The Eastern Townships
The Eastern Townships–a region made up of 9 territories and 114 municipalities whose unique characteristics come together to create the perfect balance between one-of-a-kind history and a promising future. While the region holds great respect for tradition, it also possesses the endless capacity for innovation. Adding to the “best of both worlds” feel is the Townships’ ability to embrace the art of relaxation as well as its commitment to advancement.
A PLACE WHERE soothing landscapes inspire quiet contemplation and stress simply slips away.
A PLACE WHERE the energy and drive to get things done is shared among workers, residents, students, entrepreneurs, and families. You needn’t look far to witness challenges being overcome, boundaries being pushed, and out-of-the-box thinking. It’s a place for reinvention, where new ideas and projects are taking off.
A PLACE WHERE business projects committed to research, technology, and the environment are fuelled by generations of knowledge and expertise. Deep-rooted traditions have served as an irreplaceable asset for the people of the Eastern Townships as they take their place at the forefront of innovation.
There’s no need to compromise when it comes to realizing both your personal and professional dreams. The perfect balance is within your reach! Relish an urban lifestyle thanks to the proximity of major city centres, all while benefitting from the rural perks of bountiful nature and unlimited outdoor activities.
“TOGETHERNESS” has always been at the heart of our identity. A world of opportunities is made possible by our community’s welcoming nature and constant commitment to a collaborative atmosphere.
Much like a patch-work quilt, each pleasant and unique element of the Eastern Townships comes together in perfect harmony to create a living work of art.
What Sets Us Apart
Our region’s many advantages can provide an exciting, yet balanced lifestyle.
We are bold, free-thinkers, ready to grab hold of what the world has to offer. Thanks to the knowledge coming out of our many colleges and universities, as well citizens from around the world, there is no barrier we can’t overcome. Here, anything is possible.
Joie de vivre
Experience the joy of life’s pleasures in your day-to-day. Here, vacation activities are not just for vacation.
Enjoy indoor and outdoor shows within minutes of your home. Meander and learn in a local museum. Try out snowshoeing or skiing on the slopes. Relax or take the kids to play at a nearby park or playground. Or, sit back and sip delicious coffee in a lively café…
Collaboration is the key to our success! Our region offers proximity to major urban centres and endless business opportunities. It’s a place where close collaboration between companies and educational institutions ensures that knowledge and expertise are shared between our citizens and communities.
Discover the diversity of our region’s territories
An undisputed leader in the Green Revolution, Brome-Missisquoi is a vibrant community filled with creative and inspiring people. Its rich Anglo-Saxon heritage and avant-garde appeal contribute to its unparalleled vivacity and free-spirited atmosphere. The region’s open-minded, committed, and determined locals actively contribute to its influential character.En savoir +
Live amongst the hills of the Coaticook region; a one of a kind place, beautified by idyllic rolling landscapes. Here’s your chance to be part of a dynamic and supportive community. Living in the Coaticook region also means enjoying a rich and bountiful land that nourishes and delights both young and old.En savoir +
Haut-Saint-François is located between Sherbrooke, Mont-Mégantic, and the American border. This region’s exceptional community sets itself apart by embracing shared values of solidarity, equality, preservation, knowledge, and forward-thinking.
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The gateway to the Eastern Townships, Haute-Yamaska benefits from being close to everything. Less than an hour from Montreal, Sherbrooke, Drummondville, and the U.S. border–you can enjoy all the advantages of nearby cities in a peaceful and enchanting setting surrounded by nature.
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Granit, an impressively vast territory where mountains meet prairies and lakes, and the immensity of its outdoor spaces and starry skies will take your breath away. The welcoming and dynamic people of Granit animate the resilient environment, which reinvents itself day after day.
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Memphrémagog boasts a larger-than-life feel; a vast playground where majestic lakes and magnificent mountains coexist. Offering many useful bilingual services, it’s the best of both worlds–a city nestled in the countryside. This slice of heaven is perfect for holidaymakers and residents alike… Come see for yourself!En savoir +
Surround yourself with Sherbrooke’s greenery, mountains, and water. This region offers everything a family could need with the benefits of urban life and the beauty of nature. Sherbrooke is a professional and scientific hub in the Eastern Townships; a knowledge centre and a champion of diversity where culture and sports thrive.En savoir +
The smallest territory in southern Quebec, the Sources region prides itself on innovation. The Sources locals have made their mark on our region thanks to their ability to be both inventive and creative.
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Val-Saint-François is a sprawling territory made up of three distinct townships. Discover endless possibilities between Valcourt, Richmond and Windsor. Here, French and English cultures have come together to shape the region’s unique architecture and local values.En savoir +