The Vancouver Men’s Show

Monday, November 14th, 2011

A one-stop shop for everything men? That’s sure to be music to many people’s ears as the holidays creep closer and closer.

The 2011 Vancouver Men’s Show takes place at TRADEX in Abbotsford November 18-20, 2011.

This unique trade show features the hottest toys, high-end retail, spirit and beer tasting and other exciting highlights such as:

  • BCEA Strongman Competition with top contestants from BC, AB and the US
  • Hot Rod Headquarters featuring never seen before custom vehicles
  • Tailgate Party for the CFL Eastern and Western final games
  • Abbotsford Heat Slapshot Contest
  • Paintball Shooting Range with the latest guns and gear
  • Tasting Zone with beer and spirits sampling
  • Live BBQ demos and samples with Rockin Ronnie Shewchuk
  • Poker tournament with The Bachelor Plan girls
  • Stand up comedy
  • 2011 Fox Seeds platinum winners “Louder Than Love” perform live

This is the only trade show in BC that is dedicated to men. Ladies, this is the perfect place to shop for him and gents, this is the perfect place to spend a few hours with your guys!

Movember is a major theme at this trade show. Friday night features a Best Moustache Contest, Saturday has a live Charity Auction and there’s a Putt for Prostate Cancer.

The show runs Friday 2pm – 9pm, Saturday 10am – 6pm and Sunday 10am – 5pm. Adult admission is $10 or a weekend pass for $20. Children 12 and under are free. Movember appreciation discount is $2.

Please leave a note below to be entered to win a pair of tickets to the 2011 Vancouver Men’s Show! Winner will be chosen at random and contacted on Thursday, November 17, 2011.

For an additional chance to win, please post the following on Twitter: “I entered to win tickets to the @mensshow in #Abbotsford this weekend from @FVPulse¬†http://ow.ly/7t3H0



Contributor: Kristi Ferguson

Kristi Ferguson is the Founder & Editor of The Pulse. Her company, Double You, offers online communications consulting, project management and event planning. Kristi is a proud mama who loves to explore, shop, laugh & create. She is passionate about promoting all things local. Twitter: @pulseblogonline @MrsKFergie



15 Responses to “The Vancouver Men’s Show”

  1. Rachael V says:

    A male version of the West Coast Women’s Show – my hubby would love this!

  2. Would love to check this out with my hubby!

  3. Kelly says:

    What a great day out with hubby – the 20th is first day off together in quite a few days!!

  4. Paige Ternoway p says:

    This sounds awesome for my man , would love to win tickets !

  5. Brenda says:

    My husband and son would love to check this out together.

  6. carol says:

    Would love tickets to the show if it is as good as the womans show/

  7. Jenn Bradlety says:

    would luv to check it out with my Dad!

  8. b. kohare says:

    They have Poker , I’m in !!!

  9. Ms. King says:

    I’d go if I won tickets!

  10. Lorie Phare says:

    Sounds like fun I am sure my husband would love to check it out as well as my teenage son!

  11. Adrian says:

    I am so heading to this testosterone laden event…………….it’s so about time that we god fearing men could find sanctuary in an Estrogen free zone…..even if it is just for 1 weekend a year!!!!!!

  12. Andrea B. says:

    Neat idea! Would love to check it out!!

  13. Wendy says:

    Woo Hoo…..FUN!

  14. Brandee says:

    My husband told me about this ages ago – he thought it would be great! It does sound fun, I’ll admit that. :)

  15. I wasn’t sure where to leave a comment for the Cupcake gift contest?
    They look yummy, I hope I am entered in the draw!

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