Become a Vendor

Become a Vendor

We are now open for vendor applications to our 2024 Garlic Festival

Our Festival organizers are always open to new vendor applications. Our focus is on garlic growers and those producing garlic related products, however, we also welcome applications from vendors of local field and farm produce, specialty foods, beverages, and crafts. If you feel you have a product that would be a good fit at our festival and would like more information please read our 'vendor information' page at the link below.

When you have read the vendor information page, and you wish to apply, you can proceed to create an account through the 'sign up now' link on the application page. Once you have created an account you will be able to sign-in, fill out and submit the application form. You will be contacted by our vendor chair within one week of receipt of your application.

A reduced introductory booth fee applies to first time vendors at the Festival. See the 'vendor information' page for booth fees.

Vendors of foods, wine, beer, cider, and spirits may be interested in participating in our Tastings and Pairings Sessions. Information on these sessions can be found in the 'activities'/ 'Tastings and Pairings' section.

2024 Vendors - check back as we add more vendors

3 Cats Pottery

Small batch hand-made and wheel-thrown pottery. Inspiration drawn from nature and the recesses of my mind. Offering a selection of accessibility focused pieces (double-handle, moustache mugs, lower volume, lighter weight mugs).

Blanbrook Bison Farm

Bison Meat - frozen garlic and plain sausage, steaks, ground, burgers, roasts, brisket, liver, soup bones and stew. Also avaible, bison pepperettes, salami and jerky

Sebringville Garden Centre

Sebringville Garden Center was founded in 1959 as the first garden centre in the surrounding area. Changing hands four times along the 60+ years it has been in operation, the Sebringville Garden Centre has been a mainstay in the Sebringville area providing quality plants and friendly, small-town service.

Hessenland Inn / Schatz Winery

A well curated portfolio consisting of vinifera varieties and cool climate varieties
Frontenac Blanc
Frontenac Gris
La Crescent
Marquette
Petite Pearl
Riesling

Making Scents of Soy

Offering hand poured soy candles since 2010 with over 100 scents available. Clean burning and safe, the 16 oz soy candles will last 90-100 hours, and they are made from sustainably sourced materials.

NATURE LION INC

Proudly Canadian, we strive to put mushrooms into the hands of the people. From mushroom-growing kits to coffee - we've got your mushroom needs covered.
Find our booth and check out the mushrooms growing! It's easy to grow them at home and we'd be happy to teach you all about it.
Not only that, but the many benefits these wonderful creatures can bring into your life.

Brant County Garlic Company Inc

Our family has been producing and processing garlic product for 46 years. We offer 4 Varieties. We are here to help with the promotion of Garlic Production in Canada by Small Gardeners to Large Growers. Along with Our Fresh Premium Gourmet Garlic for Table Stock or Garlic Planting Stock from a few Cloves to thousands pounds shipped across Canada. Our Go- Garlic is Dehydrated Slices and is Great when you are out of Fresh Garlic. For the last few years we offer Fermented Black Garlic .Check it out.

Great Lakes Goat Dairy

We are a small group of farmers that work together to make our delicious goat cheese.

Ye Olde Fudge Pot

Ye Olde Fudge Pot makes our fudge the olde fashioned way, using real cream, butter and natural flavours cooked in traditional copper kettles. Hot fudge is poured over marble slabs, then cured in wooden troughs. Our fudge is prepared fresh with no preservatives in our proven technique for a delicious and fresh product.
Ye Olde Fudge Pot started as a family business in 1976, and continues today with a new family since 2016.

Food 4 LIfe Market Garden

Food 4 Life is a small family farm that practices regenerative organic farming to grow nutritious, delicious, and healthy garlic. We are Regenerative Organic Certified™ and Certified Organic by ECOCERT® CANADA. Our prime focus is the soil, as it sustains human health & is kind to nature's environment.

Deep Purple Lavender Farm

 

Millbank Cheese and Butter

Established in 1908, Millbank Cheese is still made with all-Canadian Milk, a lot of which is sourced from local farms in Perth County, Oxford County and Waterloo Region.
All our cheese is aged naturally without the use of chemical enhancements to speed along the aging process.
Our cheese is made to our specifications in quality which are of the highest standards in the industry. We guarantee you're going to love it!

Weathered Rock Farm

 

Garlic King (GK Garlic Inc.)

Garlic King has been hand crafting their garlic spread in small batches for 14 years.
Located in New Hamburg, we staff booths at St. Jacobs Farmers market and distribute our product with vendors at many other markets and retail stores.
A soya based spread with local garlic and over 30 herbs and spices. So versatile, you will want to use it on everything.

