July Fun, Flavours & Festivities

Welcome to our lively beginning of July update! We hope your month has kicked off with sunny days and positive vibes.
Last week was filled with excitement, our doors were closed on Saturday and Sunday, making way for a fantastic kid zone event in the Rotary Square and bustling Canada Day celebrations happening around us. We sincerely hope everyone had an absolute blast!
As we dive into this week and beyond, we're picking up the pace with some incredible events. First, the highly anticipated Moms Market is taking place this Saturday from 3 pm to 7 pm, followed by the vibrant Multicultural Market on Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm. There's no doubt that fun and unforgettable experiences await, so mark your calendars and make sure you don't miss out.
And speaking of not missing out, have you entered the draw for the chance to win an iPad with Mustang dessert? Opening day is around the corner; this sweetness is something you definitely want to explore.
If you've ever been curious about our market's hidden gems, look no further. We have a couple of them waiting to be discovered, so make sure you continue to read on.
Plus, we're excited to share our current obsessions with you. Being here daily gives us the perfect opportunity to try everything and uncover the most amazing treats and treasures. So join us on this journey and discover our go-to favourites.
As we look ahead, the week following is going to be an absolute joy as we gear up for the Colombian Fest, running from Friday the 14th to Sunday the 16th. Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant Colombian culture and enjoy the flavours and traditions that make it so unique. This promises to be an event you will want to attend! Stay tuned for more updates, and let's make this July an unforgettable one at our wonderful market.


Working at the market daily you get the opportunity to try all of what the vendors have to offer. Through the many delights, we each have developed current market obsessions. These are the things that we just can’t get enough of right now. Check out our current obsessions and make sure you try them out – we guarantee they are well worth the try!

  • Turmeric & Lentil Crackers from Havaris ProduceJeff
  • Turkey Sandwich from Market CafeAmy
  • Skor Milkshake from The Ice Cream BowlAlex
  • Chocolate Tart from The Pastry CultureErika
  • Freshly Squeezed Juice from Better Blend Smoothie BarSam
  • Chocolate from The Chocolate FactoryTanya

Make sure you try out these golden gems and let us know what you think!


Have you ever wondered what secret goodie are at the market? While these four gems aren’t quite a secret, but they certainly qualify as hidden treasures that most people don’t know about. You’re welcome in advance – these are all things that will certifiably change your life for the better!

  • Dips from Doris Produce
  • Scotch Eggs from Chris’ County Cuts
  • Breakfast Poutine from Mona’s Shawarma
  • Hand Sewn Clothing from Happy Wear

Stay tuned to discover more hidden treasures at the Covent Garden Market




Mustang Dessert is soon to be our newest vendor! They serve delicious desserts such as cakes, waffles, crepes, ice creams, milkshakes and other sweet treats to satisfy your sweet tooth. Each item is made with fresh fruits and premium Belgium chocolate, carefully crafted to perfection. Right now, Mustang Desserts is having a giveaway to win an iPad!

✨ Ready to seize the chance? Here’s how to enter: ✨

✅Like this post (on Instagram) to show your love for treats

✅Follow @coventgardenmarketcanada & on Instagram

✅Tag 3 friends who would go wild for Mustang Desserts

✅Like Mustang Desserts on Facebook

✅Guess the date of Mustang Desserts Grand Opening in the comments (on Instagram)


🔥🏆 Hurry up and enter now! The iPad could be yours! 🔥🏆


The Winner will be announced on opening day!! 🎊 🎉


This is the list, folks! See who you can find at the Outdoor Farmers’ Market this Saturday, July 8th from 8AM to 1PM on the Rotary Square. Click on their names to find information on pre-orders and to learn more about their farms and businesses! 


Tyrone Traher will be performing on the Rotary Square this Saturday from 8:30am to 10:30am.

Tyrone Traher II, known professionally as Paris Monroe, is a Canadian singer-songwriter from London, Ontario. Traher began developing the concept of Paris Monroe in January of 2021. The purpose of Paris Monroe is to create self-aware and relentlessly honest music that captures the entire spectrum of the human experience.


Renee Coughlin will be performing on the Rotary Square this Saturday from 11am to 1pm.

Renee Coughlin is one of three singer-songwriters with Canadian folk band, The Pairs. Her songs and stories tell tales of complex inner dialogue and give playful attention to the complexities and nuances of daily life. Renee writes and performs spunky, uplifting melodies that combine a genre-spanning love of music with classical training and some playful experimentation with lifelong friends


This Saturday, join us in the market kitchen for our cooking class hosted by Kimi Abdullah. Kimi will be demonstrating how to make Summer Sliders!

Kimi will also taking donations for My Sister’s Place. My Sister’s Place is in need of the following items;

  • Used jewellery
  • Toiletry items (shampoo/conditioner, deodorant, razors, liquid body wash)
  • Unused makeup and unused/gently used makeup tools (eye shadow, blush, lipstick, brushes, brush cleaner)
  • Grab-and-go snacks (granola bars, applesauce cups, cereal bars )
  • Coffee, tea bags, sugar, coffee whitener
  • Pasta noodles, cooking oil, rice, olive oil, salad dressings


  • Saturday, July 8 | Kimi Abdullah – Summer Sliders
  • Saturday, July 15 | Himadri Vyas – Egg Butter Masala and Naan
  • Saturday, July 22 | Himadri Vyas – Mango Lassi & Veg Biryani
  • Saturday, July 29 | Melanie Amadasun – Summer Mocktails


Doors open at 10:40am, class starts at 11am. No registration is required. First come, first served.


