Toronto Zoo Holiday Marketplace November 19 to December 23
 
 

Discover the magic of the holiday season this winter with the return of Your Toronto Zoo’s Holiday Marketplace.

Beginning on November 19th, the Toronto Zoo’s Front and Indo-Malayan Courtyards will transform into our second Holiday Marketplace. This outdoor market will showcase over 90 amazing artisans, processors, and producers from our local and surrounding communities, with up to 18 vendors per date. Shop local while enjoying holiday-inspired food and drink, festive décor, and photo opportunities. By shopping locally, you are helping to protect the environment by reducing your carbon footprint.

Visiting the Zoo during the day? Be sure to stop by the Holiday Marketplace from 2:00pm - 4:30pm before you leave!
Have you discovered Terra Lumina, the Zoo's immersive nightwalk experience yet? Purchase a ticket and you can visit the Holiday Marketplace before your Terra Lumina timeslot!

Dates: Fridays to Sundays from November 19th to December 19th; plus December 20th to 23rd, 2021 | 2:00pm - 8:00pm

 
Free with regular
Zoo Admission and Membership*

9:30am - 3:30pm only;
Marketplace access at 2:00pm

Book Zoo Tickets

Marketplace Only*
$5.50 +HST per person

After 4:00pm

(Free for children 2 years or younger)
 

Book Holiday Marketplace


Free with Terra Lumina Admission
Shows starting at 6:00pm; Marketplace access at 4:00pm

Book Terra Lumina Tickets

*Zoo Members will require a Marketplace ticket if entering after 3:30pm. Marketplace timeslots start at 4:00pm. Parking not included.
**Please note animals will not be viewable after 4:30PM.
Dogs or other pets will not be allowed into the Marketplace within the Zoo. For information about service animals, click here.

For any other enquiries, please email [email protected]

 
Vendors booths setup in a beautiful snow covered lane at the Toronto Zoo
 
Holiday Marketplace Vendors

Each weekend will feature up to 18 local vendors offering loads of holiday treats, beautiful art, handmade crafts, and more! We will also be joined by four food trucks.

Check out the lists below to see who will be there each weekend.

  • Weekend 1  November 19th - 21st
  • 3 Amigas Churros
    3 Amigas Churros

    Churros influenced by the beautiful country of Brazil! Baked pastry texture and then filled with choice of Dulce de Leche or nutella.

    Adventures of Lollipop Comics
    Adventures of Lollipop Comics

    An educational children’s comic book series, written and hand-drawn by Jennifer Cuthbert Lam. Join Lollipop and friends as they travel the globe, learning fun facts about countries, world cultures, history, science, and more!
    Nov 21st only

    By Samantha Claire
    by Samantha Claire

    A small local business in Toronto specializing in practical sewn and handcrafted gifts and accessories. Materials used are sourced from local entrepreneurs and businesses, and prepared, sewn/handcrafted and packaged with.
    Nov 20th & 21st only

    Calithien Jewellery
    Calithien Jewellery

    Unique, whimsical and nature-inspired fine artisan jewellery. Every piece is goldsmith made, and hand crafted with care and skill using precious metals and gemstones. Treat yourself or give to someone special.

    Country House Designs
    Country House Designs

    A husband and wife team who love to create one of a kind wooden signs, acrylic keepsakes, and small decor items.

    Creative Customs Shop

    Items available for creative customization. Handmade creations crafted with love and care. Perfect gifts for the holiday season!

    Cubed Style
    Cubed Style

    3 sisters who want to make natural products for all skin types! With our strong sisterly bond, we have created products that not only smell good, but also make you feel good. Our homemade products are luxurious and moisturizing. We make each and every product with love. You can feel the difference when you use our products.

    Farmhouse in the City
    Farmhouse in the City

    This shop, filled with carefully curated contents, is a creative outlet for owner and maker Korrinne to share her love and passion of inspiring pieces for your home, gifts, and paper crafts.

