About BIA

The Bayview Leaside BIA is on Bayview Avenue from Davisville Avenue to Soudan Avenue. The BIA was established in 2015. It is a collection of some of Toronto’s best restaurants, clothing and specialty stores located in the heart of Leaside. The street in its 100 years of operation has seen its share of change and growth. With its boutiques and large chain stores it has everything today’s consumer needs with the kind of service and experience they deserve.


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Events at Bayview Leaside

Thank You To Our Volunteers

Yesterday the BIA had their final Board Meeting for the 2018 year. Every 4 years we re-elect our Board of Volunteers and as we move into 2019 we are excited to say that a new board will be taking over. That being said, the BIA would like to send a great big THANK YOU to board members and volunteers who … Read More

Celebrate The Holidays With The BIA

The Bayview Leaside BIA would like to Celebrate The Holiday with You! Celebrate The Holiday With The Bayview Leaside BIA! Join us on December 15th and 22nd from 11am till 3pm for tons of fun, festive activities, and great shopping! Santa will be visiting the street so be sure to bring your camera and get a great picture with him, … Read More

AGM Scheduled for October 15th

What: Bayview Leaside BIA AGM When: Monday, October 15, 2018 Time: Food & Beverage at 6:20pm, Meeting Start at 6:30pm. Where: The Fellowship Room (non-religious) at St. Cuthbert’s Church, 1399 Bayview Ave. Who: Commercial Property Owners, Business Owners of The Bayview Leaside BIA, and Local Residents. 2018 Notice 2017 AGM Meeting Minutes  

Welcome To The New Businesses On The Street

  Welcome to the new businesses on the street! Alice’s Art Studio, Bloom Beauty, The Beauty House, F5 Shop, and Sophie’s Kitchen. View their business listings on our website: Alice’s Art Studio: http://www.bayviewleasidebia.com/directory/listings/alices-art-studio Bloom Beauty: http://www.bayviewleasidebia.com/directory/listings/bloom-beauty The Beauty House: http://www.bayviewleasidebia.com/directory/listings/the-beauty-house F5 Shop: http://www.bayviewleasidebia.com/directory/listings/f5-shop Sophie’s Kitchen: http://www.bayviewleasidebia.com/directory/listings/sophies-kitchen

Commercial Facade Improvement Grant – Up To $12,500

What is the Commercial Facade Improvement Grant? The Commercial Façade Improvement Program provides funding to commercial and private property owners to redesign, renovate or restore commercial or industrial building façades. Recently, the City of Toronto has made amendments to the Commercial Façade Improvement Program, including; –  eliminate the five-year wait period or Business Improvement Area (BIA) program eligibility; –  expand … Read More

Apple Fest is Back

The Bayview Leaside BIA is proud to present the third annual Apple Fest. Join us September 29th and 30th from 12 to 6 as we celebrate our history and pay homage to the many apple orchards that once graced our area. Embrace that country feeling as we salute the apple with ciders, pies, live music, street art and so much … Read More


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It's a snowy one that's for sure!❄❄❄ Be sure to stay warm and give yourself some extra time to get around the city!

Picture from @FivepmLife. @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/FqgLMoKhzE

With 7 different flavours @rahieronbayview has some of the best quiche in town! Just what you need on a chilly Monday morning! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/Lyw6s5sFCz

Check out this winter wonderland! Stay warm and safe on a chilly Monday! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/kcLqIzF6A4

How are you celebrating the Superbowl? @duffscanada will be open for takeout only! But if your looking for the game we have tons of great places on the street to watch! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/qDe6cADLy2

😍👀 check out these gorgeous truffles from @chocomessage. If these don't start your week off right nothing will! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/DvVGoSnsQa

Check out this amazing transformation! Before and after from bloombeautyto #cleanbeauty 😍 @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/NQD7xt7GuZ

Interested in applying for the Digital Transformation Grant? Have any questions? Give info @bayviewleasidebia.com a shout! One of our members recently completed the program. https://t.co/YblDgZVF7J
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Could $2,500 help your small business to grow by enhancing your digital infrastructure and online presence? Apply for a Grant. Simple as 1-2-3. https://t.co/h0MMSGyMbs #DigitalMainSt https://t.co/nXTteKYMyK

Thanks so much! We had an awesome event so thanks to everyone who helped out and participated! Can't wait for another amazing year, with an amazing community! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/gfm1WetH1K

@CreedsCoffeeBar and @litespressobar are serving free hot chocolate today! Swing by for some great holiday fun! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/iBML7glAHo

The pooch parade is here! We are strolling Bayview! Looking good guys! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/roMeX1cjnW

Did you miss your chance for a photo with Santa? This Saturday is your last chance!! Join us on the street for hot chocolate, Christmas carolers, Santa and lots of fun! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/TseJTfXNm5

@Rob_Oliphant If you missed your chance to hang out with Santa, and have a couple of items still left on your list, swing by @LeasideBIA on Saturday! Lots of fun to be had on our second day of Celebrate the Holidays! #shoplocal

Don't forget to register!! It's your last chance before the big day! You won't want to miss this pooch parade! @ Bayview Leaside BIA https://t.co/weyabvAvsb