30th Annual BC Sportsmen’s Show Opens This Friday


For Immediate Release
Issued: March 1, 2023

Abbotsford, BCThe BC Sportsmen’s Show is moving into TRADEX this weekend for its 30th anniversary edition. From March 3rd to 5th, the region will get its first taste of summer. All things hunting, fishing, camping, boating and more will be on display for visitors to get equipped for all of their 2023 adventures.

“Things are really amping up here at TRADEX” said Les Trendall, Show Manager. “The show floor is filling up quick and we anticipate the excitement levels to remain high for the entirety of the 3-day event.”

Visitors can bring their antlers, horns, or heads to the show to be scored and be granted free entry! Family-friendly features will also be spread throughout the show including the BCWF Archery Demos, Pan for Gold, the ever-popular Kids Fishing Pond, and more!

The WILDTV Outdoor Stage is back for another exciting edition with presentations from some of the region’s top professionals. Full schedule can be found below:

The fan-favourite fly-casting pond will also be making its return with a full weekend of scheduled fun:

Visitors are encouraged to enter to win some amazing prizes at the show including:

  •  A guided fishing trip for two from Fred’s Custom Tackle!
  •  A premium 2-3 person sleeping package from Dog House valued at over $1600
  •  A fishing tour for four provided by Fishfinder Pemberton
  •  A fishing package from Riverman Products valued at over $800
  •  His and Hers Seamax Stand Up Paddleboards
  •  And more!

Online ticketing is available now. Visitors are encouraged to take advantage of the current promo by using code “SHOWTIME” to receive $2 off. Ticket prices are $15.00 per adult, with special pricing for juniors, seniors, and families. Children 9 and under get in free!

For all the exciting show details, visit www.BCSportsmenShow.ca and follow the show on Facebook and Instagram.


Friday, March 3, 2023
Noon – 9pm

Saturday, March 4, 2023
9am – 6pm

Sunday, March 5, 2023
10am – 5pm

1190 Cornell Street
Abbotsford, BC

Media Inquiries:

Les Trendall, Show Manager
Toll Free: 1-877-888-7111

Pamela Ziwani
Exhibit Sales

Marla Kimball
Marketing & Operations Manager

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