Waterloo - Uptown Waterloo

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Welcome to Uptown. Discover over 450 businesses including unique independent retail shops, a diverse food scene, vibrant nightlife, critically acclaimed fine dining and vibrant summer patios that offer visitors a relaxing view of everything the heart of the city has to offer. Plan your visit around checking out one of Uptown’s acclaimed festivals, The Jazz Festival, Buskers Festival and Lumen to name a few – while taking in the award-winning architecture. Uptown Waterloo is home to the world-renowned Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Canadian Clay and Glass Museum, Centre for International Governance Innovation, and much more. Fun, vibrant and classy, Uptown really has something fabulous for everyone.

Want to learn more? Please feel free to contact our Uptown Ambassador Laura Munz with any questions and be sure to check out the Uptown Waterloo BIA’s website to learn more about markets and events throughout the year at uptownwaterloobia.com



My Main Street is a partnership between the Economic Developers Council of Ontario and the Canadian Urban Institute.

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