Farmers’ Markets and Market Events in Toronto
Appletree Market in the Village, May 14 – October 8. Tuesdays, 3pm-7pm. June Rowlands Park, corner of Mount Pleasant Rd. and Davisville Ave. in Mount Pleasant Village. http://www.appletreemarkets.ca/
Appletree Market Uptown, May 16 – October 10. Thursday, 11am-7pm. Yonge Street & Montgomery, north of Eglinton Ave. http://www.appletreemarkets.ca/
Bloor-Borden Farmers’ Market, June 5 – October 23. Wednesdays, 3pm-7pm. Green P parking lot at Lippincott St. and Bloor Street West, just east of Bathurst St. http://www.my-market.ca/bloor.html
CityPlace Farmers’ Market, June 4 – October 15. Tuesdays, 3:30pm-7:30pm. Canoe Landing Park at the corner of Fort York Blvd. and Dan Leckie Way (north of Lakeshore and west of Spadina). http://www.my-market.ca/
Crème Fraiche Market Café, year-round. Tuesdays-Sundays, 8am-8pm. 639 Annette Street, at the corner of Annette and Durie, west of Runnymede Rd. Monforte Dairy “cheese ladies”, Constance Dykun and Rachel Silva, have opened up their brand new local food market and café in the west end! Chock full of farmers’ market local fare from Chocosol, DeFloured, St. John’s Bakery bread, and of course, Monforte Dairy cheeses, Crème Fraiche aims to showcase the local food talent in the city and province. http://cremefraichemarket.com/about/
Crème Fraiche Market Café “Meet Your Farmer” Pop-Up Market, Wednesdays, 3pm-7pm. 639 Annette Street, at the corner of Annette and Durie, west of Runnymede Rd. Join the Crème Fraiche team on the patio on Wednesdays to get to know local farmers and producers including Ashley from ChocoSol (fondly referred to as Tortilla Queen!), fruit farmer Jim, veggie farmers Olga and Carmen and more! http://cremefraichemarket.com/
Dufferin Grove Organic Farmers’ Market, year-round. Thursdays, 3pm-7pm. Dufferin Grove Park, northwest corner. http://www.dufferinpark.ca/market/wiki/wiki.php
East Lynn Farmers’ Market, June 6 – October 17. Thursdays, 3pm-7pm. East Lynn Park, located at 1949 Danforth Ave. just east of Woodbine Ave. http://www.my-market.ca/eastlynn.html
East York Farmers’ Market, May 14 – November 5. Tuesdays, 8am-2pm. East York Civic Centre, 850 Coxwell Avenue at the corner of Coxwell and Mortimer Avenue.
Etobicoke Farmers’ Market, June 1 – November 2. Saturdays, 8am-2pm. Etobicoke Civic Centre, located at 399 The West Mall just south of Burnhamthorpe Ave. http://365etobicoke.com/etobicoke-civic-centre-farmers-market/
Evergreen Brick Works Farmers’ Market, year-round. During the winter (November-April), every Saturday from 9am-1pm. During the summer (May-October), every Saturday from 8am-1pm. 550 Bayview Ave. http://ebw.evergreen.ca/whats-on/farmers-market/
Evergreen Brick Works Sunday Marché , June 16 – November 3. Sundays, 11am-3pm. 550 Bayview Ave. Cost of food and drink on-site. This new weekly artisan market initiative at Evergreen Brick Works is heating up this summer! Every Sunday until November 3, EBW will be hosting a series of craft, art and food vendors bursting with personality and flavour.
Vendors include Jamie Kennedy Kitchen with their signature poutine with braised beef and aged cheddar, Caplansky’s Thunderin’ Thelma Food Truck with Caplansky’s signature deli foods (next appearance on July 14; see link for schedule details), Bagel House (hand-rolled, boiled in honey water, and baked in maple-fueled wood oven), local farmers (Murray’s Farm) and LOTS of local food producers – stay tuned for more details as EBW plans to showcase much more from the Quebec & Niagara regions! http://ebw.evergreen.ca/whats-on/sunday-marche
Fairview Mall Farmers’ Market, June 14 – October 11. Fridays, 8am-1:30pm. South parking lot at Fairview Mall, located at 1800 Sheppard Ave. East at Don Mills Rd.
Good Food Market at The Stop Community Food Centre, year-round. Tuesdays, 3pm-5:30pm. During late fall and early spring (October-April), the market is held indoors in The Stop’s Drop-In at 1884 Davenport Rd. and during the spring and summer (May-September), the market is held at 1990 Davenport Rd. http://thestop.org/good-food-market-and-bake-oven
Humber Bay Shores Farmers’ Market, June 1 – October 12. Saturdays, 8am-1pm. Humber Bay Park West (just south of Lake Shore Boulevard West and Park Lawn Road).
