Annual Events

Abbotsford Farm & Country Market

Weekly markets resume May 5th, 2018.

May - October: Montrose Avenue from George Ferguson Way to Pine Street.

It's Saturday morning, and colourful tents dot the market site in Historic Downtown Abbotsford. Local produce growers, small-scale food producers, and creative have just completed the finshing touches on their booths, and not a minute too soon. the shoppers have arrived, browsing amibf the aromatic baked goods and vibrant salad greens, the colouful handmade soaps and harvest-fresh apples.

https://afcm.ca/

Berry Festival

Held in Downtown Abbotsford 

Annually, first or second Friday and Saturday of July. This celebration of local strawberry, raspberry and blueberry products transforms the downtown area into a lively festival setting. Continuous entertainment, children's rides, fishing pond, local crafts and luscious market style foods.

 

Pet Lovers Show

February 24-25, 2018.

Rated 2017 Top Consumer show by Business in Vancouver

If you enjoy pets and animals then you will love this show occurring in February. Various exhibits and events will be happening so come on down.

Tradex Centre - 604-535-1463

http://www.petlovershow.ca/

Abbotsford International Airshow

Tickets available: http://www.abbotsfordairshow.com/

Next event: August 10, 11 & 12, 2018.

Held at the Abbotsford Airport 

TBA every August. The leading air show in North America, which attracts the worlds top aeronautical performances - from heritage to spectacular air demonstration squadrons, dramatic aerobatic teams to daring soloists and skydivers. Incredible displays of aerial ability and skill.

Bradner Flower Show

Bradner Community Hall

The 2018 annual Flower show will be on April 13th, 14th & 15th, 2018 - daily from 10 am - 5 pm! This year's theme is "A Blast from the Past"!


Annually, mid April. Bradner proudly displays a glorious four hundred varieties during this spring flower show. The show is constantly expanding and growing creating new ways for you to enjoy yourself. Follow the daffodils along Bradner Road. 

604-856-8441 http://www.bradnerflowershow.com/

Relief Sale & Auction

Next event: September 14-15, 2018.

Annually, mid September. An annual favorite held by the Mennonite Central Committee.

Tradex Centre - 604-857-0011 

bc.mcc.org/getinvolved/reliefsales

Abbotsford Wine Festivals

Trethewey House Autumn Wine Festival www.msamuseum.ca

Abbotsford-Matsqui Rotary Club's Annual Wine Festival www.abbotsfordmatsquirotary.org

Canada Day Parade

Starts at 11 AM S. Fraser Way - Centennial Park

On July 1st anually. A colorful parade followed by festivities, food and entertainment.

https://www.abbotsfordcity.ca/canadaday2018

The Wine + Art Walk

Tickets available: http://downtownabbotsford.ca/spring-2018-wine-art-walk-is-back/

The Wine + Art Walk returns this May 31st with more wine and new art.

On Thursday, come to 2633 C Montrose Avenue (down Matt Petters Lane) to check in, grab your glass, and your artist guide, between 4 p.m. and 5:30p.m (at the latest).

ACS Charity Golf Tournament

Next event: June 26, 2018.

Held at Ledgeview Golf and Country Club

If you love golf, this is your opportunity to have fun while supporting a great cause!

The ‘Jewel of the Fraser Valley.’ Ledgeview features a premium, picturesque layout with high quality greens and fairways. It is nestled high atop the city of Abbotsford and offers a challenging yet playable course enjoyed by average and competitive golfers alike.
 

Family Day Car Show

Next event: Saturday Aug 18, 2018. 9:00 a.m To 3:00 p.m

Held at Northview Community Church, everyone is invited!

Annually, late August. The Car Show is an annual favorite for all ages.

604-855 6155 - www.downtownabbycarshow.com

West Coast Christmas Show & Marketplace

Next event date: November 16th-18th, 2018.

Western Canada's leading Holiday Season show that brings together under one roof Holiday gifts, food, personal services, decor ideas, festive seminars and culinary presentations.

Tradex Exhibition Centre

www.westcoastchristmasshow.com

Held at Abbotsford Exhibition Park 

Next event: August 3-5, 2018.

August 2018 will mark the 108th Abbotsford Agrifair. 

Annually, during the BC Day long weekend in August. This fair is great fun for the entire family with many attractions: 4H, draft horses, dairy, beef, llama, poultry, hands-on-milking demonstrations, Dog & Pony shows kid's world, petting farm, antique farm machinery display, midway, Demolition DerbyFMX Bike Riders as well as free stage entertainment, fireworks and a home variety trade show are included. 

http://www.agrifair.ca/  

Gem & Mineral Show

Held anually in early April at Abbotsford Exhibition Park in the Ag Rec building.

Bc Gem Show is an international platform for gems, jewels and accessories. The event features a variety of gems, and jewels from all across the globe based on latest trends and innovative ideas and technologies. Includes displays, demonstrations, a children’s creative workshop, gold panning, door prizes and more.

West Coast Womens Show

October 12-14, 2018.

The West Coast Women’s Show is the largest women’s event in Western Canada, where you can shop ‘til you drop and SAVE at over 400 booths! With all the latest products and services for women from hundreds of exhibitors, you will find everything on your wish list and more. Plus, enjoy incredible entertainment on FOUR stages, including celebrity speakers, fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, wellness & beauty secrets, a community entertainment showcase, calendar firefighters and so much more!

Tradex - 604-980-7729

http://www.westcoastwomen.net/

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Between late November and early December.

It’s the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Historic Downtown Abbotsford. More spectacular surprises added to the lights again this year! 

Pacific Agriculture Show

Next event: January 24-26, 2019.

Showcasing the latest and most innovative equipment and technology for the agriculture industry. Join thousands of farmers and agri-food producers in comparing and investigating what over 300 exhibitors have to make your operation more efficient.

Tradex - 604-291-1553 

http://www.agricultureshow.net/