PHOTOS: B.C. Day long weekend on White Rock beach

Hundreds of families gathered at White Rock’s beach for the B.C. Day long weekend. (Aaron Hinks photo)
A wind surfer cruises by the breakwater near the White Rock Pier on Sunday, Aug. 2. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Youngsters play during low-tide on Sunday, Aug. 2. (Aaron Hinks photo)
People line up for ice cream on White Rock’s Promenade Aug. 2. (Aaron Hinks photo)
A cyclist rides along White Rock’s beach during low tide. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Families take turns washing sand off their feet after playing on White Rock’s beach. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Youngsters draw pictures in the sand during low tide. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Hundreds of families enjoyed the beach Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Hundreds of families enjoyed the beach Sunday afternoon. (Aaron Hinks photo)
A group of friends play spike ball on White Rock’s west beach during low tide. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Thai Affair prepares ice cream along the White Rock Promenade. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Compared to other long weekends, White Rock Pier appeared to have less than average traffic during the B.C. Day long weekend. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Families gathered at the beach Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

An afternoon low tide gave families ample space to play from a safe distance at White Rock’s beach Sunday afternoon.

Today, temperatures are to reach a high of 25C with a 30 per cent chance of showers, according to Environment Canada. Low tide is to happen at 12 p.m., with high tide coming in around 8 p.m.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Two dead in COVID-19 outbreak at Delta Hospital

Total of 10 patients and four staff in one unit have tested positive for COVID-19: Fraser Health

Unofficial holidays: Here’s what people are celebrating for the week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 3

World Farm Animals Day, Drink Beer Day and Virus Appreciation Day are all coming up this week

White Rock Playhouse, Bell Centre lit up red in support of entertainment workers

Facilities across Canada participated in national Light Up Live movement on Sept. 22

UPDATED: Surrey RCMP make multiple arrests after reports of fight in Newton

Huge police response to reports of fight, possibly a gun, in the area of 82nd Avenue east of Scott Road

Father hopes journey to aviation-safety program inspires hope

Former South Surrey resident Greg Sewell hasn’t given up on quest to mandate older-plane retrofits

B.C. records 98 more COVID-19 cases, most in Lower Mainland

One new senior home outbreak, Surrey Memorial outbreak over

VIDEO: COVID won’t dampen Lower Mainland woman’s Halloween spirit

Langley’s Tanya Reid posted video offering suggestions of how trick-or-treating might look for her

PHOTOS: 2nd calf in a month confirmed among Southern Resident killer whale pod

Center for Whale Research said they will eagerly await to observe the calf to evaluate its health

97 distressed horses, cats and dogs seized from farm in Princeton

RCMP assisted as BC SPCA executed search warrant

$250K reward offered as investigation continues into Sea to Sky Gondola vandalism

Police also asking for specific footage of Sea to Sky highway around time of incident

Join Black Press Media and Do Some Good

Pay it Forward program supports local businesses in their community giving

Trudeau ‘disappointed’ by RCMP treatment of Sikh officers over mask issue

World Sikh Organization of Canada said taking Sikh officers off the front lines constitutes discrimination

Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

NDP and the Liberals have reached an agreement on COVID-19 sick-leave

VIDEO: Mounties looking to catch Chilliwack bike-riding teen groper

Man caught on video slapping the backside of girl near CSS riding a bicycle

Most Read