Each year, the BIA celebrates commercial excellence in downtown Chilliwack with the Downtown Proud Awards, recognizing leaders in 5 categories. Wednesday May 29 is the awards night at the Coast Chilliwack Hotel, combined with the BIA Annual General Meeting. After the AGM, guests will be served a plated dinner (tickets required) followed by the awards ceremony.

Tickets are available at the BIA office for $30 each, and seats are limited. There is no ticket required for the AGM portion of the evening.

Doors open at 5:00pm for registration. Light entertainment and cash bar until 6:00.
AGM begins at 6:00pm (All voting members must be registered prior to the meeting)
Dinner is served at 6:45pm
Downtown Proud Awards following dinner

Awards will be given for the following categories – Leader in Redevelopment, Outstanding Customer Service, New Business of the Year, Established Business of the Year, and Above and Beyond.


The award nomination period is now open. Everyone is welcome to make their nomination for their favourite businesses in each category. Those who nominate 3 or more eligible downtown businesses will be entered into a draw for great prizes!
For more information about the event, or to purchase tickets, please contact the BIA.