Churros & Chutneys

Skate rentals are now available through La Parrillada Grill for $5.00 a pair! Free churros and skate rentals? They're doing it all!
It's been so nice seeing so many happy faces outside on Rotary Rink! If you're looking for a Valentine's Day date night idea, why not have dinner at Waldo's, skate on the rink, go home and dig into some of The Ice Cream Bowl's signature tubs? And don't forget the flowers, Bloomers At The Market and Forget Me Not Flowers will have gorgeous bouquets for that special someone!


This Saturday, join us in the market kitchen for our cooking class hosted by Jaime Pena. Jaime will be demonstrating how to make sweet, savoury & spicy chutneys.


Upcoming Cooking Classes


Saturday, January 28th 

  • Himadri Vyas | Aloo Gobi Subji; Cauliflower & Potato Curry


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


This Saturday, join us in the market kitchen for our cooking class hosted by Polina Shadman. Polina will be demonstrating how to make French macarons.


Upcoming Cooking Classes


Sunday, January 29th 

  • Melanie Amadasun | No Bake Treats; Rice Crispies


Doors open at 11:40am, class starts at 12pm. No registration is required. First come, first served. 



Farewell Stanleys Duo will be performing upstairs in the Mezzanine this Saturday, January 21st, 12:30pm-2:30pm.

Fusing the songwriting and voices of Jeremy Montag and Mark Milanovic at the helm, the Stanleys’ music respects the musical traditions of the past while also having a fresh, genre-bending, roots-rock originality. Inspired by the songwriting teams of Lennon-McCartney, Henley-Frey, and John-Taupin, their songs exhibit the power of human connection and collaborative songwriting.


Lucy Morgan will be performing upstairs in the Mezzanine this Sunday, January 22nd, 12:30pm-2:30pm.

Lucy Morgan is a singer/songwriter from Port Stanley, Ontario. She grew up with music in her life from the very beginning, and performing has always been in her blood. She believes music is our universal language and feels so blessed to provide a space for others to connect emotionally through her music.


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La Parrillada Grill is giving out FREE churros with the purchase of any item from their location in the Market. This promotion will be happening during the duration of the skating rink or when there are no more churros left to be eaten!

Skate rentals are available through La Parrillada Grill for $5.00 a pair!

Plant, Flower & Holiday Classes

Forget Me Not Flowers is back with their plant and flower workshops! 

They can be reached by email or phone (519-850-3300), and of course, you can drop by too!

January 20: Air Plant Terrarium-7:00-8:30pm-$45

January 25: Large Tropical Garden-12:00-1:30pm-$115

January 27: Small Tropical Garden -7:00 to 8:30pm-$75


Of The Earth Co is hosting a Kokedama workshop on February 15th from 3:00 p.m – 5:00 p.m. in the upstairs Market Kitchen.

Get a chance to come out and learn how to wrap your very own Kokedama! During this workshop, you’ll learn the history and origin of Kokedama, how to prepare a plant for wrapping, as well as how to bind and maintain your very own Kokedama style planter. You will leave not only with your own moss ball, but the tools and knowledge to wrap and rewrap Kokedama to your hearts desire!



The Market Cafe has all-day breakfast! Stop by the Market Cafe to try one of their signature breakfast sandwiches, and say hello to Rafet!


Pastry Culture has freshly baked butter and rhum & almond croissants, as well as pain au chocolates daily. The perfect morning snack or afternoon pick me up; stop by to try these treats for yourself!

Can’t wait to see more familiar faces on the rink!

-Mary Shanahan