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Vancouver’s Western GOLFEXPO Trade Show in Abbotsford

Western Golf Expo at Tradex

The Western GOLFEXPO is a Lower Mainland golf show that features seminars, retail booths and information about local golf courses and destinations.

The event is for golfers of all levels, from beginners to experts.

There used to be the Vancouver GOLFEXPO which took place at the PNE Forum in the past. Organized by the same people, the event in 2023 has a new name and a new location. The Western GOLFEXPO happens on February 24th and 25th in 2023 in the Fraser Valley at the Abbotsford Tradex Centre. If you like golf, you’ll want to attend this event!


For tickets and full details about the event, click Western GOLFEXPO 2023.


Western GOLFEXPO in 2023

The Western GOLFEXPO is an event for golf enthusiasts. It’s a trade show full of golf-related vendors, talks and activities. Not only is it a great place to learn about different courses throughout the province, but you can actually test out some of the latest golf products in an indoor driving range!

After happening as a virtual event in 2021 and 2022 because of COVID-19, the Western GOLFEXPO takes place in its usual in-person format in 2023.


Western GOLFEXPO 2023


When and Where

The Western GOLFEXPO runs on the Friday and Saturday of February 24th and 25th in 2023. Hours on the Friday are from 3:00 to 9:00 pm and hours on the Saturday are from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.

This year’s event is held at the TRADEX Centre located at 1190 Cornell Street in Abbotsford. The venue is about an hour’s drive from Vancouver. Parking costs $10 per day.



Ticket prices in 2023 depend on your age. Admission for everyone ages 17 and above costs $14 each. Juniors under the age of 17 get in for free with a paying adult.

A few ticket bundles are available in 2023 as well, all of which include at least one BC Golfer’s Red Book (which is full of discounts for various golf courses throughout the province). A bundle of one Red Book and one ticket to the Western GOLFEXPO costs $46. One Red Book and two tickets, meanwhile, costs $59. Lastly, a bundle of two Red Books and two tickets costs $89.

Note: The prices above are subject to change and do not include taxes and online fees.


For tickets and full details about the event, click Western GOLFEXPO 2023.


What to Expect

The 2023 Western GOLFEXPO features plenty of things to see and do. The Seminar Stage offers live auctions, PGA instructions, fashion shows and more throughout the duration of the event. There’s also an area with retail vendors where you can browse or purchase golf clothing, accessories and other products. Exhibitor booths on-site include club manufacturers and golf organizations, as well as both local and destination golf courses. There also vendors selling food and beverages.

There are several places within the expo where you can actually play some golf. Firstly, there’s a large indoor driving range where you can take a lesson or try out new golf equipment from brands like Cobra, PXG and Cleveland. There’s also a putting green for all ages to enjoy. Prizes are available to win for those who choose to compete in the expo’s Long Drive Contest and Long Putt Contest.

The expo also includes the 19th Hole Lounge which is close to the indoor driving range. It’s a place where you can sit and enjoy a meal while watching others golf. Food options include burgers, pizza and deli snacks. There are also cold beverages available at the expo’s bar.


Western Golf Expo


2023 Exhibitors

The 2023 Western GOLFEXPO features over 50 exhibitors. Some of them are listed below.

For the full list of exhibitors in 2023, visit the Canadian GOLFEXPO website.


Western Golf Expo


Other Information

For more information visit the official Canadian GOLFEXPO website. For tickets, click Western GOLFEXPO 2023.

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