Are you ready to Shop Local!

October 25, 2018
On November 24th, 2018 Canadians nationwide are being encouraged to Shop Locally within their Neighbourhoods, to make a local purchase and take advantage of exclusive event deals offered by the businesses in their areas. The weekend celebrates small businesses and reminds Canadians how local shopping makes a difference in all our lives.  So we ask you Parkdale, help us celebrate and choose to #Shoplocal or #ShopTOWest on Nov 24 within our amazing Parkdale Village! Shop Local NOW Mag - 2015But that’s not all, don’t let your support of community entrepreneurs start and end on Nov 24, we hope you’ll shop and re-explore your community throughout December. Stay tuned for dozens of deals, promotions and local stories we’ll be sharing or take a look at the Sneak Peak below!. Share your own local recommendations and favorites to shopping local by using hashtag #parkdale #shopTOWest & #shoplocal 12 Reasons to Give the Gift of Local 5 Canadian Consumer Trends to Shape the Future of Retail Top 10 Reasons to Support Locally Owned Businesses

A Sneak Peak at Shop Local Deals & Events this Holiday Season, check back Daily for updates!

Every weekend in November Who: Tennessee Tavern What: Donate a Winter Coat, receive a Cocktail (11am-3pm weekends)

November 6, 13, 20, 27... Who: Cafe Embargo What: Open Mic Tuesdays

November 10-11 Who: Parkdale Flea What: 2nd last Parkdale Flea Market

November 12 Who: Miss Things What: Toronto Chairman's Mai Tai Challenge

November 14 Who: Shameful Tiki Room What: Hey Girl! Bingo! at The Shameful Tiki Room

till November 18 Who: The Assembly Theatre What: Her Inside Life & Kill the Poor by George F. Walker

November 14 Who: Parkdale Centre for Innovation What: Design in Technology Workshop Series

November 18 Who: Paper Plus Cloth What: Paper Plus Cloth 1st Year Anniversary

November 21 Who: Toronto Designers Market What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event ($50 discount on first purchase over $100, deals, discounts, contesting)

November 21 Who: Chartreuse Style What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event

November 21 Who: Jinks Art Factory What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event (open late & discounts on hot beverages)

November 21 Who: Yummy Stuff Bakery What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event (open late, cinnamon rolls, apple cider & sampling)

November 21 Who: Hideaway Antiques What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event (open late)

November 21 Who: Craig's Cookies What: Black Friday Holiday Shopping Event (open late)

November 21 Who: Parkdale Centre for Innovation WhatBusiness Operations Workshop Series

November 22 Who: Northern Contemporary Gallery What: Swash & Serif 5 - typography and lettering exhibition

November 23 Who: North Standard Trading Post What: Black Friday Sale

November 24 Who: Cadillac Lounge What: Fall Surf Classic

Nov 25-Dec 2 Who: Our Lady of Lebanon What: Bazaar

Dec 2 Who: The Tennessee Tavern What: Pierogi Eating Contest

December 6

Who: Klaxon Howl, Tambourine, 96 Tears, People's Champ, Black Diamond, Common Sort, Toronto Design Market, Three Fates, Frances Watson, Hulapopper, Public Butter, House of Vintage. What: Parkdale Holiday Bazaar

December 9-10 Who: Common People Shop What: Holiday Market

December 8-9 Who: Parkdale Flea What: A Holiday Market

December 15-16 Who: Crown Flora Studio What: Holiday Market

December 15 Who: Bonar-Parkdale Presbyterian Church What: Holiday Concert

December 31 Who: Stones New Years Eve What: Stones New Years Eve

December 31 Who: Cadillac Lounge What: NYE The Royal Crowns, Jittery Jack & Amy Griffin