Category: Town Square

Farmers’ Market moves outdoors May 21

Photo of farmers market outdoors with colour tents at each vendor's booth, and crowds of shoppers.

The Sorauren Farmers’ Market moves outdoors to the Sorauren Town Square on Victoria Day, May 21, from 3 to 7 p.m., and runs outdoors every Monday until October.

Want to know where your market food comes from? Check out this map showing vendor locations from across southern Ontario… we are so lucky to live in this fabulous agricultural belt.

The park will be bustling on Victoria Day with the Sorauren Sports season now under way… best to walk, ride or take transit to the park.

The Market has just celebrated its 10th anniversary. Every week, since 2008, the Sorauren Farmers’ Market has brought together residents of the Sorauren, Roncesvalles, High Park and Parkdale neighborhoods, offering the best that our local Ontario farmers and producers have to offer. The Market is produced by the West End Food Coop.

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Save the dates for outdoor movie season

Photo of large audience at Sorauren Park settling in to watch outdoor movie on inflatable screen

The Sorauren Park Outdoor Movie Season returns the fourth Saturday of every month June to September.

NEW! Pizza Dinners before the movies from the new Sorauren Park Pizza Oven, prepared by Pizzeria Defina.

All titles and times subject to change depending on licensing and permit details… visit our movie page for the 2018 plans.

Sign up for our newsletter or follow SoraurenPark on social media for movie and pizza dinner updates.

2018 Season Presented by:

Dundas West Animal Hospital

Master Mechanic High Park

Meridian Credit Union

Pizza Dinners Presented by Pizzeria Defina

Thanks for a great WaBASH Fall Festival

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It was a hot time in the park on Saturday Sept. 23! Thanks everyone who attended The WaBASH Fall Festival. The Kids Zone was packed, the Pup Show was a hit (and hoot), the bands were on fire, the pizza oven was on fire, the food was delicious, the evening perfect for outdoor movies.

Big thanks to all our volunteers who kept the event moving seamlessly. Thanks to our musicians and authors and food vendors. Here’s the full schedule of events and participants.

You can see more coverage and video on our Facebook page.

A special thanks to our amazing sponsors, whose support allows us to produce these free events for the community. Please show them your support.

 

WaBASH Fall Festival Sept. 23

Bring your family, friends and neighbours to the party in the park! The bash on Wabash!

The Friends of Sorauren Park and its partners present The WaBASH Fall Festival, Saturday, Sept. 23 from 4 – 10 p.m. at the park, 50 Wabash Avenue.

  • Great live music
  • Delicious food from local vendors including pizza from the park’s new community bake oven
  • Fun-filled Kids Zone including story telling with great local authors
  • Pup Show for dogs and their owners
  • Outdoor movies featuring classic Canadian shorts and the Oscar-nominated Fly Away Home… the final outdoor movies of the year.

Visit our WaBASH event web page for full event programming and updates. Follow SoraurenPark on social media, and subscribe to our newsletter.  Contact us to Volunteer or Sponsor.

Big thanks to Meridian Credit Union, our Presenting Sponsor, and all our amazing sponsors who support the park and make these events possible.

Family Day activities at Sorauren Park

Family Day poster February 20, 2017

You’re invited to the park on Family Day Monday for a campfire and special activities organized by the Friends of Sorauren Park and the Sorauren Farmers Market.

With the demise of the rink over the warm weekend, the focus will shift to the Town Square, with all-welcome drop-in ball hockey and the campfire, beginning at 1 p.m. Bring your sticks, we’ll set up the nets. Sound system courtesy Scooter Girl Toys.

The Farmers Market gets under way at 3 p.m., with special giant jenga, corn hole games and hot drinks. Fabulous market delicacies and prepared food will be available at the Market tables in the Sorauren Fieldhouse until 7 p.m.

See you at the park!