The City of Kitchener offers the excitement and convenience of living in a large city, but also offers small-town charm. It is a great place to work, live and play. The City continues it’s growth and is quickly becoming known as a technology hub as well as the home of many start-up businesses.
Enjoy Kitchener’s vibrant downtown core with a variety of restaurants and shops or plan to attend one of the many festivals including the infamous Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest, TD Kitchener Blues Festival, KOI Music Festival, Big Music Fest and many more. Learn more about the heritage of the beautiful city by visiting the Homer Watson House and Gallery, Waterloo Region Museum and Doon Heritage Village. You can also visit the world-class performing arts theatre, the Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, or get outside where there are 1,600 hectares of parkland, which includes more than 75 natural areas, 220 parks, more than 125 kilometres of community trails and 45,000 street trees.
This beautiful city also allows access to many surrounding cities including Guelph and Cambridge only 30 minutes away, Hamilton 52 minutes, Toronto 1.5 hours and of course the neighbouring City of Waterloo.