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MOTHER’S DAY AT THE MARKET!

Mother's Day is right around the corner! 💕🌸❤️
There is always a good reason to celebrate the mom figures in your life! Swing by the Market this weekend to pick up a gorgeous, gluten-free dessert from Helm Baked or a fresh bouquet from Wandering Bees! And if you're looking for a unique, custom gift, head over to Guindon Creations! Guindon Creations is the perfect spot to custom engrave a special gift, adding a more personal touch!
There are so many ways to show mom you care, from a homemade brunch to a day at the spa; the options are endless! Little things like offering to help clean around the house, a hand-written card or grabbing mom her favourite cup of coffee are all ways to show a little extra love. And if today isn't a positive day, we hope you make the time for self-care. ❤️
This Sunday will be the first Multicultural Sunday at the Market! Don't miss out on all the yummy food and lively atmosphere. 🎶🌮

WHO CAN YOU FIND AT THE FARMERS MARKET THIS WEEKEND?

This is the list, folks! See who you can find at the Outdoor Farmers’ Market this Saturday, April 29th 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! 

BOOKS FOR SALE

Friends of the London Public Library will be here this Saturday outside at our Farmers’ Market with MANY books for sale! Proceeds raised by the book sales support enhancements to the library programs and services. Friends of the London Public Library is a volunteer organization that provides community support for our library system in London, Ontario. The Friends’ mandate is to advocate on behalf of the Library and to raise funds to provide value-added enhancements to Library programs and services.

OUTDOOR LIVE MUSIC

This Saturday Jason Mercer will be performing outside on the rotary square from 8:30AM to 10:30AM & Travis Beatty will be performing from 11AM to 1PM.

Travis Beatty

Travis Beatty aims to show London and the world what a man with a ukulele can do. With 4 strings and a soul that will fill, but also break, hearts Travis Beatty (aka B TEA), resides in London, Ontario and always aims to impress. With many covers as well as originals, he puts a different style and sound to everything he plays. From hit songs in rock, alternative, indie, pop and hip hop, he is slowly becoming a human radio.

SHIMMY MOB, TEAM LONDON ONTARIO CANADA PERFORMANCE

The Shimmy Mob is a worldwide dance event that features teams of dancers participating to raise money for their local Women’s Shelter. The teams all perform the same dance, on the same day, wearing the same t-shirt. Team London, Ontario Canada is participating for the 4th year in a row, and the participants are raising money for Anova. Come cheer us on, and try some moves yourself! You can find more information at www.shimmymob.com.

 

Come see the Shimmy Mob perform this Saturday, May 13th at 10:30am on the Rotary Square!

SATURDAY COOKING DEMO

This Saturday, join us in the market kitchen for our cooking class hosted by Melanie Amadasun. Melanie will be demonstrating how to make a pineapple moscow mule mocktail!

 

SATURDAY DEMO SCHEDULE

 

Saturday, May 13 Melanie Amadasun | Pineapple Moscow Mule Mocktail

Saturday, May 20 Jaime Pena | Montecristo Sandwich

Saturday, May 27 Doreen Kool | Sweet & Savoury Crepes

 

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

SUNDAY COOKING DEMO

This Sunday, join us in the market kitchen for our cooking class hosted by Kimi Abdullah. Kimi will be demonstrating how to make 2 picnic sandwiches; A Curried Chickpea Wrap and Vietnamese Bahn Mi. Kimi will also taking donations for My Sister’s Place and will be gifting a box of fresh baked brownies to those who bring donations. 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

SUNDAY DEMO SCHEDULE

 

Sunday, May 14 Kimi Abdullah | Picnic Sandwiches

Sunday, May 21 – NO COOKING CLASS

Sunday, May 28 Melanie Amadasun | Shrimp Tacos

 

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

MOM'S NIGHT OUT HOSTED BY THE MOM MARKET

Join us outside on the Rotary Square on this Saturday, Mary 13th, 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! Starting May 13th, you can find us outside in the Market Square with over 40 vendors and an array of activities for you to enjoy! We can’t wait to have you join us!


Vendor applications are available on our website: www.themommarketco.com/london

MULTICULTURAL SUNDAYS AT THE MARKET!

This Sunday, May 14th, from 11:00am-6:00pm is the first Multicultural Sunday at the Market!

Multicultural Sundays at the Market is happening from May-October! 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

  • Koshri Express
  • West African Cuisine
  • Tropikups
  • New Delhi Deli

Artisan Vendors

  • Matico Arte Manual
  • Zee Store
  • Henna by Roshani

Entertainment 

  • 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 sregier@coventmarket.com

MUSICAL POP-UP

On Saturday, May 13th, in the upstairs Mezzanine, YAO orchestra members will play what was performed at the April 19th concert (Casal’s and Mission Impossible). YAPCA chamber players will read through familiar and easy chamber music selections, and early Suzuki pieces arranged for quartets.

  • 10:00am to 11:30am Performance
  • 11:30am to 12:00pm Social Gathering

MOTHER'S DAY GIFT INSPO!

There are so many gift options for mom right here in the Market! 💕

We’ve got bath bombs from Of The Earth Co, chocolates from the Chocolate Factory, flowers from Bloomers at the Market, coffee beans from Hasbeans and cards & jewelry from Magpies Collected Creations!

Swing by the Market to check out all of the different options!

DON'T FORGET THE PASTRIES!

Pastry Culture has the most delicious pastries just in time for Mother’s Day!🍪🍰

From cakes to cookies, croissants to madeleines, there’s something for everyone!

Happy Mother’s Day, London! Enjoy the sunshine this weekend! 🌞