John Street Farmers’ Market, June 5 – October 30. Wednesdays, 3:30pm-7pm. 205 John Street at the St. George the Martyr Anglican Church (by the Grange Park and OCAD between Dundas and Queen). http://www.johnstreetmarket.ca/
Junction Farmers’ Market, May 25 – November 9. Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Junction Train Platform at 2960 Dundas Street West by Pacific Ave. This farmers’ market is The Junction neighbourhood’s first and they’re back for their sophomore year! http://www.junctionmarket.ca/
Leslieville Farmers’ Market, May 26 – October 27. Sundays, 9am-2pm. Jonathan Ashbridge Park on Queen Street East and Woodward Ave., between Greenwood and Coxwell Ave. The market is back for their 3rd summer and fall season! http://leslievillemarket.com/
Liberty Village Farmers’ Market, June 2 – October 27. Sundays, 9am-2pm. Green P parking lot on East Liberty Street between Atlantic and Hanna Ave. http://www.my-market.ca/liberty.html
Market 707, year-round. Tuesday – Saturday 11am-7pm (May to September), Tuesday – Saturday 12pm-5pm (October to April). 707 Dundas Street West by Bathurst St. Brought to us by the Scadding Court Community Centre, the Market 707 project engages the foodie community with street food and market vendors on a day-to-day basis (vendors are housed in refurbished shipping containers!), fun pop-up market events, global flavours, arts, and more! The market project ties into two of the community centre’s areas of focus: food access and security and community and social development. http://www.scaddingcourt.org/market_707
Metro Hall Farmers’ Market, June 5 – October 17. Thursdays, 8am-2pm. 55 John Street at David Pecaut Square at King Street West.
Montgomery’s Inn Farmers’ Market, May 22 – December 24. Wednesdays, 2pm-6pm. 4709 Dundas St. West, Etobicoke. Enjoy fresh baked bread from the inn’s wood-fired oven, fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, honey and more! http://www.toronto.ca/culture/museums/featured-events.htm#montgomery
Nathan Phillips Square ‘Fresh Wednesdays’ Farmers’ Market, June 2 – October 13. Wednesdays, 8am-2:30pm. 100 Queen Street West at Bay St. in downtown Toronto by Old City Hall and The Eaton Centre.
North York Civic Centre Farmers’ Market, May 30 – October 31. Thursdays, 8am-2:30pm. 5100 Yonge Street, just north of Elmwood Avenue. The farmers’ market, with its vast array of baked goods, fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, and more, takes place outdoors at Mel Lastman Square.
Pedestrian Sundays at Kensington Market, July 28. 12pm-7pm. Kensington Market (west of Spadina Ave., eats of Bellevue Ave., south of College Street, north of Dundas Street West). Pedestrian Sundays are back for their 10th year! Come out and enjoy the street festivals, market vendors, street food, and more on the last Sunday of the month – car and traffic free! Streets are closed off to car traffic during Pedestrian Sunday hours. http://www.pskensington.ca/
Regent Park Farmers’ Market, June 5 – October 30. Wednesdays, 2pm-8pm. Regent Park Boulevard, south of Dundas Street East and east of Parliament.
Riverdale Farm Farmers’ Market, May 28 – October 15. Tuesdays, 3pm-7pm. Riverdale Farm located at Riverdale Park West at 201 Winchester Street by Sumach St. http://www.riverdalefarm.ca/about-the-farm/farmers-market/
Sherway Farmers’ Market, May 3 – October 25. Fridays, 8am-2pm. Sherway Gardens Shopping Centre, 25 The West Mall off Hwy 427 and the Queensway in Etobicoke. The farmers’ market is located at the far northeast parking lot between the North Queen St. and Sherway Rd. entrances. http://www.sherwaymarket.com/
Sorauren Park Farmers’ Market, year-round. Mondays, 3pm-7pm. Sorauren Park, 50 Wabash Ave. http://westendfood.coop/farmers-market
St. Lawrence North Farmers’ Market, year-round. Saturdays, 5am-5pm. 92 Front St. East http://www.stlawrencemarket.com/
Stonegate Farmers’ Market, June 25 – October 8. Tuesdays, 4pm-7pm. Parking lot of Stonegate Plaza located at 150 Berry Road just east of Stephen St. in the west end of Toronto (as a geographic reference, south of Old Mill and Royal York subway stations). http://www.stonegatechc.org/programs-services/food-programs/farmers-market.html
The Stop Farmers’ Market at Wychwood Barns, year-round. Saturdays, 8am-12pm. 76 Wychwood Ave. http://www.thestop.org/green-barn-market
Toronto Botanical Gardens Organic Farmers’ Market, May 16 – October 10. Thursdays, 3pm-7pm. 777 Lawrence Ave. East at Leslie Ave. This brand new market for 2012 is taking place at Toronto’s famed Edwards Gardens! http://torontobotanicalgarden.ca/enjoy/special-events/market/
Trinity Bellwoods Farmers’ Market, May 7 – October 29. Tuesdays, 3pm-7pm. Northwest corner of Trinity Bellwoods Park at Dundas Street West and Shaw Street. http://www.tbfm.ca/
University Of Toronto Scarborough Farmers’ Market, June 5 – October 9. Wednesdays, 3pm-7pm in the summer and fall. Markets continue during the winter on the first Wednesday of every month from November to April from 11am-3pm. Parking Lot 4 located at 1265 Military Trail, south of Ellesmere Rd. and east of Morningside Ave.
Weston Farmers’ Market, May 11 – October 26. Saturdays, 7am-2pm. 14 John Street at Weston Rd. and Lawrence Ave. West. http://westonvillagebia.com
Withrow Farmers’ Market, May 18 – October 26. Saturdays, 9am-1pm. 725 Logan Ave. at the north end of Withrow Park, between Carlaw and Logan. http://www.withrowpark.ca/wiki/wiki.php