Vendor Information


For all vendors in the arena, you can set up on Friday April 26th from 4pm-8pm, and again Saturday April 27th at 6:30am. You can use the front entrance or the ones the side of the building.

All outside vendors are welcome to start set up at 6:30 am on Saturday the 27th, After you have unloaded please park to the rear of the arena.
There are to be no vehicles in the parking lot, with the exception of food trucks.

There will volunteers on site to help you locate your spot.

We do apologize, at this time, our vendors spots are all filled.

The Sweet Taste of Spring

PLEASE NOTE : The festival is volunteer run and we appreciate your support and understanding during these challenging times.

Vendor applications are available mid November and will be accepted after December 1st each year.

If paying by cheque, please mail your application to address listed on the application. Only paid in full applications will be considered accepted. Please note that Post Dated Cheques are NOT accepted and if received will act as the date we received your application, therefore not guaranteeing you a Vendor Spot.

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vendor booth

Thank you for considering the Elmvale Maple Syrup Festival. Looking forward to seeing you there. For more information contact

SOLD OUT: Please note that there are no longer any spaces available inside the arena, and limited spots outside. 

Also – a reminder that selling any edible food products requires a permit from the Simcoe Muskoka Health Unit. THIS APPLIES TO ALL FOOD PRODUCTS, WHETHER MADE ON THE SPOT OR PRE-PACKAGED.


Doug Rose

The idea for a maple syrup festival was first conceived at the home of school teacher,

First Festival

April 9, 1966. The proceeds from that festival amounted to $1,626.48,

Highest Ever

In 1978, the proceeds of the festival, after expenses, were just over $9600,

Received its Charter

From the Lt. Governor of Canada, and was re-named the Elmvale & District Maple Syrup Festival Association.