Shopping in the neighborhood, can have you walking away with a few really good finds, such as Vintage Music Co. (vinyl and turntable accessories), Candy Jar (candy store), Flamingo’s Divine Finds (vintage furniture and home accessories) and Southside Vintage & Quality Goods (antiques). Head to Bill St Mane Sporting Goods to fix/replace broken gear, or just pack it in for the day at Cork Dork Wine Co., McDonald’s Liquor and Wine and Elevated Beer, Wine & Spirits to stockpile supplies for the evening.
Jenny in the City focuses on modern women’s fashion, and they also carry chic jewelry and fun gifts (yes, you really do need that Betty White coffee mug). Cake Plus-Size Resale offers sweet deals on plus-size clothing. You can even book a one-on-one style session with owner Cat Polivoda, who’s known for giving thoughtful fashion advice and personal attention to anyone who walks through the door.
One of the most fun stops in the neighborhood, Tom’s Popcorn Shop takes visitors on a tasting tour of freshly popped goodness. After 40 years in business, the cheese, caramel, and Krunch Corn (made with sugar and butter in a copper kettle), remain tried-and-true favorites.