1 The annual Bose corn maze and pumpkin patch opens this Saturday (Aug. 23), and if you’re a soccer fan you might not have too much trouble making it out of the maze. This year, the Bose family has cut the Vancouver Whitecaps logo into their corn maze, located at 64th Avenue and 156th Street, Surrey. The Bose Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch opens at noon on Saturday. Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for kids and $4 for young ones under the age of five. A family of four can enter for $23.
2 Local merchants, musicians, artists, authors and artisans gather together on Saturday (Aug. 23) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both sides of High Street for a second annual block party. There will be sidewalk sales, food samples and live entertainment in the shopping complex, as well as a live painting competition benefiting Semiahmoo Arts. Admission is free. Show up to the Shops at High Street, 2950 King George Blvd., South Surrey.
3 Didn’t catch "The Man in Black" before he passed? Check out the next-best thing, Johnny Cash tribute act David James and Big River, who will be playing Coast Capital Playhouse this Saturday evening (Aug. 23). The country cover band and its frontman will be bringing all the legendary Cash songs, including "Folsom Prison Blues" and "A Boy Named Sue." See page 22 for a feature on James and the group.