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May 10, 2019
St. Lawrence Market to give out free reusable shopping bags for Mother's Day weekend
St. Lawrence Market encourages residents and visitors to enjoy a spring weekend with mom at the market. In celebration of Mother's Day weekend, St. Lawrence Market will give out free reusable shopping bags to visitors.

Date: Saturday, May 11
Time: starting at 9 a.m. while supplies last
Location: Inside the front doors of the South (main) Market at 91-95 Front St. E.

Media are invited to this weekend shopping initiative and a City spokesperson will be on site to speak about St. Lawrence Market's events and activities for the weekend, as well as spring in-season products.

Further information is available at

St. Lawrence Market is a renowned international food market featuring 120 merchants, vendors and farmers, offering the freshest produce, meats and specialty items. Serving residents of Toronto and international visitors since 1803, the market is regularly recognized as one of Toronto's most popular destinations, and was ranked the number one food market in the world by National Geographic. The St. Lawrence Market Complex comprises St. Lawrence Hall, the South Market and the North Market – now in its temporary home at 125 The Esplanade. For information about the St. Lawrence Market Complex, visit, or follow us on Facebook at, on Twitter at or on Instagram

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Samantha Wiles
St. Lawrence Market Complex



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