TRADEX, Abbotsford — October 13, 14 & 15, 2023
BC Place, Vancouver — November 17, 18 & 19, 2023
A 3-Day Celebration of Women
Come celebrate women like never before at the West Coast Women’s Show, held at TRADEX in Abbotsford and at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver. With multiple stages featuring dozens of live presentations, this incredible weekend will inspire and empower you. There’s something for everyone, from concerts and fashion shows to women’s empowerment panels and celebrity appearances.
And that’s not all! With over 400 booths, indulge in the best shopping experience around. Discover amazing deals, products, and services from well-known brands, as well as unique, one-of-a-kind pieces from local designers and boutique exhibits. Whether you’re on the hunt for the latest fashion trends, must-have beauty products, or unique home décor items, you’re guaranteed to find everything on your wish list and more.
So grab your girlfriends, mom, sister, and grandma, and get ready for a weekend that’s all about celebrating the beauty, strength, and diversity of women. You’ll leave feeling empowered, uplifted, and inspired.
Each of our celebrity speakers will have a meet and greet after their presentation. Snap a selfie and get your show guide signed by these incredible speakers!
Todd Talbot — Saturday, October 14
With over 30 years of experience on stage and screen, Todd Talbot is a performer and presenter who is best known for his hosting duties on the hit television show Love It or List It Vancouver.
An entrepreneur from a young age, Todd is a licensed real estate agent who also owns and manages several properties. He is a passionate voice for responsible home ownership, encouraging everyone to be conscious of how they design, build, and, most importantly, live in our homes and communities.
Joshua Morrow — Sunday, October 15
Joshua Morrow joined the cast of The Young and the Restless in 1994 in the role of Nicholas Newman, son of Victor and Nikki Newman.
In 1996, Morrow won a Soap Opera Digest Award as “Outstanding Younger Lead Actor”. He was nominated for five consecutive Daytime Emmy Awards (1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000) in the category of “Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series”. He is routinely named the favourite male star in daytime by the top two soap opera magazines!
Artisans Christmas Marketplace
This festive season, the West Coast Women’s Show invites you to experience the vibrant and enchanting Artisans Christmas Marketplace at TRADEX! With the joyous spirit of Christmas in the air, we bring together a grand assembly of over 125 artisan vendors, all under one roof. Unveiling the finest treasures of the season, this marketplace is your gateway to a world of unique crafts, delectable treats, and magical festivities.
Stroll through the aisles and discover an array of beautifully crafted products that tell a story. From handmade jewellery and ornaments to exclusive textiles and artworks, each booth promises a splash of innovation and craftsmanship. This is your golden opportunity to find that perfect, one-of-a-kind gift for your loved ones.
The marketplace is more than a shopping hub; it’s a space where creativity meets passion. Engage with the artisans, learn about their journey, the inspiration behind their creations, and perhaps, pick up a skill or two at the interactive workshops!
The West Coast Women’s Show is renowned for its cutting-edge one-of-a-kind fashion shows, celebrity speakers, stage presentations, health & wellness seminars, Girls Night Out celebrations, and more!
400 Pop-Up BoutiquesThe West Coast Women’s Show is a shopper’s dream — keep an eye out for our Red Tag Show Specials. Many of our West Coast Women’s Show vendors are featuring exclusive deals, special offers, giveaways, and incredible prizes all weekend long.
See Love It Or List It Vancouver’s Todd Talbot on Saturday, October 14th and Joshua Morrow from The Young and the Restless on Sunday, October 15th. Mark your calendars and don’t miss your chance to meet them in person!
Women’s EmpowermentYou are invited to the Women Empowering Women Series on the Main Stage. Get motivated with extraordinary women as you learn how they overcame their personal struggles and how it shaped them into the inspirational women they are today.
The West Coast Women’s Show features dozens of presentations across multiple stages all weekend from some of Canada’s leading speakers and experts.
Calendar FirefightersCome join us as the 2024 Hall of Flame Calendar Firefighters heat things up during the infamous Girls’ Night Out Martini Nights! There will definitely be some sizzling going on. 100% of proceeds of calendar sales support the Vancouver Firefighter Charities.
Girls’ Night OutJoin us for Girls’ Night Out Martini Nights in the Main Stage Lounge as the Hall of Flame Calendar Firefighters heat things up on the Main Stage. You’ll be on the edge of your seat cheering them on while they strut their stuff down the catwalk.
Get your Christmas shopping done early! The Artisans Marketplace celebrates all things crafty, unique and Canadian featuring a unique shopping experience for handmade products: gourmet foods, crafts, one-of-a-kind jewelry, and more!
Daily Fashion ShowsThe hottest fall fashion trends from top local designers hit the Main Stage in 2023! Check out the latest trends for the season and how to wear them, get a glimpse of your style in the spotlight, and find that piece that looks like it was made just for you.
Women-Owned VendorsBuy local and support local. The show celebrates local, independent businesses that enhance our community, connect us socially, & build the local economy. Over 200 of our vendors are owned or operated by women!
Women Empowering Women
You are invited to the Women Empowering Women panel on the Main Stage at 12pm on Sunday, October 16th. Get motivated with 4 extraordinary women as you learn how they overcame their personal struggles and how it shaped them into the leaders they are today. Featuring:
- Caitlyn Vanderhaeghe — President & CEO of KidStar Nutrients. She is a Recipient of the 2022 RBC Ones to Watch Award.
- Taylor Hui — At the age of 16, Taylor started the BeaYOUtiful Foundation, a Canadian charity that provides confidence and mental wellness programs for girls ages 8 to 14 across Canada.
- Jessica Kruger — Quadriplegic baker, decorator, and owner of The Stubborn Baker. For the last three years, she has dedicated herself to spreading joy through edible art.
- Nikita Sharma — Natural bodybuilder, TEDx Speaker, International Best Selling Author and spiritual health and fitness coach.
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