Sexi Lexi’s Peppers and Sauce

Artisanal, small-batch hot sauce made with local, sustainably grown produce.

Braemar Hills Farm

We specialize in growing organic garlic, onions, shallots, and peppers. We also create a line of dehydrated and infused products including garlic infused olive oil, hot honey, sea salt, and dip mixes. We have been providing fresh organically grown garlic and produce from our 5 acre farm outside of Embro since 2007.

Troyer's Spices

Discover a world of aromatic wonders in our spice store, where we meticulously source and hand-select the finest spices from around the globe. With our commitment to quality, you'll experience the freshest flavors that elevate your culinary creations to new heights. From everyday essentials to exotic blends, our extensive collection caters to both adventurous food enthusiasts and seasoned chefs alike. Unleash your inner chef with Troyer's Spices and unlock a world of taste sensations that will delight your palate.

Munro Honey and Meadery

We're proud to be among Ontario's foremost producers of pure Canadian honey. With over a century of expertise, our honey house is dedicated to crafting top-tier bee products, from our renowned 100% pure honey to our award-winning mead.

Aunt Beth's

Beth Havers AKA Aunt Beth got her start baking as a child with her father but it was the unique circumstances of 2020 that gave rise to Aunt Beth's Whisky Inspired treats. With over 20 years of experience in the spirits Beth is internationally recognized as being a trailblazer in her field.

Whisky is delicious but is often considered intimidating. Beth has always strived to find ways to break down the barriers and make whisky approachable and fun and what's more fun than treats! We have worked with some of the most beloved distilleries to create fantastically delicious recipes that you are bound to love. One bite and you will be hooked!

Taya

Fashion accessories, footware and clothing for today's modern woman.

81 Petals

I grow 1300-1500 dahlias at my Listowel area flower farm, as well as an arrangement of other flowers. September is prime time for them to be blooming! I love to create flower bars for people to enjoy these beautiful, locally grown flowers!

Stonetown Artisan Cheese

The taste of the Swiss Alps from our farm to your table!
Stonetown Artisan Cheese is an on-farm cheese plant located in St. Marys, Ontario. Our award winning hand crafted alpine style cheese is made with fresh whole cow's milk from our family farm. In order to obtain a great taste, the milk is unpasteurized and has no additives. This ensures that the cheese is pure and natural. The cheese making process is very similar to how cheese has been made for centuries in the mountain dairies in the Swiss Alps.

Past Vendors

Two Birds One Stone

We are a small, woman owned business bringing local flavour to your kitchen with ease. The main ingredients for our unique products are grown using regenerative methods on Heather's family farm. With 50 different varieties of heritage garlic, our hot sauces, seasonings and preserves offer delicious ideas for every table.

3 Cats Pottery

Small batch hand-made and wheel-thrown pottery. Inspiration drawn from nature and the recesses of my mind.

Pure Music Garlic by Boars Rock Farm

Boars Rock Farm and Pure Music Garlic are a family run business that produces certified organic (Ecocert) garlic and garlic scapes.
Our wide range of gourmet, dehydrated garlic products and powdered blends are processed and packaged right here at Boars Rock Farm, as well as some of the best Black Garlic Canada has to offer. We are gluten free, preservative free, sodium free and celiac friendly. Please come for a tour and visit our farm store.

Blanbrook Bison Farm

Bison Meat - frozen garlic and plain sausage, steaks, ground, burgers, roasts, liver, soup bones and stew. Also avaible, bison pepperettes, salami and jerky

Sebringville Garden Centre

Sebringville Garden Center was founded in 1959 as the first garden centre in the surrounding area. Changing hands four times along the 60+ years it has been in operation, the Sebringville Garden Centre has been a mainstay in the Sebringville area providing quality plants and friendly, small-town service.

Hessenland Inn / Schatz Winery

A well curated portfolio consisting of vinifera varieties and cool climate varieties
Frontenac Blanc
Frontenac Gris
La Crescent
Marquette
Petite Pearl
Riesling

Samsara Fields Organics

Samsara Fields Organics is a 45 acre organic farm (with 10 acres of garlic) dedicated to cultivating heirloom produce. As well as growing diverse crops, we process our vegetables to create healthy and nutritious preserves including fermented, freeze dried, dried, canned and pressurised. We have been a part of the Stratford Garlic Festival since 2013.

Huckleberry Hives

From the bees to you, with love. Huckleberry Hives is a small woman-owned and operated bee farm near the Ellice Swamp, producing delicious raw honey and hive products including a unique Woodland collection of beeswax candles molded from natural items such as burr oak branches.

