After two super fun,  successful markets in 2018 we are back partnering with Beyond the Pale for our 2019 dates. Located in the parking lot of City Centre (right in front of the brewery.

Saturday, June 15th 11-8.
Saturday, July 20th 11-8.
Saturday, August 24th 11-7

Sip craft beer by BTP + shop local makers, eat food and treats, listen to live music and DJ sets, kids activities. Our most fun events of the year! Please note that applications are now close.

$2 entry (kids free)

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"A Freewheeling Craft market is a celebration of creative makers + local design culture, the handmade goods they sell, and the conscious consumers who shop local" - Amanda, Founder.


Join us for a celebration of Italian Harvest Season with an open air market featuring local makers + Preston street businesses, grape stomping, live entertainment + kids activities. Event is in partnership with the Preston Street BIA.

Market days are Saturday, September 21st 10-4 + Sunday, September 22nd 10-4

MAKERS: To apply, please follow this link. Deadline to apply is Monday, July 22nd. APPLY HERE

The market will also feature an outdoor long table supper on Sunday, September 22nd. This will be a ticketed event. More information to come...

Free to attend (and stomp grapes!).


 We're growing and planning the biggest + most modern showcase of locally made goods and design for the holiday 2019 season. Your must-attend destination for putting local under the tree this Christmas.

December 6-8 2019 at the Shaw Centre.

150+ local  vendors, entertainment program, charity gift wrap station, kids activities, family photo opps and more.

Friday, December 6th 6-9 VIP shopping night (ticketed).
Saturday + Sunday are open to the general public and $5 entry (kids under 12 are free).

MAKERS: Deadline to apply is July 15th 2019 @ midnight.


Freewheeling Craft Markets


Are you a creative maker or designer who...

Makes handmade goods (no resale or vintage... and we kinda don't budge on that). 
You're building a brand. Even if its a side hustle, you are building something that connects to your customers and tells your story.
You love getting out from behind the table to sell + interact with potential customers. (Want to sit behind your table and chill... then our markets aren't for you). 
Loves talking about your brand and connecting with people. 
Enjoys being a part of a dynamic + inclusive community?


Then our markets are for you. Learn more about how to apply and the criteria HERE