    Flights of Fancy Honey Bee Company

    Flights of Fancy Honey Bee Company is a small, local, women-owned beekeeping business that crafts natural honey and beeswax-based products with a twist of whimsy and a hint of magic; leaving you believing in fairytales. Made in small batches, each one of my products is labeled with a QR code that can be tracked back to the hive it came from!

    The Joy of Harvest

    The Joy of Harvest is a family-owned business located in Highland Creek village in Scarborough. We use locally grown and some imported fruit and vegetables to make delicious jams, jellies and sauces. We sell the products that we make at Farmers Markets, Fairs and Festivals.

    Midnight Bakers Club

    Midnight Bakers Club offers premium cake mix kits, allowing customers to easily bake delicious and beautiful cakes at home. Each kit includes everything you need; cake mix, frosting mix, sprinkles and even the cake pans for a 2 layer 6” cake. Midnight Bakers Club Cake Kits are made in Toronto and use simple, all natural and fair trade ingredients.

    More Treats Please
    More Treats Please

    Specializing in beautiful and delicious treats for all occasions!

    Oakridges Finest Fruits and Vegetables

    Local small scale farmer using chemical free growing methods and the use of local low spray apples and storage crops.

    Once Upon a Pendant
    Once Upon a Pendant

    Once Upon a Pendant is owned and operated by Alex Mills, a children’s library technician who makes jewellery and accessories by using salvaged pages from damaged or discarded books. These pieces are unique, handmade and make beautiful, nostalgic gifts.
    Nov 20th only

    Passionknit
    Passionknit

    We maintain a commitment to providing knitters & crocheters with the highest quality yarns, needles, patterns and accessories. Our friendly staff are happy to help crafters of all skill levels. We are focused on sourcing local, eco-friendly, and sustainably sourced fibres, as well as supporting marginalized makers in the industry.
    Nov 19th only

    Power Over Plastic
    Power Over Plastic

    Power Over Plastic is a low-waste store that sells products that can help you reduce your waste. Our Collection consists of products that are handmade in Mississauga by myself with organic and up-cycled materials in a sustainable low-waste process.
    Nov 19th only

    Quilter's Workshop
    Quilter’s Workshop

    At Quilter’s Workshop I focus on creating high-quality, sewn/quilted items for home & baby. All of my items are “stitched with love” and make fantastic keepsake gifts.

    Sue’s Gnomes

    Hand crafted gnomes for all occasions. Christmas, Birthdays, Anniversaries, Teachers Gifts.

    Sugar and Iced

    Hand decorated sugar cookies in all kinds of wonderful animal and holiday shapes. Each cookies is made with the finest ingredients like real butter and vanilla beans. The cookies come individually packaged and are great for for gift giving or just as a sweet treat for yourself.

    Truly Posh Boutique
    Truly Posh Boutique

    Truly Posh Boutique is run by a stay at home mom of 3. We offer a variety of accessories from hair accessories, keychains, mask lanyards, mitten clips, jewelry and more. We are inspired by cute, fun and unique items.

    Wicks Poetic
    Wicks Poetic

    Wicks Poetic is a candle company committed to clean air and unique creations. I use only organic soy and locally sourced beeswax to ensure clean burning. All scents are phthalate free and wicks are hemp or organic cotton. Visit my booth to see bespoke creations from rock salt candles and tea cup creations to smaller holiday-themed candle tins.

  • Weekend 2  November 26th - 28th
  • 3 Amigas Churros
    3 Amigas Churros

    Churros influenced by the beautiful country of Brazil! Baked pastry texture and then filled with choice of Dulce de Leche or nutella.

    Adventures of Lollipop Comics
    Adventures of Lollipop Comics

    An eduational children’s comic book series, written and hand-drawn by Jennifer Cuthbert Lam. Join Lollipop and friends as they travel the globe, learning fun facts about countries, world cultures, history, science, and more!

