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St. Lawrence Market - placemaking and community programming in the heart of Old Town

Samantha Wiles

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

May 5, 2023




Arts and Culture, Food and Drink, Architecture and Urban Planning, History and Community


Learn about current programming at the St. Lawrence Market and the importance of Markets in placemaking.

The St. Lawrence Market has been at the heart of downtown Toronto since 1803. The Market continues to evolve with it's customers and be a focus point for placemaking and community programming.

Learn about the importance of markets in local food systems and how the North Market Redevelopment will continue to shape the neighbourhood.

Indoor stops, Family-friendly walk, Walk leader will use audio amplification.

Walk Start Location:

St. Lawrence Market main entrance at 91-95 Front Street East.

Walk End Location:

The Esplanade and Jarvis

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