Canada Women's Expo

Canada’s premier women’s event

October 4, 5 & 6, 2024 — BMO Centre, Calgary
October 18, 19 & 20, 2024 — TRADEX, Abbotsford
March 15 & 16, 2025 — Edmonton EXPO Centre, Edmonton

Headline Speakers

We are honoured to announce our first two headline speakers for the Canada Women’s Expo — tech titan and television star Michele Romanow; and Food Network’s Anna Olson. These inspiring women set the tone for an empowering and enlightening event. Stay tuned, as we will be announcing dozens more incredible speakers in the coming weeks.

Michele Romanow

Saturday, October 5th — BMO Centre, Calgary

Tech titan Michele Romanow is an engineer and serial entrepreneur who started six companies before her 35th birthday. A “Dragon” on CBC’s hit show Dragons’ Den, Michele is also the co-founder and executive chair of Clearco, the world’s largest e-commerce investor, and one of only 23 fintech unicorns with a female founder. Honoured with RBC’s Women of Influence Innovation Award in 2021, Michele’s work has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Fortune, TechCrunch, and The Globe and Mail.

Anna Olson

Saturday, October 19th — TRADEX, Abbotsford

Anna Olson is Canada’s baking sweetheart and an accomplished savoury chef. Her positive and common-sense approach in the kitchen has made her one of the country’s most popular and recognizable television chefs. As the host of Food Network’s Bake with Anna Olson, Fresh with Anna Olson, and Sugar, Anna has earned a loyal following in over 190 countries. She continues to expand her audience as a regular guest on The Marilyn Denis Show, and through her YouTube channel, Oh Yum with Anna Olson, which has over 1.39 million subscribers.

Booth Space Almost 75% Booked

The Canada Women’s Expo, formerly known as the West Coast Women’s Show, is entering its 25th year with a proud history of connecting thousands of businesses with tens of thousands of show visitors. The Canada Women’s Expo is taking place at the BMO Centre in Calgary on October 4, 5 & 6, 2024; at TRADEX in Abbotsford on October 18, 19 & 20, 2024; and at the Edmonton EXPO Centre in Edmonton on March 15 & 16, 2025.

Building on the remarkable success of the 2023 West Coast Women’s Show at TRADEX, which saw 45-minute line-ups on all three days of the show and many exhibitors selling out entirely, we are thrilled to carry this momentum forward to Calgary.

Joining the Canada Women’s Expo means aligning your brand with a celebrated event that champions women’s entrepreneurship and empowerment. Our expos are not just events; they are platforms for growth, innovation, and community building. As we celebrate this milestone year and embark on our Calgary expansion, we invite exhibitors to take advantage of this unparalleled opportunity to position themselves at the forefront of the women’s market in Western Canada.

Why Exhibit?

Exhibit at the Canada Women’s Expo to tap into the immense purchasing power of women in Canada. Women are the most powerful consumers in the marketplace, and our expo provides a unique opportunity to engage with this demographic, generate leads, and make sales. Don’t miss out on the chance to increase your visibility, connect with potential customers, and drive revenue.

$400,000 Ad Campaign

Big events have big advertising budgets. Our advertising & publicity campaign is valued at over $400,000 and includes newspaper, radio, email, social media, influencers, and OOH advertising.

Spending Power

Access an audience with significant spending power, eager to discover products and services that align with their values. Over 80% say they will be making purchases with exhibitors after the expo!

Build Relationships

Create lasting connections at an event designed for networking. Meet potential customers and partners in a vibrant community setting, fostering relationships that extend beyond the expo.

Targeted Audience

Meet your ideal demographic through our curated attendee list, ensuring your brand engages directly with a targeted audience. This strategic alignment maximizes your engagement and ROI.

35 Years of Experience

Our professional expo team leads the industry with over 35 years of success producing and marketing leading consumer shows, exhibitions, and special events at the largest facilities in BC.


Expand your professional network in an environment ripe with opportunities. Connect with peers, industry influencers, and potential collaborators to open new avenues for business growth.

Social Media Exposure

We received over 10,000,000 social media impressions in 2023. Amplify your presence online and reach a broader audience, driving interest and engagement before, during, and after the expo.

Celebrity Speakers

The expo is renowned for its celebrity speakers and special presentations. Some of our previous celebrities include Tessa Virtue, Anna Olson, Cheryl Hickey, Bif Naked, Stephanie Labbé, and dozens more!

Extra Opportunities

Explore a wealth of additional opportunities, from speaking engagements to interactive workshops. Position your brand as an authority and innovator, captivating the attention of our visitors.
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Exhibit Theme Areas

Each theme area offers exhibitors an opportunity to showcase their products and services to a diverse audience of engaged and enthusiastic women. Our show’s visitors come with strong purchasing power and a desire to discover and experience new products, making our theme areas the perfect place to promote your brand and engage with potential customers.

