Abbotsford: Calendar of Events

The following is just a small sample of the bountiful activities the city has to offer...

There is plenty to see and do in Abbotsford. The following is just a small sample of some upcoming events.

April 18 – May 2

Downtown Art Walk

Follow the yellow footprints to art works in the downtown core.

www.downtownabbotsford.com

June 7

BC Lions

Training Camp

The CFL football squad is back at Abbotsford’s Rotary Stadium to get ready for the coming season.

July 4-5

Abbotsford Berrybeat Festival

The 28th annual Abbotsford Berrybeat Festival is a family-friendly country street festival. Celebrate the bounty of one of the world’s best and most beautiful berry-producing communities.

www.downtownabbotsford.com

July 31 – Aug. 3

Abbotsford Agrifair

One of Abbotsford’s most popular festivals, the Agrifair is a showcase of our agriculture community, and includes a three-day rodeo, lumberjack show and lots of entertainment.

www.agrifair.ca

July 31 – Aug. 9

World Police &

Fire Games

Today, the World Police & Fire Games is a spectacular international sporting event, featuring police officers, firefighters, customs and correction officers from around the world. This year’s event will be hosted in the Fraser Valley, and Albert Dyck Park will be one of the venues hosting these amazing games.

www.2009wpfg.ca

Aug. 7-9

Abbotsford International

Airshow

B.C.’s favourite summer event returns in full force this August! The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are headlining the Centennial of Flight along with special guests the F-86 Sabre, Golden Centennaire Tutor and the CF-18 Hornet Demo.

www.abbotsfordairshow.com

Aug. 19-23

BC Summer Swimming Championships

Centennial Pool in Abbotsford plays host to the Speed Swimming events.

www.bcssa.bc.ca

Sept. 4-5

Canadian National Professional Truck Driving Championships

Top truck drivers from across Canada will compete in a skills competition like no other!

Sept. 18-19

Mennonite Central Committee Relief Sale

Come and enjoy great food, entertainment, quilt auction, crafts and much more. Great fun for the whole family.

Sept. 26

2nd Annual Abbotsford Multicultural Festival

This lively festival features cultural and entertainment groups, organizations, food and more.

www.abbyfest.com