For Immediate Release October 8, 2016
The 9th Annual West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace launches on November 18-20, 2016
The West Coast Christmas Show, a three day consumer event visited by over 17,000 holiday shoppers each year features over 200 vendors and live presentations to meet the needs of visitors’ holiday entertaining, decorating and gift giving. Family entertainment is provided by live Christmas music performed by local bands, choirs and carolers plus a huge working model train setup. In Santa’s Workshop children may learn model making, create their own sand-art, write letters to Santa, decorate their own fresh baked Christmas cookie and there will be story time by local children’s book writers.. Pictures with Santa, of course.
The West Coast Christmas Show & Marketplace is Western Canada’s leading holiday season show that brings together holiday gifts, fancy foods, personal services, decor ideas, festive seminars and culinary presentations under one roof.
Entering through a huge array of fresh plants, floral and holiday decor for your home to the sounds of live Christmas music, you will discover new ideas and products for holiday gift shopping, entertaining and home decorating among the multitude of vendors offering unique and hard to find gift items both from artisans as well as unique manufacturers. You’ll find hand spun hats and shawls, hand made doll clothing and wooden toys, buckwheat pillows, seasonal hand made ornaments, crocheted frog toques and puppets, shadow books, teepee play tents, hand painted silk scarves and even sink bliing! See the gallery of artisan creations pictures: click here.
The Home For The Holidays Stage will feature numerous talented local chefs who will offer great hands on demonstrations and ideas for your holiday cooking.
When: Friday, November 18 – Sunday November 20, 2016
Where: Tradex Exhibition Centre in Abbotsford
Tickets: Child 16 & under: FREE Adult: $6 Senior $5
(Further discount if purchased online)
Bonus: FREE PARKING Courtesy of the Show Managers
FREE Reentry all weekend