Welcome to Abbotsford!
Known as a ‘City in the Country,’ Abbotsford is nestled on British Columbia’s richest agricultural flatlands between the Coast and Cascade mountain ranges. While the entire Fraser Valley is economically diverse, farming is the backbone of Abbotsford’s wealth.
A shuttle service is offered to transport delegates staying at the Sandman, Best Western PLUS Regency and the Quality Inn on September 27th and 28th. Schedule will be posted at each hotel.
Main Hotel Room Block:
Sandman Abbotsford Airport Hotel
3010 Mt. Lehman Rd, Abbotsford, BC V4X 2L4
The main room block for CanWest will be held at the very new ‘Sandman Abbotsford Airport Hotel’. A 5 minute drive from Tradex and the Abbotsford Airport, the hotel is located within walking distance to High Street Mall, a movie theatre, a spa and a grocery store. The hotel offers complimentary parking, indoor heated swimming pool, Denny’s Restaurant with room service and wireless high speed Internet throughout the hotel.
Cost: $95/night; includes 1 breakfast at Denny’s per room/night
To make a reservation call: 604.859.7263
Reservation Code: Group Name: CanWest Horticulture Show; Group # 29639
Reservation Deadline: September 1, 2017
Best Western PLUS Regency Inn & Conference Centre
32110 Marshall Road, Abbotsford V2T 1A1 | www.bwregency.bc.ca
Exit #87. Located 5 minutes from Tradex and features two restaurants: ABC Country Restaurant and Signatures Sports Bistro.
Cost: $99.99 / night; includes hot complimentary breakfast served between 6:30 am – 10:00 am
To make a reservation call: 1.800.771.3077; 604.853.3111
Reservation Code: Group #1211
Reservation Deadline: August 25, 2017
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Quality Hotel & Conference Centre
36035 North Parallel Road, Abbotsford V3G 2C6 I www.qualityhotelabbotsford.com
A 10-15 minute drive from Tradex and the Abbotsford Airport, this hotel offers an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi whirlpool, and fitness facility, and Whitespot Restaurant.
Overnight Parking at Tradex
Please complete the ‘RV Overnight Parking’ form which can be found on Tradexs’ website: https://www.fvtradex.com/Order-Forms–Online-Ordering
How to Get to Abbotsford
Driving Directions – Parking is Free!
Tradex, Fraser Valley Trade & Exhibition Centre | 1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford BC V2T 6H5
From the Trans-Canada Highway No. 1 (East or West), take Exit 83 Mt. Lehman Road South and follow the Airport and Tradex signs to the Abbotsford International Airport property. Use MapQuest or Google Maps for specific instructions.
WestJet is happy to offer CanWest attendees and exhibitors 10% off Econo fares and 15% off Plus fares for travel between Vancouver/Abbotsford anywhere WestJet flies in North America between Sept 20 – October 4. To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount codes listed below. Please use both the coupon and promo code when booking with a travel agent. You can book online at www.westjet.com. For details on booking with these discount codes visit www.westjet.com/convention-discount.
- Coupon Code: YH5DHWX (web coupon number)
- Promo Code: YVR03 (for travel agent web use only)
Amtrak is happy to offer a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Vancouver between Sept 22 – Oct 2, 2017. To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1-800-872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Conventions can’t be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code X64E-968 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.
- Amtrak Convention Fare Code: X64E-968
- To Make a Reservation call: 1-800-872-7245
Options from YVR to Tradex
Important Information for Visitors to Canada
US citizens must show a valid passport when entering Canada.
Persons visiting from countries other than the United States must have a valid passport and may require other documentation such as Visas. Check with the nearest Canadian Consulate well in advance of travel.