The Lock Street Festival is a festival celebrating and showcasing various vendors and performers. Lock Street (located in Hamiltons West end (between Queen and Dundurn off of Aberdeen or Main St). This year the Festival will be held on September 8th 2012 starting at 10:00 am. Best of all...its FREE!
Over 240 food and retail vendors will line the street, various local musical acts will fill the air performing from 2 stages from 11:00 am until 11:00 pm.
In addition to the vendors that will like the street don't forget to check out the regular retailers. Lock Street is home to many quaint and eclectic stores and eateries. Lock Street Bakery offers a host of sandwiches, breads, pasteries and coffees to enjoy. Lock Street Antiques lets you step into the past and peruse through a vast collection of pictures, furniture and collectibles. Ten Thousand Villages hosts a wide array of Free Trade products such as coffees, jewellery and handcrafted items from around the world. In the mood for something sweet? Check out Sweetness Bakery and choose for a variety of over 30 different cupcakes and treats.
If you haven't been down to Lock Street now is the time to experience this great part of the city.
For more information about this event or various retailers found on Lock Street visit the following websites: