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#OOAK19 CALENDAR OF EVENTSExhibitor Facing
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Customer Facing
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Future Exhibitor Facing
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Invite Only
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Reminder
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NOV 19NOV 20THURS, NOV 21FRI, NOV 22SAT, NOV 23SUN, NOV 24MON, NOV 25
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8AM - 8PM
MOVE-IN
7AM-10AM
MOVE-IN LAST CALL
Take these last few hours to do any fine tuning to your booth before we open the doors at 10AM. It's also not a bad idea to arrive a bit early and be in your booth for the media preview at 9AM, in case interested outlets stop by.
8:30AM
RE-SIGN
Submit your filled in re-sign form to secure your spot in the 2020 Winter Show. We'll begin accepting them starting at 8:30AM in Cafe Soleil. After that, you can submit them in the Show Office anytime from an hour before show open to a half hour after show close.
11AM / 12:30PM / 2PM / 3:30PM
SPECIAL DIY WORKSHOP
Customers can design their own holiday wreath using locally grown florals with Alison Westlake, owner of Toronto flower shop,
Coriander Girl.
9AM
NEW EXHIBITOR BREAKFAST
New exhibitors can join the @ooak_team and a veteran exhibitor to learn how to strengthen your selling game for the weekend ahead.
ZOOMER DAY
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RSVP Here
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MEDIA PREVIEW
We'll be inviting press to the show an hour early for special breakfast, prepared by Chef Nuit Regular of PAI Northern Thai Kitchen, Sabai Sabai and Sukho Thai, and a preview of the show.
12PM / 1PM / 2PM
SPECIAL DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can decorate their own soap pump, while learning the tricks of the trade from scent sommelier and Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day co-founder, Pam Helms.
1PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Chef Mary Berg, cookbook author and Host of Mary's Kitchen Crush, shares tips to celebrate the start of the holiday season and throw the ultimate Kitchen Party!
12PM
EXHIBITOR FOCUS GROUP
We'll be meeting with a group of exhibitors to discuss the show and some of the changes to come with One Of A Kind. Have something you want to share with the team? Make sure to check in wtith your nearest Community Leader before noon to pass along your feedback to the team. Find their name and booth numbers below.
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Find Your Nearest Leader
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10AM
SHOW OPENS
Here we go!
1:30PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
The T-Zone Editors Emily MacCulloch and Ingrie Williams will moderate a panel of OOAK exhibitors who were featured in the book, Toronto Makes, as they talk sustainability trends and why it is so important.
1PM
DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can get a lesson in abstract painting and make their own square panel masterpiece with exhibitor Sara Purves.
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3PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Lifestyle writer and Zoomer contributor, Rebecca Field Jager, presents her wish-list of fab gifts gleaned from the One Of A Kind Show!
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11AM
COMPETITION JUDGING
Our judges--Chef Mary Berg, Azra Gani from Penguin Books and Toronto Zoo penguin expert Kim Welfle--will award three prizes to the top pieces in the PENGUIN competition. Customers will be able to vote for their favourite piece in the Centre Aisle and the winner will be announced after the show.
6PM
CIRCLE ONE
Tonight, we meet with our 2018-2019 customer advisors for the third time to get their feedback on the One Of A Kind experience.
9PM
5-DAY MOVE-OUT
Tonight, we'll say goodbye to our 5-day exhibitors, who will start to pack up once the show has closed. Make sure to stop by the 5-Day section to say hi before they say goodbye!
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11AM
BEST BOOTH JUDGING
Our judge, Ani Nersessian of VM ID, will carefully consider each booth and award four winners in different size categories.
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11AM
HALL OF FAME PRESENTATION
Congrats to our #ooak19 Winter Show inductees, Deb and John Sturrock of JD Leather Co.
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2PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Penguin Presents:
Cooking at Home with chefs Anna and Michael Olsen
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9PM
HIGH FIVE FOR OOAK
Stop by the main entrance on your way out for a high five and cheer from the @ooak_team for making it through a great opening day!
REMINDER: ONSITE BOOTH DESIGN CONSULTATIONS
There is still time to book a 20-minute onsite booth design consultation with Ani of VM ID. She'll stop by your booth and assess your design and give you actionable tips to improve your merchandising for this show and beyond!
REMINDER: COMPLIMENTARY BUSINESS OPTIMIZATION CONSULTATIONS
Don't forget to take advantage of the knowledge and skills of our friends at Vetrina Group by booking a free consultation to learn how you can optimize your business for the show and beyond!
REMINDER: ONSITE PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY
Have professional white background product photography done while you are at the show with Nick Lafontaine Photography. Reach out to him in person at the Presentation Theatre or at 514-814-6425 / photolafontaine@gmail.com.
