Local Stories

Celebrate BC Heritage Week in Abbotsford

February 15th to 21st, 2021 marks BC Heritage Week. Abbotsford is home to a rich and diverse heritage, with traditions and history being passed down amongst generations and cultures. Explore the history…

A Guide to the Murals of Downtown Abbotsford

Historic Downtown Abbotsford is well known for its unique locally owned shops, restaurants and cafes. But wander through the heritage streets and alleyways and you’ll be delighted to find a variety of…

Shop Local: Unique Abbotsford Gift Ideas

Although this year will look a little bit different, we are still grateful for all that we have to celebrate. This year, more than ever, it is important to shop locally for…

Locally Sourced Holiday Eats & Treats

After a year unlike any other, many are looking for ways to support their communities, shop locally, and pivot how they are celebrating the holidays. Hopefully you have already considered shopping for…

Field House Brewing Joins 5 Other BC Breweries to Launch the Explore BC IPA

A limited edition beer has hit shelves in BC this month and it features a local Abbotsford brewery! The Explore BC IPA was created in collaboration with Destination BC, The BC Ale…

The BC Bird Trail Takes Flight!

Abbotsford’s abundance of pristine park space has long been attractive to outdoor enthusiasts for activities ranging from mountain biking to fishing. But there’s another user group that call Abbotsford’s outdoors home: rare…