Surrey Gets Seasonal…early!

It’s free! Festival schedule Accomodations Visit Tourism Surreyfor accommodation options close to the Surrey Tree Lighting Festival.

2017 Surrey Civic Treasures Named

Heidi Greco, Robert Gary Parkes and Jim Trimble, Surrey’s newest Civic Treasures, were officially honoured last evening during the annual Business and the Arts Reception at the Surrey Arts Centre. 2017 marks the Civic Treasures Awards’ 10th anniversary celebrating artists, advocates and community leaders for their contributions to the City’s arts and cultural sector. 42 Surrey residents have been named …

SANTA COMES TO TOWN DEC 3rd!

Get out your boots and toques and come out to the Surrey Santa Claus Parade! This unique parade-of-lights is the only one of its kind in our local communities. It all starts at 5pm in Cloverdale. Please be generous this season and bring a non perishable food item to donate to local Food Banks. For more information, contact 604.576.3155 or …

A LOOK BACK…Surrey Arts Centre circa 1968

As Fall approaches, so to does the year that marked the 50th anniversary for the Arts Council of Surrey [ACS]. While, we have a few more celebratory item on the 2017 agenda – we will also be looking ahead at the 50th anniversary of the Surrey Arts Centre [feature photo] and the Surrey Civic Theatres. These two remarkable facilities have …

INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS DAY: October 25th

…established in 2004 For over a decade International Artist Day has honored the contribution artists have and are making to society. On IAD, October 25, take an artist to lunch, or buy that painting that’s been haunting you for the last month. Visit a gallery, or go to the symphony. Participate in something creative outside your daily routine. Live Life!

EXHIBIT YOUR WORK In The ACS Gallery @NCC

Do you or your group feel that you are at a place in your artistic career to have an exhibition of your work? It is possible to make that happen. The Selection Committee is accepting applications for exhibitions in the ACS Gallery at the Newton Cultural Centre. This professionally appointed gallery is the perfect location to stage your first show …

IT’S SOLD! Website Art Shop Sells First Work Of Art

Great news! The ACS has sold its first (of many we trust) art piece from the ART SHOP on our new website – artscouncilofsurrey.ca! Less then a month after its soft-launch, the new ACS site is already producing funding results that are exceeding the expectations of the board and staff. In addition to funding, the ART SHOP also serves to …