The Rice Group

East Gwillimbury’s Tapestry of Taste (TOT) presented by The Rice Group event is ready to make a comeback in 2022!

TOT 2022 will take place on Friday, August 12 from 6 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, August 13 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., at 19000 Leslie Street, Sharon.

This will be the ultimate event that will connect the community through Arts, Culture, Food and Heritage. TOT provides a place for everyone who would like to join, and allows everyone to express their identity and themselves at our event through the large variety that will be at the event.

Admission

There is a $5 entry fee per person, per day. Children 5 or under are free.
Present proof of your Tiny Seedlings membership and get in free!

Entertainment

Samba Squad

Please note that schedules are subject to change.

Friday, August 12, 2022

CIBC Entertainment Zone

New Roads Stage
  • 6:05 p.m. - Articus Productions
  • 6:15 p.m. - Opening Ceremonies  
  • 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. - Samba Squad 
  • 8:15 p.m. - Articus Productions
  • 8:30 to 10 p.m. - Elyse SaundersElyse Saunders
Strolling Entertainment
  • 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. - Stilt Walkers  
  • 8 to 10 p.m. - Glow Guy

Tiny Seedlings Kids Zone

Please note that the Kids Zone closes at 8 p.m.

Kids Zone Stage

6 to 8 p.m. - Kids DJ

Kids Zone Activities
  • Knights in the Classroom
  • Creative Club Lego
  • Cartoonist - Michael McDonnel
  • Glitter Tattoos
  • Juggling workshop (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.)

Saturday, August 13, 2022

CIBC Entertainment Zone

New Roads Stage
  • 11 to 11:20 a.m. - Dancing Ladies
  • 12 noon - Articus Productions 
  • 12:15 to 1 p.m. - Bollywood 
  • 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. - MDQ Trio
  • 3 p.m. - Articus Productions
  • 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. - Santerias 
  • 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. - Sol de Cuba
  • 8 to 9:30 p.m. - Abbamania
Strolling Entertainment
  • 10:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. - Lions Performance  
  • 1 to 1:30 p.m. - Silver Starlets
  • 8 to 10 p.m. - Glow Guy

Tiny Seedlings Kids Zone

Please note that the Kids Zone closes at 8 p.m.

Tiiu Strutt

Kids Zone Stage
  • 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. - Kids DJ
  • 10:30 to 11:30 p.m. - Tiiu Strutt
  • 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. - Dan the Music Man
Kids Zone Activities
  • Knights in the Classroom
  • Creative Club Lego
  • Cartoonist - Michael McDonnelKnights in the Classroom
  • Glitter Tattoos
  • Juggling workshop (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.)

Enbridge Gas - Food and Beverage Zone

Official Beverage Vendors

Must be 19+. Last call is 9 p.m. both dates.

  • Old Flame Brewing Company

    Old Flame Brewing Company

Food Vendors

  • Casalingo Burger - Both dates
  • Sweet N Salty Elephant Ears - Both dates
  • Pimento Jerk BBQ - Both dates
  • Laos-C-Chef - Both dates

Sweets Vendors

  • Itty Bitty Bake Shop - Saturday
  • Croce'e - Friday
  • Buttercup Bakery & Chocolate Co. - Both dates
  • Coffee Brake - Both dates

Vendor Market

The Vendor Market closes at 8 p.m. both dates.

  • Critts.Creations
  • Amys Candles
  • Artisan Baths
  • Gifts 'n' things
  • Dog Done Gear
  • Newmarket Ringette Association 
  • Newmarket Stingrays
  • Pulsars Gymnastics 

Thank you to our 2022 Sponsors 

Rice Group
    Ontario Government logo  CIBC - Sponsor of TOT 2022  Enbridge Gas - Sponsor of TOT 2022  Tiny Seedlings - Sponsor of TOT 2022 

TOT Art Show and Sale

While the theme for the show is "Together Again”,  we also encourage artists to submit art that does not follow this theme. Artwork will be judged primarily on artistry. We will accept any valid two-dimensional original pieces of art. Submissions must be recent works (2018-2022) that have not been exhibited locally.

Important Dates

  • Artwork delivery 
    Friday, August 12, 2022, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon
  • VIP Reception (Invitation only)
    Friday, August 12, 2022 from 5 to 6 p.m.
  • Tapestry of Taste Event
    • Friday, August 12 from 6 to 10 p.m. 
    • Saturday, August 13 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Art will be showcased at the outdoor vendor market
    Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Artwork pick-up
    Saturday, August 13, from 8 to 8:30 p.m.

Submissions

Submissions are now closed. Artist will be notified that they have been accepted into the show.

Questions about the art show and sale?

If you have any questions about the application, sale or show, please contact us.

Questions and feedback about TOT 2022?

Let us know how we are doing. If you have any questions or feedback regarding the TOT 2022, please contact us.