Wednesday Market in St. George's Square

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The Downtown Guelph Business Association (DGBA) is pleased to announce the return of the Wednesday Market to St Georges Square. Now in it’s 6th year, the Wednesday Market will run every week from May 30th to August 22nd. Market hours are 11.30am – 5.30pm, rain or shine.  

This Years vendors:


Big Jerk Caribbean Catering and Baker

Since 1983, we've been bringing you the best in Caribbean cuisine. Both local and visiting customers and critics alike enjoy our Jerk Chicken and curry.

Canadian Blood Services

May 30, June 27, July 25, Aug 29

Learn more about donating blood and book your appointement right on the spot.

"It takes about an hour to make a whole blood donation - from the moment you walk through the clinic door, to the moment one of our volunteers shows you the way out. The blood you give will be used within days to help give someone life. Every donation counts."


Canadian Cancer Society Waterloo Wellington

The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. The Waterloo-Wellington office is organizing the “Mudmoiselle 5K Mud Run” again this year in Guelph, in support of fighting against cancer. We would love to spread the word, provide information and answer any questions for the Guelph community by setting up at the Wednesday market! 


Colwell Watch Company

Stylish, trendy & luxury looking watches and sunglasses at affordable prices.


Business Centre Guelph Wellington Summer Company program: Coming July 2018


Guelph Rotary - Got Duck Campaign

May 30th - TorchLight

June 6th - TorchLight

June 20th – Children’s Foundation

June 13th - Hopewell

June 27th – Hopewell

You could win a "$5000 Downtown Guelph Shopping Spree and Prize Package." On July 1st for the past 28 years, the Rotary Club of Guelph-Wellington ducks have floated down the might Speed River. A community highlight that celebrates our great country and raises money for local charities. The 2017 the Rotary Day Celebrations saw a great success rasing over $35,000 for local charities. Come meet this years Charities and enter a chance to win this amazing prize!


Guildcraft Pillow & Duvet Company

Since 1982, Guildcraft, located on Wilson Street, has provided customers with the best in duvets, pillows, featherbeds and beautiful unique linens to make their sleep perfect. All of our duvets are handcrafted from the finest quality materials and backed by our 20 year guarantee. 


Laza Food & Beverage

Laza Food and Beverage are the creators of Guelph's favourite Hibiscus Tea Blends. These nutritious and refreshing beverages are served cold and warm all season long. Don't miss out on the natural, no sugar added popsicles for sale as well! 


Norfolk Chiropractic Wellness Centre

Every 1st Wednesday of the month.

Norfolk Wellness is a multi-discipline natural health care clinic including Chiropractic, Registered Massage Therapy, Acupuncture, Naturopathic Care, Laser Therapy and Shockwave Therapy in downtown Guelph Ontario.


Middle O Nowhere Farms

A large variety of locally sourced goods, including: unprocessed produce, coconut oil, hemp products, meat birds (frozen chicken & duck), duck eggs and more.


Miss Kitty Facepainting & Entertainment

Come experience Miss Kitty's intricate detailed Henna and facepainting. You can also book her for facepainting, henna, balloon twisting, button making parties, craft tables, and more for festivals, corporate events and parties. 

Spiritual Readings

Attending selected weeks. 

Experience spiritual palm reading, tarot cards, crystals and books.



Interested in being a Vendor?

We are seeking merchants to sell local and organic produce, fresh baked goods, gluten free items, as well as handmade crafts and clothing.  The cost is $16 per week for seasonal vendors, and $250 for the entire 15 weeks for full term vendors.

With 10,000 FB, 12,500 Twitter and close to 5,000 Instagram followers the DGBA will run an extensive social media campaign leading up to and throughout the market season.  The Wednesday Market aims to attract workers on their lunch breaks to try new tastes and browse unique goods, as well as customers needing to stock up mid-week on fresh goods.

Interested ?  Please read through the rules and regulations relevant to your product (seasonal or full term) and send into [email protected] or visit our office at 42 Wyndham Street N Suite 202. 

Seasonal Vendor
(a seasonal vendor is a market vendor who cannot commit to the full 15 weeks of the Wednesday Market due to product or produce availability)

1. Seasonal Vendor Rules & Regulations
2. Seasonal Vendor Application

Full Term Vendor
(a full term vendor is a market vendor whose product is available for the full 15 weeks of the Wednesday Market). 

1. Full Term Vendor Rules & Regulations
2. Full Term Vendor Application

(Successful applicants will be required to complete a DGBA Vendor Contract, provide a valid insurance certificate, and a Public Health Farmer’s Market Application). 

Please email Meg at [email protected] if you have any questions.

Canadian Cab Ltd.

88 Macdonell Street • 519-824-3110

Our office is located just up from the Greyhound station and next to Tony's Billiards. Our cabs can be spotted around the city - we're the green and black ones!

Visit our website at

We are open 24/7. Calls are answered in the order they come in, so stay on the line, we'll get to you.


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