    Beauty and the Beach
    Beauty and the Beach

    Beauty & the Beach is a gift shop where each item is designed and handcrafted in Toronto. Beauty & the Beach by Fariza is a tropical and beach inspired shop that promises to turn your tropical dreams into a reality. We take custom orders on coasters, tote bags, t-shirts and various paper products for any event including destination weddings and themed parties.

    Bethany Aiken Creations

    Bethany Aiken is an artist and a zookeeper. Working closely with animals and spending time in nature is what inspires her artwork. She aims to capture the unique personalities of animals through her bold, colourful painting style. Bring home an original acrylic or watercolour paintings to brighten up your home! High quality prints are also available.

    By Samantha Claire
    by Samantha Claire

    A small local business in Toronto specializing in practical sewn and handcrafted gifts and accessories. Materials used are sourced from local entrepreneurs and businesses, and prepared, sewn/handcrafted and packaged with.
    Nov 28th only

    Chawin’s Workshop

    Established in 2016, I make my own garden signs on ceramic tiles to combine my passion for gardening and my penchant for collecting puns. They add a touch of whimsy to my happy place. Each time I find a funny or inspirational quote or a new garden pun, I put it on a tile and hope to make others smile.
    Nov 27th only

    Dark Horse Designs Co
    Dark Horse Designs

    Amanda Currie is a designer and maker who creates each unique piece with intention for growth and healing. Products include semi-precious gemstone necklaces, bracelets, anklets, rings, earrings, accessories and suncatchers intentionally created for healing and realizing potential, using wire-wrapping, beading and macrame techniques.

    Fetching Bow Ties by Larry

    At Fetching Bow Ties by Larry, we offer a huge assortment of sophisticated, stylish, playful bow tie patterns for every PUPular occasion. We also create other amazing dog neck and hair accessories, such as tuxedos, bandanas, twinning sets, and so much more.

    Lake Reflections Apiary

    Lake Reflections honey is raw, natural honey and our hive products are all handmade by the beekeeper.

    The Lavender Cart

    We are a small family business. We have been exhibiting at festivals, fairs and shows for 75 years.

    Crystals and Reiki with Lisa Briones
    Crystals and Reiki with Lisa Briones

    2021 Platinum winner in Scarborough Community Votes under gift shops. Full time family home based business. Offering crystals for home decor & spirituality.

    The Mask Ladies

    At The Mask Ladies sew reusable, fashionable, and fun masks for all ages out of 100% quilting cotton. Our two or three layer masks come in 6 sizes and they can be custom ordered depending on your size and fabric choice.

    Oakridges Finest Fruits and Vegetables

    Local small scale farmer using chemical free growing methods and the use of local low spray apples and storage crops.

    Oh La La Savon

    Artisan candles and skin care products.

    Power Over Plastic
    Power Over Plastic

    Power Over Plastic is a low-waste store that sells products that can help you reduce your waste. Our Collection consists of products that are handmade in Mississauga by myself with organic and up-cycled materials in a sustainable low-waste process.

    REVL Tea
    REVL Tea

    At Revl Tea, we believe that every sip is an opportunity to savour the moment, to breathe in, to taste, to relish, to enjoy. Each cup, each flavour. It’s our privilege and pleasure to provide premium organic, loose-leaf teas and tisanes that not only taste great, but are packaged responsibly to minimize our collective environmental impact.

    Sisters by Designz
    Sisters By Designz

    SistersByDesignz is a small business based out of the GTAA (Vaughan & Bradford) founded by two sisters with a love for designing and crafting. From custom orders, to event rentals to our most popular custom farmhouse bookstacks, we are confident you will find something that catches the eye.
    Nov 27th & 28th only

    Sweets by Lisa and Maria

    Chocolate caramel hand-dipped pretzels. Seasonally decorated.

    Tiny Paper Hugs
    TinyPaperHugs

    We make handmade cards from recycled papers. The cards are fully handmade from start to finish; the cutting, stamping, colour/painting, and completion.
    Nov 28th only

    Travellingfeetbooks

    A children’s book company creating literature for diverse young minds.

