Canada Woodworking East Set to Take Over Saint-Hyacinthe This Month


October 3, 2018

Saint-Hyacinthe, QC – Canada’s only bilingual show for the cabinet and furniture industry is just a few weeks away from its first edition in the new location of Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec. Canada Woodworking East (Bois ouvré de l’est du Canada) will be held at the BMO Centre at Espace Saint-Hyacinthe on October 24th and 25th, 2018.

“With only weeks left before the show, we’re anticipating the biggest year yet for Canada Woodworking East,” says Mike Neeb, Show Manager. “There are a wide variety of exhibitors set to showcase the latest equipment on the market, and we can’t wait for thousands of professionals to see what’s new and exciting in the Canadian woodworking industry.”

Visitors can look forward to a dynamic show with something for everyone in the industry. The event will once again include a cutting-edge educational program – featuring a diverse seminar series presented by industry experts – as part of its offerings. The seminars will take place on location and will be free of charge to all show visitors. Topics will include:

  • Optimisation des procédés : Comment réduire la dépendance au ponçage et faire la transition vers l’Industrie 4.0?
    Presented in French by: Julie Cool, University of British Columbia
  • Comment la finition à faible impact environnemental peut-elle améliorer votre situation?
    Presented in French by: Marc-André Bérubé, Inovem
  • Recruiting a Workforce is Challenging
    Presented in English by: Richard Lipman, Wood Manufacturing Council


Visitors interested in attending are invited to register online now at By pre-registering, visitors will save 50% and fast-track their entrance directly into the show.

2018 marks the third edition for this biennial woodworking industry event. The BMO Centre at Espace Saint-Hyacinthe features 60,000 square feet of dedicated exhibit space as well as lots of free parking. In addition to being centrally located and easy to access, Saint-Hyacinthe will be familiar to veterans of the woodworking industry.

As Canada’s furniture-producing powerhouse, Quebec is the ideal location to host Canada Woodworking East. This major industry event attracts members of the secondary woodworking industry from across Quebec and Eastern Canada, including cabinet manufacturers, furniture manufacturers, architectural woodworkers, millworkers, custom wood product manufacturers and more. Canada Woodworking East is endorsed by:



Wednesday, October 24th   |  9:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday, October 25th  |  9:00am – 4:00pm


Espace Saint-Hyacinthe – BMO Centre
2670 Beauparlant Avenue
Saint-Hyacinthe, QC J2S 4M8

Media Inquiries: 

Mike Neeb, Show Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.
(226) 748-8772

Kate Stilwell, Marketing & Operations Manager
Master Promotions Ltd.
(506) 658-0018