Undeterred by yesterday's forecast rain, a lively throng turned out for the opening ceremonies on the first day of the 2012 Saturday Farmers Market, the unofficial start of Port Credit's summertime festival season.
|Port Credit BIA Festival Trailer at Farmers Market|
|Councillor Jim Tovey Opening Ceremony Farmers Market|
|John Bozzo, La Villa Bakery stall Farmers Market|
|Coffee Cakes and Bread La Villa market stall Port Credit.|
See photos of produce and more from last year's market here (and a map). (I'd forgotten the Bollywood connection for last year's launch until I went to look up the post.) The market sets up in the city parking lot adjacent to the LCBO store.
|Bedding Plants at Farmers Market|
|Stavebank Florist Stall at Farmers Market|
|Taste the 4th Sense Jars of Mustard|
|Ellen Timms (microphone) Farmers Market Opening Ceremonies|
Come for lunch This Wednesday!
“Taste of Port Credit” Media Launch hosted by The PCBIA and Paint the Town Red Port Credit Community Association at the Port Credit Light House (105 Lakeshore Rd. W.)
Wednesday June 13, 2012, 11:00am – 1:00pm
Special Guest Celebrity Chef is Rob Rainford of the FoodNetwork Canada’s License to Grill
Food and refreshments will be provided by local restaurants.
Local chefs will be barbecuing on site.
- All events at the Mississauga Waterfront Festival are free this year; in previous years, tickets were sold for the main stage shows.
- Canada Day events are free, including the fireworks at 10:15 p.m. July 1, with a reminder that no private fireworks are allowed.
See www.portcredit.com/festivals-a-events for full list of events this summer in Port Credit.