Trade Shows

VANCOUVER GIFT EXPO VANCOUVER GIFT EXPO

SEPTEMBER 20 & 21, 2015
PNE FORUM

Sunday, September 20, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Monday, September 21, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Vancouver’s only wholesale gift trade show for retail buyers. Featuring over 150 of Canada’s top wholesale exhibitors with: gifts, home décor, jewellery, novelty, accessories, Canadian and handmade products and more. Buyers are sure to find new and unique products for their store, setting them apart from the rest. This two day trade show is free to all qualified retail buyers.

For more information, please visit www.VancouverGiftExpo.com

The Vancouver Gift Expo is produced by
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KNIT CITY KNIT CITY

OCTOBER 3 & 4, 2015
PNE FORUM

Saturday, October 3, 9 am – 5 pm
Sunday, October 4, 9 am – 5 pm

On October 3 & 4, Knit Social, a Vancouver-based knitting events company, is inviting all fibre craft enthusiasts to the 4th annual Knit City at the PNE Forum. Knit City is the premiere fibre show in western Canada. We are committed to producing a show with a high quality, curated marketplace and world class teachers. We are especially passionate about supporting local talent.

The Knit City Marketplace admission is $10.00 per day. Children 12 and under are free.

For more information, please visit knitsocial.ca


VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE CHRISTMAS TOY RUN 37TH ANNUAL VANCOUVER MOTORCYCLE CHRISTMAS TOY RUN

OCTOBER 4, 2015
PNE GROUNDS

Sunday, October 4, 9:30 am start time at Coquitlam Centre

The Vancouver Motorcycle Christmas Toy Run is one of the largest toy runs in Canada. in its 37th year, it has a number of motorcycle groups that volunteer. The cities of Coquitlam, Port Moody, Burnaby and Vancouver all support the event. The Toy Run leaves Coquitlam Centre at 9.30 am proceeding through Port Moody along Barnet Highway and along Hastings Street to the PNE grounds.

For more information, please visit www.lmcb.ca/events/

VANCOUVER HALLOWEEN EXPO VANCOUVER HALLOWEEN EXPO

OCTOBER 17 & 18, 2015
PNE FORUM

Saturday, October 17, 12 pm - 9 pm
Sunday, October 18, 12 pm - 8 pm

The Halloween Expo is a festival of arts, cosplay, performances, films, comics, anime, games, toys and makeup. Come and enjoy the arts, music and performances, meet super heroes and super villains, and see amazing cosplayers.

For more information, please visit www.VanHalloween.com


BODY, SOUL & SPIRIT EXPO BODY, SOUL & SPIRIT EXPO

OCTOBER 30 – NOVEMBER 1, 2015
SOUTH FORUM

Friday, October 30, 3 pm – 9 pm
Saturday, October 31, 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday, November 1, 11 am – 6 pm

Considered one of Canada's most unique and inspiring events, the Body, Soul & Spirit Expo is returning to Vancouver, where the event started 18 years ago. This year’s event will invite visitors from the Vancouver Lower Mainland, the surrounding region as well as visitors from across Canada, the United States and beyond to gather for a truly life changing weekend including workshops, lectures and showcase exhibits.

Daily admission is $20, or a weekend pass is $45.

For more information, please visit: www.bodysoulspiritexpo.com


VANCOUVER TRAIN EXPO, A MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION VANCOUVER TRAIN EXPO, A MODEL RAILWAY EXHIBITION

NOVEMBER 7 & 8, 2015
PNE FORUM

Saturday, November 7 from 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, November 8 from 10 am - 4 pm

The Vancouver Train Expo is Metro Vancouver’s biggest train show ever! Our annual show celebrates its 33rd year, serving as an exhibition of the great hobby of model railroading, This show brings together those with experience and those who are just becoming interested - we welcome ALL – whether you have a model railroad empire of your own, a train set or are just hoping to see some cool models.

Daily Admission:
  • Senior(60+)  $8
  • Adult(16-59)  $10
  • Youth(6-15)  $5
  • Child under 6 free (with an Adult)
  • Family  $25 (Maximum 2 Adults, 3 Youth)
  • Uniformed Youth Groups free
  • NMRA Members  $5

For more information please visit www.vancouvertrainexpo.ca


HOPSCOTCH FESTIVAL HOPSCOTCH FESTIVAL

NOVEMBER 20 & 21, 2015
Grand Tastings Hall, PNE FORUM

Friday, November 20, 6 pm – 10 pm
Saturday, November 21, 6 pm – 10 pm

In celebration of the festival being 20 years old, 2015 will strive to make this year’s Grand Tasting Hall the best yet. It will offer whiskey, beer and spirit connoisseurs a chance to sip, sample, taste and learn about the products they love. The Grand Tasting Hall lives within the walls of the historic PNE Forum. On Friday, November 20th and Saturday, November 21st, the Grand Tasting Hall comes alive with 100+ exhibitors and 300+ products to sample. There will be premium and craft beer, scotch, whiskey, vodka, gin, rum, tequila, liqueur and many others to taste.

For more information, please visit: www.hopscotchfestival.com


MAKE IT VANCOUVER MAKE IT VANCOUVER

DECEMBER 3-6, 2015
PNE FORUM

FIND THE BEST GIFTS!
Vancouver's largest independent art, fashion & craft extravaganza is back for 4 days!

Thursday, December 3, 11 am - 9 pm
Friday, December 4, 11 am - 9 pm
Saturday, December 5, 10 am - 7 pm
Sunday, December 6, 10 am - 5 pm

Shop for one-of-a-kind handmade items from over 250 of Canada’s hottest urban artisans, designers, and crafters. Make It is the ultimate upbeat shopping experience! There will be something for everyone from fashion, accessories, art, jewelry, baby items , home decor and stuff for the guys.

$7 at the door – Pay once, shop for 4 days! See website for special promotions.

makeitproductions.com/vancouver/


VANCOUVER WINTER WONDERLAND VANCOUVER WINTER WONDERLAND

DECEMBER 10 - 20, 2015
PNE FORUM

Vancouver Winter Wonderland is a 10-day holiday extravaganza filled with activities, attractions and arts and crafts, complete with photo opportunities featuring Santa and his reindeers. Hold your loved ones close while you create memories captured on film in a magical snow globe, or enjoy the thrills of the largest polar bear slide in Vancouver. During Vancouver’s biggest holiday event, guests will be treated to interactive attractions offering fun for children and adults of all ages. More than 100 vendors will be on site to help meet all of your Christmas shopping needs, along with culinary offerings to delight your palate while you shop and take in the Christmas enchantments that Vancouver Winter Wonderland has to offer. Let us cater to your every need while you enjoy the magic of the Christmas season at Vancouver Winter Wonderland – the season’s most anticipated event of the year.

Daily admission is $5.

For more information, please visit www.VancouverWinterWonderland.com


VANCOUVER GOLF & TRAVEL SHOW VANCOUVER GOLF & TRAVEL SHOW

FEBRUARY 13 & 14, 2016
PNE FORUM

Saturday, February 13, 9am - 4pm
Sunday, February 14, 10am – 4pm

The Vancouver Golf & Travel Show is the largest consumer golf & travel show in Western Canada with over 125 exhibitors, travel destinations, manufacturer’s representatives and demonstrators. It is owned and operated by Cascadia Events and is supported and endorsed by the PGA or British Columbia and British Columbia Golf, the governing body of amateur golf in the province.

Tickets available for purchase online starting January 15, 2016, or at the door.
Adults: $12 - Kids 17 & Under: Free

For more information, please visit www.vancouvergolfshow.com

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