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Taste, learn, shop and love at the Canada 150 Earth Market

Sep 20, 2017

Stop by Mississauga’s special Canada 150 Earth Market – the City’s biggest outdoor event emceed by Poet Laureate Wali Shah. This free event will feature environmental vendors, family friendly activities, local food, live music and more!

What: Canada 150 Earth Market

  • Local environmental exhibitors and vendors
  • Local food trucks
  • Family friendly activities such as face painting, a building blocks station and pop-up park
  • Lively percussion production by Rhythm Works
  • Country soul music performance by Mississauga’s emerging artist Jacelyn Holmes
  • Unveiling of Wali Shah's new climate change poem
  • Climate change themed escape room
  • Mississauga fire trucks, MiWay buses and Transit Enforcement cars onsite
  • Sunset screening of the winners from the Peel Secondary School climate change video challenge
  • Earth Market themed selfie wall
  • Hourly giveaways

Who:  
Official remarks from Ward 4 Councillor John Kovac and Director of Environment Michael Cleland. A land acknowledgement ceremony will be delivered by Tim McGregor from the Peel Aboriginal Network.

Date:
Saturday, September 23, 2017

Time:
Earth Market from 1 to 9 p.m.
Official remarks begin at 2 p.m.

Where:                                   
Mississauga Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive
Map

Photo Opportunity: 
Speakers and special guests will gather on the stage at 2:20 p.m.

Cost: Free

This Earth Market is presented by Meadowvale Town Centre/First Capital Realty Inc. and is a Bullfrog powered and zero-waste event.

For more Earth Market event details, visit mississauga.ca/earthmarket

To stay informed about Mississauga’s environmental conditions and ways to live green throughout the year, visit mississauga.ca/environment. Follow @MiLivingGreen on Twitter and @SaugaGreen on Facebook.


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