7 unmissable things to do in Duncan
If you’ve ever visited historic Duncan, you know that taking time to explore the area is completely worth it. There are some great spots located right along the highway, and Duncan’s nearby charming town centre is home to many shops, restaurants, and cultural landmarks. A fantastic place to visit with family, friends, or solo, here are 7 things to do the next time you visit Duncan.
Shop Duncan: From Chelsea Boots to Local Roots
Duncan shopping is wonderfully walkable and covers everything from the high style of one of the Island’s best shoe stores, to handmade local Cowichan crafts, up to the minute fashions and galleries showing the work of local artists, potters and carvers. And don’t miss the spectacular year-round Farmer’s Market, each and every Saturday, where you can talk to the local growers and producers.
A Downtown that has it All
“Duncan is actually the smallest city in Canada, but that’s where the smallness ends. It’s packed with everything a visitor could wish for, great coffee, restaurants, a bakery, a chocolatier, a cocktail bar and a brewpub. And there are shops-shoe shops, book shops, toy shops, barber shops, gift shops, flower shops, frock shops and all the other services you’d find in a destination five times its size. Come visit and find out what shopping is like taken at a stroll. ”