Shop the Pickering City Centre Farmers’ Market

The Pickering Farmers’ Market is back!

Nestled in Esplanade South Parking Lot, the Pickering City Centre Farmers’ Market will continue it’s tradition of running a unique outdoor community market.

Happening every Tuesday starting from June 15th to October 12th, 2021 between the hours of 9 am and 2 pm. Come out and enjoy fresh produce, baked goods, meats and more in the heart of our City Centre.

Friendly Reminders:

  • Respect social distancing
  • Wear a mask or face covering (if possible)
  • Hand Wash Station is on site 
  • Do not touch product items

Do not attend the Farmers' Market if you have any of the following:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Sore throat / Trouble Swallowing
  • Runny Nose
  • Loss of Taste or Smell
  • Not feeling well
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • Have been in close contact with someone who is sick / has confirmed COVID-19 in the past 14 days
  • Have returned from travel outside of Canada in the past 14 days

Become a 2021 Market Vendor

We are now accepting vendor applications for the Pickering Farmers' Market 2021 season. Don’t delay as spaces are very limited to become a vendor. Note: Our 2021 season is at capacity for baking vendors.

2021 Farmers' Market Vendor Application

2021 Farmers' Market Vendor Handbook

COVID-19 Waiver and Conditions of Use

Shop with our 2021 market vendors now from the comfort of your home!

Farm Vendors

Albion Hills Farm - cured/smoked meats

Albion Hills Farm is a family based business located in Caledon, ON. They offer quality cured and smoked meats made with natural ingredients. Customers love their turkey pepperettes and turkey kielbasa.

Visit Albion Hills Farm online store 

"NEW" Arcadia Microgreens

The world needs more sustainable food! Arcadia Microgreens is a small urban farm located in Ajax Ontario growing a variety of organic microgreens. Microgreens are a super food loaded with antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. Delicious and easy to use, they are a great way to add dense nutrition and wonderful flavours to any meal. Arcadia Microgreens vision is to produce hyper local produce that supports the health of the community while minimizing the environmental impact through sustainable growing methods.

Visit Arcadia Microgreens online store

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Forsythe Family Farm - fresh eggs, fruits, vegetables and cider

Forsythe Family Farm is located in Uxbridge, ON. As a family run farm they believe it is important to stay connected to where your food comes from. Your food makes a journey from their farm to your fork. 

Visit Forsythe Family Farm online store 

Hy Hope Farm - fruits, vegetables, jams & jellies and florals

Hy-Hope Farm is located in Ashburn, ON. Operating since 1976, the family run farm believe in quality fresh produce and feature their farm grown produce in their preserves.

Visit Hy-Hope Farm website

Willowtree Farm - fruits, vegetables and cider

Willowtree Farm is located in Port Perry, ON and is home to multiple generations of McKay farmers who are working over 600 acres to bring you a wide variety of Ontario's finest foods. 

Currently available for purchase: fresh produce, readymade meals, meats, cheese, baked goods, and more.

Shop Willowtree Farm online 

Food Vendors

 British Baked Goods - baked goods

British Baked Goods has been in business since 1989 and a proud vendor of the Pickering Farmers’ Market. They are known for authentic, British-style baked goods and gluten free products.

Available products: meat pies, pastries, and gluten free products

Contact Karel to place your order and for product details. 

Phone number: 519.770.2677 E-mail: karel.fennema@icloud.com 

Cathy's Kombucha - kombucha

Cathy’s Kombucha is lovingly handcrafted in small batches using an ancient recipe, Mother Culture (SCOBY) and brewing method that was gifted from a Monastery in the Quebec region. Their premium traditional raw Kombucha is fermented in two gallon glass jars to bring you the fresh, clean, refreshing taste they are known for.

Visit Cathy's Kombucha website

Clancey & Gale’s Maple Products - maple syrup products

Clancey and Gale’s Maple Products follow in a family tradition dating back to the 1930’s. Based in Pontypool, ON, Clancey and Gale developed their own maple business in 2012.  Using modern processes and over 2,000 taps they collect maple sap on their own property and in other woodlots. They are active members of the Ontario Maple Syrup Producers Association (OMSPA).

They produce maple butter and maple syrup.

Contact Clancey and Gale by land line, e-mail, text or cell number to place your order.

Phone Number:705.277.9420 E-mail: gclavender@outlook.com Cell: 905.213.5249

Crown Valley Bakery - baked goods

Crown Valley Bakery has all the baked goods you can think of from cakes to breads and more! Their baked goods are freshly baked to perfection.

Available for purchase: breads, cakes, cinnamon rolls and more

Call 905.436.8474 to place your order and for product details.

"NEW" Graziotto's Bee All - Honey

Graziotto's Bee All have been beekeeping for 5 years and have over 70 hives They offer local raw unpasteurized honey and honey products, plus pure beeswax candles and gift sets. 

