Amica Pickering, this year's title sponsor, presents the Pickering City Centre Farmers’ Market

Find us nestled in the North West 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 18th to October 8th, 2024 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.

Weekly entertainment 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Thank you to this year's Title Sponsor:

Visit Amica Pickering's website to learn more about their services.

Interested in becoming a 2024 Market Vendor

Registration for the 2024 market season has now closed.  

Become a 2024 Market Performer/Entertainer

Our 2024 market line up has now been confirmed.  

2024 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 

NEW - Archibald Orchards & Estate Winery (July & August only) - Apples

The Archibald's have a 40 acre apple orchard in Bowmanville, Ontario. They will be joining our market family for the summer months. Check out there apple cider, hard ciders, apple wine as well as baking & preserves they will be bringing weekly to the market.

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NEW - Claremont Meadows Flower Farm - flowers

After growing flowers for her daughter's wedding Margaret fell in love with the joy flowers bring to people and decided to transition from being a landscape designer and owner of a landscape design & build company for over 25 years to growing flowers and harvesting happiness with every bloom!

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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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Maple Grove Orchards - fruits, vegetables, baked goods & maple syrup

Maple Grove Orchards is owned & operated by first generation fruit and vegetable growers that specializes in apples.  Their first orchard was planted over 10 years ago and since then have expanded by growing a wide variety of other fruits and vegetables.  

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NEW - Mushroom Meadows

Mushroom Meadows is an innovative gourmet mushroom farm located in GTA. With a focus on quality and community, we provide a diverse range of products including fresh and dried mushrooms, grow kits mushroom extracts and tea blends. They have a passionate team which is dedicated to sustainable agriculture and local sourcing. 

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NEW - Sparrow Gardens - vegetables, herbs & flowers

Sparrow Gardens is a small scale market garden in Markham, Ontario growing veggies & flowers with care for the community and environment. They grow simply, no chemicals, light tillage. They are humans working and interacting with the earth to bring you fresh tasty produce to enjoy.

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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

NEW - B.WOOD Coffee - Coffee, Tea, Specialty Drinks & Pastries

BWOOD Coffee serves great tasting, locally sourced specialty coffee. From classic creamy lattes to unique pour overs, their mobile coffee bar offers a wide range of options and flavours for everyone.

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Cupcake Goodness - butter tarts, cupcakes, scones, donuts & apple fitters

Cupcake Goodness is a husband & wife team baking up a storm in the Durham Region. Baking in small batches and keeping things fresh for you!

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Graziotto's Bee All - Honey

Rachel has been beekeeping for nine year and has loved every minute of it. She has a small apiary and is thrilled to be offering unpasteurized honey to our market visitors.

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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 

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Portobello Road - sourdough pizza, Vegan Gluten Free Prepared Meals, Vegan Baked Goods

Portobello Road is a family run restaurant in downtown Oshawa. They serve organic healthy local food that happens to be vegan.  They will be selling their famous organic sourdough pizza onsite weekly at the market.  Give them a try!

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Purple Tongue Hot Sauce - 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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NEW - Smoky Hazel - spices, seasonings, GF crackers

Out of a love for cooking at a young age Géradoux has now created Smokey Hazel. Growing up he was surrounded by flavours and spices from around the world. His small business is focused on creating new and exciting spiced products for you to enjoy.

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Sweet Bites Bakery - strudels, sausage rolls, biscotti

Sweet bites bakery is a Portuguese & Italian bakery specializing in desserts, food and more. Monica is a self taught baker and has been in business since 2021!

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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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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.

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NEW - Miss Marla Designs (July & August only)

Handcrafted jewelry, designed to be durable, and meant to be different. Every bracelet is carefully hand-stitched using fishing line around leather, the highest grade gemstones and superior nickel-free metal clasps. These are not your average gemstone bracelets! They are high quality, unique, and made with care.

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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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NEW - The Hemp Spot

We are the Region of Durham's one-stop shop for all things hemp. Proudly supporting Canadian hemp farmers.

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NEW - Tiny's Glasshouse

Established in 2019, Tiny’s Glasshouse is a flourishing haven for plant enthusiasts and nature-inspired creators. With a passion for cultivating green life, they offer an array of meticulously curated potted plants, plant arrangements, and terrariums. Beyond plants, they craft handmade pots, unique apparel featuring plant designs, and a variety of nature-inspired crafts from needle-felted items to macramé plant hangers.

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NEW - Willow & Time

At Willow & Time they source, curate and create fresh market floral bouquets, indoor plants and vintage home and garden decor goods. They offer beautiful hand tied bouquets as well as the option to make your own on a per stem basis. The Once Again Shop embraces sustainability through the use of high quality vintage/antique vases, pots and other decor pieces.

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VQA 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

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.