Why Exhibit?

Market, Sample & Sell directly to a target audience!

  • The audience is targeted and pre-disposed to discover and shop for new products, services and ideas.
  • Selling at West Coast Christmas Show is immediate and compelling to a targeted captive audience.
  • West Coast Christmas Show provides an opportunity for buyers and sellers to meet face to face, where products can be demonstrated, handled, and purchased right on site.
  • West Coast Christmas Show is an ideal medium for test marketing or launching new products. New buying interests can be uncovered and otherwise unaccessible buyers appear in front of your exhibit.
  • The timing of the West Coast Christmas Show, 34 days before Christmas, is an ideal time for visitors to make purchases for the holiday season. We provide free parking for everyone, so visitors have a positive attitude entering the show.

Who Visits The Show?

The West Coast Christmas Show draws on over 1.6 million residents in the Fraser Valley, the fastest growing region in Canada. This region also boasts the fastest increase in household income in the entire country. Visitors are lured by the appeal of finding unique, hard to find items for their holiday shoping, decorating and entertaining coupled with celebrity personalities demonstrating home decorating & holiday cooking.

Show Statistics

  • 2017 - 19,154 visitors
  • 2016 - 18,195 visitors
  • 2015 - 17,629 visitors
  • 2014 - 16,350 visitors
  • 2013 - 16,129 visitors
  • 2012 - 14,202 visitors
  • 2011 - 13,565 visitors
  • 2010 - 13,185 visitors
  • 2009 - 13,247 visitors
  • 2008 - 10,215 visitors

West Coast Christmas Show Exhibitor Benefits

  • Extensive multimedia publicity and advertising campaign
  • Free exhibitor badges
  • Free visitor guest passes
  • Free material handling
  • Free storage
  • Free listing in Official Festival Guide Magazine
  • Free listing on official West Coast Christmas Show web site with reciprocal hot link
  • Professional onsite show management
  • On-site furniture and supply rental
  • Free washup sinks in selected areas
  • Discounted hotel accommodations for exhibitors
  • Free parking

Media Coverage

  • Multyple Major Radio Stations
  • Multyple Major Television Stations and Daily Newspapers
  • Digital billboards along major routes
  • Community newspapers
  • Lower Mainland Lifestyles & Entertaining related magazines and periodicals
  • Related websites, direct links from exhibitors' websites and web-events calendars
  • Posters and Brochures in participating businesses
  • www.westcoastchristmasshow.com - our own interactive information website
  • Tourism Abbotsford community initiatives
  • Passport to Christmas Program Guide
  • Tradex bill boards
  • Additional marketing and promotional coverage
  • Chefs, cook book authors and home style and entertaining authors
  • Community organizations
  • Non-profit/charity groups
  • Media/News releases 

Exhibitor Applications 

THESE ARE THE 2017 APPLICATION FORMS

These are interactive PDF documents.  FIRST, save the document to your device, next Fill out and save the document.  Now you may attach to an email and forward to us, or you may print and fax or mail back to us.    If you do not already have a digital signature, you can create one in a minute or two by following the simple instructions, just click on the signature box on the application and the tutorial will pop up.  You may reuse this digital signature on any other PDF documents as well. OR if you do not wish to sign digitally, you may print the page, physically sign and return to us by fax or scan and email.
Click below to download forms:

Commercial Exhibitor Application-2017 

Artisan Vendor Application-2017

Artisan Wine, Beer & Spirits Application-2017

Show Floor Plan-2017

At The West Coast Christmas Show, all exhibitors/vendors decorate their booths in the spirit of Christmas, and the vendors and their staff also dress in Christmas inspired clothing/costumes.

Show management offers as free 10 ft a 10 ft booth in next year's show to the best decorated booth and a 10 ft x 5 ft booth to the best dressed booth staff.

Below are some of the decorated booths as well as the winning decorated booth and the winning costumes.

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Best Booth Award: WHITETAIL COLLECTIONS & VINTAGE RENTALS

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Best Dressed Booth Staff: CAMPBELL'S GOLD HONEY & MEADERY

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