Socially Distant Adventures near Latimer Heights in Langley
July 24, 2020
COVID-19 has forced many of us to reschedule or cancel our summer getaway plans, but fortunately, Langley has a great variety of local activities this summer that comply with safety protocols and will keep you and your family entertained. All these adventures are conveniently located close to new homes in Langley at Latimer Heights by Vesta Properties.
Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market
Running every Saturday 10 am to 3 pm until October 31st this year, the Fort Langley Village Farmers’ Market has adapted their business with new rules in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19 with wash stations and one-way routes around the market. Support your local economy and safely enjoy fresh local BC produce, baked goods, wines and craft beers and hand-crafted goods to throughout the summer. This market is only about a 10-minute drive from new homes in Latimer Heights making it a perfect destination to stock up on local ingredients before a summer barbeque or a great spot for an afternoon outing with your family.
Fraser Valley Circle Farm Tour
A do-it-yourself tour experience with something for the whole family. Circle Farm Tours provides a list of local farm experiences from their member farms and invites you to create your own tour based on the experiences you’d like to try. With most of the farms open, there’s a great variety of options from exploring vineyards and wineries to meeting livestock and sampling local cheeses. For example, only a 25-minute drive from Latimer Heights is the Kensington Prairie Farm featuring Huacaya alpacas. Visit the website of each local farm you plan on touring to confirm their COVID-19 protocols before visiting.
This year the Summerset Music and Arts festival had to dramatically change their festival experience. They’ve successfully adapted to the evolving COVID-19 restrictions by creating Summerset Sundays: a socially distanced outdoor concert on Sunday nights at Trading Post Brewing, located only 10 minutes away from new homes in Latimer Heights. Tickets are sold in pairs and include dinner, a beverage, and a night of live music. To comply with gathering restrictions, tickets are limited, be sure to get tickets as soon as they are announced!
Your Home Base
Considering the COVID-19 restrictions, now more than ever before, we have begun to recognize the benefits of having everything you need close to home, including entertainment. Latimer Heights is an exciting new 74-acre neighbourhood that will become the new gateway to Langley. As the largest master-planned community in the Township of Langley with nearly 2,000 new homes, this neighbourhood has been designed to function as its own hub with an extensive shopping district at the heart of the community featuring boutique-style shops, trendy restaurants, cozy cafes, and a modernized business district. This new home development in Langley also features over 17 acres of parks with walkways, green space and a pond. With all these amenities within walking distance from your home, it’s easy to make the best a socially distanced summer with indoor and outdoor activities that are close to home.
Vesta Properties has more than 30 years of industry experience and has successfully built more than 4,500 homes in award-winning neighbourhoods throughout Alberta and BC. With a wide range of home types available, including single family homes with basement suite options, rowhomes, or the choice of from terraced, parkside or rooftop patio townhomes, there is something for everyone at Latimer Heights. To view new homes for sale at Latimer Heights, be sure to visit the Sales Centre in Latimer Heights. The Sales Centre is open and adhering to heightened safety protocols to protect the health of staff and customers.