The Cloverdale Flea Market has been closed indefinitely. (Cloverdale Flea Market via Facebook)

CLOSED: Cloverdale Flea Market shuttered indefinitely

Flea Market manager cites concerns over COVID-19 virus

The Cloverdale Flea Market has been closed indefinitely. (Cloverdale Flea Market via Facebook)
Julie Balenzano welcomes library-goers into the newly renovated Cloverdale Library March 9. The Cloverdale Branch has reopened after an extensive renovation period. Balenzano is the new branch manager for the library. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale Library reopens

After extensive facelift, library adds reading & study areas, computers, and a duplo wall

Julie Balenzano welcomes library-goers into the newly renovated Cloverdale Library March 9. The Cloverdale Branch has reopened after an extensive renovation period. Balenzano is the new branch manager for the library. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
Participants at the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race at Cloverdale Fairgrounds in July of 2018. (File photo: Ryan McLeod, contributor)
Participants at the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race at Cloverdale Fairgrounds in July of 2018. (File photo: Ryan McLeod, contributor)
Acrobats are featured in the touring Royal Canadian International Circus. (submitted photo)

Royal Canadian circus coming back to Cloverdale

June dates for rebranded circus in year of expansion into U.S.

Acrobats are featured in the touring Royal Canadian International Circus. (submitted photo)
The Winter Ice Palace at Cloverdale Arena is always a popular activity. (Black Press file photo)

Cloverdale’s Winter Ice Palace to open Dec. 20

Annual event enters its 22nd year; draws skating enthusiasts from Surrey, Langley, and White Rock

The Winter Ice Palace at Cloverdale Arena is always a popular activity. (Black Press file photo)
The award-winning fleeces at the 2018 Wool ‘N Ewe A-Fair. (Samantha Anderson)

Annual fair for ‘sheep enthusiasts’ arrives in Cloverdale this Saturday

Wool ‘n Ewe A-Fair is a showcase, auction, learning opportunity all in one

The award-winning fleeces at the 2018 Wool ‘N Ewe A-Fair. (Samantha Anderson)
Cloverdale’s Art of Lights lantern festival is scheduled to run until Feb. 10. (@artoflightsca / Instagram)

Military appreciation night planned for Cloverdale’s Art of Lights lantern festival

Live music, free admission at lantern festival for military, cadets on Jan. 20

Cloverdale’s Art of Lights lantern festival is scheduled to run until Feb. 10. (@artoflightsca / Instagram)
Volunteers help pack Christmas hampers at the Cloverdale Agriplex. (Cloverdale Christmas Hamper Program / Facebook)

Cloverdale Christmas Hamper Program needs donations today

Volunteers call for help, as food donations down 20 per cent this year

Volunteers help pack Christmas hampers at the Cloverdale Agriplex. (Cloverdale Christmas Hamper Program / Facebook)
The 20th-annual Winter Ice Palace was a popular afternoon activity last year. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale’s annual winter ice palace to open Dec. 21

Cloverdale Arena’s 21st-annual ice palace will open on Dec. 21

The 20th-annual Winter Ice Palace was a popular afternoon activity last year. (Samantha Anderson)
All Star Wrestling’s annual Bodyslams for Toys event is coming to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds on Saturday, Dec. 8. (All Star Wrestling)

‘Bodyslams for Toys’ returns to Cloverdale Fairgrounds this December

Family-friendly wrestling event collects donations for Surrey Christmas Bureau

All Star Wrestling’s annual Bodyslams for Toys event is coming to the Cloverdale Fairgrounds on Saturday, Dec. 8. (All Star Wrestling)
According to city staff, the first-ever Surrey International Lantern Festival was originally scheduled to open at the end of September. (Canada Chuansheng Media / Facebook)

Cloverdale lantern festival still closed two months after scheduled ‘grand opening’

Event experiences delays as organizer struggles to meet City of Surrey building, electrical codes

According to city staff, the first-ever Surrey International Lantern Festival was originally scheduled to open at the end of September. (Canada Chuansheng Media / Facebook)
The city report marks the future 177B Street in red. Construction is set to begin this fall. (City of Surrey)

$2.2-million road to cut through Cloverdale Fairgrounds

‘Rat running’ a concern for road leading to future Cloverdale Sports & Ice Complex

The city report marks the future 177B Street in red. Construction is set to begin this fall. (City of Surrey)
Crew on site at Cloverdale Fairgrounds Thursday afternoon, as they prepare to film a stunt. (Samantha Anderson)

Disney’s live-action Timmy Failure adaptation filming at Cloverdale Fairgrounds

Children’s book series Timmy Failure being adapted for film by Disney

Crew on site at Cloverdale Fairgrounds Thursday afternoon, as they prepare to film a stunt. (Samantha Anderson)
Stunt drivers were at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds on Friday, June 15 to practice their skills. (Samantha Anderson)

VIDEO: Stunt drivers spin at Cloverdale Fairgrounds

Not unusual to see stunt drivers practicing their skills at the Cloverdale site

Stunt drivers were at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds on Friday, June 15 to practice their skills. (Samantha Anderson)
The award-winning fleeces at the 2018 Wool ‘N Ewe A-Fair. (Samantha Anderson)

VIDEO: ‘Shear’ wonder at annual Wool ‘N Ewe A-Fair in Cloverdale

Lower Mainland Sheep Producers Association hosts annual fair, auction

The award-winning fleeces at the 2018 Wool ‘N Ewe A-Fair. (Samantha Anderson)
(Cloverdale Antique and Collectible Show / Facebook)

Antique and Collectible Show returns to Cloverdale this weekend

Show will take place at Cloverdale Agriplex on Saturday, March 31

(Cloverdale Antique and Collectible Show / Facebook)
Surrey’s rhythmic gymnastics team. Krista Milne stands in the second to last row, third from the left. (Contributed)

Rhythmic gymnasts set for competition at Cloverdale Fairgrounds this weekend

Elegant, artistic sport a great way to build self-confidence, says coach

Surrey’s rhythmic gymnastics team. Krista Milne stands in the second to last row, third from the left. (Contributed)
The boardroom that the PICS child care centre will operate out of is at the front of Shannon Hall on the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. (Cloverdale Rodeo / cloverdalerodeo.com)

New child care facility opening on Cloverdale Fairgrounds

PICS society will run a child care centre for three- to five-year-olds, starting March 5

The boardroom that the PICS child care centre will operate out of is at the front of Shannon Hall on the Cloverdale Fairgrounds. (Cloverdale Rodeo / cloverdalerodeo.com)