As one of Ontario's up and coming cities Peterborough has become an ideal place to live and raise your family, run a successful business, or vacation for the weekend. Offering a vibrant night life, amazing sports scene, and a thriving local economy. Peterborough is all that and a heck of a lot more. Positioned in Central Ontario Peterborough is a short commute to the GTA allowing you to stay interconnected. Surrounded by 134 lakes, an abundance of recreational activities, and aspiring landscapes; why not make Peterborough your home today?
An award winning university right in your own backyard! This outstanding post secondary institution has repeatedly been voted #1 in Ontario, #2 in Canada, #1 in Canada for Scholarships & Bursaries for the past 5 years.
AMAZING DOWNTOWN CORE
Peterborough's downtown core offers a diverse selection of locally owned & run businesses, beautiful trails, unique heritage buildings, and so much more. During the summer months the streets are filled with family and friends. Enjoy yourself at one of our many street festivals from the Hootenanny on Hunter, to A Taste of Peterborough, or a night of live music at Del Crary Park. Prefer not to travel by land? Dock your boat at Little Lake; where else are you steps away from your boat and a energetic downtown scene!
EAGER FOR NEW DEVELOPMENT
Supported by a strong and knowledgeable members our community is hungry for business. New businesses are redefining success everyday in Peterborough as it offers a strong workforce and all the support one may need. Simply allowing you to work where you play.
LOCAL FARMER'S MARKETS
The Peterborough & District Farmers’ market runs every Saturday, year round from 7am – 1pm. You can find a wide variety of vegetables, freshly picked berries, homemade pies & tarts, dairy products, fresh meat and even hot lunches prepared by local chefs. A great way to experience all that Peterborough and the Kawartha’s has to offer.