Perfect Itineraries: Winter Edition
IN LANGLEY CITY
This winter, Discover Langley City one wonder at a time with six curated itineraries. Plan the perfect self-care day, enjoy the crisp air while exploring a new park, or try a new foodie-approved restaurant. There are so many things to do in Langley City, so find the perfect way to see for yourself!
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Even in the colder months, there are still experiences here in the City to bring warmth and joy this winter season. From morning to night, plan a day of bright surprises and dive into fun for all ages!
1. Cora Breakfast and Lunch
20670 Langley Bypass #C104 / chezcora.com
Bring the sunshine with pancakes, crepes, and all the fixings at Cora! The founder and breakfast queen, Cora, brings colourful dishes filled with creativity to create a memorable, nutritious experience each morning in a warm family atmosphere.
2. The Golf Den
20218 Fraser Highway #108 / thegolfden.ca
Get the excitement of being on the green while staying warm and dry inside! The Golf Den is the best spot for indoor virtual golf that takes you around the world to renowned PGA courses, all in one place. Once you are in your golf room, you may order delicious Mexican eats from the inhouse restaurant, Sinaloa’s Mexican Eatery.
3. Rose Gellert Hall
4899 207 Street / langleymusic.com
An intimate 250 seat concert venue presents the Rose Gellert Hall and Concerts Café Classico series throughout the year to welcome international and local musicians for outstanding performances. The hall is located in the Langley Community Music School, a historic arts centre in the heart of the City.
4. Viva Mexico
20559 Fraser Hwy #103 / vivamexico.ca
For the last stop of the day, step into an energetic atmosphere ready for a fiesta at Viva Mexico! With live Latin music every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night, it’s the perfect place to dance, sing, and try their tropical signature drinks.
Slow down and spend some quality time with your special someone. Starting at a stunning nature walk and ending with a scrumptious sweet treat, here are four picturesque date night destinations.
1. Brydon Lagoon
19850 53 Avenue / Park Information
Enjoy the crisp fall air while strolling around Brydon Lagoon! At just over 1 km, this loop is perfect for nature lovers to spot birds flying high and hiding in the trees or ducks resting near the water. Pro tip: arrive at sunset to watch the colour-changing sky reflect on the glimmering lagoon.
2. Annora Restaurant
5572 204 Street / annorarestaurant.com
Enjoy West Coast dining at its finest prepared by chef Aaron himself at Annora Restaurant. Choose from fresh salads to stunning seafood and more, all prepared in-house. Pair with local wines and enjoy the elegant atmosphere.
3. Mural Walk in Downtown Langley
Start at 20518 Fraser Highway / Mural Walk Map
Get some Christmas card worthy photos along the Downtown Langley Mural Walk! With over 25 murals, you’ll immerse yourself in vibrant artwork. When you see a QR code beside a mural, scan it for an Instagram filter that brings the mural to life. Plus, select murals have Pokémon characters hidden in them – can you find them all?
4. Oxford Ice Cream
20581 Fraser Highway / oxfordicecream.ca
Step into what feels like an ice cream stand on the seaside. With dairy and vegan options, Oxford Ice Cream is sure to delight with nostalgic flavours (who wouldn’t want to try their Oreo Chocolate Milk flavour?) and innovative combos, like the Honey Bourbon Peach Cheesecake.
Foodies unite! Langley City is home to delicious restaurants full of fresh flavours and a whole lot of love. Check out these trending spots for unforgettable meals.
1. Chew On This Tasty Tours
Downtown Langley / chewonthistastytours.com
If you’re looking for a sample of the culinary scene in Langley City, start by traversing the vibrant thoroughfare known as “The One Way” with Chew On This Tasty Tours. This self-guided food tour introduces you to local farmers, makers, bakers, chefs and small business owners. They’re expecting you with a delicious experience!
2. Olive Garden
20080 Langley Bypass / olivegarden.com
Are you wanting the perfect place to bring your friends and family for a delicious Italian meal? Or how about a relaxing meal after a day of shopping? Stop by Olive Garden for delicious Italian cuisine and great drinks.
3. Akedo Showten
20218 Fraser Highway #102 / akedoshowten.com
Akedo Showtown is the place to go for show-stopping ramen and gyoza! Having celebrated their fifth anniversary this past August, their menu is continuing to grow with delicious meals. You have to stop by and try for yourself!
4. Yam It
20436 Fraser Highway #104 / @yam__it
This flavour-packed Korean snack bar is a must for your next quick bite! Pictured above is Yam It’s Sokkochi (rice cakes and sausages on a skewer, served with a spicy sauce). You’ll want to make a second order to go!
