Fort York is looking for vendors for our annual Frost Fair Christmas Market! We are looking for vendors selling jewellery, Christmas ornaments, soap, candles, tea, cards, etc. There is no vendor fee. A very limited number of tables are available, and we encourage you to bring your own. For more information, please email Alice Flahive at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frost Fair: Christmas Market Past & Present
December 5 & 6, 10 am – 4 pm
Fort York National Historic Site
250 Fort York Blvd.
It's time to celebrate Frost Fair at Fort York!Stroll through the historic 1812 buildings of Fort York, where merchants will be selling their heritage inspired reproductions, regency fashions and holiday greenery. Experience military demonstrations, children's drill workshops, games and crafts. Enjoy heritage cuisine, try on historic costumes and print a Frost Fair souvenir on the Mackenzie House proof press. Visit with the Fort York Volunteer Historic Cooks in the Officer's Mess Kitchen as they prepare late 18th and early 19th century recipes.In the new Visitor Centre, shop for unique Christmas gifts for friends and family from local artisans and Etsy sellers. Visit a Sugar Plum demonstration and talk by the Culinary Historians of Canada, sample historic negus ice and ginger ice cream during your visit. Savour gourmet pretzels, handmade shortbread, heritage chocolate and more. Enjoy dance performances and Christmas carolers all weekend long.Regular admission applies.