The AbbyFest & Fraser Valley Music Awards Preview Show

Enjoy a preview of the entertainment at this year’s AbbyFest celebration and see nominees for the 2018 Fraser Valley Music Awards! Join us at Sevenoaks Shopping Centre on Saturday, November 18th, from 2pm to 4pm. The FVMA winners in all categories will perform and receive their awards at AbbyFest from 10am to 4pm the following week, on November 25th at the Abbotsford Centre.

Along with other cultural entertainment, AbbyFest will feature more than 60 exhibitors from every corner of our community, including:

Field House Brewing
Ravens Brewing
Old Abbey Ales
Seaside Pearl Winery
Mt. Lehman Winery
The Reach Gallery
Get Air Abbotsford
UFV Cultural Garden
VRKade Virtual Arcade
Sun Hang Do
Matsqui Blades
The Valley Stars

Plus many more community groups, service groups, fine arts groups, cultural clubs and sporting groups! Every corner of Abbotsford is represented at AbbyFest. Join us for a full day of fun, exploration, education and entertainment.

Abbotsford is one of the most diverse communities in all of Canada. Our community IS our culture and so AbbyFest and UFV have partnered to bring our community together on one day for a huge celebration.

The party continues later the same evening as AbbyFest and UFV present 3 great Canadian classic rock bands. Glass Tiger, Chilliwack and Sass Jordan will rock it up in front of a huge dance floor. Tickets start at just $29.99 and proceeds from the concert go to creating educational opportunities at UFV. Buy tickets at or in person at Sevenoaks shopping centre on November 18th!

Media Contacts:

For AbbyFest/UFV –
Vince Dimanno – (778) 779-0997 or email

For the Fraser Valley Music Awards –
Aaron Levy – (778) 982-0648 or email

For Sevenoaks Shopping Centre –
Carolyn Smith – (604) 557-1641 or email