Summer is in full swing and with it delicious local produce, delicacies and treats! Toronto’s top 3 farmers’ markets are all a hop, skip and a jump from our locations in Leslieville and our upcoming location at St. Clair West. Get all the farm fresh fruits and veggies you need to cook up a gourmet feast or simply pick up a decadent bakery treat. Here are our favourite Toronto Farmers’ Markets:
The Leslieville Farmers’ Market
Sundays 9-2PM at Johnathan Ashbridge Park
A quick Sunday stroll from Oben Flats Leslieville, you’ll find the vibrant Leslieville Farmers’ Market. Often a celebratory affair, expect loads of local vendors, community groups and a focus on accessibility. The Leslieville Farmers’ Market often has surprise special guest vendors featuring cuisines from around the globe.
Evergreen Brickworks Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 8-1PM at Evergreen Brickworks
This year-round farmers’ market offers a wide variety of seasonal and local fresh food. Evergreen Brickworks Farmers’ Market started 10 years ago with 25 local farmers and food producers. With a focus on working directly with local farmers, Evergreen Brickworks Farmers’ Market is one of Toronto’s favourites. If you don’t drive, there is a shuttle bus that operates from Broadview station taking you directly to the sprawling Evergreen Brickworks grounds.
The Wychwood Barns Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 8-1PM at Wynchwood Barns
The Artscape Wychwood Barns is a community cultural hub close to the new up and coming Oben Flats St. Clair West location. Organized by The Stop, the Wychwood Barns Farmers’ Market is open year round featuring local, sustainable, organic and artisanal products. This vibrant market is host to 1,500 people each and every weekend, offers a café and live music.
In a city as diverse and exciting as Toronto, there are many options when searching for fresh, gourmet and speciality foods. Explore a new neighbourhood or discover a new local spot with our list of Toronto’s Top 3 Farmers’ Markets.