Mr Bamboo Plus

Canadian made bamboo pillows and sheet sets and KD Cleaning cloths

NATURE LION INC

Proudly Canadian, we strive to put mushrooms into the hands of the people. From mushroom-growing kits to coffee - we've got your mushroom needs covered.
Find our booth and check out the mushrooms growing! It's easy to grow them at home and we'd be happy to teach you all about it.
Not only that, but the many benefits these wonderful creatures can bring into your life.

Dancing Pig Farms

Dancing Pig Farms is located in Walsingham, Norfolk County, Ontario.
We grow non-GMO, pesticide-free garlic, vegetables, fruits, herbs, flowers, nuts, and grains using organic seed and practices. We also produce eggs from our free-range ducks and chickens which we feed organic soy-free grain.

Koopeh Designs Inc.

We will be demonstrating some Garlic Chopping and Garlic Peeling items that Evan Ruz created. Chop up your veggies in no time with our easy to use and easy to clean Garlic Chopper. Chops up your garlic, ginger, carrots and even radishes, multiple consistencies! When you are done, just push the button to rise all the veggies to the surface and scrape off into your pan. No digging like a garlic press..... Easy!

Cindrea Brooke Jewellery

Sterling silver jewellery set with semi-precious stones and fresh water pearls.

Brant County Garlic Company Inc

Our family has been producing and processing garlic product for 45 years. We offer 4 Varieties. We are here to help with the promotion of Garlic Production in Canada by Small Gardeners to Large Growers.

Great Lakes Goat Dairy

We are a small group of farmers that work together to make our delicious goat cheese.

Butler Farm

A small family farm growing over 30 varieties of gourmet garlic for culinary use and seed stock. Grown using organic principles, no pesticides, herbicides or inorganic fertilizers of any kind.

Food 4 LIfe Market Garden

Food 4 Life is a small family farm that practices regenerative organic farming to grow nutritious, delicious, and healthy garlic. We are Regenerative Organic Certified™ and Certified Organic by ECOCERT® CANADA. Our prime focus is the soil, as it sustains human health & is kind to nature's environment.

Deep Purple Lavender Farm

 

Stonetown Artisan Cheese

The taste of the Swiss Alps from our farm to your table!
Stonetown Artisan Cheese is an on-farm cheese plant located in St. Marys, Ontario. Our award winning hand crafted alpine style cheese is made with fresh whole cow's milk from our family farm. In order to obtain a great taste, the milk is unpasteurized and has no additives. This ensures that the cheese is pure and natural. The cheese making process is very similar to how cheese has been made for centuries in the mountain dairies in the Swiss Alps.
Cheese, the spice of life!

Millbank Cheese and Butter

Established in 1908, Millbank Cheese is still made with all-Canadian Milk, a lot of which is sourced from local farms in Perth County, Oxford County and Waterloo Region.
All our cheese is aged naturally without the use of chemical enhancements to speed along the aging process.
Our cheese is made to our specifications in quality which are of the highest standards in the industry. We guarantee you're going to love it!

Tupperware

Kitchen products for prepping, cooking, serving, and storing.

Weathered Rock Farm

 

Garlic King (GK Garlic Inc.)

Garlic King has been hand crafting their garlic spread in small batches for 14 years.
Located in New Hamburg, we staff booths at St. Jacobs Farmers market and distribute our product with vendors at many other markets and retail stores.
A soya based spread with local garlic and over 30 herbs and spices. So versatile, you will want to use it on everything.

Sexi Lexi’s Peppers and Sauce

Hot sauces prepared with home grown peppers, garlic and onions. Visit our website for more details.

Your Way To Play Ltd.

Sensory and Imgination Play Stations for children to play while you attend the festival! We are not a daycare and your children must be supervised.

Braemar Hills Farm

We specialize in growing organic garlic, onions, shallots, and peppers. We also create a line of dehydrated and infused products including garlic infused olive oil, hot honey, sea salt, and dip mixes. We have been providing fresh organically grown garlic and produce from our 5 acre farm outside of Embro since 2007.

Junction 56 Distilllery

Junction 56 was established in 2015 in Stratford, Canada.
From tasting whisky to making it, the journey from concept to distillery is truly one of passion and you can taste the passion in all of our products.
Natural, local ingredients, creative vision and uncompromising innovation come together with originality and precision craftsmanship.

Epicure - Ashley Lobb

With Epicure clean eating is a lifestyle choice that never compromises taste . Our products feature clean, wholesome ingredients that's are 100% peanut and gluten free. We strive for sodium and sugar conscious and keep our products as true to nature as possible which means no MSG, fillers or artificial colours .
Our innovative products make meals fast to prep , quick to make and simple to savour !

Pepper Tree Spice Co. Inc.

