Have A Ball!
Holiday joy returns to Downtown Abbotsford. Come be part of the wintery magic – we’ll be home to the historic Christmas tree, cheery late night shopping, jovial visits from Santa and more merry surprises than you can shake a wreath at.
November 26 – December 23
Holiday Headquarters: 33761 Essendene Ave.
Bring the kids to the Holiday Headquarters to make a festive craft or write a letter to Santa. See our campaign calendar for the crafting schedule.
Windows of Opportunity
The windows in Downtown Abbotsford will be beautifully decorated this season. Dec. 1 – Dec. 22 vote on our Facebook page for your favourite window display. Prizes for the top two businesses!
Pictures with Santa
Come for your Santa photos at the Holiday Headquarters this winter! See our campaign calendar for picture days! Pre Registration is required and are expected to book up quickly!
Pictures with the Grinch
Come get a picture with Downtown’s Greenest Christmas Character! See our campaign calendar for picture days! Pre Registration is required and are expected to book up quickly!
Story Time with Mrs. Claus
Join Mrs. Claus for story time from inside a snow globe at the Holiday Headquarters.
Snap a pic at the Historic Christmas Tree, our Hallmark-themed Box Parklet or in front of the decorated windows.
Elf in a Store Window
The elves are making the trip back down from the North Pole to make their homes in store windows around Downtown Abbotsford for another season. Find all 5 elves, snap a pic and email them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to claim your prize of $5 Downtown Dollars!
Sip ‘n Shop
Sip, shop and be merry! Starting Dec. 2nd Downtown Abby will be the place to be on Thursday nights. Gift local this holiday season from a shopping experience unlike no other. Tickets include your choice of 2 alcoholic beverage from select retailer, shopping & dining promos, a gift and a chance to win $500 Downtown Dollars! Tickets are $25 & purchasers must be 19+ years old.