Grown in Mississauga:

Grown in Mississauga:

A conversation about local food

Discover the history about the foods grown in Mississauga by First Nations and early settlers, and find out what still grows in the city. Share stories, recipes, and experiences from your culture and lives. Learn how to grow your own container garden. Free container garden kits will be available at Benares Historic House during public hours on these dates: Saturday September 19, Sunday September 20, Thursday September 24, Friday September 25, Saturday September 26 and Sunday September 27. First come, first served.

The Open Museum programs are now virtual events presented by the Museums of Mississauga in partnership with Mississauga Libraries.

Registration is through Active Mississauga in the link below:

We are always looking for people to contribute content to our exhibitions and programs. If you'd like to tell us more about your food experiences in Mississauga, contact us at and we will be in touch!

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Free event
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Discover the new Lakeview Farmers' indoor/outdoor market offering local, sustainable, organic and artisanal products for sale. The market features locally grown and sourced produce, small batched products, meats, baked goods, preserves, jams, maple syrup and artisan products.

During the First World War, Canadian soldier Lieutenant-Colonel George Stephen Cantlie plucked flowers from the fields of war-torn Europe, sending them home to his baby daughter Celia in Montreal.

The City of Mississauga's Summer Concert Series has gone virtual! Every Monday in August & September, we will be releasing new video performances by some of Mississauga's most talented musicians. Check out our awesome line up for 2020.

To commemorate the centennial of the outbreak of the First World War in 2014, Heritage Mississauga documented soldiers from historic Mississauga who served and fell during the war.