" Holiday Shopaganza "

* Multi-Vendor Shopping Event *


The Holiday Shopaganza will take place on Saturday, November 23 and will be held at the Glebe Community Centre.

There will be multiple vendors onsite. Catch up on your holiday shopping, support your local area businesses and help raise funds for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines at the same time ! Participating vendors are listed below and are updated periodically.

Admission to this event is free but we are accepting monetary donations that will be directed to the Canadian Red Cross for victims in the Philippines who were affected by the Typhoon.

We are officially at full capacity for this event as all vendor spots have been filled. Please contact Cheryl Wells or Earleen Guarin Garbe for information at future Shopaganza events by email at wellsgarbeproductions@gmail.com or check out our website at www.shopaganza.ca.

Holiday Shopaganza

Saturday, Nov. 23rd, 11am-3pm

175 Third Avenue

Ottawa, ON

Glebe Community Centre


There will be no admission fees to attend this event but we encourage you to make a donation towards the Canadian Red Cross for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. We will be accepting monetary donations that will be directed to the Canadian Red Cross.

As you know, The Philippines has been devastated by a catastrophic typhoon. Over 10,000 are feared dead in one city alone. Typhoon Haiyan – locally known as Yolanda –is the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines in 2013. The storm has caused widespread damage, including landslides and flooding. Among the people affected are those who were left homeless by an earthquake in mid-October.

Cash donations can also be made online at this link: http://www.redcross.ca/donate/donate-online/donate-to-the-typhoon-haiyan-fund. Help the Philippines any way you can.


Many thanks to the following businesses who, in addition to the vendors listed below, have donated items towards our raffles. Raffle tickets will be sold from now and until the day of the event at a cost of 10 for $5. You will be able to choose which prizes to enter your name for. Contact Earleen or Cheryl to purchase your raffle tickets if you can't attend the event. Note that 100% of proceeds from the raffle tickets will be donated to the Canadian Red Cross for Typhoon Hayain victims.


Filipino Community of Ottawa

Members of the Filipino Community will be donating various Filipino food delicacies which will be for sale throughout the day of the event. All monies raised from the food table will be donated to the Canadian Red Cross for victims of Typhoon Hayain.


Fresh, creative and always ahead of the curve, Marilou is a gifted writer and a social media superstar. In charge of the overall public relations aspect of SKYFALL BLUE, ML is a leading expert in social media, communications planning, marketing and media strategy, creative production and promotional development. A published writer, well-known blogger, brand ambassador and media personality. Marilou's tireless efforts to help with this event under such short notice are invaluable. WIth her connections and huge network both within the FIlipino Canadian community and the city of Ottawa as a whole, there's no better PR person than this lady.


An award-winning entrepreneur who has the passion for leadership and mentorship, Fadi is a brilliant business strategist who employs an integrated approach of comprehensive strategic planning, constant innovation, solid social media strategy and the highest quality in customer satisfaction. Backed with a solid track record of successful ventures, he is prominent graduate of University of Ottawa and a highly respected business leader, public speaker, who can transform your business, maximize your profits and get you noticed. His company has generously provided the graphics resources to design the promotional flyers and advertisements for this event.

Delightful Tastes

Delightful Tastes makes beautiful and delicious cakes, pastries and desserts. Made only with the freshest highest quality ingredients, each of their creations are a reflection of their passion for unique flavour combinations, extraordinary craftsmanship, unparalleled taste and artful presentation. They have graciously offered to create some "Philippine" themed cupcakes, pastries and desserts that will be sold at our event with half of the proceeds going towards the Canadian Red Cross.

Iris Dumali-Sutherland, Owner

Iris will be onsite to give some mini manicures ! In exchange for this pampering, donations will be accepted towards the Canadian Red Cross.

Michelle Rodriguez, RMT

Michelle will be providing mini 10 minute massages to those who are interested ! Donations are welcome and appreciated and all monies collected will be given to the Canadian Red Cross.

Sweeter by the Dozen

Located in Ottawa East, these 2 two busy moms still make time to whip up amazing sweets. French macarons are their specialty but other sweets can be ordered upon request. Perfect for small or large events, their sweet treats not only taste delicious but look great as well. Sweeter by the Dozen will be preparing french macarons in Philippine themed flavours including ube (purple yam), macapuno (coconut), banana & mango. All proceeds from sales of these delicious treats will be forwarded to the Canadian Red Cross.