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21 Things You Don’t Want To Miss In The Fraser Valley This September

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The Fraser Valley is blessed with natural beauty.

It has the perfect combination of outdoor space and activities taking place all the time.

September is no different and it features plenty to do around the Fraser Valley.

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Here’s 604 Now’s 21 things you don’t want to miss in the Fraser Valley this September.

Events In The Fraser Valley This September

September 5 | Avanti: Gallery Exhibit

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Avanti: The Art of Moving Forward gallery exhibit is on display from Tuesday, September 5th – Thursday, September 21st, 2017. It highlights the artist Hilda Janzen Goertzen with music by Calvin Dyck and Betty Suderman. You will find the exhibit at the Mennonite Heritage Museum.

September 12 | Connect Now Abbotsford Lunch & Learn

On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017, enjoy a business networking lunch and learn from business owners and professionals. The event takes place across various venues and goes from 11:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

September 12 | LEGO Club

Fraser ValleyLEGO Club provides you with all the LEGO you need. They just ask you to bring your imagination. Get together on Tuesday, September 12th at the Mission Library from 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

September 14 | The Field Sessions

Their 3,000 sq. ft. beer lawn is fully licensed and only the second of its kind in BC. It’s also home to their outdoor stage, where talented musical folk from all over perform every Thursday evening in the summer.

September 15 | MCC Festival for World Relief

On Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16th, 2017 the MCC Festival for World Relief returns for two days. A large selection of events will help individuals come together to promote peace around the world.

September 16 | Abbotsford Farm & Country Market

Fraser ValleySmell and take in fresh local produce at the Abbotsford Farm & Country Market. It takes place on Saturday, September 16th at Montrose Avenue at George Ferguson Way from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

September 16 | Free Community Yoga Class

This free yoga class in Chilliwack, has a different teacher every week and is available to all levels. It takes place from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Studio b Yoga.

September 16 | Fraser Valley Concert Series presents: Gibson & Gretsch

The Fraser Valley Concert Series presents: Gibson & Gretsch on Saturday, September 16th, 2017. They are a gospel/jazz/rock band that will be playing at House of James from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


September 16 | Book Sale Blitz

Fraser ValleyThe Chilliwack Library is hosting their Book Sale Blitz from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. All books are $5.00 a bag (bag provided).

September 17 | Terry Fox Run

Numerous runs are taking place across Langley, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack.

September 20 | ParticipACTION 150 Play List

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The event challenges Canadians to complete as many physical activities from the Play List as possible. This unique challenge takes place on Wednesday, September 21 at the Fort Langley National Historic Site.

September 21 | Snowbird RV Show & Sale

The Snowbird RV Show and Sale returns from Thursday, September 21st – Sunday, September 24th, 2017. It will feature over 120,000 square feet of display space, both indoors and outdoors. All kinds of new recreation vehicles are being displayed for sale. Not to mention, over 50 booth exhibitors including parts and service exhibitors, resorts, accessories, truck customizing, diesel engines, and hitches will be at the event.

September 21 | Mad For Manga

This workshop teaches you the basics of manga drawing. The Chilliwack Community Arts Council hosts the event from 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

September 23 | BC Reptile Show

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The BC Reptile Show is a fun family affair taking place on Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th, 2017. It takes place at Exhibition Park.

September 23 | TEDxAbbotsford

TEDxAbbotsford gives you a unique insight into some of the world’s biggest challenges and bravest people looking for solutions. It takes place from 2:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Matsqui Centennial Auditorium.

September 23 | Pups For Pups


Bring your dog to the Canadian Museum of Flight for some doggy fun! Admission is by donation and takes place from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

September 23 | Ride 4 Ran

Jack’s Cycle Presents the Ride 4 Ran. Families, or novice riders can take part in the 5k fun ride, while more experienced riders can take on the 25k route. It will be held at the Chililwack Tourism building parking lot.

September 28 | Wine & Art Walk

The Wine + Art Walk returns this Thursday, September 28th, 2017 with more wine, new art, and a champagne social. The walk takes place from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

September 30 | Henna Workshop

Chilliwack Library celebrates BC Culture Days with a henna workshop on Saturday, September 30th, 2017. It will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

September 30 | The Night Market

20+ booths will be on display. You can expect to find items for everyone of all ages. Admission is free for the market taking place at Highstreet Shopping Centre in Abbotsford.

September 30th | BC Hop Fest

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BC Hop Fest takes over Abbotsford on September 30th from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. It’s bringing together 30 of the province’s best craft breweries and their fresh hopped beer. Not to mention, there will be food trucks and live entertainment.


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