Listening to the same playlist over in over is fine for a commute to work. But if you are looking for a memorable trip to the city, there is nothing like going to see live music. There are several places that you can regularly find musical performances around the city centre. Soothe your senses with some smooth tunes or rock out with these great spots for live entertainment.
When you come across the bright neon sign featuring a fabulous pink fowl, you will know that you’ve found The Flamingo (10768 King George Boulevard). The team at the Flamingo are dedicated to bringing the best shows to the community, so you can expect top notch performances at this venue. Great bands await inside their three different venues. Check out their events calendar for what talent will be stopping by next.
Enjoy the warm atmosphere and Irish hospitality of Donegal’s Irish Pub (12054 96 Avenue). At this charming pub, live music is a constant. You can expect several musical performances a week. Thursdays are for rock music, Sundays the pub is filled with the blues, and on Fridays and Saturdays you can enjoy a mix of music from local and cover bands for all the best songs to start your weekend. Savor some appies, sip some brews, and take in the tunes.
If you’d rather have a night in the theatre, visit the Surrey Arts Centre (13750 88 Avenue). There’s not one bad seat in the house. With over 400 seats this theatre is the perfect venue for your next musical experience. Find out what performances are going on here.
If you are looking for a big music event, once a year Surrey’s Holland Park is transformed with FVDED in the Park, (13428 Old Yale Road) a weekend of pop, electronica, and all your favourite DJs. This music festival is only around for two days of the year, but if you catch it when it happens in the Summer, it is sure to make your list for must-go to music festivals.
Don’t just listen to music, go and see it! Whatever kind of music experience you’re looking for, you are sure to find your jam in North Surrey.