Cloverdale Fairgrounds

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

 

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’

 

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

 

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 Cloverdale Arena is seen in this undated photo. The rink, built in 1972, may be getting a new freezing unit. (Photo: Malin Jordan)

Cloverdale Arena to get upgrade

New freezing unit to cost more than $500K

The Cloverdale Arena is seen in this undated photo. The rink, built in 1972, may be getting a new freezing unit. (Photo: Malin Jordan)
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)
Lumberjack teams compete in a log-sawing competition at the Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair in 2014. The Cloverdale Rodeo Association has just cancelled the 2022 Country Fair, despite getting City of Surrey permit approval March 7 for the event that was to be held on May long weekend. (Black Press Media file photo)

Cloverdale Country Fair cancelled

Permit for fair approved by city last week

Lumberjack teams compete in a log-sawing competition at the Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair in 2014. The Cloverdale Rodeo Association has just cancelled the 2022 Country Fair, despite getting City of Surrey permit approval March 7 for the event that was to be held on May long weekend. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Washboard Union performs during the 2018 Gone Country benefit concert, to return to Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre in Cloverdale on July 23, for the first time since 2019. The 2020 and 2021 events were postponed due to the pandemic. (Photo: Facebook.com/TwinsCancerFundraising)

Gone since 2019, and long sold out, Surrey cancer concert to return in summer facing new challenges

Organizers of Gone Country deal with increased production costs ahead of July 23 event in Cloverdale

The Washboard Union performs during the 2018 Gone Country benefit concert, to return to Bill Reid Millennium Amphitheatre in Cloverdale on July 23, for the first time since 2019. The 2020 and 2021 events were postponed due to the pandemic. (Photo: Facebook.com/TwinsCancerFundraising)
The office of the Cloverdale Rodeo Association is seen in the Alice McKay building on the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in 2021. Allegations the Association’s board failed to act to protect workers and volunteers from harassment by ex-GM Mike MacSorley were brought to light in 2021 when a complaint was filed with the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal. Laura Ballance, inset, said on social media she is now the “Representative Complainant.” (Photo: Malin Jordan. Inset: Image via LinkedIn)

Former rodeo contractor now ‘representative complainant’ in human rights complaint

Laura Ballance, owner of Laura Ballance Media Group, announced decision to ‘take on role’ via social media March 3

The office of the Cloverdale Rodeo Association is seen in the Alice McKay building on the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in 2021. Allegations the Association’s board failed to act to protect workers and volunteers from harassment by ex-GM Mike MacSorley were brought to light in 2021 when a complaint was filed with the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal. Laura Ballance, inset, said on social media she is now the “Representative Complainant.” (Photo: Malin Jordan. Inset: Image via LinkedIn)
This artist’s drawing of the two-sheet Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex will look somewhat different after it’s completed in 2024. The building’s final design had to be squeezed into a smaller footprint after the city signed a long-term lease with Warner Bros. to rent out the northeast corner of the Fairgrounds. Warner Bros. constructed a set for their new TV series “Superman & Lois”on the site. (Image via City of Surrey)

Construction for new Cloverdale Arena on schedule

Council re-approved contract for twin-sheet arena complex in June, 2021

This artist’s drawing of the two-sheet Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex will look somewhat different after it’s completed in 2024. The building’s final design had to be squeezed into a smaller footprint after the city signed a long-term lease with Warner Bros. to rent out the northeast corner of the Fairgrounds. Warner Bros. constructed a set for their new TV series “Superman & Lois”on the site. (Image via City of Surrey)
The site for the “Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex” on the Fairgrounds. Construction is set to begin this spring. (Image via surrey.ca)

Brenda Locke calls out Doug McCallum over costs associated with Cloverdale Arena delays

Locke says construction delays cost Surrey taxpayers $24 million

The site for the “Cloverdale Sport & Ice Complex” on the Fairgrounds. Construction is set to begin this spring. (Image via surrey.ca)
A few of the food truck festival attendees at Cloverdale Fairgrounds five years ago, in April 2017. (File photo)
A few of the food truck festival attendees at Cloverdale Fairgrounds five years ago, in April 2017. (File photo)