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Montgomery’s Inn Event Calendar 2019

Recurring Events & Activities

Market Days at Montgomery’s Inn

The market runs every Wednesday, all year, 2 to 6 p.m.
The outdoor Summer Market is now open until November 2019, featuring fresh-baked bread from the Inn’s wood-fired oven, local and organic produce, meat, cheese ready-to-eat meals and snacks. Be sure to visit the Inn for food tastings and other activities. Tours are free of charge during Market Days!. Visit our Market page for news and updates.

Teatime at the Inn

Every Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.

Experience our delicious seasonal menu with a sweet and savoury combo plate with a pot of tea.

Montgomery’s Inn Art Exhibition Series

Summer 2019

  • Community Room (to August 30): “​Wildlife in the City” by Lisa Compton. These pictures focus on animals and the way they are part of the community and the joy they bring to the residents. Animals also help to heal; this is often evident when Lisa sees the therapy animals at the rehab hospital where she work, at nursing homes, and even seniors enjoying the squirrels and pigeons in our beautiful parks and green spaces. . Reception: Saturday, June 15,  2 to 4 p.m. All welcome.
  • Briarly Room (To June 30): “Three Motifs” by Stefan Berg. Toronto-based painter and print maker Stefan Berg’s work explores the present domestic, economic and agricultural moment in Toronto and the Etobicoke region. Reception: Saturday, April 6, 2 to 4 p.m. All welcome.
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Thirsty Thursdays

Thursdays, June 27, July 25 & August 29, 7 to 10 p.m.
In partnership with the INNovators, the last Thursday of every month is Thirsty Thursday tavern night at the Inn. Enjoy  live traditional music with a glass of beer, wine, or a Thomas Montgomery speciality by firelight in our restored 1847 barroom. Visit the event page for further details.
Admission: Pay What You Can, cash bar, $5 for a bowl of stew with fresh-baked bread.

Fret Not Ukulele Night

Thursdays, July 4, August 8 & September 5, 6 to 9 p.m.
Come and sing, laugh and make music at our monthly ukulele gathering with Doctor of Music instructor Chris Wilson. Beginners welcome! Bring your uke—but if you’re just testing the waters and don’t have one, let us know and we’ll loan you one for the night.
Admission: 7 to 9 p.m.: $15. (6 p.m. chord workshop: Free).

Upcoming Special Events & Activities

Summer Day Camps

Montgomery’s Inn is offering camps for the first time! Kids will be inspired by a variety of specialty drama, baking and cooking camps in this historic mid 19th-century inn. Our camps make the most of the Inn’s fascinating history as a tavern, farm and community hub, and use all its unique resources and programming, including our weekly farmers’ market, outdoor bake oven, working open hearths and strong tradition of performance, music and dance.

To register, visit efun.toronto.ca, register and search by barcode. Extended-hours options are available.

  • July 2 to 5: Adventures in Drama (ages 8-12, barcode 3198209 – WAITLIST). Admission: $217 for four days.
  • July 8 to 12: Junior Baker (ages 6-9, barcode 3198228). Admission: $272 for five days .
  • July 15 to 19: Junior Chef (ages 6-9, barcode 3198256 – WAITLIST). Admission: $272 for five days.
  • July 22 to 26: Master Baker (ages 8-12, barcode 3198265). Admission: $272 for five days.
  • August 6 to 9: Adventures in Drama (ages 8-12, barcode 3198269). Admission: $217 for four days.
  • August 12 to 16: Master Chef (ages 8-12, barcode 3178528 – WAITLIST). Admission: $272 for five days.
  • August 19 to 23: Junior Chef (ages 6-9, barcode 3250477). Admission: $272 for five days.
  • August 26 to 30: Junior Chef (ages 6-9, barcode 3198276). Admission: $272 for five days.

Wood-Burning Oven Baking

Saturday, July 27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts at George Brown College invites participants to discover bread-baking as it once was, using the historic wood-burning oven. Participants will bake a full menu, including pizza, focaccia and sourdough, with an expert instructor. They will learn the fundamentals essential to successfully cooking and baking in a wood-fired oven in this one-of-a-kind experience.

Admission: $195. Tickets and further information are available at EventBrite.