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May 10
FOR BUSINESSES: How to Take Advantage of BIA Summer Events

BIA Festivals: A Guide for Businesses to Succeed To support local businesses in the Uptown and Five Corners neighbourhoods the White Rock BIA have planned two festivals for late spring […]

Oct 12
Fallin’ for White Rock!

With Halloween around the corner, fallen foliage crunching under our feet, and the refreshing crisp air, you may be looking to explore some upbeat small-town experience that brings people and […]

Dec 17
Foolproof Christmas Gift Guide

Shopping for Christmas presents can be a challenge, especially as your list of gift recipients gets longer and Christmas creeps closer and closer. It can be hard to find presents that aren't holiday misses but we got you covered with a list of gift ideas that are foolproof! These gifts are great for everyone- whether you got stuck with someone you don’t know for Secret Santa, want to make a good impression on your new girlfriend's mother, or have no idea what to get your grandparents because they truly have everything.

Dec 16
White Rock Breweries

British Columbia is becoming quite the popular spot for breweries and White Rock is no exception- we have three amazing craft breweries in our City by the Sea. Whether you are wanting to make a quick stop in for a flight on your way to the beach or want to make a day of checking them all out, here are the breweries you should try next time you’re in White Rock. Galaxie Brewing: This latest addition to the White Rock brewery scene opened this past summer steps away from the beach.…

Dec 14
Christmas Gift Guide for your Bookworm!

Christmas is just around the corner and to celebrate we are putting together gift guides for you all month long! For this gift guide we are focusing on the bookworm in your life. Whether they constantly have a book in their hands or are trying to become more of a reader for their New Year’s Resolution, we have got you covered with great gift ideas from even better local businesses. Here is how to shop for all things reading in White Rock this holiday season. 

Oct 26
Halloween in White Rock!

Autumn has quickly made its presence known in White Rock. From the trees changing into beautiful shades of gold and red, to a coolness in the air, it is officially time to bundle up and get excited for the holiday season. Halloween is fast approaching and while we might think of White Rock more in connection with beaches than with pumpkin patches, we still know how to celebrate the holiday in style with some great stores to help. Here are a few of our favourite tricks for how to prepare and…

Sep 21
White Rock’s Bakeries!

White Rock might be better known for its ice cream or seafood (or other food groups more closely associated with living on a beach), but we have many other amazing culinary options to check out! Including some fantastic bakeries to fulfill all your delicious pastry desires. Whether you are stopping in for a morning coffee and a quick snack, buying loaves of bread for workday sandwiches, or grabbing a dozen cookies for an evening dinner party, bakeries have your back, so here are the ones to check out in White Rock!

Sep 07
2021 Annual Report

The White Rock BIA is pleased to share our 2021 Annual Report, covering the Fiscal Year of April 1 2020 to March 31 2021. In this report, we have included our most important activities and promotions, highlighted some of our successes, and analysed ways that we can continue to adapt to the unexpected changes brought about the pandemic - and to help our members do the same.

Sep 02
The End of Summer in White Rock

The final days of summer are upon us: kids are getting ready to go back to school, leaves are changing, and soon we’ll get to enjoy another cozy White Rock autumn. There’s still time to get through your summer to-do list though! With a ton of activities and good food, White Rock is the perfect spot to create some final summer 2021 memories. Here are a few suggestions on what to do:

Aug 24
White Rock Parks to Explore

White Rock is known for picturesque ocean views, seaside fish and chips, and the longest pier in Canada, but what you may not know is that there is an abundance of beautiful parks located right in the city. So today, we are going to jump into some of the best parks in White Rock.