Over 300 Fine Spices, Herbs, and Artisan Seasonings are made from Organic and Natural ingredients. Our spice blends are additive-free, gluten-free, and dairy-free, and nearly all are made with no salt or sugar. Additionally, we have a great selection of Signature 5-pack spice collections and our Trio 3-Pack spice collections, gourmet salts, and a large variety of peppers offered from within our Pepper Tree Spice Box, a boutique walk-in and shop mobile retail experience.

Shnab's Inc

Canadian grown garlic

Troyer's Spices

Discover a world of aromatic wonders in our spice store, where we meticulously source and hand-select the finest spices from around the globe. With our commitment to quality, you'll experience the freshest flavors that elevate your culinary creations to new heights. From everyday essentials to exotic blends, our extensive collection caters to both adventurous food enthusiasts and seasoned chefs alike. Unleash your inner chef with Troyer's Spices and unlock a world of taste sensations that will delight your palate.

Cowbell Brewing

 

Snapping Turtle Coffee Roasters

Snapping Turtle Coffee Roasters is a family-run, micro-roaster of fine single-origin coffee nestled amongst the limestone heritage buildings of downtown St Marys Ontario. We have a selection of fresh-brewed coffees, masterfully pulled hot or iced espresso drinks, premium teas, cold drinks and locally baked treats alongside an interesting collection of quality gifts and merchandise. Take home a bag of Snapping Turtle coffee as whole beans, ground-to-order or as Keurig-compatible single-serve pods.

Atlantean Products

Plant Food. Natually based plant foods, blended and manufactured in Waterloo Region

Maelstrom Winery

Maelström Winery is a small boutique winery which provides high quality wines from grapes grown in Huron County.

Munro Honey and Meadery

We’re one of the largest producers of pure Canadian honey in Ontario. From 100% pure honey to our award-winning mead, we’ve been keeping bees and producing quality bee products at our honey house for over 100 years.

Black Swan Brewing Company

 

Sheldon Berries

Our Family Farm established in 1992. We purchased a bare 50 acre field and began planting with Blueberries as our main crop and expanded from there adding strawberries, raspberries, beans, peas pumpkins, squash and more. Located in Lakeside, we are off the busy highways in a tranquil setting.

Aunt Beth's

Beth Havers AKA Aunt Beth got her start baking as a child with her father but it was the unique circumstances of 2020 that gave rise to Aunt Beth's Whisky Inspired treats. With over 20 years of experience in the spirits Beth is internationally recognized as being a trailblazer in her field.

Whisky is delicious but is often considered intimidating. Beth has always strived to find ways to break down the barriers and make whisky approachable and fun and what's more fun than treats! We have worked with some of the most beloved distilleries to create fantastically delicious recipes that you are bound to love. One bite and you will be hooked!

Canadian Ski Patrol, Western Zone

The Canadian Ski Patrol is a national, non-profit, registered charitable organization that is volunteer-based and provides advanced first aid and emergency response services at more than 230 alpine and nordic centers as well as hundreds of recreational and sporting events across Canada. The CSP has more than 4,500 members consisting of all alpine, snowboarders, Nordic skiers and non-skiers, making it the largest volunteer-based certified first aid provider organization in Canada.

Augusts Harvest Inc

Locally grown garlic for 35 years.

Sunny Sue's / Arva Flour Mill

The most delicious assortment of mixes and snacks from local producers.

Olde Tyme Kettle Kitchen

 

The Best Little Pork Shoppe

The Best Little Pork Shoppe specializes in local Ontario Pork products. We are most know for our farmer's sausage, smoked chops, and bacon. We also sell local chicken, lamb, buffalo, and beef. Our pantry has expanded in 2023 to include more variety, and we have added Yoder Smokers and wood pellets to our BBQ lineup.

Simple Dreams Ministries Ontario Inc.

Simple Dreams is all about that...SIMPLE DREAMS !
We want to help those in the community who have dreams that don't seem achieveable.
We help with everyting from families needing a fridge,to a new roof,and everything in between.

Healthy Cloves Garlic Co.

Welcome to Healthy Cloves, a new and exciting addition to the vibrant agricultural community of Waterford, Ontario. Healthy Cloves was founded in 2022 and our farm is dedicated solely to the cultivation of premium garlic varieties. Our passion for garlic has inspired us to create a farm that is dedicated to producing the finest quality garlic while using sustainable farming practices. We believe in the importance of preserving the land for future generations, and we are committed to maintaining the health and vitality of our soil through responsible farming practices. Our farm is a labour of love, and we are proud to be bringing the rich flavors of our garlic to our local community and beyond. We look forward to sharing our love of garlic with you."