The Past & The Future
The word psychic is heavy with many connotations. On the Internet, Google’s definition of a psychic as, “Elating to or denoting faculties or phenomena that are apparently inexplicable by natural laws, especially involving telepathy or clairvoyance” At Pickering Markets, we have a long time resident psychic that has been at the market for many years. […]
One of Toronto’s Best!
Pickering Markets has recently been listed as one of the best Toronto Flea Market’s by the Toronto Guardian! We are so excited and happy to see that people love the market as much as we do! As our marketplace continues to evolve from a traditional flea market to more of an open concept marketplace, we […]
The warm sounds from a vintage stereo
Ed Lethbridge has been in the audio industry since the 1970’s. If you ask him, audio equipment and a good quality sound system is really his first love. Every weekend you will find Ed Lethbridge standing in front of his booths at G-1305 & G-1405, talking to his customers about music and everything to do […]
Pickering Markets 2017 Look Book!
We are so excited to finally announce our Pickering Markets 2017 Look Book! We have created a total of TEN looks that are directly from our very own marketplace! Take a closer look at our photos and in the top corner, you will see information on where to find your favorite items and the prices! […]
Fashion at The Marketplace
The Pickering Markets is the only multi-cultural marketplace in the heart of Pickering, Ontario. Within our four walls, there is something magical that happens every weekend; people from all over Ontario come together and create a vibrant bustling marketplace. With over 500 vendors in our large building, it can seem easy to get lost or […]
If you are a regular at Pickering Markets then it’s hard not to notice Corrine Carpenter. Corrine Carpenter is a full time hairstylist during the weekdays and owner of Beauty Kweenz, booth 2309, on weekends. In fact, Corrine was recently the lead hair stylist for Pickering Markets very first fashion shoot. While juggling a hair […]
Continental Salt “N” Peppers – North Indian Cuisine
Continental Salt “N” Peppers is a delicious food vendor in Pickering Markets that opened in 2011, specializing in Northern Indian food. The owners, Riaz and Sheeba Ahmed, decided to open the eatery and catering business after learning that Pickering Markets did not offer any halal options at the time. With a large and growing number […]
Perfumania is the right scent!
It may seem to some people that perfume and cologne is a luxury item, but to the Jiwani family, that is simply not the case. It is a necessity. Jim Jiwani is the current owner and face of Perfumania, but the person who started it all was Jim’s father. Living in Scarborough at the time, […]
Good vibes at Swaraksha
In Pickering Markets, right at the beginning of aisle D is a store called Swaraksha; a booth that is filled with positive energy, incense, essential oils and a warm and welcoming enthusiastic store owner, Sharmila! Swaraksha started 13 years ago and was born out of a small necessity. Sharmila and Vijai Maharaj were newlyweds at […]
Mario’s First Aid Zone
Mario’s First Aid Zone is in aisle L, booth 2300, located right across from the information booth. It’s pretty hard not to notice the charming and charismatic owner, Mario of Mario’s First Aid Zone. Not only is Mario the social butterfly of the main aisle, but he is an encyclopedia of knowledge when it comes […]
While, The Market, is a relatively new business that opened here at Pickering Markets, Joseph, the owner is a seasoned professional in all things related to produce. The Market opened in October of this year and made quite the impression on our customers and fellow vendors. Every weekend, at the Farmers Market entrance, customers walk […]
Pickering Markets is now a WI-FI Zone! Now it is even easier to connect with us while you shop! Be sure to connect with us through Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter Pickering Markets is not your typical Flea Market; we are the largest multicultural indoor marketplace in Ontario!
Welcome to Pickering Markets – More Than Just Shopping
Mary reflects back on her time at the Pickering Markets. Take a seat and watch our ending of the little web series “Welcome to Pickering Markets” Pickering Markets is not your typical Flea Market; we are the largest multicultural indoor marketplace in Ontario!
Welcome to Pickering Markets: Family History
Pickering Markets is a very interesting place, a vibrant multicultural community hub that has retail and food vendors. Upon entering, it can feel different than the average marketplace, it’s more like a bustling hub, every store has their own unique identity and products. A variety of cultural clothing and items are offered, including delicious food […]
Welcome To Pickering Markets: Spa Day!
On this episode of Welcome to Pickering Markets, it’s all about the R&R – relaxation and rest, and after all the holiday hustle and bustle, who doesn’t love some good old fashion relaxation? Mary is at Pickering Markets looking for spa products to bring home and have a fun afternoon of treating herself! Looking for […]
Welcome to Pickering Markets: Jungle Heat Imports
A self-proclaimed hot sauce lover, this week Mary decides to visit Jungle Heat Imports at Pickering Markets. Penny and Edmund, owners of Jungle Heat, welcome her and teach her a few important things to know about the spicy hot sauce world, like different peppers, the Scoville Scale and just how many preservatives there are in […]