Lifestyle in Clarington
The Town of Bowmanville, and the Village of Newcastle both contain downtown heritage shopping districts that include a large collection of retail stores, antique shops, and restaurants The Durham Region Highway 2 shopping corridor contains numerous shopping plazas, fast food restaurants, and retail chains.
The Courtice Flea Market and Auction Barn located at 1696 Bloor Street is open year round. Bowmanville has a flea market at 243 King St. E., and a second flea market at 182 Wellington Street. Archibald Orchards and Estate Winery located at 6275 Liberty Street in Bowmanville offers tours and tastings. The gift shop here sells unique preserves and candles, in addition to their award winning wines. Farm fresh produce is sold on a seasonal basis at 12 designated farms situated throughout the municipality.