Here are a few great events happening in Abbotsford for the month of February. From Hometown Hockey & Harlem Globetrotters to Gallery 7 performances & Home and Garden Show! For a full list of events, see the Tourism Abbotsford Calendar.
The Giver by Gallery 7 Jan 29-30 | Feb 3-6
The Giver is set in a futuristic, utopian society where there is no war or misery, and each citizen is assigned their role in the community by the elders, young Jonas is surprised to learn that he has been chosen to receive special training from The Giver, the keeper of all memories of true joy and pain. The Gallery 7 season runs from September to July of each year and features a full schedule of main stage productions, guest performances, a workshop series, and a summer drama camp program for children and teens. Tickets are available here.
Fraser Valley Home and Garden Show Feb 12-14
One of Western Canada’s largest home and garden expos comes to Tradex in Abbotsford. What is known as the Fraser Valley’s premier building, renovation and décor event will have an extensive array of interior and exterior products for your home! As well, two theatre sections will feature Louis Henry of Pair Home Design and Brian Minter, Owner of Minter Country Gardens in Chilliwack. Don’t miss out on entering for the prize give away while you’re there – A Whistler Vacation package for 2.
Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour Feb 20 - 21
Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour which is the season’s go-to hockey festival is coming to the City of Abbotsford. Bring the whole family down to Exhibition Park on Haida Drive for this two day event. It will have free activities, live music, a chance to meet NHL Alumni and of course, lots of hockey! The entire festival will culminate with Ron MacLean hosting the broadcast of the Calgary Flames and Anaheim Ducks game AND the Colorado Avalanche and Vancouver Canucks games from our Sportsnet Mobile Studio.
Harlem Globe Trotters Feb 26 at 7:00pm
Celebrating 90 years of providing smiles, sportsmanship and service to millions of people worldwide, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters, presented regionally by CTMS Travel, will bring their unrivaled family show to Abbotsford Centre. On the court, the Globetrotters’ 90-year celebration will feature some of the greatest athletes and entertainers on the planet. With a star-studded roster featuring Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm– plus female stars TNT Maddox and Sweet J Ekworomadu* – the Globetrotters’ one-of-a-kind show is unrivaled in the world of family entertainment. Look out for a ticket give-a-way next week!
Pet Lover Show Feb 27
The fourth annual Pet Lovers Show comes to Tradex in Abbotsford. If you are an animal lover, be here to check out the many featured events, seminars and prizes. There will be an amazing dog stage, weird and wonderful stage as well as the TICA cat show, rabbit agility, barnyard experience and more! The Pacific Assistance Dogs Society (PADS) will be there for you as well. If you need a room for you and your pooch, Coast Hotel is the host hotel and is pet friendly!