AT THE SHOW
DISPLAYS & SPECIAL FEATURES
One of a Kind Feature Display
Step into the winter wonderland and discover local gifts, all handmade by our artisans, designers and makers. Be sure to join us for daily figure skating performances by Glisse On Ice skaters, and don’t miss a special appearance by 6 times Canadian Figure Skating Champion, Josée Chouinard on Sunday, December 8 at noon.
Daily Skating Performances
Weekdays - 12:00pm (noon) / 2:00pm / 6:00pm
Weekends - 11:00am / 1:00pm / 4:30pm
Special Performance by Josée Chouinard
Sunday, December 8 - 12:00pm (noon); Meet & Greet session to follow
One of a Kind Christmas Across Canada Competition
From the east coast to the west coast, we’re celebrating all across the nation! At this Christmas Show, artisans are challenged to create an interesting piece using their medium based on the theme, Christmas Across Canada.
The 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners will receive $500, $300 and $200, and visitors will vote for the People's Choice award ($200)!
Don't forget to cast your vote at the display in centre aisle!
One of a Kind Hall of Fame
The One of a Kind Hall of Fame honours the quality, craftsmanship and outstanding achievements of our talented artisans.
Click here to learn more about our Hall of Fame inductees, and find out who will be inducted at the Christmas Show this year.
One of a Kind Cafe
Located in the centre aisle, this is the perfect meeting place to relax, and to treat yourself to a latte!
Late Night Shopping
On Thursday, December 5, for ONE NIGHT ONLY, the Show will open until 11pm. With the extended hours, you will have plenty of time to pick up handmade gifts for everyone on your list!
For more information about this special evening, please click here!
Canadian House & Home
Stop by the Canadian House & Home booth in aisle R for dazzling holiday decorating tips and get a head start and discover inspiring trends for 2014.
Gift Wrap Centre presented by Scotch®Brand
Presented by Scotch®Brand New this year, we will be offering gift wrapping service at the Gift Wrap Centre, presented by Scotch®Brand. Prices will range from $2 to $6 per gift, please consult with the staff onsite for more information.
Gift Wrapping Workshops
Be sure to join us for daily gift wrapping workshops sponsored by Scotch®Brand with Lifestyle Expert, Shoana Jensen. The workshops will take place 1pm at the DeSerres Art School.
Canada’s Ultimate Gift Wrapping Challenge Finale
Don't miss the Scotch®Brand Canada’s Ultimate Gift Wrapping Challenge finale set to take place at the main stage at 4:00pm on Saturday, December 7.
Square at the 2013 One of a Kind Christmas Show & Sale
Square is the mobile payment solution of choice at the 2013 One of a Kind Christmas Show & Sale. For more information, please visit www.square.ca
We've partnered up with Uber, the app that connects you with a driver at the tap of a button, to offer One of a Kind guests their first black car ride free up to $25 to or from the show.
Here's how to get your free Uber ride:
- Sign up for Uber online at uber.com/go/OOAK using the code OOAK
- Download the free Uber app for iPhone, Android, or BlackBerry7
- Sign into your account and request your black car on-demand
Uber is exclusively on-demand, so request your black car a few minutes before you need to hit the road for One of a Kind. Track your driver in real-time via the app, hop in the car when he arrives and hop out once you reach One of a Kind Show.
Questions? Email supportToronto@uber.com
Code is applicable for new Uber users only, and does not apply to TAXI option.
One of a Kind Neighbourhoods
Be sure to visit all of our One of a Kind Neighbourhoods.
- One of a Kind Flavours presented by Ontario Meat & Poultry: A foodie’s delight! This popular neighbourhood showcases a wide variety of gourmet treats and artisan edibles from across the country!
Chef Jill St-Amour from the Oban Inn in Niagara-on-the-Lake will be on hand Friday, November 29 at 2:00 pm and 6:00 p.m. presenting Veal Appetizers with the Appeal of Ontario Veal.
Join Kate Dowhan on Sunday, December 1 at 12:00 pm (noon) for the demo Marvellous Mushroom Pot Roast Recipe with Ontario Beef.
Professional Home Economist and Cookbook Author, Emily Richards will be sharing her tips and suggestions on Thursday December 5, 2:00pm and 6:00pm. Don't miss her presentation Entertaining Made Easy with Ontario Turkey!
- One of a Kind Fashion District presented by Toronto Life: Designs from emerging talents and prêt à porter style fashion shows. Please click here to see the schedule.
- One of a Kind Rising Stars: New Canadian talents, see them first at this open concept space.
- One of a Kind Green: Shop local and shop with a conscience! This section features unique handmade goods, that are also eco-friendly.
- One of a Kind Visual Art Gallery presented by The Globe & Mail: Your best source for original artwork in a gallery setting.