Lifestyle in Oshawa
Downtown Oshawa’s gentrified shopping district situated at King and Simcoe Streets, features a series of colourful wall murals, pretty floral planters and cast-iron street lamps. This shopping area hosts a Farmers Market at the Queen’s Market Square, located at the corner of Richmond and William Streets. Vendors at the market sell farm fresh produce, crafts, and antiques. This market is open every Saturday from spring until fall.
Oshawa Centre, located at 419 King Street West, is one of the largest shopping centres in the Greater Toronto Area. This shopping centre has recently undergone a major renovation. It features over 200 shops and services and is anchored by: The Bay, Sears, and Zellers. In the north part of Oshawa you will find numerous suburban style shopping plazas that feature a myriad of franchise stores and restaurants.