Men’s show coming to Abbotsford’s Tradex

The first Vancouver Men’s Show comes to Tradex in Abbotsford from Nov. 18 to 20.

The first Vancouver Men’s Show comes to Tradex in Abbotsford from Nov. 18 to 20.

The event features the hottest toys, more than 150 exhibitors, spirit and beer tasting, and a tailgate party for the Canadian Football League eastern and western final under one roof.

Outrageous custom vehicles will be unveiled for the first time, and competitors will use their brute strength in a gruelling competition to become the Vancouver Men’s Show Strong Man champion.

“Movember” is a main theme at the show, with a few events supporting Prostate Cancer Canada. Friday night features a Best Moustache Contest, Saturday has a live charity auction and a Putt for Prostate Cancer event, and anyone sporting a moustache gets $2 off admission at the door.

Other activities include live barbecue demos, a poker tournament, stand-up comedy and live entertainment with the band Louder Than Love.

Doors are open 2 to 9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

For more information, visit vancouvermensshow.com.