Where to shop in the tri-state area
Where to shop in the tri-state area
If you're like me, then you like to spend at least one day shopping 'til you drop. Washington County is full of many wonderful shopping opportunities. Whether you are searching for the latest fashion, a perfect souvenir, a gift for a loved one, or checking out interesting and unique shops then our county is the right place to be. Put on your most comfortable outfit and shoes, grab your wallet or purse and begin.
Beaver Creek Antique Market, 20202 National Pike, Hagerstown, 301-739-8075, www.beavercreekantiques.com, Open Daily 10am-5pm (Closed Wednesday). Conveniently located just east of Hagerstown near I-70 and I-81. 150 quality dealers.
Auction Square Market Place, 7702 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, 301-416-2788, M-F 10am-5pm; Sat & Sun 9am-6pm. Something for everyone: Nascar, Antiques, Appliances, Tools/Hardware, Office Supplies, Annalee Dolls, Collectibles and much more.
Rocky Ridge Collectibles, 14716 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, 301-714-4800, M, T, Th, Fr, Sat 10am-5pm; Sun Noon-5pm. Unique shop that offers antiques, crafts, collectibles, and gifts as well as a flea market and gift shop.
Valley Antiques & Uniques, 108 E. Baltimore St., Funkstown, 301-739-5070. This charming store welcomes you to come and browse.
The Train Room, 360 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown, 301-745-6681. If you're into model trains the history of the railroad, this unique store offers the best in train sets.
Super Shoes, 601 Dual Highway, Hagerstown, 301-739-2130. Want the best selection of shoes? Then visit Super Shoes for sneakers, dress shoes, casuals, sports, and more.
Hancock Antique Mall, 266 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Hancock, 301-678-5959, M, T, Th, Fr, Sat 9am-5pm; Sun Noon-5pm. This large mall offers the best in antiques with their huge selection of glassware, books, linens, dolls, furniture and more. Browse the flea market and gift shop too.
Primitive Thyme, 15603 C National Pike, Hagerstown, 301-582-0826, M, W-Sat 10-5pm; Sun Noon-5pm. This store offers country decor at affordable prices - braided rugs, McCall's candles, furniture, Barn Stars and much more.
Gifts Inn BoonsBoro, 16 N. Main Street, Boonsboro, MD 21713, 301-432-0090, M-Sa. 10-6, Su. 11-4., www.GiftsInnBoonsboro.com. A showcase of regional arts and crafts featuring the work of over 75 artists.
Finders Keepers Fine Consignments, 1308 Dual Highway, next to Memory Lane Antiques, 301-790-2300, www.finderskeepershagerstown.com, Tue-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 12-5, Closed Mondays. Go see their amazing selection of home furnishings, decor, and accents.
World Treasure Thrift Shop, 22 W. Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740, 301-797-8624, M-Sat. 10-4. Prices just right for you! This shop has clothing, housewares, toys, books, and fabrics.
McCutcheon's Factory Store, 13 South Wisner St., Frederick, 301-662-3261, M-F 8am-5pm, www.mccutcheons.com. Producers of fine fruit products since 1938, featuring home-style apple butter, apples, preserves, jellies, nuts, juice blends, dressings, honey, cider, hot sauces, barrels, and gift baskets. Wholesale and retail.
The Briar Patch, 12 N. Conococheague St., Williamsport, 301-223-4599, Wed-Sat 10-5. Dealer of Boyds Bears resin & plush, candles, country crafts and tin stars. This is a fun place to visit and shop.
The Vacuum Store, 17549 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown, across from Sheetz in Halfway, 301-582-0575; www.thevacuumstoremaryland.com. Serving Western Maryland since 1979, this store carries all brands of vacuums, and offers personal service, quality repairs, expert advice, and sales & service.
Needles & Pins, 310 East Church St., Frederick, 301-695-7199; 877-695-7199, M, T, W, F, S: 10am to 5pm; Th: 10am to 8pm; Sun: Noon to 5pm, www.needles-n-pins.com. Needles & Pins is historic downtown Frederick, Maryland's independent quilt shop. They feature a large assortment of top quality quilting cottons, hundreds of patterns and books, notions, kits, National Nonwovens' Woolfelt and other items to meet the needs and interests of today's quilter.
Village Emporium, 7 N. Main St., Smithsburg, 301-824-2247, Tue-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10-3. This unique shop has holiday gifts, candles, greeting cards, flags, teas and pottery, quilts, Christian inspirations and much more. While there stop by J&B Trains, check out their displays and models and pick up a few items for yourself.
Miller's Farmstead, 14506 National Pike, Clear Spring, MD, 301-842-0330, Tues-Sat 10-5; Sun & Mon closed; www.millersfarmstead.com. This historic house was built in 1823 as Miller's Tavern & Hotel and now is home to Miller's Farmstead, your source for new ideas in home dĒcor and gifts. Among the things you will find are rugs, lamps, pictures, jewelry, candles, and seasonal dĒcor.
From the Heart Gifts, 11143 Burkett Rd., Greencastle, 717-597-1179, Open Tuesday-Saturday 10-5; www.fromtheheartgiftsbysue.com. Stop by and check out their home furnishings and gifts for your home and for your holidays. They build furniture to meet your needs, plus have a full line of gifts and decorations for your home and gift giving.
BBS Jewelers, 102 S. Antrim Way, Greencastle, 717-597-1818; www.bbsjewelers.com. Finding the right piece is easy at BBS Jewelers. Check out their ongoing sales. Financing is available.
Wherever your likes and dislikes may take you - you're sure to find exactly what you're looking for - and possibly a few you weren't.