    Wood Bison Design Co
    Wood Bison Design

    High-quality live edge charcuterie boards and custom furniture.
    Nov 27th only

  • Weekend 3  December 3rd - 5th
  • Adelais
    Adelais

    Our philosophy is to create distinctive pieces that showcase the simple beauty that is raw metal and natural gemstones, while adding a modern twist.

    Athena Diaper Cakes and Hair Pretties
    Athena’s Diaper Cakes and Hair Pretties

    I create custom diaper cakes, gift baskets for babies, crochet children’s hats and hair accessories.

    Batch Cookies
    Batch Cookies

    This is definitely one of the biggest cookies you will find in Toronto! What you won’t find in our cookies are preservatives or artificial ingredients. Along with big cookies, come big hearts…as female entrepreneurs and women of colour, we hope to disrupt the cookie market as well as act as role models for other BIPOC entrepreneurs.

    Bee By The Sea
    Bee By the Sea Natural Products

    Locally made natural skin care with sea buckthorn and honey.

    Bethany Aiken Creations
    Bethany Aiken Creations

    Bethany Aiken is an artist and a zookeeper. Working closely with animals and spending time in nature is what inspires her artwork. She aims to capture the unique personalities of animals through her bold, colourful painting style. Bring home an original acrylic or watercolour paintings to brighten up your home! High quality prints are also available.

    Coocoo Bird Nest
    Coocoobirdnest

    This nest is all things handmade. We love working with you to great the perfect gift, and tumblers are our specialty. We work with a number of art mediums and you are sure to find the perfect gift for yourself or loved ones.

    Effing Queen
    Effing Queen

    Handmade jewelry & signature clothing collection, made with love in Toronto, Canada. Every exquisite piece is a statement of beauty and an emblem of boldness guaranteed to bring out your inner royalty. At Effing Queen we want women to gain access to all they need to thrive. It starts with what a woman chooses to wear to express and celebrate herself and it extends to every aspect of our female-driven business.

    Homemade By Melissa

    Homemade nut free preservative free granola with gluten free and dairy free options. Large flavour menu and seasonal options.
    Dec 5th only

    Lady Cotton Tail
    Lady Cotton Tail

    Cartoon and Impressionism artist, selling fine art gifts including prints of original art in various sizes, including canvas prints & metallic prints, art on tote bags and face masks, as well as, hand painted ornaments and handpainted wine glasses.

    The Mask Ladies

    At The Mask Ladies we sew reusable, fashionable, and fun masks for all ages out of 100% quilting cotton. Our two or three layer masks come in 6 sizes and they can be custom ordered depending on your size and fabric choice.

    Mirage Glass Art

    A fused glass artist, making items for both home and garden, such as garden art, flowers, spoon rests, Christmas ornaments, dishes, and some jewellery.
    Dec 4th & 5th only

    Oak and Darling
    Oak & Darling

    Oak & Darling is a local woodworking business based in Whitby. Jon and Heather bring their diverse creative talents to their handmade products, and are known for their high quality charcuterie and cutting boards, wood and resin trays, ornaments and more.

    Pattoa Foods

    Plant-based Jamaican “rum” cake, aka “black cake”, and plant-based Carribbean treats.

    Quilter's Workshop
    Quilter’s Workshop

    At Quilter’s Workshop I focus on creating high-quality, sewn/quilted items for home & baby. All of my items are “stitched with love” and make fantastic keepsake gifts.
    Dec 3rd only

    Red Sky Candles

    From our small family apiary we create Indigenous inspired infused honey with cedar, sage, birch, cranberry and other spices. We create unique beeswax candles, art and some beadwork.

