Outdoor Markets Across Canada You Must Visit This Summer

Spring and summer are quickly approaching, which means all the outdoor markets will finally be opening! If you’re ever near one of these amazing markets, stop by and see what they each have to offer!



West End Weekly Art Market

If you love art and supporting local talent, this is the spot for you! There is plenty to choose from, you will find unique pieces here.

WHEN: May 26- September 29, every Saturday from 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.


Hillhurst Sunnyside Farmer’s Market

This is Alberta’s only year-round farmers market, but the outdoor market begins May 16. You will find amazing local produce here, and some tasty baked goods as well! Head here to indulge.

WHEN: Every Wednesday from 3 p.m.-7 p.m.


Kensington Market Art Fair

This is the fair for you, art enthusiasts! Kensington Market is a very trendy and artistic Toronto neighborhood. There are plenty of vintage shops, amazing food and unique people to see. The fair just so happens to be on pedestrian Sundays, so the streets are all yours!

WHEN: May 27, June 24, July 29, August 26, September 30 and October 28. 12 p.m.- 7 p.m.



ByWard Market

One of the most well-known markets in Ottawa, and maybe even the province. It’s Canada’s oldest and largest market for anything; whether it’s produce, art or jewelry.

WHEN: May-November (food vendors), May-October (art and craft vendors), all week from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. (food vendors), 9 a.m.-9 p.m. (art and craft vendors).


Jean-Talon Market

One of the city’s oldest markets, being around since 1933! It is a Montreal staple for fresh produce, meat and baked goods!

WHEN: Every Monday-Wednesday and Saturday from 7 a.m.-6 p.m. , Thursday/Friday 7 a.m.- 8 p.m., and Sunday from 7 a.m.-5 p.m.

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