Etsy Made in Canada

2017

Etsy: Made in Canada celebrates the crafters, collectors and artisans in communities across the country. From coast to coast, Canadian cities and towns will participate in this one-day marketplace on September 23.

Find out how you can get involved.

Host a local event

In 35+ locations, Etsy artisans will sell their creative wares, vintage goods and supplies, representing the spirit of their community. Etsy: Made in Canada events are organized by communities of Etsy sellers called Etsy Teams. If you are a Captain of an Etsy Team (or would like to create one) interested in hosting a market in your city on September 23, submit your application below. 

Host applications deadline: Friday, June 16

Click here to create an Etsy Team before you submit your application.

What support will Etsy Canada provide? Benefits for organizers include:

  • Access to all Etsy: Made in Canada event resources (sponsorship fee, marketing and PR support, design/collateral, partner resources)

  • Support in connecting your team with Etsy sellers in your area for vendor opportunities

  • Promotion and exposure for your city, your Etsy Team and your business

  • Growth opportunities for your business and community brand

Host applications deadline: Friday, June 16 2017

 

In 2016, we saw ...

35

Made in Canada marketplaces

Organized by Etsy Teams

112,00+

Attendees

Across all markets 

2,000+

Vendors

Across Canada

Sell at a local event

Click your location to learn more about a market near you. Check back for more locations coming soon.

ALBERTA


Calgary - Etsy Calgary: Made in Canada - Learn more »


Edmonton - On the Spot Pop Ups - Learn more »


Lethbridge - Etsy Lethbridge YQL - Learn more »


Okotoks - Etsy Foothills - Learn more »


 

BRITISH COLUMBIA


Kelowna - Okanagan Etsy Team - Learn more »


Nanaimo - Etsy Nanaimo Team - Learn more »


Vancouver - BriteUp - Learn more »


Victoria - Victoria Etsy Artisans - Learn more »


Williams Lake - Williams Lake Makers - Learn more »


 

MANITOBA


Winnipeg - Etsy Markets MB - Learn more »


 

NEW BRUNSWICK


Sackville - Sackville Etsy Team - Learn more »


Sussex - Etsy Made in Canada & the Dairytown Makers - Learn more »


 

NEWFOUNDLAND


St. John's - Etsy St. John's Region - Learn more »


 

NOVA SCOTIA


Halifax - Maritime Makers - Learn more »


 
 

ONTARIO


Burlington - Halton Region Etsy Team - Learn more »


Chatham - Chatham-Kent Etsy Team - Learn more »


Guelph - EtsyGuelph - Learn more »


Hamilton - Hamilton Etsy Team - Learn more »


Kitchener - Etsy Waterloo Region - Learn more »


London - Forest City Handmade - Learn more »


Mississauga - Craftadian - Learn more »


Niagara Falls - Niagara Etsy Artisans - Learn more »


Ottawa - Cheerfully Made - Learn more »


Peterborough - Electric City Makers - Learn more »


Sudbury - Makers North - Learn more »


Toronto - Toronto Etsy Street Team - Learn more »


Windsor - Rose City Street Team - Learn more »


York Region - Etsy York Region  - Learn more »


 

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND


Charlottetown - Etsy Artisans of PEI - Learn more »


 
 

QUÉBEC


Gatineau - Etsy Outaouais - Learn more »


Granby - Etsy cantons de lest - Learn more »


Lanaudière - Etsy Lanaudière - Learn more »


Montréal - Etsy Montréal - Learn more »


Québec City - Etsy Ville de Québec - Learn more »


Saguenay - Etsy Saguenay/Lac-St-Jean - Learn more »


Saint Jean sur-le-Richerlieu - Etsy Montérégie - Learn more »


Sherbrooke - Etsy Estrie - Learn more »


Trois-Rivières - Etsy Centre-du-Québec et Mauricie - Learn more »


 

SASKATCHEWAN


Saskatoon - Etsy Saskatchewan - Learn more »


 

YUKON TERRITORY


Whitehorse - Yuketsy - Learn more »


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FAQ

What is Etsy: Made in Canada?

Good question! Etsy: Made in Canada is a national, community-led initiative celebrating the crafters, collectors and artisans in local communities across the country. From coast to coast, Canadian cities and towns will be participating in this one-day event powered by Etsy Teams on September 23, marking the event’s fourth year. Popping up in 35+ cities, Etsy artisans will sell their handmade wares, vintage goods and supplies to local buyers at these marketplaces, each representing the spirit of the local community.

When is Etsy: Made in Canada?

Saturday, September 23, 2017.

Hours of each marketplace will vary. Please click on the market nearest you for more information about that location.

How can I become a vendor at a marketplace near me?

All vendors for Etsy: Made in Canada must have an active Etsy shop before applying to their local marketplace. To open an Etsy shop, go to etsy.com/promotions and use code "MadeInCanada" to get your first 20 shop listings free.
Each market location has its own vendor application form, which is reviewed by the organizing Etsy Team in charge of that city’s market. Application deadlines vary by market. Click on the location nearest you to visit that organizing Team’s page for more information.

How are vendors for the marketplaces selected?

Vendors are selected for each marketplace by a jury of Etsy Team members in their respective location.

How much does it cost to be a vendor at an Etsy: Made in Canada market?

Vendor fees differ for markets across different locations due to venue, marketplace size etc. Click on the market nearest you to contact your local organizing Team for more information and to apply to become a vendor.

How many Etsy sellers participate in this event?

In 2016, over 2,000 Etsy sellers participated in Etsy: Made in Canada markets. With more locations in 2017, we expect to grow that number this year!

Are all the items sold at Etsy: Made in Canada marketplaces handmade?

All marketplace events are permitted to include the same three categories allowed on Etsy.com. These include handmade goods, vintage items, and supplies. To learn more about these three categories, click here.

What is an Etsy Team?

Etsy Teams is a feature on Etsy that allows you to connect with other members of the community. You can use Team Forums to share information about running a business in your area, get advice from experienced members, or gather with peers to socialize and plan events. To find an Etsy Team based on your location, craft or interest, click here.

All Etsy: Made in Canada/Fait au Quebec events are hosted by Etsy Teams. Only Etsy sellers are able to sell at these marketplace events.

What support will Etsy Canada provide to organizing Teams?

Benefits for organizers include:

  • Access to all Made in Canada event resources (sponsorship fee, marketing and PR support, design/collateral, partner resources)

  • Support in connecting your team with Etsy sellers in your area for vendor opportunities

  • Promotion and exposure for your city, your Etsy Team and your business

  • Growth opportunities for your business and community brand
 
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