Placemaking Survey: Help Us Make Downtown More Vibrant

Help us make Downtown Abbotsford more vibrant through placemaking. Introduction The Abbotsford Downtown Business Association (ADBA) is creating a Placemaking and Event Strategy for Downtown Abbotsford. Over the next month we want to hear from you-our property owners, merchants, community leaders, and other interested partners. Through your input, we hope to understand how existing streets … Read more

Win a Downtown Christmas Winners Announced!

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We are thrilled to announce the Hathaway family as the winners of our “Win a Downtown Christmas” contest hosted by the Abbotsford Downtown Business Association! Shannon Hathaway was nominated by Angela Wiebe and here’s what she had to say about the Hathaway family: “Shannon Hathaway is one of the hardest working amazing humans I know! … Read more

Holidays in Historic Downtown Abbotsford

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Holidays in Historic Downtown Abbotsford This year’s holiday celebrations look a little different but the elves in Downtown Abbotsford have been working hard to bring some magic to our community! Here’s what we have in store: WIN A DOWNTOWN CHRISTMAS Contest Criteria + Nomination Form HERE

Call for Artists | Community-Driven: Pavement Mural

Call for Artists | Community-Driven: Pavement Mural In the Summer 2020 UFV’s GEOG/GD 464 class – “Community Planning and Development: Local Applied Studio1” taught by Dr. Cherie Enns tackled the issues of diversity, inclusivity and access in urban planning to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. Being engaged in experiential learning within the CityStudio Abbotsford model, … Read more

It’s Patio Season in Downtown Abbotsford!

Summer is patio season in Downtown Abbotsford and it just got even better! Check out any of these awesome patios now open for dining: NINE Downtown Kitchen + Lounge NINE is open Wednesday, Thursday + Sunday from 5pm-8pm and Friday + Saturday from 5pm-10pm   Bow & Stern  Bow & Stern is open 7 days … Read more

#WhatLocalsDo in Abbotsford, BC

The Abbotsford Business Community Coalition was launched to align and coordinate efforts to support Abbotsford businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, to lay the groundwork for economic recovery, and to inspire and mobilize optimism and economic confidence in the community. Our goal is to bring together the Abbotsford business community in a lasting partnership that is … Read more