Visit Graziotto's Bee All website

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Happy to Bake - baked goods

Happy to Bake was thirty years in the making!  Eloise is the banker turned baker behind the creation of Happy to Bake.  After working for a catering company she decided to pursue her passion and completed the Culinary Arts certificate from George Brown College. Now she is excited to share her expertise and baked goods with you.

Currently available for purchase: cookies, loaves, scones, shortbread, pies and more

Call 416.316.4311 or e-mail eloisehergott@sympatico.ca to place your order and for product details.

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"NEW" Jays Heavenly Sweets - baked goods

In 2020 Jays heavenly sweets was born to make the world a sweeter place, after many years of baking sweet treats for her family and friends, Janella decided to make her dreams a reality. Jay's heavenly sweets are known for quality ingredients, rich decadent baked goods all made with love. Some of Jays, Heavenly Sweets include Macarons, Gourmet Cookies, Cake pops, Cakes for all occasions and much more. You can find Jays Heavenly Sweets on

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"NEW" Mad Mexican - Guacamole, Salsa/Dips, Nacho Chips, Tortillas

Sometimes, revolutions are less about evolution and more about getting back to basics. At Mad Mexican, we evoke the tradition of a bygone era - preparing our premium products with fresh, natural ingredients and the care, love and pride found in family kitchens. You can taste our passion for quality and authenticity in every bite, with all the rich flavours and textures of Mexico.

Visit Mad Mexican website

Munchies Gourmet KettleCorn - popcorn

Munchies is proud to pop exclusively with Ontario grown popping corn which is GMO Free and Certified Organic.  Only the finest ingredients are used, making the best tasting products available.

Visit Munchies Gourmet KettleCorn website

Olive That! - oils and vinegars

Olive That! offers over 80 flavours of both olive oil and vinegars that are incredible on their own or paired to create bold flavour combinations.

Visit Olive That! website

"NEW" Purple Tongue Hot Sauce

This company makes hot sauce, fire hot...extreme hot. Their passion for extreme hot peppers like the worlds hottest the Carolina Reaper, and the Trinidad Red Scorpion has driven them to make some hot sauces that can't be found anywhere else. We needed fire, flavour and uniqueness.

Visit Purple Tongue Hot Sauce website 

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Rob's Good Food - baked goods

Rob's Good Food is based in Toronto, and produces small batch artisan baked goods such as scones, shortbread and sweet and savoury pies. Customers love the cheddar bacon and cranberry-lemon scones. 

Call 416.447.3790 or e-mail rob@robsgoodfood.com for product details. 

Visit Rob's Good Food website 

The Joy of Harvest - jams and preserves

The Joy of Harvest is a family-owned business featuring homemade quality condiments and jams. Their most popular item is the red pepper jelly.

Available for purchase: homemade condiments and jams in a variety of flavours 

Contact Zonia at zonia@sympatico.ca to place your order and for product details. 

Top That! - snack toppings

Top That! is a local small business dedicated to creating unique single and multi-serve nut, seed, and dried fruit toppings packaged in biodegradable containers. Hand prepared in small batches, Top That! toppings are perfect for yogurts, oatmeals, soups, and salads.

Contact topthattoppings@outlook.com to place your order and for product details.

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Artisan Vendors


Betty Lou's Country Crafts

Betty Lou's country crafts specializing in handmade gifts for your home & family. 

Available for purchase: handmade masks for adults and children, aprons, adult & kids bibs, kitchen towels, microwave mitts & bowls, baby gift sets, baby bonnets, tea cozies, dish cloths.

Call 905.441.5892 or email Betty at bettythompson1@yahoo.com to place an order.  

Lago of All - clothing and accessories 

Lago of All is a supplier and maker of African Textiles and accessories, all African inspired.

Available for purchase: pants, skirts, dresses, dashikis, lace mumu and bubus, washable masks, head ties , scrunches, bags, bracelets, cassava powder, yam powder and shea butter hand cream

Call 905.420.2655 or e-mail lagoofall@hotmail.com to place your order and for product details. Visit Lago of All website 

The Whitby Soap Company - natural soaps 

Cathi makes handmade soaps, bath bombs and other essential skincare products using natural ingredients for your family. The handmade natural soaps and bath products will pamper your skin, and include nourishing ingredients such as goats milk, olive oil and pure essential oils.

Visit The Whitby Soap Company online store

VQA Wine Vendors


Pillitteri Estates Winery – wine

Since arriving in Niagara, Canada in 1948, the Pillitteri family has been committed to creating a legacy for generations to follow. Now, over six decades later, Pillitteri Estates Winery proudly continues a family tradition of viticulture and winemaking excellence.

Available for purchase: a wide variety of Table wines and Icewines

Visit Pillitteri Estates Winery online store

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The City of Pickering is not involved in or responsible for transactions between vendors and customers, pricing, product quality or delivery of goods. Vendors are identified on this webpage solely for information purposes because they are part of Pickering’s Virtual Farmers’ Market. Inclusion on this webpage does not mean the City has endorsed any vendor. The City of Pickering will not be responsible for any loss arising from transactions with vendors of Pickering’s Virtual Farmers’ Market.