12th Annual West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace


Nov 15 - Nov 17


Tradex Trade & Exhibition Center, 1190 Cornell St, Abbotsford, BC, Canada, V2T 6H5


Executive Event Production Inc




The 12th Annual West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace is a 3 day Christmas festival held November 15-17th, 2019 at Tradex (Trade & Exhibition Centre) in Abbotsford. This event showcases a wide range of handmade and commercial goods for all your holiday shopping needs. The Show is open Nov 15 – 1 PM to 9 PM, Nov 16 – 9 AM to 5 PM, Nov 17 – 11 AM to 5 PM.

It is where Christmas shopping begins and ends and is the home of Christmas shopping. You will find many one of a kind, unique items, particularly in the artisan market at West Coast Christmas Show where there are over 170 artisans! The show has over 300 exhibits! There is something for every member of your family and for all of your entertaining needs, including gourment food products!  You will discover new gift ideas, original art, crafts, woodwork, ceramics, specialty foods, home decor, clothing, furniture, floral designs, jewellery, candles, soaps, toys, and much more.

You can relax or take a break from shopping by taking in the entertainment and one of the 3 presentation stages:

  • Home for the Holidays where culinary and home décor presentations are featured
  • Sounds of the Holidays where you will hear performances from wind ensembles, harmony groups, fiddlers, choral groups and even fiddlers.
  • Community Arts Stage which will feature local performers including The Royal City Youth Ballet and their preview of The Nutcracker (this is new for 2019

Visit the festival of trees:  Charitable organizations will be decorating a tree to draw attention to their cause.  Visitors will vote for the best tree, and can win a prize for casting a ballot or two.  The winners of the Festival of Trees are awarded cash prizes.

You will also find an on-site nursery for all your live seasonal decor needs.


A new show feature- It Takes A Village Artisans: Paying It Forward while fulfilling your Christmas shopping list.   Now your Christmas purchases can help improve our world, by shopping among the gathering of community minded artisans who are committed to giving back. Fair trade, zero waste and community support through giving back are all components of this feature area. Whether the artisans focus is to go green by limiting their use of plastic and toxic materials, or the focus is empowering a community through fair trade items, you’ll find a way to connect to your global community this Christmas.

Shop for your Christmas gifts here and help to fulfill the dreams of those less fortunate.


General: $10, Senior: $9 Children 16&under: free

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