    San Jose Mexican Food
    San Jose Mexican Foods

    Family recipe fresh and frozen burritos, taquitos, authentic salsas, corn chips, all prepackaged in our commercial kitchen easy to reheat plus hot tamales gluten and peanut free with vegan options.
    Dec 3rd only

    Scentual Co

    We sell hand poured handcrafted unique candles. Our best seller is our skull candles and a fan favourite is our owl candles! We make them in a variety of colours and scents!
    Dec 3rd only

    Simbuck Treats

    We’re a husband and wife duo with a passion of providing natural, no preservatives treats to your furry family member. We provide freshly baked items as well dehydrated goods.
    Dec 3rd only

    Sweets by Lisa and Maria

    Chocolate caramel hand-dipped pretzels. Seasonally decorated. Dec 5th only

    Toss Toss by Ros
    Toss Toss by Ros

    Founded in 2019, Toss Toss by Ros provides fun to carry totes and organizing bags as well as other accessories.
    Dec 4th only

    Wholesome Deelights
    Wholesome Deelights

    Wholesome Deelights is a Toronto small business making artisanal natural hand crafted goodies that are healthy and dee-licious! Many of our goods are vegan, gluten free, and / or sugar free treats but don't taste that way! Customer favourites include Chocolate Hazelnut Butter, Dark Chocolate Sugar Free Pecan Butter, and Tomato Walnut Pesto / Pizza Spread.

    Wooly Conversion
    Wooly Conversion

    I take wool sweaters and upcycle them into new creations such as hats, mittens and bags to hold reusable bamboo cutlery. We are an eco-friendly craft business, and we are competitively priced. They make great stocking stuffers or teacher gifts!

  • Weekend 4  December 10th - 12th
  • Affirmation Candles

    We believe in the power of a candle. We know that lighting one can change your life. That’s why we are on a mission to empower you to become unstoppable with Affirmation Candles! You can bring more happiness and confidence into your life, all by lighting a candle.

    Aunt Beth Bakes
    Aunt Beth Bakes

    Aunt Beth Bakes is looking forward to returning to the Toronto Zoo Holiday Marketplace this year with our amazing Whisky Treats. We make cookies infused with whiskies from around the world, along with some classic kid friendly favourites.

    Feather and Fibres
    Feather and Fibres

    Stained Glass and Fibre maker. Now working out of my solar powered studio in Utopia, Ontario, I have been creating to keep focused, inspired and happy for as long as I can remember! My goal is to share the joy that stained glass brings me, with others. Dec 12th

    Fight for Five Sustainability Projects
    Fight for Five Sustainability Projects

    Handmade bracelets representing 5 world not for profit organizations centering on animal welfare and the planet. Each bracelet is designed specifically to showcase the organization made with semi prescious stones.

    Goldenbrook Co

    At Goldenbrook Co we make a range of styles of polymer clay earrings all by hand.

    Harley's
    Harley’s

    We are a small business operating from our condo making various sizes and shape concrete and Jesmonite (environmentally friendly material) home decor. Each piece is crafted to enhance and compliment any home or office.

    Hazel Hound Pet Wear

    Hazel Hound Pet Wear is a lifestyle and pet fashion brand based in Ontario, Canada. We pride ourselves on creating products that are fashionable, efficient, and sustainably made.

    JEMi XO Designs
    JEMi .xoDesigns

    Permanent ink mugs, tumblers and sippy cups! Drinkware for all ages.
    Dec 12th only

    Julie Adams

    Jewelry, pot painting, photo cards, candle holders, clocks, knitted and crochet items. Portion of proceeds go to animal rescue and causes.

    Kaprice’s Kreations

    We are a mother/daughter team who create beautiful handknit items, including chunky pompom toques, scarves, funky double pompom hats and more!

    Karenabambina

    Custom sewing in leather, vinyl, and Canadian sourced cork!
    Dec 11th & 12th only

    Lake Reflections Apiary

    Lake Reflections honey is raw, natural honey and our hive products are all handmade by the beekeeper.

    LC Designs

    Combined passion of the environment and crafting - Katie focuses on using scrap and waste textile fabric and yarn to create new items like baby and children clothing, and accessories.

    Pixel Bands
    Pixelbands

    Pixel Bands is full of hand stitched items from on hoops to on hats! Full of creative and quirky designs, thats what defines Pixel Bands. Started with a hobby and creating my own accessories, now I make them for others!

