FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHERE ARE THE INNISFIL FASHION MARKETS?
IFM is located at Innisfil Stroud Community Centre (7883 Yonge St, Innisfil), in the lot beside the skate park. It is held on one Saturday of every month between May - October from 10am - 2pm.
ARE THERE WASHROOMS?
Yes! The arena will be open for our event for washroom use. Enter via the side of building through the red doors, and follow signs leading to washroom.
IS THERE AN ATM?
No, we suggest retrieving cash beforehand especially for pre-loved clothing sellers, however each seller should be accepting e-transfer options. Businesses will also accept other methods of payment such as Square, POS etc.
CAN I BRING MY DOG?
Friendly dogs are all welcome! However please keep them on a lead, and just not in stalls! Owners are in charge of cleaning up after their dog too.
I'D LIKE TO FUNDRAISE AT IFM?
We love to support local charities, please contact us on details.
IT'S RAINING, ARE THE MARKETS STILL ON?
Markets are still on if there is scheduled light rain. However in the event we cancel, we will notify the public via our socials ON THE DAY, and via email to our stall holders.
I WOULD LIKE TO BECOME A SPONSOR OF IFM, HOW DOES THAT LOOK AND WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE?
Thank you for your interest in sponsoring us! Please send an email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your business details. We will then discuss if this is a good fit and send you our sponsorship package with information.
I'M A MUSICIAN, CAN I PERFORM AT IFM?
Short answer - absolutely! Please email us at email@example.com with your info and we can discuss further.
I SEE YOU HOST CHILDREN'S ACTIVITY AT THESE EVENTS, WOULD I BE ABLE TO HOST ONE?
Of course! We love hearing about locals, businesses and individuals willing to host an activity for the kids. Send us an email to discuss further.
SMALL BUSINESS STALL HOLDER QUESTIONS
HOW DO I JOIN THE INNISFIL FASHION MARKETS?
Small business vendors need to fill out an application form and await approval. Upon approval, we will send you an email with the booking link to pay and secure your stall spot, along with a welcome info package. CHECK SPAM FOLDER!
WHAT TIME DO BUSINESS VENDORS ARRIVE TO SET UP?
Business vendors are required to arrive at 8.30am (no earlier or later!) Pack down is also no sooner than 3:01pm. If you happen to arrive early, please wait in your car before its time to approach the white IFM tent for us to direct you to your spot.
WHAT IS STALL PRESENTATION?
We expect all small business stalls to be presented as mini-boutiques. Marquees must be either black, blue, beige or white. Other colours may be approved upon application. We look favourably upon applications who take the time to plan and create beautiful stalls. Elements include flooring such as mats and rugs, presentation stands and racks and bang-on signage. For information on our guidelines, please contact us to request our welcome package PDF which outlines examples of what we expect.
WHAT IS THE STALL SIZE?
The appointed stall size for BUSINESS VENDORS is 10x10, however it really is 11x11. If you require two stalls for your business, you may do so at an additional cost. Please contact us for details. There are two options for pre-loved clothing sellers, please click here to view.
I HAVE A MOBILE BOUTIQUE, WOULD I BE APPROVED TO SELL HERE?
Absolutely! Simply fill out the same business vendor application (found on homepage) and await approval. We will email you back asking the vehicle dimensions, and take it from there.
WHAT FOOD VENDOR SIZES ARE THERE?
Food stalls sites cater to the size of the vehicle itself. Once approved for an event, a designated spot will be allocated at the front of market. All food stalls must supply their own insurance and silent generator.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING AS A BUSINESS STALL HOLDER?
You will receive a welcome package in the form of a PDF that includes all information on what to bring, including your tent requirements, decor items and more.
DO YOU SUPPLY POWERED SITES?
No, IFM does not supply powered sites.
DO I NEED TO SUPPLY POS?
No, but it is highly advantageous to have these facilities available. Other options include PayPal and E-Transfer.
WHAT COLOUR TENT CAN I USE?
IFM favours white, black, beige or blue. If there is another colour you wish to use, it must be approved prior to the event.
WASTE MANAGEMENT AND PLASTIC-FREE, WHAT DOES THAT MEAN FOR ME?
IFM is a plastic-free event and has strict waste management guidelines. Please provide paper or ideally, reusable bags to your customers, along with biodegradable servingware. All waste must be disposed of offsite. Bins are for customers.
Selling clothes - STALL HOLDER QUESTIONS
WHAT ITEMS ARE ACCEPTED FOR ME TO SELL?
You can sell your unwanted clothes, shoes, accessories, books and home decor items.
WHAT TIME DO BUSINESS VENDORS ARRIVE TO SET UP?
You are required to arrive at 9am (no earlier or later!) Pack down is also no sooner than 3:01pm. If you happen to arrive early, please wait in your car before its time to approach the white IFM tent for us to direct you to your spot.
WHAT IS MY STALL SET UP AND PRICES?
1. BOOK A RACK ($25)
Bring your rack filled with clothes and sell underneath our NEW pre-loved clothing tent. Only clothes and accessories (that can be on your rack) are allowed for this option. NO tables or other set up provisions allowed.
2. BOOK A 10x10 SPOT ($35)
Need more room than a clothing rack? Book a 10x10 spot to sell your clothes, home decor and more! You can also share your stall with as many friends who will fit in the space with you!
10x10, with options to include your friends in that space as well to sell.
DO I NEED TO PROVIDE MY OWN CLOTHING RACKS?
YES! Clothing racks are all BYO (bring your own). You can purchase a clothing rack for under $50 via Amazon, Walmart etc. All items MUST be off the ground at all times! So providing additional tables or raised surfaces are needed for this. Please make sure your stall spot is looking tidy, neat and orderly.
HOW WILL I KNOW WHICH STALL SPOT IS MINE UPON ARRIVAL?
Please visit us at the IFM white tent upon set up arrival time, where here we will tick off your name, and direct you to your stall spot.