Since opening in 2009, Langley Events Centre (LEC) has continued to offer a growing number of events and services for Township of Langley residents and visitors to enjoy. A review of the events hosted at LEC is very impressive, and the number of groups and organizations that host and re-locate their events to Langley continues to expand. The focus for staff is on these partner organizations and their participants and spectators, with the customer service goals for LEC including the desire for everyone to leave having had a unique and satisfying experience during their visit.
As a facility, Langley Events Centre is a 322,312 square foot facility, which includes an Arena Bowl, Triple Gymnasium, Double Gymnasium, Fieldhouse, Banquet Hall, Gymnastics Training Facility, Fitness and Community Centre, Meeting Spaces, Offices and Leased Spaces in addition to many supporting functional areas.
LEC is home to the Vancouver Stealth of the National Lacrosse League, Vancouver Giants of the Western Hockey League,Trinity Western University Athletics Basketball and Volleyball of Canada West and Hockey of the BC Intercollegiate Hockey League, the Fraser Valley Rush Female Midget AAA team and the Valley West Hawks boys Major Midget hockey team. Many organizations call the LEC home including ATO Basketball Merchants, Basketball BC, Langley Sports Medicine Clinic, MLA Rich Coleman, the Langley Gymnastics Foundation, the Langley Arts Council, R.E. Mountain Secondary School, the Fraser Valley Italo-Canadian Society, Jericho Ridge Community Church and the Willoughby Community Centre. Organizations that operate events and services from within the LEC include Tiara Food and Beverage Concepts, the Langley School District, the Spartan Foundation and Pacific Sport Fraser Valley.
Located adjacent to Willoughby Community Park, residents and visitors also take advantage of the many outdoor activities provided by the Township of Langley.