Farmers' mrkt at Royal Bank Plaza
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Back For Another Year: FARMERS' MRKT at Royal Bank Plaza
Toronto Market Co. is excited to bring another exciting Farmer’s MRKT to the centre of the downtown core. At Farmers' MRKT patrons can taste, shop and intermingle while enjoying the sights and smells of freshly baked breads and pastries, locally grown produce and cheeses, responsibly farmed meats, artisanal jams & preserves, VQA wines, cold pressed juices, and other tasty treats. The MRKT is curated with an emphasis on local, gourmet, and high quality products

Located on Royal Bank Plaza's Podium at the corner of Bay and Wellington, the MRKT will be an exciting mix of farmers, artisans, chefs, entrepreneurs, bakers, and makers showcasing their products to the building's tenants, Toronto residents, downtown dwellers, and visitors to the city. The MRKT is surrounded by Canada’s largest towers and will juxtapose the most densely populated urban area of the country with a farmers’ market spirit. 

Types of Vendors
The Farmers’ MRKT at Royal Bank Plaza is currently accepting applications from vendors of Farm Fresh products, Prepared/Pre-Packaged Foods, and Artisanal Products (with an emphasis on handmade and local craft products). 

Location
The MRKT is located on the open air Podium area of Royal Bank Plaza - on the South West corner of Bay and Wellington. In the heart of Toronto's financial district, the Farmers' MRKT is nestled among the busy hub of downtown activity.  (see map below)

Dates and Hours
The Market will be open every Thursday between June 8th and August 31st, 2017 with the exception of August 10th when the MRKT will be closed.  Please note that vendors are required to sign up for a minimum of 4 of the 12 weeks.

Move in, Move Out & Security
Each vendor will be provided with a tent space and table (vendors approved for a 10' x 10' space will be provided with two tables) which will be set-up before vendors arrive. Vendors are responsible for bringing any additional tables, decor or display materials to create a beautiful display. Vendors are responsible for merchandising their own products.

Vendors will load in on MRKT day between 7am - 8am and will depart in the evening after 6pm once the MRKT closes. Nothing can be kept onsite. 

Booth Size, Price & Date Selection
5’x10’ or a 10’x10’ tent space in the Royal Bank Plaza Podium area. Tents and tables will be provided.

Price For Farmers' MRKT at Royal Bank Plaza 2017
Note vendors must select at least four weeks when applying
Price*
5'x10' MRKT Space - includes half a shared tent space and one custom table
Price*
10'x10' MRKT Space - includes full tent space and two custom tables
Price*
Farmers who grow their own produce (5'x10' shared space and one table)
Price per Thursday $150 $300 $50

* All prices subject to HST.

Power
Electrical power is not provided at the MRKT.  If you require electrical power please contact us to discuss potential solutions.  

Submission Process
Submissions must be accompanied by a deposit of $100.   Payment can be made online and is the final step of the application form (you will be prompted for payment by credit card upon submission of the application).

The deposit will be refunded in full if your business is not accepted to the Market.   Refunds will be sent by June 30th 2017. 

If your business is accepted the deposit will be held as a security deposit and returned at the end of the market season if the vendor does not breach the terms of the vendor agreement or cause damage to the venue.  Security deposit refunds will be processed September 30th 2017.

Located at royal bank plaza, 200 Bay Street, Toronto, ON