We are excited to present you the first festival in Canada that highlights of one of the greatest fruits in the world, the coconut! Experience the sights and sounds and immerse your senses in the wonders that it brings.
A fun day awaits the foodies and the adventurous as hundreds of products from coco jams to full meals will be presented by a diverse lineup of vendors. Immerse your taste buds with different international cuisines showcasing wonderful coconut ingredients!
HEALTHY LOVERS PARADISE
Savvy enthusiasts can learn the many benefits of the coconut through lectures and seminars. Health experts from the Bayview Village Wellness Centre, Body Bliss, Bakes N Goods and Marni Wassermann will be sharing. Topics include Coconut Therapy, Pregnancy and Chiropractic, Raising Kids Naturally and much more!
CHEF DE COCO
Want to learn new tricks in the kitchen? Learn unique recipes and watch demos from great chefs and gourmet experts such as Marni Wassermann and Aileen from Bakes N Goods. Watch as they explore new ways to create exciting coconut based dishes. You wouldn’t wanna miss this!
EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN
The festival will also feature artisan merchandise like jewelry, clothing, accessories, house stuff and amazing health books plus native music and everything else. Coconut games for kids will be held with exciting prices to be won! A great family activity!
Its time to get loco over Coco!
Date: Sunday, August 24, 2014
Hours: 10 AM to 6 PM.
Venue: Wychwood Barns, 76 Wychwood Ave, Toronto, ON M6G 4C6 Canada
Festival admission: $5.00. Free for children under 12.
Number of 2014 festival vendors: 70 vendors, including 18 food booth, 4 chefs, plus specialty vendors, and speakers.
Expected # of visitors: 5,000
Parking: City of Toronto metered parking beside venue
Nearest TTC Subway: St. Clair West station