About the market
Parkdale Market is a publicly owned farmers market located in Hintonburg, on Parkdale Avenue. Open May to November, this neighbourhood staple offers up fresh, locally grown produce straight from the farmer’s fields.
For 95 years, Parkdale has been a vibrant, local market in Hintonburg. Offering seasonal produce, a playground, regular events and located close to the shops and restaurants of Wellington West. Housing 20 vendors, Parkdale Market offers an abundance of fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as flowers, plants and shrubs.
Parkdale Market, along with the ByWard Market, is operated by Marchés d’Ottawa Markets, a not-for-profit, municipal services corporation. Making Parkdale and ByWard the only publicly owned markets in Ottawa.
Hours of operation
Parkdale Market is open seven days a week from May until November. The vendors are typically on site between 9am and 5pm. If the weather is nice, dawn till dusk, would be fairly safe rule to follow. Vendors change regularly, and different products come in with the changing season, so it’s always worth paying a visit to see what’s new.
Events in and around the market
Capital Pop-Up Cinema
Free movie screenings in Parkdale Park. All shows are set to begin at sundown, weather permitting. Arrive early to get the best spots, and bring a lawn chair!
June 21st – The Sandlot July 20th – Napoleon Dynamite August 23rd – Best in Show
October 5th – Fantastic Mr. Fox
Yoga in The Park
Every Saturday morning from July 5th until August 31st, you’ll find free yoga classes in Parkdale Park. Join expert instructors from PranaShanti Yoga Centre for these all ages and all skill level classes, starting at 9:45am and running until 10:45am. Just bring your own yoga mat or beach towel. Plus, the class will happen rain or shine!