A friendly reminder there are NO cooking demonstrations this Sunday, July 9th. We will see you back in the kitchen the following Sunday (July 16th) where Nancy will be demonstrating how to make…



  • Saturday, July 9 | NO COOKING CLASS
  • Saturday, July 16 | Nancy Salamanca – TBD
  • Saturday, July 23 | NO COOKING CLASS
  • Saturday, July 30 | Polina Shadman – Herb Stew “Ghormeh Sabzi” – Vegan and GF options


Doors open at 11:40am, class starts at 11am. No registration is required. First come, first served.


This is the list, folks! See who you can find at the Outdoor Farmers’ Market this Tuesday, July 11th from 4PM to 7PM on the Rotary Square. Click on their names to find information on pre-orders and to learn more about their farms and businesses. The farmers are working hard and hope to be here soon!


Dawn Gibson will be performing on the Rotary Square this Tuesday from 4:00pm to 5:30pm.

Since the age of three, Dawn has wanted to be a professional musician. She recalls doing an aptitude and rhythm test in order to be able to start learning guitar at such a young age. The first question was, “Why do you want to learn to play the guitar?” Her answer then, was, “Because one day I want to be a rock and roll star.” That remains her answer today. Dawn Gibson has toured professionally in the past opening for John Cougar Mellancamp and tom Cochrane. She took a long hiatus and back out chasing my dream now. Dawn Gibson has spent the last two years honing her solo act.


Trope Band will be performing this Tuesday on the Rotary Square from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.

Trope is an alternative rock band with progressive elements featuring vocalist Diana Studenberg and producer/mixer Moonhead. Some of their influences include STP, Soundgarden, Deftones, Tool, Tori Amos, and Led Zeppelin. The band formed in 2017 and spent a couple of years writing and recording demos which became their debut album, Eleutheromania (2021).


Join us outside on the Rotary Square this Saturday from 3pm to 7pm for a local vendor market hosted by The Mom Market London! Make sure to follow them on Instagram for more information on attending vendors! Shop local from an amazing assortment of small businesses and talented handmakers. Find one of a kind items and make memories with your family, all while supporting #locallondon! We can’t wait to have you join us! Vendor applications are available on our website:


Multicultural Sundays are back this month on July 9th and July 23rd from 11am to 6pm! There will be live music, food vendors and artisan vendors showcasing different cultures from around the world! You won’t want to miss out on all the delicious eats and dancing on rotary square!

Food Vendors

  • Filipino Community (FCALD)
  • Ukrainian Pierogies
  • La Parrillada
  • La Berreria
  • New Delhi Deli
  • Tamarind Candy “Monrito”
  • Palett America Ice Cream

Artisan Vendors

  • Matico Arte Manual
  • Hungarian Art & Clothes
  • Shaperfect
  • The Cutural Gully


  • 11am to 1pm Daubian Oliveira
  • 1:30pm to 3:30pm Gianny Correa
  • 4pm to 5pm Free Latin Dance Class hosted by Clarissa at from @deflow_dance
  • 5pm to 6pm Free Latin Social Dance hosted by Clarissa at from @deflow_dance


If you’re interested in being a vendor, please reach out to Sam Regier at


Daubian Oliveira will be performing on the Rotary Square Sunday, July 9th from 11am to 1pm.

Daubian Oliveira performs latin jazz, bossa nova, samba and carnival music from Brazil. He has recently recorded an original track “Em Olinda,” which appears on the album “Latin Roots of London” with the Simple Reflections for Artists Collective.


Gianny Correa will be performing on the Rotary Square Sunday, July 9th from 1:30pm to 3:30pm.

Gianny Correa Born in Cuba .Started his music career in 1983 at the elementary music school in Cienfuegos Cuba, from 1990 -1995 continued to achieve his Bachelor in music at the National school of arts in Havana Cuba. In 1996 started to teach saxophone at the elementary Music school Benny More also play with various bands and recorded some CDs with the Label EGREM from Cuba and Magic Music from Spain .in 2000 was on tour in various Cities in Canada with the International show Repique Cubano. Decided to stay in Canada after the tour finished. Present Day continues to teach Saxophone, Piano and Percussion. Also Saxophone player and Musical director of Latin Power Band from London On


If you’ve ever wanted to try Latin dancing, make sure to head on over to Rotary Square this Sunday from 4:00-6:00pm. Clarissa from @deflow_dance will be showing us her signature moves, so grab a partner and enjoy the sunshine!


Join us outside on the Market Square where Stereo Caliente Entertainment will host the annual Colombian Gastronomy Festival. Offering authentic Colombian food with a unique flavour of Latin music and a tasty cold beer or cocktail!

  • Friday, July 14: 4pm-12am
  • Saturday, July 15: 4pm-12am
  • Sunday, July 16: 12pm-9pm