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Arnprior Market

We are so excited to start another season of the Arnprior Market. Our lovely market is held in the heart of downtown Arnprior every Sunday from the May long weekend until the last weekend of September. Taste of the Valley will be held October 6th this year. Check back often too see which vendors will be joining us this season and we hope to see you out at the opening day on May 19th!

Click Here for Information on being a Vendor or Busking

2019 Seasonal Vendors 

Arnprior & District Humane Society

Animal shelter for cats and dogs selling assorted handcrafts and baked goods for fundraising.

Artprior

Things with Faces  | Serendipity Shop | Magpie Mementos

Close knit friends passionate about quality handmade products. Jewelry, crochet, knit, bath bombs, soaps and hand sewn items.

Black Walnut Worxx

Local nature photography mounted on canvas and card stock. Black walnut/birch necklaces.

Blair’s Maple Products

Beautiful, tasty 2019 maple syrup crop from my trees to your table, we take great pride in bringing you the best possible product. Maple syrup, maple butter, maple candy, maple sugar.

Capener Creations

We are a small business that makes artisan soup mixes, bbq rubs, dips and desserts. We also do select baking and make geeky crafts (etched glass, magnets, coasters).

Chidomar Gardens & Tasty Treats

A large variety of jams/jellies/pickles/relishes/salsa/ect. along with some fresh fruits and vegetables.

Chrissy’s Creations

Hand made knitting and felting items.

Corad Farms

Nestled in the heart of the Pakenham community for the last 50+ years, the Hunt family of Corad Farms has been naturally raising purebred Limousin cattle. We pride ourselves on providing our cattle with a natural environment, rolling acres of grassy pastures to graze in the summer months, and lots of room to roam a little closer to the barn during the winter. We provide them with our own top-quality choice hay, silage, minerals and salt licks over the winter months for an extra boost. Ethical farming practises are a top priority! Our beef is free of any artificial hormones or steroids and is always antibiotic free. For additional information and to contact us, please visit our website. 

Dog House Grill

Selling freshly made hotdogs, hamburgers, refreshments and snacks!

doTerra

Essential Oils

Emerald Associates

Self-improvement products.

Grandma Garrett’s Kitchen

Homemade baked goods. Squares, pies and cakes.

Kings Creek Garlic Farm

Fresh garlic in season (reg and black), pickles (garlic), everything garlic: powders, jellies, garlic chips, and garlic butter tarts.

Kneebone Kids

Personalized goods, toys and games.

Limestone Acres Farm

Small farm from Kinburn, ON growing local produce, raising hens and ducks for eggs, harvesting honey from our own hives. Seasonal produce, herbs, flowers, honey and preserves. Beeswax candles, candle holders, bird feeders, waxed food wraps and garden decor.

Long Lane Farms

Family run farm specializing in naturally grown fruits and vegetables and naturally raised meat. Selling fruits, vegetables, preserves, meat (beef/pork, chicken when available) and snark coffee.

Lytle’s Organic Vegetables

Organic fruit and vegetables and spring starter plants.

Our Farms

Selling a variety of fresh vegetables and meat product like lamb.

Sweetlegs

A wide variety of fun, colourful leggings for any size.

Sue’s Stitchery

A home-based business making Raggedy Anne dolls, hand smocked gowns, knitted/beaded bags, crocheted blankets and scarves.

Unwind Crochet

A variety of handmade crocheted items.

Valley Girl Creations

Handmade items, macrame, custom leggings, artwork and home decor.

Become a Market Vendor or Busker 

We are so excited to start another season of the Arnprior Market. Our lovely market is held in the heart of downtown Arnprior every Sunday from the May long weekend until the last weekend of September. We close John Street to car traffic and bring in over 30 vendors to set up along the roadway.

Some Market Facts:

  • 400-600 people attend the market on average every week.
  • The highest attended market in 2018 saw 819 visits.
  • Vendors at the 2018 Arnprior Market brought in an estimated $88,500 in revenue in total.
  • The market is advertised: in the newspaper, on the Town’s website, app, social media, roadside signs and at other Town events.

Vendors

Market Season: Sunday, May 19th – Sunday, September 29th. 9 am – 2 pm
Taste of the Valley will be held October 6th this year and you will register for it separately.

Costs:

  • Seasonal: $50 with your own Insurance*, $175 with Facility User Insurance purchased through the Town.
  • Daily: $15 with your own Insurance*, $40 with Facility User Insurance purchased through the Town.
  • Community Booth: Free to not-for-profit organizations once a season, no insurance required. Tent, table and chairs are provided if needed.
  • Youth Booth: Free for youth under the age of 18, a guardian must accompany anyone under the age of 13. Tent, table and chairs are provided if needed.

Market Vendor Application 2019

Market Power Request Form

2019 Market Layout 

Vendors Must Sumit:

  • a completed application form
  • payment
  • a copy of a government issued id (driver license ect.)
  • *All vendors must provide proof of General Liability Insurance, and name the Town as an additional insured. If a vendor does not currently have insurance they can purchase Facility User Insurance through the Town at a cost of $25/day or $125/season. If you have your own you must provide us with a copy with your application.
  • Any vendor selling consumable items must receive health unit approval prior to participating in the market. The Renfrew County Health Unity Special Event Food Vendor Application can be found here.
  • Top 3 booth location options. Booth selections will be assigned on a first come, first served basis so we ask that you please submit at minimum your top 3 choices in order for booth location when you e-mail or drop off your completed form and payment. We will do our best to accommodate everyone’s selection and keep your location relatively the same every week however there are no guarantees and we do sometimes need to move locations for logistics and attendance. Particularly the end spaces are often needed logistically for vendor and power specifications. Vendors are set up in the parking spaced along John Street. There are 2 vendors per parking space, please ensure your display/tent fit within the 10 x 10 requirements or that you are purchasing additional space to accommodate your set-up.

For a full list of Market Vendor License criteria and specification please see schedule VI in the Town’s Licensing By-Law

For more information please contact the Market Coordinator Lindsay Wilson at lwilson@arnprior.ca

Buskers

We welcome all types of performers and musicians to perform at the Arnprior Market. Please note however that there is no access to electricity.

Due to the small size of the market space, we ask that you please e-mail jbarrie@arnprior.ca by 9 am on the Friday prior to the market you wish to attend at the latest with information on what you do and what Sunday’s you would like to attend so that we can assure we have space.