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!

Chili Cook-off Winners!

Chili Cook-off Winners!

A huge thank-you goes out to all of our chili contestants.  We appreciate the enormous effort that goes into making this much chili and serving it on such an unseasonable hot day!!!

A special thank you to our judges who took their responsibility very seriously:

Donn Kett, Scugog Councillor – Ward 3

Arren Loyst, Facebook & Instagram Contest Winner

Lindsey Park, Ontario PC Candidate, Durham

Dan Pollard, 105.5 FM


Judge’s Choice

In a blind taste test, the highest score based on rating colour, aroma, texture and flavour went to Willowtree Farm.

People’s Choice

This was a very close contest!! With each participant being only 2 votes away from the next …

the winner is ….. Harp & Wylie’s Canadian Grill House !!

2nd Place … Willowtree Farm

3rd Place ….  The Villa


Congratulations to our Chili Cook-off Winners!!




Diva Night 2017

Diva Night 2017


A great night out had by all!

The cool weather this year didn’t seem to be a problem! Go Girls! Thank you to all who attended.

Thank you to all the ladies and friends who came out last Friday to our 13th annual #DivaNight A big thank you to all of our businesses.... #DiscoverPortPerry Jester's Court META4 Contemporary Craft Gallery The Piano Inn and Cafe Luxe Beauty & Portrait Studio The Framer's GalleryBabes and BeardsAnja Of Sweden Plum LocoDb Silversmith Designs Dana's GoldsmithingThe Nutty Chocolatier - Port PerryHarp and Wylie's Canadian Grill House Inc. Branching OutBrock'sQueen Beans Coffee HouseMarwan's Global BistroTweed & Hickory Port Perry

Posted by Port Perry BIA on Wednesday, May 3, 2017
New Website!

New Website!

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Easter Egg Hunt & Bonnet Contest!

Easter Egg Hunt & Bonnet Contest!

What a fantastic event. Thank you to all those who attended!

Thank you Newsdurham – for being at the annual #PortPerry Easter Bonnet Contest.

Port Perry Cookbook for the Arts

Port Perry Cookbook for the Arts

The Port Perry Chefs Cookbook for the Arts is NOW available…. grab your copy today at the Scugog Council for the Arts — 100% of All proceeds go to SCA – $15

Special thank you to Libbie Burns, President of SCA and Jonathan van Bilsen, Photography for being advocates for putting this special project together featuring 18 delightful culinary establishments in the area, each sharing t heir favorite recipe.
Jester’s Court
The Piano Inn and Cafe
Hank’s Pastries
Queen Beans Coffee House
Marwan’s Global Bistro & Port Social
Harp and Wylie’s Canadian Grill House Inc.
Herrington’s Quality Butchers
Pickles & Olives
The Pub Port Perry
Foundry Kitchen & Bar
Sweet Maple
Nestleton Waters Inn
Hyland Family Restaurant
Port Perry Smokehouse
Port Perry Thai
Sunnybrae Golf Club
Old Flame Brewing Co.