A BUSY JUNE FOR THE LESLIEVILLE FLEA!

It's been a busy and amazing start to the summer and the Leslieville Flea markets -summer edition 2016. June 19th re-acquainted us with the Leslieville hood, beautiful Ashbridge estate and our vendors, new and returning.  June also introduced a special Speakeasy Leslieville Flea at the Distillery District.  Both had these in common..... COOL STUFF [caption id="attachment_6961" align="alignleft" width="180"] Tree stump table from She's Crafty[/caption] [caption id="attachment_6960" align="alignright" width="180"] Rare vinyl from Selector Records[/caption]               GREAT VENDORS [caption id="attachment_6975" align="aligncenter" width="180"] Recycled Threading[/caption] AND THE OCCASIONAL HI JINK ! [caption id="attachment_6963" align="aligncenter" width="180"]...

Special Speakeasy Leslieville Flea at the Distillery – June 25th

If you love history and the Leslieville Flea then mark Saturday, June 25th from 2 pm-9 pm in your calendar! The Leslieville Flea will be holding a special Speakeasy Flea at the historic Distillery District as part of Toronto's TD Jazz festival. Stroll the Distillery District’s streets with a prohibition-inspired Gin Fizz or Mint Julip in your hand, listen to live music and browse 50 fabulous vendors of vintage and handmade goods, brought to you by yours truly, the Leslieville Flea.             Here are just a few of the vendors you will find; Selector Records, L & A Vintage, Breathless Vintage and Body Soup for the Soul. See you there, Saturday, June 25th from 2pm-9pm. Period costumes are encouraged for this event! See link below for maps and directions to the...

Fathers Day at the Leslieville Flea June 19th!

Sunday, June 19th is Fathers Day and the first Leslieville Flea for Summer 2016. To mark this important day we have lots of cool stuff for dad - and of course tons for everyone else too!  Open from 10am-5pm. Join an open air yoga practice courtesy of Tadpole Yoga,  check out  re-furbished bicycles from Afri-cycle, talk computers with a rep from BeachMac, chat with Helen Moore (a canine coach and holistic nutritionist), listen to live music, enjoy food from award winning food truck vendor feasTO and cool down with beer from Left Field Brewery. TADPOLE YOGA Tadpole Yoga was founded with the belief that every body can do yoga and that we are all in a constant state of metamorphosis, whether large scale or subtle.  Heather Coates, owner & teacher, has been offering a wide variety to sessions since 2011 to a diverse community which...

The Leslieville Flea Returns to Ashbridge Estate June 19th!

Now a summer staple, the first Leslieville Flea at Ashbridge Estate for Summer 2016 takes place June 19th from 10am-5pm!  It's therefore only fitting to introduce another summer staple:  Leslieville local Left Field Brewery who will be on hand to quench thirsts this summer at our summer markets! LEFT FIELD BREWERY Left Field Brewery's baseball-inspired brews draw on the rich tradition and history of the game. Case in point is Sunlight Park Belgian Saison, named for Toronto's first professional baseball stadium and home to Toronto's first professional baseball championship. Their Wrigley Oat Pale took home a Gold medal from the Canadian Brewing Awards this past weekend (North American Pale Ale category)! They are a family-owned and operated brewery with an obsession for high quality beer.  Their brewery has been a popular destination...