Shop the Pickering City Centre Farmers’ Market

Thank you Pickering for voting us "Best Farm Market - Diamond" in the Durham Region Readers' Choice Awards.  Our 2022 season has officially come to a close but rest assured plans for our 2023 season have already started!  We will be opening our season Tuesday, June 13, 2023 ... mark your calendars now.

Find us nestled in the North East parking lot at the Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex at 1867 Valley Farm Road. The Pickering City Centre Farmers’ Market will continue it’s tradition of running a unique outdoor community market.

Happening every Tuesday starting from June 13th to October 3rd, 2023 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.

Special theme days are being planned throughout the market season. (11 am - 1 pm)

Check out our promo from 2022 

Corn Roast Video Promotion

Interested in becoming a 2023 Market Vendor

Stay tuned ....   

2022 Application  form & Handbook below for reference only

2022 Farmers' Market Vendor Application

2022 Farmers' Market Vendor Handbook

Conditions of Use Form

Become a 2023 Market Performer

We are looking for performers that are interested in entertaining a family friendly audience between the hours of 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. There is limited access to power at this location.   Please contact Kristy at kgagen@pickering.ca to discuss this opportunity. 

Shop now from the comfort of your home with our 2022 market vendors!

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 

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

Forsythe Family Farm is a family owned fruit and vegetable farm open to the public. They are located in Greenbank just north east of Pickering. 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 Farms website 

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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

Stapleton's Farm - fruits, vegetables, preserves & baked goods

Stapleton's Farm is located in Port Hope, ON.  This is a family run business celebrating 30 years of growing vegetables.  The Stapleton's work as a team to provide the best quality to it's customers.

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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 

Graziotto's Bee All - Honey

Graziotto's Bee All have been beekeeping for 7 years and have over 70 hives. They offer local raw unpasteurized honey and honey products, plus pure beeswax candles and gift sets. 

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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

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Olive That! - oils and vinegars (June 14, 21, 28, August 30, September 6, 13, 20, 27 & October 4)

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

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.

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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 

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Top That! - snack toppings (July 19 - October 4)

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


Ana's Fizz +

Stop by the market to meet Anne.  She is a local Pickering artisan soap maker. Making soap, bath bombs, lip balms, body butters, lotions, bath salts, shower steamers along with body scrubs.

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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 

My Sister's Gift House

My Sister's Gift House is all things embroidered.  They have a wide range of blankets, stuffed animals, stockings, pillows, dog bandana's just to name a few.  These sister's love what they do and you will too!

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Rouge River Crafts & Candles 

Rouge River crafts and candles create one of a kind mittens & accessories made from upcycled wool sweaters and hand pours 100% soy candles in small batches in an array of seasonal fragrances & sizes.  They also produce a small number of hand painted signs & folk art.

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Springday Shama

We are thrilled to have Springday Shama join our market.  They are a local family business that grow flowers and turn them into beautiful flower arrangements. Don't forget to grab a bouquet before you leave the market!

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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.