What’s Happening This July in Downtown Abbotsford

July 4, 2023Updates

Summer in Downtown Abbotsford continues with BerryFest in July! Our local businesses and organizations are gearing up to bring you promos, berry-filled fun, and more this month. Here’s a sneak peek at what awaits you!


Business Name: a box of bonbons

Location: 2553 Montrose Ave #140, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T4

Dates: July

Promotion: Serving Berry Swirl ice cream, hand-dipped vanilla ice cream bars, chocolate covered licorice & pretzels.

Business Name: Tracycake’s Bakery

Location: 2636 Montrose Ave #101, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T6

Promotion: Fresh berry pies, Berry scones, Berry lemonade and more! (July 8th, BerryFest)

Promotion: We have created a fun new summer menu, featuring local berries and a new summer high tea!
Also launching a new VEGAN high tea! $45.00 per person by reservation only! Menu pdf here.

Business Name: Lepp’s Bakehouse

Location: 2518 W Railway St, Abbotsford, BC V2R 2E4

Promotion: Lepp’s Strawberry Lemonade, Fresh Berry Fruit Tarts, and Berry Sweet Bun on July 8th for BerryFest!


Picnic Packs (runs through September long weekend). Buy 4 sandos, a pack of beer and get a large bag of Hard Bite chips for free

In store combo (runs through September long weekend)! Buy a sando, any drink, and get a cookie for $1.50 (regular $2.75 for a cookie)

NEW! Affogato. Smoking Gun Espresso over Banter’s Sweet Cream Ice Cream

Business Name: Revive Boutique Bistro

Location: 33757 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2C3

Promo: Discounted Berry flatbread for BerryFest, July 8th, 10AM – 8PM

Promo: Having a BIG outdoor sale on July 15th and will be bringing their mimosa trailer!

Promo: Launching a big addition to their meu and will be releasing 2 new dishes every week in July

Business Name: Yes Chef

Location: 2619 Montrose Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T5

Promotion: Open for BerryFestJuly 8th, 12PM – 8PM

Promotion: 25% off July 1 & 2 for their 12th Anniversary Sale!

Business Name: Banter Icecream

Location: 33660 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2B9

Promotion: Serving Pavlova Berries & Cream Ice Cream all summer long, which is made with fresh blueberries, strawberries and raspberries.

Promotion: Celebrating their birthday on Sunday, July 23rd with discounts and sales!

Business Name: Jam Dance

Location: 33779 Essendene Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2H1

Dates: All of July

Promotion: The registration fee of $30 WILL BE WAIVED if new members mention BerryFest! Registration must occur in July.

Cool Things: Doing a chalk mural with their students down the laneway for people to come check out; the artist is Melissa Chartrand with help of students of Jam.

Business Name: Once Upon A Thai

Location: 33769 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2C3

Promotion: You can now buy a membership to your favourite Thai restaurant in Downtown Abbotsford! You will get an extra 10% off memberships if you mention Downtown Abbotsford.


Berry Fest 2023

Location: Downtown Abbotsford

Event: Downtown Abbotsford’s annual BerryFest is being celebrated for the 40th year!

Date: July 8th, 12PM – 8PM


Join us for our favourite summer street festival! The festival is free to enter for all.

Business Name: Grey Tide Tattoo

Location: 2553 Montrose Ave #130, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T3

Event: Free temporary tattoo booth at BerryFest, July 8th from 12PM – 8PM

Promo: GreyTide will be at Okanagan Tattoo Show from July 28th to July 30th. They will be offering discounted pre-drawn tattoo designs, as well as $100 Get What You Get tattoos from their gumball machine.

Business Name: Nerd Haven Games

Location: 33735B Essendene Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2G7

Event: Free RPG Day, July 8th (10AM-9PM)

Description: Participate in any Free RPG Event or Purchase any RPG Item in store and receive one Free Select RPG item for Free RPG day!

PROMO: Anniversary sale from July 1st to July 9th, everything in store is buy one get one 50% off (equal or less value)

Business Name: La Belle Maison Day Spa

Location: 2540 Montrose Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T3


JULY 8TH – 30 minute Mini Strawberry Rhubarb Hydration Facial for only $50

ALL OF JULY – 55 MINUTE Arctic Berry Illuminating facial ON SPECIAL FOR $95 (regular $105)

Business Name: Champagne & Lace

Location: 33811 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2C4

Event: BerryFest Window Display (July 8)

PROMO: Book your weekday bridal appointment and receive a FREE bridal robe!

Business Name: Studioture

Location: 2547 Montvue Avenue, Abbotsford BC

Event: Studio Floral Installation

Date: June 1st to July 15th

Book your session in this limited-time floral installation at Studioture!

Business Name: Boardwalk Cafe & Games

Location: 33760 Essendene Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2H2

Date: July 13th, 7PM

Price: $65 per team (4 persons/team)

Description: Get your 4 persons team together to compete in this puzzle challenge! Registration is $65 and includes Unlimited gaming before and after the event, Your 1000-piece competition puzzle to take home, $20 of food and drink credit for your table & The chance to attain eternal glory!

Business Name: Beard & Bardot

Location: 2575 Montrose Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2S 3T4

Event: Pay What You Can Haircuts

Date: July 30th, 12PM-4PM

Price: Pay what you Can! Cash Only.

Description: Walk-in, first come, first serve style. Please come with your hair freshly cleaned and we will do the rest! All proceeds will be going to the Fraser Valley Youth Society to assist in any of their needs, supporting the LGBTQIAS2+ youth and all those at high risk.

Business Name: Abbotsford Farm & Country Market

Location: JUBILEE PARK – 2552 McCallum Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2B9

Date: Every Saturday from 9AM – NOON, starting May 6th, 2023 to October 28th, 2023

Description: Abbotsford’s longest running farmers’ market featuring the best local vendors and fresh, real food.

Business Name: Yoga in the Park

Location: JUBILEE PARK – 2552 McCallum Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2S 2B9

Date: Every Wednesday from 6-7PM, starting June 28th until September 6th, 2023

Description: These sessions are always FREE so you just need to bring your mat, a water bottle and a smile to enjoy this all-yogi-abilities class. (Weather dependent.)

Please check our social media @downtownabbotsford for potential day-of updates.

Stay tuned for next month’s blog post!

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