Lakeshore Village – Grilled Cheese Challenge

Festival Information and Applications

Come Taste Toronto’s Best Grilled Cheese! The Lakeshore Village BIA brings you Ontario’s only celebration of the Grilled Cheese sandwich in the heart of New Toronto! Our Challengers will be offering up their take on “The Best Grilled Cheese” and competing for The Judges Prize of 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Stay for the live music, entertainment, amazing food, specialty drinks, beer garden and shopping!

Visit Grilled Cheese Challenge Website for more information about the festival.

Event Date: Saturday, June 10, 2023
Event Time: 11AM to 10PM
Event Location: Lakeshore Village – Islington & Lake Shore Blvd. W., Toronto, Ontario


Challenger Package

Take the Challenge!

Chance to win cash prizes!

40,000 hungry people want to buy and devour your grilled cheese sandwich! Bring your favorite ingredients to make the best grilled cheese Toronto has ever tasted for a chance to win cash prizes!

How It Works

You set your pricing and sell your take on the Canadian Classic Grilled Cheese Sandwich, and other products and drinks all day! Opportunities to win prizes :
  • Judges Pick – Best Grilled Cheese (1st , 2nd and 3rd prizes)

Get The Details

Visit for details.

The Challenger Package includes:

  • a 10 x 10 tent
  • two chairs
  • two 6’ tables
  • one 20 AMP power source
  • sign with your business name & address
  • chance to win cash prizes
  • business name and logo on the website
  • social media mentions

Furlani Foods – Bonus Offer!

Furlani Foods is happy to provide 6 cases of Garlic Texas Toast free, for up to 10 challengers. Each case consists of 128 slices of toast.

In return, we request that the Challengers add the Furlani® logo with ‘courtesy’ mention onto menu boards.

The Furlani® logo will be provided to you. Further details will be provided to successful applicants.

Select YES in the application to be included



Artisan’s, Food Vendor’s and Non-Food Vendor’s

Take advantage of the thousands of people that come out to enjoy the day! Its a fantastic way to promote your business or sell items. We have spaces specifically for Artisan (craftsperson), Food Vendors, Exhibitors, & Non-Food Vendors.

Additional Equipment for Vendors

Need additional equipment? We can provide you power, barricades and more….