Support main street businesses now to help preserve our vibrant communities.

We’re seeing momentum in entrepreneurial expression across the region, but especially in our downtowns. In the centre of our communities is where you’ll find makers’ and farmers’ markets, a huge variety of restaurants, coffee roasteries, gaming cafes and barber shops. You’ll also find co-working spaces, our regional tech innovation centre, our tech accelerator, and shared studio spaces. Bring your business to Durham Region’s downtowns.

Stories From Downtown


33 Beautiful Downtown Boutiques for Local Fashion Finds

Downtowns of Durham

Oct 06, 2021

Downtown Ajax

Ajax Bowling Centre is Reinventing the Wheel, One Pin at a Time

Jessie Davis

Nov 25, 2021

Downtown Uxbridge

Dining in Uxbridge: A Weekend Mini-Tour

Jessie Davis

Aug 12, 2021

Latest Downtowns of Durham Partner Updates
Durham Tourism December 2021 Enews

This month in Durham Region, rediscover local businesses and #ShopInDurham this holiday season, cook up some seasonal recipes from local Chef Alex, drive along A Country Path Christmas Tour, take a…

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Durham Tourism Enews November 2021

This month in Durham Region, discover 13 downtown Durham Region cafes and restaurants where you can indulge in your pumpkin passion, join the Abilities Centre for a festive tree and holiday activity…

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