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Join the Old City Quarter businesses and services to celebrate the season of giving and enter to win an Old City Quarter gift basket.

The Old City Quarter's “Light up a Life” campaign is organized by the merchants of the Old City Quarter to aid those in need in Nanaimo. This year, we're collecting donations for the The Nanaimo Shoebox Project. Find out more and how you can give this holiday season >>

Home to an eclectic group of businesses including specialty shoppes, boutiques, restaurants, community service providers and professionals. 

Shop OCQ

Shop

A vibrant mix of boutiques and specialty shops, the Old City Quarter has something for everyone.

 

DINE

There's something for every palette in the Old City Quarter. From specialty cheese, to gluten-free and vegetarian eats, to cupcakes and craft beer (not to mention home to the Nanaimo Bar), come hungry. 

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RELAX

Grab a cup of coffee or tea and just relax in the Old City Quarter. The pace is easy here and the people are always friendly. InfraRed Hydration Station, acupuncture, spas, tarot reading? We've got those too. 

Over 70 services.

 

From dentists, to accountants, to mobile phone repairs, to legal services, Old City Quarter is where some of the best professionals in Nanaimo come to work.