Barterfirst Holiday Trade Show – Nov. 28, 2019

Khanna Banquet Hall, 11267 125A Street, Surrey
Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019
6:00PM to 8:30PM

– Buy and sell products using barter dollars
– Stock up on gifts for the holidays
– Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner
– Make new connections

Come out and shop using barter dollars! Here are just a few of the products available: gift baskets, bikes and accessories, cleaning products, spa services, tableware, food, gadgets, art and framing certificates, soap, candles, essential oils, kids’ books, pottery, gift certificates and more.

Join us for one of our most popular events of the year. Both barter members and guests are welcome.


Confirm your attendance or book a Trade Table today! 604.759.3223

Summer Social Networking Mixer- July 25th, 2019

Thursday, July 25th, 2019
6:00PM – 8:30PM

100 Braid St Studios
100 Braid St., New Westminster
Easy Access: Across from the Braid St. Skytrain Station

Network & Make New Connections
– Plenty of time to network. Bring lots of business cards.

Learn from the Experts:

7 Fast Acting, Low-Cost Ways to Ramp Up Your Sales Now
with Neil Godin, Neil Godin International

Powerful Tips for Growing Your Business Using Online Ads
with Shayan Behnia-Tehrani, Top Lion Marketing,
Digital Marketing Agency

6:00PM – 6:30PM: Registration & Networking
6:30PM – 7:00PM: Interactive Presentations
7:00PM – 8:30PM: Open Networking

Light refreshments will be served.

The first 50 tickets are FREE!
We are expecting a full house so Register Today!, 604.759.3223

Networking Mixer – February 7th, 2019

Kick off 2019 right with this exciting networking event!
Thursday, February 7th, 2019
6:00PM – 8:00PM

100 Braid St Studios, #200 – 100 Braid St., New Westminster
(Across from the Braid St. Skytrain Station.)

Discover the Top 8 Ways to Make 2019 Your Best Year Ever 
– With Patrick von Pander, The Big Picture Coach
Learn the Secrets to Social Media Success
– With Susan Greig of 100 Braid St Studios

6:00PM – 6:30PM: Registration & Networking
6:30PM – 7:00PM: Interactive Presentations
7:00PM – 8:00PM: Open Networking


Make connections with barter members and guests. Bring lots of business cards.
Bring a guest who you’d like to see join BarterFirst!

Register today:

Surrey Business Network & BarterFirst Breakfast Meetup

Surrey Business Network & BarterFirst Breakfast Meetup
Thursday, October 25th
Knight & Day Restaurant
9677 King George Blvd., Surrey

7:30AM to 8:00AM – Registration and Open Networking
8:00AM to 9:00AM – Formal Meeting
9:00AM to 9:30AM – Open Networking

Join us as we team up with Surrey Business Network!
Come out and make some new connections.
Start building business relationships over breakfast.
Barter members and non-members are welcome!

Only $15 barter, includes breakfast.


Register Today! 604.759.3223


Jack’s Public House – 9082 152 St, Surrey
Thursday, September 20th
6:00PM – 8:00PM

Join us for a fun evening at Jack’s! Meet other barter members and members of the business community at large. Enjoy a drink and appetizers while networking in a relaxed environment.

Stay for a rousing game of “Family Feud” starting between 7:30PM and 8:00PM.

Only $15 barter! Bring a potential member with you and your admission is FREE!

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Trademark Registration (under business products & services)

Appliance Repair (personal products)
Dentists (under health & wellness)
Stop Smoking (health & wellness)
Power washing (home & business)
countertop restoration (home & business)


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Cranial Sacral Therapy (under health & wellness)
Chiropractic Services (Health & Wellness)

Cleaning Products (Personal Products & Services)

Copywriting (Business Products & Services)

Annual Dinner Cruise – August 10th 2017

We want to invite you to our most popular event of the year.
Our Annual Dinner Cruise on the M.V. Burrard Queen is taking place on Thursday, August 10th, 2017. This 3-hour cruise will feature a buffet dinner, a live DJ, and dancing!

Boarding at 6:30pm, departing at 7pm and returning at 10pm.
Have fun on the water and cruise into the night with a great group of people.
We ALWAYS sell out so please book early!

NEW LOCATION: Plaza of Nations, 750 Pacific Blvd., Vancouver
Family, friends and non-members are welcome!
Tickets: $40 barter +$40 cash (per person).

Contact us today to reserve your tickets, call 604.759.3223.

Spring Social Barter Mixer – May 25th, 2017

Join us for an evening of casual networking and fun at Jack’s Pub!
Meet other business owners and make new connections!
Thursday, May 25th, 2017

6:00PM – 8:00PM
Jack’s Public House
9082 152nd St., Surrey

Appetizers & 1 drink included.
Only $15 barter.

Contact FCBE to register today: 604.759.3223,

Barter Workshop & Networking – June 14th, 2017

Join us for an interactive workshop and learn how to make the most of your barter membership.
Know someone you’d like to introduce to barter?
Bring them along. Admission is free.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
5:30PM – 7:30PM
Surrey City Centre Library
Room #405 – 10350 University Drive., Surrey

Contact FCBE to register today: 604.759.3223,