This neighbourhood has a strong youthful vibe and appeals to those who are looking to live in a trendy area of the city. The focal point of the neighbourhood is Trinity Bellwoods Park, located right in the centre of the neighbourhood. It’s a popular spot for those looking to relax during the day time and is host to a number of summer festivals. It’s a great area for recreational activities or enjoying a picnic lunch. There are paved paths, a children’s playground, wading pool, sports field, baseball diamond, 4 tennis courts and an artificial skating rink. The neighbourhood itself has its own distinctive, social vibe. Trinity Bellwoods is considered one of the hippest neighbourhoods in the city.
The modest, attractive homes in Trinity Bellwoods were built between 1880 and 1905 and are typical Victorian period architecture. Larger, more elaborate homes line Shaw Street where the beautiful tree-filled boulevard is twice as wide as other streets in the area. There’s also a handful of lofts in this neighbourhood, for those looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle, complete with modern amenities.
Queen Street, which borders Trinity Bellwood Park on the south, is one of the most popular and trendy streets in the city, known for arts and culinary delights. Here you’ll find an abundance of galleries, antique shops, bookstores, vegetarian restaurants, natural food markets, eclectic shops, cafés and restaurants.
North of Trinity Bellwoods Park, Ossington Avenue’s lively nightlife caters to the young and the young at heart.