Posts Tagged ‘the stop’

What We Love About The Stop Night Market

5 May, 2015  |  by Yuli Scheidt

I’ve had the absolute pleasure of going to The Stop’s Night Market twice. An event that sells out in minutes, it takes a strategy to get there. It’s something you need to Squad Up for. There has to be someone on top of refreshing their browser to get the tickets, someone to go over the lay of the land and map out the plan of attack. If a vendor runs out because your team wasn’t en pointe you only have…

Tyler Cunningham of The Whippoorwill talks The Stop Night Market

6 Jun, 2014  |  by Ama Scriver

On June 17th and 18th, hundreds of attendees will fill the alleyway behind Honest Ed’s to take in The Stop Community Food Centre’s 3rd annual Night Market, featuring an impressive lineup of the city’s best street food and one-of-a-kind food carts designed by local artists. With over 60 chefs in attendance, you’ll find everything from burgers to steam buns to cupcakes. It’s already set to be a banner year for The Stop’s Night Market, with tickets selling out in under…

What’s On The Table Raises 280K for The Stop

11 Nov, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Photos by Yuli Scheidt Originally posted to Ama’s twice-weekly column on Toronto Is Awesome. This past rain-drenched Wednesday, over 500 foodies came out in support of The Stop Community Food Centre at their 9th Annual edition of What’s On the Table. The proceeds from the annual fundraiser support the Stop Community Food Centre’s anti-hunger programs and raised a whopping $280,000 to fight urban hunger. The fundraiser changed venues this year to another Artscape building: the Daniels Spectrum. Located in the Regent…

Dundas Park Kitchen Bringing Comfort Food Home

8 Aug, 2013  |  by Ama Scriver

Over the past few months, a stretch of new restaurants have opened along Dundas West that have been offering healthy, grab and go choices.  One such place is the Dundas Park Kitchen, which nestled right beside the Belljar Cafe. I first came into contact with owners Alex Tso and Melanie Harris after they offered up an old espresso machine (on Facebook) from the old Portuguese restaurant they were refurbishing to make their own.  My partner ended up obtaining the machine…

The Stop’s Night Market Raises $115,000 And Proves Huge Success

6 Jun, 2013  |  by Yuli Scheidt

photos by yuli scheidt Originally posted on Toronto Is Awsome Foodies in the know have been salivating over The Stop Community Food Centre two day Night Market and for good reason too.  With the Stop transforming the alleyway behind Honest Ed’s into a magical food and wine (beer/spirits) getaway, it’s no wonder tickets sold out in 2 hours pre-show!  At the $50/all you can eat and drink price point, it raised $80,000 before foodies even stepped up to some of…