Abbotsford is where farm meets table, spirit meets nature, and travellers meet our cultivated city. It has the best of both worlds: a bigger city with many activities and amenities but also quick access to some of the best farms in the Lower Mainland, don’t even get us started about the berries in the summertime!
Highway 1 connects the different regions of Abbotsford from the more industrial sites of McCallum Road exit, all the way to Sumas where you can easily access the Canadian/ US border crossing and more farmers fields. Abbotsford is heavily focused on farm fresh, locally sourced products and produce that help sustain the local economy. If you like artisan markets, buying local foods but also enjoy the luxuries of shopping centres and outdoor adventures, Abbotsford is the place for you!
Abbotsford is also home to the Abbotsford International Airport that is quickly growing with having seen a record 1 million passengers through the airport in 2019.
City of Abbotsford
Read up on some information about the City of Abbotsford, including its government, services, neighbourhoods, and news.
General Abbotsford Area Information
Learn more about the general Abbotsford area including the local news avenues, history, local bus routes and public transportation, available libraries, and tourism industry.
- Tourism Abbotsford
- Abby News
- Fraser Valley Regional Library
- Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre
- Chamber of Commerce
- BC Transit
- Abbotsford RCMP Detachment
From elementary through to post secondary, Abbotsford provides residents with a many of education options.
History & Culture
Abbotsford has a thriving arts and culture community. There are many museums and heritage sites, art galleries and even theatre!
- Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame
- Clayburn Village
- Gallery 7 Theatre
- Abbotsford Arts Council
- Canadian Sikh Heritage
- Mennonite Heritage Museum
- Trethewey House
- The Reach Art Gallery
Fun & Recreation
Abbotsford is home to many different local attractions.
- Castle Fun Park
- Cineplex Abbotsford
- Clayburn Village Store – this place has the best pie and a great place for a tea and sandwich for lunch
- Get Air Abbotsford
- Escape Rooms
- Highstreet Shopping Centre
- Millionaire Paintball
- Play Abby
- Sevenoaks Shopping Centre
- VRkade – Virtual reality video arcade
Outdoor Parks & Trails
There are many parks and kilometres of trails within the city and township: explore them all! Some are even horse friendly!