Winter events happening all month long at the Market

Market Square in St. Catharines is the place to be for holiday shopping and events this season. Community and Market Coordinator Deanna Chakarova says that in addition to the annual Winter at the Market event happening on Wednesday evenings, a holiday discovery table and winter selfie booth have been added on Saturdays. Winter at the Market will run for three weeks on Wednesdays in December from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. starting on Dec. 6 while the regular market will see the holiday discovery table with free take-home activities for kids and the winter selfie booth from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday. Shoppers will be able to choose from a selection of fine preserves and local wines, as well as handmade items such as toys, games, jewelry, home decor, beauty products and more, all while supporting the local community. Over 60 vendors will be selling their wares at the Winter at the Market event on Wednesday nights. Find a full list at St. Catharines Farmers Market runs on Thursdays from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. until Dec. 30. The market welcomes visitors on Saturdays all year long but will be temporarily closed on Thursdays for the month of January, reopening on Feb.1, 2024. Find more information at