Shop Local Show



Shop Local Show is a showcase of diverse, independent small business products and services from Windsor and Essex County. The event is hosted by the WindsorEssex Small Business Centre of the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation, in partnership with the Province of Ontario. 

Shop Local Show will be held on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 5-9 p.m. in celebration of Small Business Month in Canada. The goal of the month is to showcase the services of the Small Business Centre in an effort to connect with current and prospective clients, and bring awareness to local small businesses through a variety of small business month activities including events, workshops and marketing campaigns. 


Shop Local Show is held in the Main Hall of the the Fogolar Furlan in Windsor, Ontario. Free parking is available on site.


General admission is free. Regular vendor fees are $150. Early bird rates are available through August 31, 2018. To reserve your general admission or vendor tickets, please visit the tickets page. Various sponsorship packages are also available; please see below for details.


Show your support for the entrepreneurs who keep our local economy vibrant and strong. We invite you to become a sponsor of the Shop Local Show!

Since 2015, Shop Local Show, formerly Small Biz Expo, has been the premier event for consumers to explore what Windsor-Essex has to offer. Experience local products, food and beverages, demonstrations, door prizes and networking.

Shop Local Show is presented by WindsorEssex Small Business Centre in celebration of Small Business Month in Canada.

For more information, or to obtain a full sponsorship package, please contact:

Shannon Dyck
Manager, Small Business Centre
519-253-6900 x2232


General and vendor inquiries can be directed to Natasha Marar ( or 519-997-2922) or Gina Meret-Dybenko ( or 519-253-6900).