    Ponypool Pantry
    Pontypool Pantry

    Our mission is to create an unforgettable tasty experience that everyone can enjoy. We are committed to supporting our local Ontario Farmers by incorporating their rich vibrant hand-picked fruits and freshly grown produce into all our homemade Jams and Sauces.

    Prism Designs by Tania

    Wall art, bamboo charcuterie boards, and home decor. Art inspired by geodes and crystals crafted with resin.

    Repurposing By Glenna
    Repurposing By Glenna

    Repurposing by Glenna makes distinctive gifts with an emphasis on repurposing. I source out items at thrift stores, yard sales etc and repurpose them to give them new life. I try to keep perfect or near perfect items out of landfills while also using trendy and seasonal themes to up cycle and add some charm to these pre-loved items.
    Dec 10th & 11th only

    San Jose Mexican Food
    San Jose Mexican Foods

    Family recipe fresh and frozen burritos, taquitos, authentic salsas, corn chips, all prepackaged in our commercial kitchen easy to reheat plus hot tamales gluten and peanut free with vegan options.
    Dec 10th only

    Zen Mama

    The Zen Mama Yoga Deck is a beautifully illustrated deck of yoga cards that are designed to help mamas incorporate yoga into real life situations. It is divided into two sections - “Mind & Body” and “On The Go”.

  • Weekend 5  December 17th - 19th
  • Allison Barrow
    Allison Barrow - Raw Strokes

    I am a watercolour artist from Goodwood, Ontario. My work is impressionist style with saturated colour and bold brush strokes and inspired by the beautiful landscapes and street scenes that surround us. I transform these spaces into beautiful art that embraces my sophistication, sparkle and zest for life.

    Aunt Beth Bakes
    Aunt Beth Bakes

    Aunt Beth Bakes is looking forward to returning to the Toronto Zoo Holiday Marketplace this year with our amazing Whisky Treats. We make cookies infused with whiskies from around the world, along with some classic kid friendly favourites.
    Dec 19th only

    Black Oak Boutique

    We are a sister run business that makes pet accessories, as well as hair accessories to match. We love creating products in fun and festive fabrics that make your pet look extra cute!

    Blissful Days Design
    Blissful Days Designs

    Andrea is the owner and string artist behind Blissful Days Designs. She’s been making string art for over 6 years and teaching string art workshops for over 4 years.
    Dec 18th only

    By Bhumika
    By Bhumika Inc

    By Bhumika is a natural skincare company predicated on Desi and Ayurvedic values. We produce all natural, vegetarian friendly products to share our heritage and ancestral knowledge for simpler skin, body, and hair care.

    Capolavoro Crochet

    Custom crochet blankets and accessories.

    Checking It Twice

    Your lists are made, have you checked them twice? Fun holiday gifts for everyone in your family and your furry friends too. Our newest selection of personalized holiday ornaments satisfy even the hardest person to shop for!
    Dec 18th only

    Creative Customs Shop

    Items available for creative customization. Handmade creations crafted with love and care. Perfect gifts for the holiday season!

    Grammas Little Helper

    All-natural hand-made hot or cold wraps. Many colors. My product is well known and never been sold in stores including a wide selection of covers with wild animals.

    Lala in the Kitchen

    My name is Jan “La-La” founder and cook behind “La-La In The Kitchen”. We specialize in vegan and non-vegan meals, pastries and sauces. Made with local organic ingredients provided by local farmers.

    Mad Batter Cupcakes and Cakes
    Mad Batter Cupcakes and Cakes

    Mad Batter specializes in unique flavours that you just can't find anywhere else. We live by the moto Never a Dull Flavour and we aim to bring your tastebuds on a journey with our amazing cupcakes and cookie sandwiches.

    More Treats Please
    More Treats Please

    Specializing in beautiful and delicious treats for all occasions!

    Orange Poppy Modern Apothecary

    Natural Skincare Products that are 100% plant-based, small batch made locally with only high-quality domestically sourced ingredients. 2% of all sales are donated to Water First, a non-profit working towards ensuring Indigenous communities in Canada have access to clean, safe water.

