Christmas/Community News: The Wonder of Christmas in Fort Langley

By on November 28, 2010

Submitted. Everyone remembers the cool, starry nights with frosted windows while the twinkling glow of Christmas lights shine from the trees, lampposts and windowpanes throughout the village of Fort Langley. [Click On Image For Full Story]

The Christmas season is a highlight for visitors, resident and visitors to Fort Langley. The pedestrian oriented shopping provides a unique experience for the discerning shopper.

In Fort Langley you will discover boutique shopping in a comfortable, welcoming setting. Fort Langley merchants offer a shopping experience that is blends chic and charm with leading edge designer clothes, footwear and a treasure trove of food, gifts and houseware from our epicurean, antique and collectible establishments. Fine and casual dining in the Village offers intimate locales for an evening out or a fun place to gather a group of friends.

Pamper yourself for those Christmas parties on your calendar at our full service spas, professional salons and barber shop!

Fort Langley merchants will be open late Friday evenings until 8:00PM for shopping convenience starting November 19th.

While shopping in Fort Langley, ask our merchants about the Wishes & Wonder Contest! One lucky shopper will have the opportunity to win an array of gifts donated by local merchants. Contest ends December 18th – so enter soon! Gifts can be viewed at Infusion Bouteaque, 9110 Glover Road. For more information on the contest and how to enter visit www.fortlangleyvillager.com or www.fortlangley.com.

During this special time of the year it is important to express our gratitude in what we have and remember those around the world and in our community that are less fortunate. To this end, Fort Langley merchants and the Fort Langley Business Improvement Association (BIA) introduce the 1st Annual Charity Christmas Tree Walk hosted by the business community of Fort Langley!

Participating businesses have identified the charity that they will be supporting throughout the holiday season, and are decorating a tree with special decorations that can be purchased, or donations made be made in the store that will be directed to the charity.

To date the following businesses are participating – with more coming on board everyday!
Montage – Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation

The Fort Cyclery – World Bicycle Relief

Little White House – International Child Care Haiti

DD Booskis – Dress for Success

Alpaca Xpressions – Adoptive Peruvian Family

HUB Insurance – Langley Food Bank


Fort Langley is an incredibly busy place to be leading up to Christmas!

There’s something to do for everyone!

Wishes & Wonder Contest – November 1 to December 20

Christmas Tree Walk for Charity – November 20 to December 25

Guilty Pleasures Shopping Event at Spacial Effects Design – November 17 & December 8

Douglas Day & Victorian Parade at Fort Langley National Historic Site – November 20

Langley Centennial Museum Annual Gift Shop Sale – November 20

Mrs. Claus Breakfast, St. Andrews United Church- November 20

Annual White Spot Pipe Band Craft Fair, Fort Langley Community Hall – November 20

Small Treasures Exhibit, Birthplace of BC Gallery – November 26 & 27

Dickens of a Christmas – November 27

Community Christmas Tree Lighting – November 28

Breakfast with Santa, Fort Langley Lions Hall – December 4

St. George’s Anglican Church Annual Christmas Bazaar – December 4

Pioneer Christmas – December 4

Lantern Making Workshop, Fort Langley National Historic Site – December 4

Old Fashioned Musical Christmas, Fort Langley National Historic Site – December 9

Drop ‘n Shop, Langley Centennial Museum -December 11

Festivities at the Fort – December 18 – 12

For details and a complete listing of community events, please visit www.fortlangley.com.

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