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TUES, NOV 26WED, NOV 27THURS, NOV 28FRI, NOV 29SAT, NOV 30SUN, DEC 1
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CAA DAYTRANSIT WEDNESDAY
Customers can show their PRESTO Card at box office (today ONLY) and get 50% off regular adult admission.
10AM
OOAK INFO SESSION
We invited a group of new artisans to the show to talk all things One of a Kind. Keep an eye out as we tour the show, pointing out favourite booths, displays and features. Then we'll let these future OOAK makers explore the show and find inspiration for their own application.
9AM - 10AM
RETAIL Q + A
Vetrina Group will be hosting an informal Q+A to provide actionable improvements and solutions to your real time retail challenges.
Come visit, bring your coffee and questions and leave ready to rock your day!
SUPER FAN SATURDAY
Today, we're celebrating Toronto pride and the power of community with Superfan Nav Bhatia.
#SUNDAYFUNDAY
Follow @ooak_toronto on Instagram, show our staff at box office and get your adult admission to the show for only $12!
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4AM
6-DAY MOVE-IN
Say hello to our six-day exhibitors who begin move in bright and early so that they are ready to start their OOAK experience at 10AM.
9AM
6-DAY RE-SIGN
Six-day exhibitors can bring their filled-in re-sign form to the Show Office to save their spot in the 2020 Winter Show. We will accept re-signs throughout the show, but we recommend you submit yours ASAP to increase the chances of getting your desired booth placement.
1PM
DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can learn how to formulate their very own custom facial oil, with Jessye of Make This Universe. They'll learn the properties of each botanical oil, as well as how to mix and match them to achieve benefits that match their current skin goals!
1PM
DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can learn string art techniques by creating a snowflake
design on a wooden round with string art master Andrea of Blissful Days Design.
11AM / 12PM
SPECIAL DIY WORKSHOP
In honour of Superfan Saturday, visitors ages 8-12 will create their own Raptors inspired holiday ornament! Superfan, Nav Bhatia will choose his favourite on the Main Stage, so get ready to see some roarrrrsome designs.
12PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Penguin Presents:
The Art of Novel Writing by Thea Lim, author of
An Ocean of Minutes
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9AM - 10AM
RETAIL Q + A
Vetrina Group will be hosting an informal Q+A to provide actionable improvements and solutions to your real time retail challenges.
Come visit, bring your coffee and questions and leave ready to rock your day!
11AM
SIX-DAY BEST BOOTH JUDGING
Our judge, Ani Nersessian of VM ID, will be back onsite to award one outstanding booth display in this new section the "Six Day Star" Best Booth Award.
1:30PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
The T-Zone Editors Emily MacCulloch and Ingrie Williams will moderate a panel of OOAK exhibitors who were featured in the book, Toronto Makes, as they talk about the challenges, victories and importance of female-run businesses.
7PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Penguin Presents:
Geoff Dillon and Whitney Rorison
of Dillon's Distillers demo some of their favourite craft cocktails.
2PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Superfan Nav Bhatia will talk about the power of community and choose a winner of the kids Raptors ornament design competition.
1PM
DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can get a lesson in abstract painting and make their own square panel masterpiece with exhibitor Sara Purves.
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1PM
UPCYCLED DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can create their own customized stamp with Ali Harrison of Light + Paper, using offcuts from Ali's lasercut wood masterpieces.
1PM
DIY WORKSHOP
Shoppers can learn to make a cute & colourful needlepoint holiday star ornament with Diana Watters Handmade.
5PM - 11PM
LATE NIGHT SHOPPING
This event is a customer favourite and features extended show hours, free parking and coat check
PLUS some exciting activations, including live poetry writing and live screenprinting!
3PM
PHOTO OP
Customers are invited to say hi and grab a snap with Superfan Nav Bhatia after his mainstage presentation.
6:05PM
MOVE-OUT
Thanks for joining us at the 2019 Winter Show! We wish you a safe and happy holiday season and look forward to seeing you again next year!
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2PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Penguin Presents:
Allyson Bobbitt
of Bobette and Belle and author of
Baked Creations.
2PM
ON THE MAINSTAGE
Penguin Presents:
Fitness Expert Oonagh Duncan, author of
Healthy As F*ck
REMINDER: SIGN UP FOR SPRING
We can't wait till next year to see you again! Sign up to join us at the 2020 Spring Show by filling out an application form and send a picture of your booth to apply@oneofakindshow.com and we'll review your application and get back to you first thing in January.
REMINDER: RESIGNS
Today is the last day to submit your re-sign and save your spot in the 2020 Winter Show. Bring your filled-in form up to the Show Office (C2) by 6:05PM tonight.
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