Downtown Port Perry Holiday Gift Guide

Downtown Port Perry Holiday Gift Guide

When you’re doing your holiday shopping this season, you may feel pressure to brave the crowds at a mall or take the easy road and shop online from the comfort of your own home. Shopping in Historic Downtown Port Perry is the best of both worlds; you can keep close to home, and you can visit a wide variety of different shops and find something for everybody on your shopping list!

Take a look at our list of must-visit shopping spots in Downtown Port Perry.


Located in beautiful downtown Port Perry, Luke’s Country Store spans an impressive 10,000 feet and is a must-stop shop when visiting Port Perry. With everything from home furnishings to ornaments and festive decor to clothing and accessories, Luke’s has something for everybody on your Christmas shopping list.

POE Design

Do you enjoy visiting flea markets? POE Design began by selling at local markets and festivals before opening the Port Perry location in 1998, and you can still experience the flea market charm when you step inside. The shop is filled to the brim with all sorts of unique signs, mugs, art prints, clocks and more. Keep your eyes peeled when you’re inside, you don’t want to miss something fabulous!


Brock’s 125 year history makes it a well-known shopping destination in Port Perry. Boasting “four storefronts under one roof,” Brock’s has everything from adult and children’s fashions, footwear, accessories, giftware and more.

Tribal Voices

Looking for one-of-a-kind gifts for someone in your life who marches to the beat of their own drum? Tribal Voices is filled with eye-catching, new-age treasures from around the world, including wooden sculptures, art, clothing, jewellery, incense, crystals, books and more. If you’re looking for a unique gift for somebody special, you won’t be disappointed by their wide selection.

Nutty Chocolatier

If you’re looking for for unique and tasty stocking stuffers, take a trip to The Nutty Chocolatier. Handcrafted truffles, homemade fudge, customizable gift baskets, festive chocolates and loads of imported specialty sweets make The Nutty Chocolatier a great place to “treat” a loved one this holiday season.

Piano Inn & Cafe

Give the gift of experience this holiday season at the Piano Inn & Cafe. The charming four corners building is conveniently located in Historic Downtown Port Perry, steps from dozens of local shops and restaurants. The Piano Inn features five beautiful suites with full amenities, and the Piano Cafe offers delicious brunch and lunch options. Treat somebody special to a weekend getaway in beautiful Port Perry this holiday season.

The Wee Tartan Shop

Everyone knows The Wee Tartan Shop is the best place for everything the British Isles have to offer! Treat the Game of Thrones superfan in your life to a house banner, honour your Celtic heritage with Irish-made sterling silver jewellery, brew the perfect cuppa in a traditional tea pot or even stock up on specialty British goodies. Take a stroll around The Wee Tartan Shop this holiday season, they always have something special up their tartan-clad sleeves!

The Perfect Scoop, Hank’s Pastries, The Pantry Shelf

Are you on dessert duty this holiday season, but aren’t much of a baker? Fear not, downtown Port Perry is a great place to shop local and get the tastiest homemade treats! Want to bring something different to the table? Order a delicious, handmade gelato cake from The Perfect Scoop! Fill the dessert table with assorted treats from Hank’s Pastries, or pick-up a mouth-watering pie from The Pantry Shelf.

This is just a small fraction of all the great shops in our beautiful town, so don’t forget to check out our business directory before you head out the door, or discover Historic Downtown Port Perry on your own!

Visits with Santa

Visits with Santa

Celebrate Christmas in Port Perry!
About your Event: Come visit Santa at his Hut located in front of the Port Office.

Thursdays and Fridays 3pm-5pm
Saturdays 10am-12pm | 1pm-3pm

Victorian Christmas: Carriage Rides & Santa

Victorian Christmas: Carriage Rides & Santa

About your Event: Historic Port Perry sparkles with style!
Free Carriage Rides Saturdays 12-4pm and Sundays 1-4pm. December 1st until Christmas.
Free visit with Santa! Discover unique shops, dining and accomodations, all wrapped up in authentic small town service. Parking is always free. Only an hour from Toronto.

Baskerville Gingerbread Village

Baskerville Gingerbread Village

About your Event: An annual tradition, Bakersville is a community project featuring gingerbread homes and buildings created by community members. Running from December 1st to January 2nd, Bakersville offers a delightful celebration of the season.

Dates: December 1st to January 2nd Where: Scugog Memorial Public Library, Kent Farndale Gallery Cost: Free More Information:

Interested in participating in Bakersville? Pick up an information sheet at the library with gingerbread recipes and a tip sheet to complete your ‘construction’. There is no entry fee and entries from individuals, families, or groups are all welcome. Just bring your creation to the library from November 27th to 29th.

Opening of Port Perry BIA Santa House

Opening of Port Perry BIA Santa House

About your Event Bring the kids downtown to meet their favourite white-haired, jolly old man: Santa Claus! He will be at this house waiting to hear all the kids Christmas wishes. Great fun for the family!

December 1st @Downtown Port Perry
Thurs-Fri 3-5 pm
Sat 10 am-noon and 1 pm – 3 pm