    Pinky Swear and Co
    Pinky Swear & Co

    At Pinky Swear & Co., we produce amongst the cleanest, long lasting candles on the market. Our hand-poured small batch candles contain a natural, sustainably sourced coconut soy wax with phthalate & paraben free fragrance and pure essential oil blends.

    Quarternary Designs and Co

    Quarternary Designs & Co. Is a Home and decor company. We specialize in creating handpainted coir mats that help bring personality and style to any door step.

    San Jose Mexican Food
    San Jose Mexican Foods

    Family recipe fresh and frozen burritos, taquitos, authentic salsas, corn chips, all prepackaged in our commercial kitchen easy to reheat plus hot tamales gluten and peanut free with vegan options.

    Simbuck Treats

    We’re a husband and wife duo with a passion of providing natural, no preservatives treats to your furry family member. We provide freshly baked items as well dehydrated goods.
    Dec 17th only

    Smithers Sausages
    Smithers Sausages

    Smithers Sausages is a Hamilton based business making handmade, small batch gourmet sausages and condiments using Ontario Pork and as local as possible whole ingredients.

    Teach to Speech Books
    Teach to Speech Books

    The Teach to Speech Book Series strives to embed the teaching of speech and language skills in literacy, while making it a fun and engaging reading experience for children!
    Dec 19th only

    The Joy of Harvest

    The Joy of Harvest is a family-owned business located in Highland Creek village in Scarborough. We use locally grown and some imported fruit and vegetables to make delicious jams, jellies and sauces. We sell the products that we make at Farmers Markets, Fairs and Festivals.

    The Lavender Cart

    We are a small family business. We have been exhibiting at festivals, fairs and shows for 75 years.

    Witch Plz
    Witch Plz

    Witch Plz is a spiritual business that sells crystal jewellery, handmade bath salts, spells, and even some pins and stickers! Run by wives Kendra and Jessica, this business is a labour of love.

  • Final Week  December 20th - 23rd
  • 3 Amigas Churros
    3 Amigas Churros

    Churros influenced by the beautiful country of Brazil! Baked pastry texture and then filled with choice of Dulce de Leche or nutella.

    Aunt Beth Bakes
    Aunt Beth Bakes

    Aunt Beth Bakes is looking forward to returning to the Toronto Zoo Holiday Marketplace this year with our amazing Whisky Treats. We make cookies infused with whiskies from around the world, along with some classic kid friendly favourites.

    By Bhumika
    By Bhumika, Inc.

    By Bhumika is a natural skincare company predicated on Desi and Ayurvedic values. We produce all natural, vegetarian friendly products to share our heritage and ancestral knowledge for simpler skin, body, and hair care.

    Checking It Twice

    Your lists are made, have you checked them twice? Fun holiday gifts for everyone in your family and your furry friends too. Our newest selection of personalized holiday ornaments satisfy even the hardest person to shop for!
    Dec 20th only

    Creative Customs Shop

    Items available for creative customization. Handmade creations crafted with love and care. Perfect gifts for the holiday season!

    Flights of Fancy Honey Bee Company

    Flights of Fancy Honey Bee Company is a small, local, women-owned beekeeping business that crafts natural honey and beeswax-based products with a twist of whimsy and a hint of magic; leaving you believing in fairytales. Made in small batches, each one of my products is labeled with a QR code that can be tracked back to the hive it came from!
    Dec 21st, 22nd & 23rd

    Grammas Little Helper

    All-natural hand-made hot or cold wraps. Many colors. My product is well known and never been sold in stores including a wide selection of covers with wild animals.

    Kelso's Bake Shop
    Kelso’s Bake Shop

    Kelso’s Bake Shop specialized in handmade decorated sugar cookies for all of your holiday and party needs.
    Dec 20th, 21st & 22nd only

    More Treats Please
    More Treats Please

    Specializing in beautiful and delicious treats for all occasions!

