Christmas events and markets provide the perfect opportunity to get started on your holiday shopping. Luckily, Abbotsford is home to great variety of markets, events and interactive family activities to elevate your holiday spirit. Below is a list of 10 holiday events happening throughout November. Also, check out the Passport to Christmas in Abbotsford for your chance to win The Ultimate Abbotsford Experience.
Passport to Christmas IN ABBOTSFORD | Nov 1 - Dec 22
The Passport to Christmas guides you around Abbotsford to unique boutiques, one-of-a-kind shops, and fertile farms. At each stop, make sure you get your passport stamped, bringing you one step closer for a chance to win 1 of 2 prizes!
Crafts with Mrs. Claus at Glenda’s | Nov 12
Bring your little ones to enjoy free cookie decorating and crafting with Mrs. Claus. There will be popcorn and hot chocolate to enjoy beside the bonfire as well!
4th Annual Plaza Christmas Market | Nov 11 - 12
Shop over 80 local handmade artisans, food trucks, gingerbread decorating and gift basket draw. Free admission & parking.
West Coast Christmas Show at Tradex | Nov 18 - 20
Featuring over 140 artisans - Discover new ideas for holiday entertaining, decorating and gift giving. Remember to get your Passport stamped!
4th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Highstreet | Nov 19
To get you into the holiday spirit, they have a 40-piece marching band & 65 ft Christmas Tree with Rudolf, Frosty and most importantly Santa joining the festivities.
A Heritage Christmas in Clayburn | Nov 19
Enjoy music, tea and scones, a vintage marketplace, kid’s crafts, food as well as guided village tours. Hosted by the Clayburn Village Community society.
8th Annual Trees of Hope | Nov 21 - 27
Visit the Food Court to view all of the wonderfully decorated trees from our generous sponsors. Vote for your favourite tree and enter to win a $100 Sevenoaks Gift Card.
Toys for tots at the Quality Hotel | Nov 25
Bring a toy or money donation and stay for a free buffet breakfast. Proceeds benefit the Abbotsford Christmas Bureau.
Winter Jubilee in Historic Downtown Abbotsford | Nov 25
Winter Jubilee is a free community event celebrating the 27th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting. Enjoy live music, craft beer gardens, interactive children’s games + activities, artisan marketplace and food trucks.
Maan Farms Christmas Market | Nov 26
Join us for the 2nd Annual Country Christmas Market. A great one stop shop to cross a few names off of your Christmas list while support local businesses, and having a great time.
The Nutcracker | Nov 27
Experience the magic of The Nutcracker this holiday season with Royal City Youth Ballet's full length ballet, featuring a cast of 100+ dedicated and enthusiastic dancers.