Despite being a small suburban city that is considered by many more of a residential community than an economic center, Pickering, ON is also a major shopping destination and economic hub with a high rate of employment. With the city being home to major shopping malls, specialty stores, boutiques, and retail outlets, most residents find no need to travel all the way to the much-congested much more developed city of Toronto for their shopping needs. Below are some of the most reputable shopping destinations near Pickering ON city:
Pickering Town Centre
Located at 1355 Kingston Road, Pickering Town Centre is definitely the largest and most popular shopping facility in town. This regional mall runs from 10 am to 9 pm on weekdays and 9 am to 6 pm on weekends and features over five anchor stores and more than 200 general stores and service providers. The mall offers all sort of products and services including Clothing, unique toys, food products, electronics, and virtually everything you could think of including kitchen supplies and furniture. It is also a perfect place to dine with friends and family in the downstairs food court and their wine selection is incredible. Lastly, the mall is professionally organized and features spacious parking outside. The Go-station is just a few meters away from the mall and is one of the most convenient ways to access this facility.
Moving on, Value Village is a popular thrift shop located at 645 Kingston Road in the beautiful Pickering city. The store features a great variety of low-priced and professionally displayed items ranging from kids toys, clothes books and pretty much everything found in a typical thrift store. They also have a donation option.
Lowe’s Home Improvement
This is an ultramodern store located at 1899 Brock Road that specializes in selling all sorts of home-improvement items including furniture, home appliances, gardening tools and supplies, general tools & more. The store is very spacious and the variety and quality of products available is breathtaking. The shop also offers great prices and discounts on their products.
If you’re conscious about your eating habits and fancy shopping in an organic food store, Tiano’s Organics is the place to be. Located at 375 Kingston Road, this store offers fresh organic farm products, tasty baked goods, great vegan and vegetarian diets, and food options. Next door is a butcher that sells organic poultry and meat.