    Oakridges Finest Fruit and Vegetables

    Local small scale farmer using chemical free growing methods and the use of local low spray apples and storage crops.

    Oh La La Savon

    VegetaArtisan candles and skin care products.
    Dec 21st, 22nd & 23rd only

    Orange Poppy Modern Apothecary

    Natural Skincare Products that are 100% plant-based, small batch made locally with only high-quality domestically sourced ingredients. 2% of all sales are donated to Water First, a non-profit working towards ensuring Indigenous communities in Canada have access to clean, safe water.
    Dec 20th & 21st only

    passionknit
    Passionknit

    We maintain a commitment to providing knitters & crocheters with the highest quality yarns, needles, patterns and accessories. Our friendly staff is happy to help crafters of all skill levels. We are focused on sourcing local, eco-friendly, and sustainably sourced fibres, as well as supporting marginalized makers in the industry.
    Dec 21st, 22nd, & 23rd only

    Pattoa Foods

    Plant-based Jamaican “rum” cake, aka “black cake”, and plant-based Carribbean treats.

    Pinky Swear and Co
    Pinky Swear & Co

    At Pinky Swear & Co., we produce amongst the cleanest, long lasting candles on the market. Our hand-poured small batch candles contain a natural, sustainably sourced coconut soy wax with phthalate & paraben free fragrance and pure essential oil blends.

    Quarternary Designs and Co

    Quarternary Designs & Co. Is a Home and decor company. We specialize in creating handpainted coir mats that help bring personality and style to any door step.
    Dec 22nd & 23rd only

    REVL Tea
    REVL Tea

    At Revl Tea, we believe that every sip is an opportunity to savour the moment, to breathe in, to taste, to relish, to enjoy. Each cup, each flavour. It’s our privilege and pleasure to provide premium organic, loose-leaf teas and tisanes that not only taste great, but are packaged responsibly to minimize our collective environmental impact.

    Simbuck Treats

    We’re a husband and wife duo with a passion of providing natural, no preservatives treats to your furry family member. We provide freshly baked items as well dehydrated goods.
    Dec 23rd only

    Smithers Sausages
    Smithers Sausages

    Smithers Sausages is a Hamilton based business making handmade, small batch gourmet sausages and condiments using Ontario Pork and as local as possible whole ingredients.

    The Joy of Harvest

    The Joy of Harvest is a family-owned business located in Highland Creek village in Scarborough. We use locally grown and some imported fruit and vegetables to make delicious jams, jellies and sauces. We sell the products that we make at Farmers Markets, Fairs and Festivals.

    The Lavender Cart

    Specializing in lavender products, we are a small family business. We have been exhibiting at festivals, fairs and shows for 75 years.

    Witch Plz
    Witch Plz

    Witch Plz is a spiritual business that sells crystal jewellery, handmade bath salts, spells, and even some pins and stickers! Run by wives Kendra and Jessica, this business is a labour of love.

  • Food & Drink  Food trucks and open food services
  • Tiny Tom Donuts
    Tiny Tom

    Mini donuts made hot and fresh, coated with one of our famous flavours - cinnamon, icing sugar, apple cinnamon, or chocolate.

    Burrito Land

    Flavour packed tex mex food, including burritos, nachos, quesadilla, and tacos.

    Mustache Burger
    Mustache Burger

    Mustache Homemade burger made with fresh ground steak beef daily, makes us one of the most famous burger joints in the GTA.

    Road Grill
    Road Grill

    Perfectly grilled golden buns and a tender, juicy, cheese-filled, mushroom-mixed Philly Steak Sandwich, among an entire lineup of five-star gourmet cuisine.

    Tim Hortons
    Tim Hortons

    Enjoy Tim Hortons fresh coffee, hot and cold beverages, breakfast sandwiches, pastries and more.

    Beavertails
    Beavertails

    Delicious whole-wheat deep friend pastry with a variety of toppings

    Beer and wine options also available.
 

Please note vendors and dates are subject to change without notice.

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