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2022 News

Toronto's Curbside Patios Made Nearly 50x More Money Than the Parking Spots They Took Up

One of the best things that the many painstaking months of lockdown brought us was the innovation of curbside patios that have become an enduring norm in cities like Toronto, where the streets now feel absolutely alive with all sorts of bustling new outdoor dining spaces.

Blog TO | Becky Robertson

17 October 2022

Streamlined Patios and Parklets for Downtown Belleville Next Summer

Expect a streamlined look for patios in downtown Belleville next summer but one that will improve accessibility and eliminate possible liability issues. Belleville City Council has approved almost $544,000 for the purchase of approximately 20 street patios and parklets.

Quinte News | Alana Cameron

11 October 2022

Pop Up Street Patios attends IDA Conference in BC

The PUSPI team attended the International Downtown Association Conference, hosted by the City of Vancouver. Their patio products were shared in the trade show hall. The team attracted interest from a number of US cities, and western Canada. The City of Hamilton Economic Development Director, Norm Schleehan also attended the conference, and visited their booth to support the Hamilton based company.

7 October 2022

Pop-up, dine out and scale-up internationally

Hamilton Economic Development features PUSPI! Pop Up Street Patios has more than 400 mobile patios installed across the province and has recently expanded to the US with a 20 patio installation in Pittsburgh, PA.

Invest in Hamilton | S. Sokolowski

19 September 2022

Fallsview Blvd. perks up with new pop-up patio

Their patios have popped up in dozens of Ontario cities since the pandemic started. Now, Hamilton-based Pop Up Street Patios Inc. has installed nearly 300 feet of new outdoor space on Fallsview Boulevard. 

Niagara Falls Review | John Law

20 July 2022

2021 News

Pop-up patios in downtown Kitchener to help restaurants recover from another lockdown

CBC News | Carmen Groleau

08 May 2021

Patios popping up in Downtown Kitchener in anticipation of restrictions being lifted

CTV News Kitchener | Carmen Wong

08 May 2021

Downtown Kitchener BIA launches Patio Project for Business Recovery

Downtown Kitchener | BIA

20 April 2021

2020 News

Pop-Up Parkettes In Brampton

Weekly Voice

13 September 2020

Pop Up Patio pilot program launches in downtown Alliston

Toronto.com | Brad Pritchard

14 August 2020

Two Pop-Up Patios Have Popped Up on Main Street

Schomberg Main Street | BIA

August 2020

Pop Up Street Patios Inc. Receives Patent

Our team is proud to share that we have received the patent for our street patio products. This patent will protect our years of design innovation and ensure the quality and integrity of our construction for years to come.

The patent further validates our efforts to bring our customers the finest product and continues to build new innovations to support the hospitality industry. Restaurants, pubs, cafes and diners can all realize the transformational benefits of adding a patio and al fresco dining experiences to their business, while BIA’s and downtown business associations can add community friendly parklets to create safe gathering spaces.

Announcement | Pop Up Street Patio Inc.

August 2020

Hamilton’s Pop-Up Street Patios Business Popping Amid Pandemic

Hamilton Spectator | Jon Wells

21 July 2020

Hamilton Company Brings Temporary Patios to Struggling Restaurants

CHCH News | Dominick Nagy

19 July 2020

Getting Ready For Summer

Bar & Beverage Business Magazine | Pages 25-26 (Digital 13-14)

Spring 2020

Pop-up Patios to 'Hopefully' Save Downtown Timmins

Timmins The Daily Press | Elena De Luigi

18 June 2020

Downtown Timmins says Pop-Up Patios will Help Save Restaurants

CTV Northern Ontario | Lydia Chubak

17 June 2020

Pop Up Patios could be coming to St. Thomas

CTV London | Video

June 2020

2018 News