I love the market but my recent visit over the Canada Day weekend turned me off. On Canada Day my most vivid memory is a fruit vendor smoking in her stall-charming. Then I was looking for chocolate soft serve ice cream and I lined up at a trailer which advertised having it. When I got to the front of the line I was told they were out of chocolate. I started to walk away when the proprietor, a rough - looking man, commented " well excuse me" in a derogatory tone which was not necessary. This ice cream trailer was located next to the beaver tail stand. Also not all stores are wheelchair/stroller accessible. The day after Canada Day the market was a heap of garbage and filthy patios. The market should close the day after Canada Day to give them a day to clean up the mess from the festivities the night before.
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