Welcome to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada

The Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association of Canada (HPBAC) is the national industry association for the hearth and barbecue industries in Canada. Our membership includes manufacturers, retailers, distributors, sales agents, and service companies.
HPBAC represents the industry in matters of public affairs and government relations and our role is to promote and protect the industry and to provide education for our members and for the public.

LATEST NEWS

The Beef Wellington Recipe of Champions!

When I cook, I always aim for maximum deliciousness and flavor. As a beef lover, one of my favourite dishes to prepare on the BBQ (and to enjoy, of course) is oh-so-comforting Beef Wellington. I like to treat my family with this dish after we’ve spent the whole day...

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5 Must-Have Barbecue Accessories

With the official arrival of grilling season in May, it’s the perfect time to get your grill prepped and ready for the warmer months. One important aspect of preparing for the season is ensuring that you have the essential accessories and utensils in your toolbox....

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Government of Canada’s Budget 2021 Highlights

The Government of Canada’s has released its plan to repair the damage to the economy caused by COVID-19, and to ensure a resilient recovery that creates jobs and growth for Canadians.   Business Support Programs Budget 2021 proposes to extend...

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Get Your Team Ready for the High Season

With the beginning of spring comes renewed energy and excitement. As snow melts (being Canadian means you must enjoy all 4 seasons since there's no way around Old Man winter every year), the trees awake, the birds come back (or are just louder). For some, it becomes...

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Baking On The BBQ

Now more than ever, cooking and baking have been bringing joy to Canadians. Creating new things in the kitchen has provided entertainment and comfort throughout the past year.  Spring is here and it’s time to take the fun outside. Your grill can offer some creative...

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How To Plan A Fireside Date At Home

This Valentine’s Day looks a little different for most of us due to the ongoing pandemic, but it doesn’t mean we can’t bring romance and date nights home. With the significant changes in the way we spend our time, it’s essential to make your date night at home feel...

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  • by hpbac 6 days ago
    We tried out Max Lavoie's Beef Wellington Recipe of Champions ourselves and it was just as easy and fun to

Media Enquiries

For all Media Enquiries, please contact
Cristine Giampaolo at xine@hpbacanada.org
or call 647-298-4914.

Benefits of Membership

HPBAC is the collective voice representing the interests of hundreds of hearth, patio and barbecue companies in Canada. We advocate on your behalf to ensure your voice is heard to local, provincial and federal regulators and lawmakers considering decisions that could potentially impact the products you produce, distribute, sell or service. We aim to keep you informed and engaged on issues relating to your business, as well as open the doors to potential new relationships and business development opportunities.

Government Advocacy

HPBAC engages in early issue identification and builds long-standing relationships to support your business interests and those of the industry.

Industry News

Stay informed on the issues affecting our industry. We’ll keep you up-to-date on timely and relevant news through the distribution of our newsletter, bulletins and webinars.

Training Opportunities

Participate in ongoing professional training in technical, sales, and business management, as well as essential advocacy training through the popular Government Affairs Academy.

Networking Events

Take advantage of exclusive networking experiences by attending HPBAC events including Focus Canada, our Canadian Reception at Expo, and regional meetings.

Be heard. Be represented. Join the voice of the hearth and barbecue industries in Canada.

HPBExpo + Reception

Don’t miss out on updates about North America’s largest indoor-outdoor lifestyle showcase, as well HPBAC’s plans for the annual Canadian Reception at Expo!

Visit the HPBAC Store

Update your membership, check out new advertising and sponsorship opportunities, or purchase special items to support the Canadian hearth, patio and barbecue industries – all in one handy location.

HPBAC Events

Stay in the loop by visiting our Events Calendar, where we post upcoming education and training sessions, provincial lobby days and other important industry events.

contact us

Have a question or just want to say hello? Drop us a line and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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