Beauty & Skincare

Experience a world of indulgence in skincare, makeup, and beauty products. Meet industry experts and watch live demos. Connect with influencers and discover the latest trends and techniques.

Health & Wellness

Embrace a healthier lifestyle with exhibits featuring the latest in nutrition, wellness, and fitness products. Take advantage of interactive workshops and wellness zones for a truly immersive experience.

Fashion & Style

Meet designers and stylists who’ll help keep you on-trend with the latest in fashion and style. From affordable basics to designer labels, our exhibitors offer a wide range of clothing and accessories for every style and budget.

Pet, Baby & Family

Step into a delightful zone dedicated to your loved ones – both furry and tiny! Explore a vast array of pet care essentials, baby gear, and family-focused products. Engage with specialists who share insights on pet health, child development, and creating enriching family experiences.

Women’s Empowerment

Immerse yourself in an inspiring space where women’s empowerment takes center stage. This area is a powerhouse of motivational talks, leadership workshops, and networking opportunities. Connect with trailblazing women, gather actionable insights, and fuel your personal and professional growth.

Bridal Bliss

Embark on your matrimonial journey in the Bridal Bliss zone, a curated space for all things wedding. Discover stunning attire, connect with seasoned planners, and find inspiration to craft your perfect day. It’s your one-stop-shop for an unforgettable celebration.

World of Taste

Satisfy your palate with a variety of food and drink exhibitors, from local artisanal products to international cuisine. Try new and exciting flavors, discover unique products, and connect with food industry experts.

Vegan & Sustainable

Discover ethical and sustainable products that make a difference in the world. From eco-friendly fashion to plant-based food and cruelty-free beauty products, explore the latest innovations and trends in ethical living.

Artisans Marketplace

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, jewellery, and more!

Home & Design

Explore the world of design, décor and lifestyle. Featuring top home décor exhibitors, unique products and services, this is the perfect place to discover new ideas and inspiration for your living space.

Travel & Adventure

Experience the world of adventure and explore exotic destinations, all while meeting with expert travel advisors and companies who will help you make your dream trip a reality. The world is at your fingertips!


Discover local entrepreneurs and small business owners and support their endeavors. Shop unique products and services, connect with passionate business owners, and help drive the local economy.

The Can't-Miss Marketing Event of the Year

Bucking all retail trends with exhibitors across the board reporting their strongest year ever for both at-show sales and lead generation, the Canada Women’s Expo continues to be the best place to build year-round relationships with women – the most powerful and influential consumers in the marketplace.

Read what our exhibitors are saying about the expo.

We have been absolutely blown away not only by the reception here at the show, but by everything that the West Coast Women’s Show team have done to promote the show. The reception here at the show has been amazing. We have already signed up for next year!
Kathryn Hepher
It’s been super successful for us. We’ve been able to engage with thousands of consumers, and it’s been such a great quality of consumer. It’s been very busy from start to finish. We have gone through more apples than I thought possible!
Cosmic Crisp
Nicole Finelli
Our company had the most amazing experience and have already prebooked for the 2023 show. We are definitely getting a bigger booth next year! We booked very last minute and the management team for the show was so wonderful and accommodating. I can’t sing their praises enough.
Newleaf Total Wellness Centre
DeVera Nybo
Terrific show! My only regret is not having more staff there to accommodate your amazing turnout! We are looking to book a 20x30 in the same location next year!
BC Skincare Solutions
Leoz Rafaeli
This show has been fantastic! We always get great people at the booth. Even the vendors talk about how much fun they have at the show. We raised a record amount for BCSPCA this weekend. Again, thank you and your wonderful staff.
Your Choice To Donate
Lori King
You guys have been just amazing to work with. You have gone above and beyond for my booth staff this weekend. Thank you so so much for all you have done.
Pam Sikma
That was such a fun show! We sold out of literally our entire product range – arriving with thousands of dollars worth of products and leaving with zero.
Kris Lakatos
Really appreciate your awesome organizational skills. The show runs so smoothly, you make it look easy!
Sugar Free Please Foods
June Alexander

Booth Space Almost 75% Booked!

Seize the opportunity to showcase your brand at the Canada Women’s Expo taking place at the BMO Centre in Calgary on October 4, 5 & 6, 2024; at TRADEX in Abbotsford on October 18, 19 & 20, 2024; and at the Edmonton EXPO Centre on March 15 & 16, 2025.

Our application process is straightforward: submit your application, we’ll review it, and upon approval, you’ll receive a confirmation and your contract for signature, all on a first-come, first-served basis. This ensures your booth preferences are met to the best of our ability.

Don’t miss this chance to connect with a targeted audience, enhance your brand visibility, and enjoy substantial savings. Apply now or request more information to kickstart your journey to expo success.

Sponsors and Media Partners

Thank you to our sponsors and media partners! They are an integral part of the Canada Women’s Expo continued success.