Tirgan Festival 2019 is currently accepting applications for the opportunity to secure a booth in the upcoming Tirgan Festival Food and Market Vendors taking place.


June 01, 2019



June 21, 2019



Selection criteria are based on appropriateness to the festival mission, development of a diverse marketplace, and adherence to the regulations set by the province, city, venue partner, and Tirgan Vendor Committee. Below you can see a list of merchandise that was offered at our previous festivals

  • Ceramics
  • Jewellery
  • Clothing / Textiles
  • Accessories
  • Artwork
  • Glass
  • Books
  • Household Items
  • Music instruments
  • Rugs
  • Prepared Foods



  1. Vendor must submit the completed application package along with full payment in advance in order to be considered by Vendor committee.
  2. All the applications will be review by Festival Vendor committee and the selected applicant will be informed by email on Friday June 21, 2019.
  3. Vendor must submit the completed application package.



After reviewing all applications, the Tirgan Vendor Committee will notify selected applicants in writing. An invoice will be provided to the selected vendors along with further instructions.



Harbourfront centre – Market & Food Vendor

Friday       July 26, 2019        6pm– 10 pm

Saturday   July 27, 2019     10 am –10 pm

Sunday     July 28, 2019     10 am –7 pm


Distillery District – Market Vendor

Saturday   July 27, 2019     10 am –9 pm

Sunday     July 28, 2019     10 am –7 pm




Harbourfront centre – Market Vendor (x12): $1,000.00

Harbourfront centre – Pastry Vendor (x2): $2,500.00 + 20% of Coupon Sales

Harbourfront centre – Commercial Kitchen (x6): $2,500.00 + 20% of Coupon Sales           

Harbourfront centre – Food Truck Spot (x2) : $1,500.00 + 20% of Coupon Sales


Distillery District – Market Vendor (x12): $600.00

Distillery District – Pastry Vendor (x2): $2,500.00 + 20% of Coupon Sales



Should you require any additional information please contact us at

Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in Tirgan Festival 2019.

Over the years, Tirgan has showcased a wide range of artistic programs from a variety of disciplines including music, visual arts, theatre, film, dance, literature, and other programs.  In addition to hosting the most influential artists of our time, Tirgan is proud to have introduced many emerging artists.

Each installation of the Tirgan Festivals centers on a theme.  This year’s Tirgan festival theme is “Unity”.

Tirgan offers an opportunity to artists from around the world to present their work that relates to Iranian arts and culture.  For Tirgan 2019, we accept applications in Music, Dance, Theatre, Film, Visual Arts, and Kids & Youth activities and workshops.

Applicants must use the form on this page to submit their work for consideration by the Programming Committee of the festival.

Applications must be submitted no later than Tuesday, April 30 2019.

The selection process is not a judgment of the applicant’s capabilities, or the artistic merit of the submitted work.  The festival’s Programming Committee follows a set of guidelines that include but are not limited to the following:

– Applications considered must be in line with the festival theme, available resources, budget, facilities, as well as the Programming Committee and the Advisory Board’s recommendations.  If your work is not included in our program, this does not imply any prejudice whatsoever towards the submitted works.

– Due to the multitude and variety of applications, Tirgan Programming Committee will not be able to respond to all applicants.  Should your application fit the criteria noted above, and be considered for inclusion in the festival, an authorized representative will contact you by no later than  Saturday, June 15 2019 to review the terms and conditions and other details that would be necessary to finalize the invitation process to Tirgan 2019.

Initial consideration and discussion does not imply automatic inclusion in the festival.
Should you require any additional information please contact us at

*** Only applications submitted via the form on this page will be considered. Tirgan will not accept e-mail, posted or personal applications.

Once again, we appreciate your interest.
Tirgan Programming Department