Mark your Calendars for Shop, Wine, Dine on Thursday, June 16th from 5pm to 9pm.
This new event will feature dozens of businesses offering special menu selections, sidewalk sales and assorted services along the street.
Participating businesses will be open between Eglinton and Davisville Avenues. Special offerings will include free jewellery cleaning and inspection at Saati Fine Jewellery, special merchandise for sale and hand massages at Healthwinds Spa, flower give-aways at Periwinkle Flowers, and much more!
Music will be varied along the street with 6 bands, trios and quartets. See below for more detail.
Enjoy great music along the street!
On Saturday, December 3, Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, their elves and more will be on hand to celebrate the Mount Pleasant Village Christmas Fair. The day will be filled with fun activities put on by the BIA, as well as in-store promotions. New for this year will be a scavenger hunt! Event details are subject to change, so check back again closer to the event.
Scavenger Hunt (10am - 5pm) - Think you know the shops of Mount Pleasant Village? Find out by answering questions about our shops and our community. In addition to answering questions, you may also earn points throughout the day by luck, or by completing various tasks. Points may be awarded to participants wearing red. See below for tips, rules and details.
Ride on the Royal Express Train (11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm) - We'll have a little trackless train to take your kids away... and back. This train will circle around a few blocks in the neighbourhood.
Gigantic Snow Globe Photos (11am - 3pm) - Come and get inside a giant life sized snow globe. Bring your smartphone and we'll take your picture for you. 522 Mount Pleasant.
Strolling Carollers - Join in!
Face Painting (10am, 12pm, 2pm) - Face Painting out front of the Belsize at 535 Mount Pleasant.
The Nutcracker and The Grinch may be found strolling the streets. Say hi.
Photos with Santa (11am - 3pm) - Come get your photo taken with Santa at the parking lot at 733 Mount Pleasant.
Tree Decorating and Lighting (10am - 4pm) - Daily Apple and Mount Pleasant Road Baptist Church will lead a tree decoration activity at the church.
Winterfest at The Briton House - Activities will include a raffle, bake sale, jam sale, book sale, knitting sale, a Toonie Treasure Table, Internation Gift Boutique, several local merchant tables, piano entertainment, cookies, cider and more! All proceed go towards Alzheimer's Research. Click here for more detail.
Hot Cocoa and Free Lip Balm at Moksa Day Spa (320 Millwood at Mount Pleasant Rd.)
Free Jewellery Cleaning and Inspection at Saati Fine Jewellery (512 Mount Pleasant Rd.)
Christmas Stories with Mrs. Claus (2pm) - Come to Mabel's Fables (662 Mount Pleasant Rd.) early for a good seat as Mrs. Claus will be reading some of her favourite Christmas Stories.
Pottery Show and Sale at Pleasant Pottery (566 Mount Pleasant Rd.). Click here for more detail.
Thank you to the following businesses for donating prizes to the Scavenger Hunt:
The Merchants of Mount Pleasant Village are thrilled to present the 7th annual Harvest Fair taking place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, September 24th on Mount Pleasant Road between Eglinton and Davisville Avenue.
This family-friendly event will see the return of Harvest Fair activities like the Pumpkin Carving contest, crowd favourites like the Apple Pie eating contest, and of course, kids favourites like the petting zoo and arts and crafts stations. In addition to the returning activations, the Mount Pleasant Village BIA will also have at least 5 live bands along the street as well as a few local artists displaying their work. Please note that you may be photographed at this event, and photos may be published to our website and various social media streams.
Confirmed Event Activities include, but are not limited to:
Confirmed bands include:
This event is made possible with the kind support of the following sponsors:
Enter the contest at Facebook.com/MountPleasantVillage
Meridian Credit Union Frozen Treats
Community banking just got sweeter! Sweet treats and yummy eats are on the menu. Save-up your taste buds and stop by for a complimentary ice cream or popsicle! *limited quantities available.
Sip & Shine Jewellery Cleaning at Saati Fine Jewellery
Jewellery needs to look its best at all times! If your jewellery simply needs a bit of attention to bring back its shine, stop by Saati Fine Jewellery. We will demonstrate how to keep it shining and radiant while you sip on a glass of complimentary glass wine.
Spring Risotto and Arancini Workshop at The Chef Upstairs
The only thing better than homemade risotto is a decadent fried ball of homemade risotto – arancini!! Named after the orange they resemble in shape, this Sicilian street food staple is a perfect snack or appetizer. Stop by The Chef Upstairs for a taste and learn the ins and outs of both of these Italian specialities.
Getting your Courage on to paint - Anything! at Wildbird
Get your Courage on to paint anything at Wild Bird. Drop by for an exciting evening painting with our new Fusion Mineral Paint. We’ll show you the basics of using this paint and a few techniques that will teach you how to transform any project. We will have a table outside (weather permitting). Drop by and play! *Guests will receive a 10% discount off all fusion mineral paints.
Handcrafted Beer Tour at The Granite Brewery
Join fellow beer lovers and experience an award-winning hand-crafted Beer Tour. Our wide variety of draught and real ales are sure to please any palate.
*Attendees of the tour will receive complimentary beer sampling.
Uptown Chiropractic - 645 Mount Pleasant - Refreshments and posture checks.
The Flaky Tart - 711 Mount Pleasant - Fresh treats and goodies
Marigold Restaurant - 552 Mount Pleasant - Special Dinner for two for $49.95 (plus taxes & gratuity)
Sheridan Skin Studio - 514 Mount Pleasant - Free hand exfoliations, samples and a draw for a free facial
Little White Sneakers - 597 Mount Pleasant - Face Painting and Sidewalk Sale
Suetables - 598 Mount Pleasant - Sidewalk Sale and drinks (non alcoholic) in-store
CircuitFit - 542 Mount Pleasant - Free 30 minute personal training sessions between 5:30pm and 6:15pm