Entertainment in Abbotsford, BC
If you’re looking for arts and entertainment then Abbotsford will be sure to provide what you’re looking for, the Arts Council hosts a number of free local events including music in Mill Lake Park a perfect time for a family gathering. The annual Christmas Artisan Gift Fair has attracts people from all over BC to show case their crafts as well as provide a unique shopping experience for the Christmas season.
The Reach Gallery Museum runs events, programs and courses for all to enjoy and features exhibitions from across Canada, local artist’s displays from around the world
There are numerous events and entertainment projects such Art in the Park, Abbotsford’s Art and Heritage Unity Festival, and the Historical Downtown Art Bench Project, as well the Kariton Art Gallery which features local artists, and unique art exhibitions from various locations.
Gallery 7 Theatre and Performing Arts has been one of Abbotsford only performing arts organizations since 1991 and operates out of Mennonite Educational Institute. They produce four main stage productions every year enjoyed by many in the cultural community.
The Fraser Valley Trade and Exhibition Centre or Abbotsford TRADEX is the second largest facility of its kind in Abbotsford, British Columbia operated by the Tourism Abbotsford, hosts around 90 events every year, everything from trade shows, agricultural shows, business events, trade shows, sporting, product launches and film shoots.
As Abbotsford is known for its beautiful flower and horticulture check out the most beautiful array of colours at the Tulips festival which happens in May, a sight not to be missed and enjoyed by all ages.
There are several recreational and sports centres, swimming pools, gymnasiums and local sports clubs, and for those who like to kick back and relax take some time to fish the local rivers and lakes or take in a winery tour. As Abbotsford grows expect to see more events and local entertainment and don’t forget the multi cultural events, especially around Canada Day celebrations. Watch the local new and Abbotsford tourism to keep your calendar full for the annual entertainment.