5. Steven’s Cocktail Corner Bar + Kitchen
20526 Fraser Highway / stevenslangley.com
Get ready for a dining experience unlike any you’ve had before. From unique, retro-styled décor to smash burgers cooked to perfection, you’ll be waiting to come back and try everything on the menu!
6. Estrella’s Montreal Deli
5932 200 Street / estrellasdeli.com
Quality is Michael and Sharon Estrella’s top priority at their Montreal inspired cuisine restaurant. From Montreal smoked meat sandwiches to poutine, paninis and more, pair your choice with a freshly brewed cup of joe and savour the flavours from Canada’s East Coast.
It’s always the right time to practice self care, get some fresh air, and enjoy a relaxing afternoon. Langley City is your one-stop destination for all things wellness from a spa day, nature walk, and more!
1. Sendall Gardens
201A Street & 50 Avenue / Gardens Information
Start your day off with a stroll through 3.67 acres of beautiful nature at Sendall Gardens! Follow a loop of paths from wooden boardwalks to gravel as you pass Muckle Creek and approach a stairway to bring you across the garden. This picturesque oasis in the heart of Langley City is waiting to welcome you, so get ready to take lots of pictures!
2. Spa Tru
2A, 20393 Fraser Highway / spatru.com
Relax and recharge with a massage or facial for a New Year glow! Spa Tru has a variety of services to help you relax and feel rejuvenated. Afterwards, swing by one of many local cafes nearby in Downtown Langley for a coffee or tea for a pick-me-up.
3. Nature’s Fare Markets
19880 Langley Bypass #120 / naturesfare.com
To stock up on fresh foods and more, stop by Nature’s Fare Markets for a healthy, simple, and fun shopping trip. Have a taste bud adventure with dishes inspired by global cuisines and pick up a meal kit to prep at home. Or, try the delicious bistro items with fresh meals and smoothies to go!
4. The Creative Bookworm
20438 Douglas Crescent / thecreativebookworm.com
Whether you want to add to your record collection or grab a new book, The Creative Bookworm has everything you need to unwind. From new releases to classic favourites, browse the selection offered at Langley’s only new & used bookstore. Plus, check out their gift area for candles and more!
This will not be your average walk in the park! Visit these four parks for a day packed with adventure and activities fit for all ages.
1. Buckley Park
196 Street & 48 Avenue / Park Information
You’ll want to bring a soccer ball and a whole lot of energy to Buckley Park! It’s the perfect spot to practice skills on a full-size grass field, have the kiddos climb the playground, and stroll along the refreshing gravel trails. Plus, you can leave the car for a bit since there’s only a short walk to your next park!
2. Penzer Action Park
198C Street & 47 Avenue / Park Information
Go from a slam dunk on the basketball court to conquering the parkour playground at Penzer Action Park. Making your visit here means you have experienced North America’s Largest Outdoor Parkour Course! Trampolines, balancing beams, and new adventures await.
3. Uplands Dog Off Leash Park
206 Street & 44A Avenue / Park Information
Take your furry friends for a fun day out, too! Uplands Dog Off Leash Park is fully fenced and ready for your dog to have the best day ever. Run through the open grass space, capture some photos, and recharge before the last park stop of the day.
4. Langley City Park
207 Street between 48 Avenue & 51 Avenue / Park Information
For the last stop of the day in your loop of parks, visit Langley City’s very own Dino Park! It brings the joy of being a dino explorer to swinging and sliding on the park’s playground. To finish off the day, visit Downtown Langley’s restaurant scene for a selection of international cuisine.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with these must-visit stops for a treat that is certain to make you want to come back for more!
1. The Pie Hole
20534 Fraser Highway / thepiehole.com
Find decadent pies and cookies galore at Downtown Langley’s newest treat stop. Pair your choice of dessert with a specialty coffee made with their own coffee brand. The Pie Hole’s owner, Jenell Parsons, was even coined Canada’s Pie Queen!
2. Lemon Bakery
20108 Fraser Hwy #102 / lemonbakery.ca
Lemon Bakery is a family owned and operated bakery supporting local farmers, growers & suppliers wherever possible. Grab cakes, cookies, or their widely popular cinnamon buns!
3. Meowdel Tea Studio
20193 56 Avenue / @meowdel_tea_design_studio
Order a bubble tea or from a selection of more delicious thirst-quenchers with ice cream and espresso drinks. Featured right now, try the ultimate indulgence with their Mocha Milk Tea!
4. Twins Coffee
5765 Glover Road / facebook.com/twinscoffee00
Come in to Twins Coffee for an amazing selections of donuts, specialty coffees, and more sweet delights! The calm ambience in the café makes it the perfect place to catch up with a friend.