Head forty minutes to the northwest of Waterloo, Ontario – up Regional Rd 85 and across 86 – and you’ll arrive in Listowel, Ontario. Home to over 6,800 residents, this community is one of several in the municipality of North Perth. Other North Perth settlements include Atwood, Britton, Donegal, Gowanstown, Kurtzville, Monkton, Newry, Teviotdale, Trowbridge and Wallace. Many people choose to find apartment rentals in Listowel because of its thriving arts community, junior hockey league as well as its strong Irish and Scottish heritage.
Things to do in Listowel, Ontario
Move into one of Listowel’s apartment rentals and be close to a number of things to do, including:
• Theatre Three-Eleven – this live-theatre venue is the place where local thespians come to perform.
• The Bookery – teleport to another time and place, where Celtic music is the score to your epic journey to an old world library in an ancient Celtic land. Part bookstore, part jewellery boutique, this local hotspot features a diverse selection of fiction and non-fiction tomes, jewellery and wares with Celtic, Scottish and Irish themes.
• Paddyfest – each year, Listowel’s residents of Irish heritage celebrate and share their Celtic ancestry with their community. This bi-weekly event is usually held in the weeks surrounding St. Patrick’s Day and is primarily managed by the Kinsmen and Kinette clubs in the municipality.