Busy Bee Island - Vendor Application Process

The Streetsville Founders' Bread and Honey Festival will be held on Saturday, June 2nd and Sunday, June 3rd. The arts and crafts will be located on the island in the Streetsville Memorial Park.

We are pleased to let you know that the cost for you to participate in our festival has gone down. Please read the info below to ensure you understand the application process and requirements for the City of Mississauga City's Special Event Licence exemption.

Festival Space Fee
$120.00 HST included (for both Saturday and Sunday)

Insurance
a) If you have insurance already, have your insurance company fill out the Certificate of Insurance Coverage Form for the City of Mississsauga and enclose with your festival application.
b) If you do not have insurance and wish to purchase it from the City of Mississauga, please make a cheque out to the City of Mississauga and mail it with your application form. Choose one of the scenarios which suits your products:

  • You are selling products that are not edible: $21.60
  • You are selling products that are edible by humans or pets: $53.00

City of Mississauga Special Event Licence - New
If you do not fall under one of the exemptions below, the cost of the licence is $32.00 - add this to your festival fee (cheque made out to the Streetsville Founders' Bread and Honey Festival) and send with your application form.


Exemption scenarios and documents required as proof of exemption:

Scenario: Holds an annual licence from the City of Mississauga for the vehicle/cart being used at the event
Required Proof and/or Documentation: Copy of annual licence

Scenario: Is a Farmer, Grows products in Ontario, Sells only what is proprietarily grown
Required Proof and/or Documentation: Must not be found selling 3rd party produce

Scenario: The goods are manufactured /produced in Ontario and are being sold in Mississauga where the producer lives
Required Proof and/or Documentation: Home address information PLUS sales invoice with address, website address with sales locations, etc.

Scenario: The applicant pays Mississauga Business taxes
Required Proof and/or Documentation: Business tax submission


Fill out the Bread and Honey Application form to pay by cheque or credit card. Please read all instructions carefully to ensure you are enclosing the correct fee(s) along with pictures of your products for first time vendors, proof of documentation required for the City of Mississauga Licence Exemption or the licence fee and your insurance certificate.

Mail all forms, cheques, documents to the address on the application form to:
Streetsville Founders' Bread and Honey Festival
5398 Drenkelly Court
Mississauga, Ontario
L5M 2H4

Print off the Important Information which contains information on location, set up and take down, vendor responsibilities and amenities at the Festival.

Remember, participation in previous years does not guarantee a spot as space is limited and space allocation is first come, first served.

All crafts must be made in Canada and be of your own origin. The contents of any gift basket must be handmade, not purchased goods. If you participated in the Bread and Honey Festival last year, you are not required to send photographs unless your product has changed.

We are happy to report this event regularly entertains 40,000 people over the weekend.

We look forward to having you with us as we celebrate our 46th Annual Bread and Honey Festival.

Remember - Festival runs rain or shine!

 
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FESTIVAL HOURS

FRIDAY June 1: 5pm - 11pm
$3.00*/person 

SATURDAY June 2: 10am - 11pm
$5.00*/person
Parade: 10am - 12pm

SUNDAY June 3: 10am - 6pm 
$5.00*/person

*HST included. 4yrs and under free all weekend!

BUSY BEE ISLAND & KIDS STAGE
SATURDAY June 2: 10am- 6pm
SUNDAY June 3: 10am – 6pm