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.

Events at Bayview Leaside

Shop Local Giveaway!

  GIVEAWAY TIME!⁠ 12 lucky people will win $150 cash prizes over our consecutive 4-week giveaway campaign! Weekly giveaways will run on the following dates: July 5th – 9th June 12th – 16th July 19th – 23rd July 26th – 30th   Follow us on Instagram to participate and see the full set of rules to enter! https://www.instagram.com/bayviewleasidebia/

Leaside Garden Society Awards Bayview Leaside BIA for our Florals!

Congratulations!!! Each year The Leaside Garden Society recognizes a company or institution which has made a significant effort to beautify the community with its landscaping. We are pleased to inform you that The Bayview-Leaside BIA received, by far, the most votes from our members for 2020.  Your investment in our local streetscape has brightened up a significant area of Leaside … Read More

Reopening Guidance Package for BIAs

Website The City of Toronto is preparing to oversee the safe restart of some services and partial reopening of many businesses. Resources have been developed to help support business through this time. For guidance on safely reopening, business operators can reference the Toronto Public Health Planning Guide, and visit the COVID-19: Reopening Guidelines for Businesses & Organizations to view sector … Read More

COVID-19 Resources

GOVERNMENT OF CANADA COVID-19 Update Page Resources for Business Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan Helping Canadians With the Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic Calling All Suppliers – Help Canada combat Coronavirus disease ROE Guidelines for Issuing EI COVID-19 – Benefits and services Statement from the FCAC Commissioner Canadian Business Resilience Network Employment Insurance and Labour and Occupational Health and Safety … Read More

3rd Annual Leaside Life Holiday Window Display Winners!

A big thank you to Leaside Life for running our 3rd annual window display contest on Bayview Avenue! Today we had the honour of hand-delivering the awards to all of the winners and honourable mentions from this year’s contest! Winners! Paws & Claws Pet Store 1721 Bayview Avenue MacFAB Home 1685 Bayview Avenue Butter Studio 1597 Bayview Avenue Dolce & … Read More

It’s on Bayview! Freshness Daily!

Freshness daily. Pasta, bread, pastries, raw juices, seasonal vegetables. ⁠ Farm-fresh poultry and meats. Fish and seafood.⁠ ⁠ It’s on Bayview. ⁠ ⁠ You deserve freshness too! Makeup, hair, nails.⁠ ⁠ It’s on Bayview.⁠ ⁠ ⁠*The stores listed below are identified because the specific item photographed has come from their store, however, there are multiple stores on Bayview Avenue that … Read More