Shenandoah Heritage Market is nothing short of an experience worth cherishing. The iconic 110-foot twin windmills mark the location of the market, while the distinct smell of kettle corn greets you at its entrance. Colorful shops sell clothes, collectibles, antiques, home decor items, food items, gift items, beauty products, music CDs and more. After a round of hopping and shopping, grab a bite at the delightful 'Hungry Farmer Cafe.' Salads, sandwiches, coffees and ice-cream complete your daylong venture at Shenandoah Heritage Market. Visit website for information.
Crossroads Country Store is a quaint little shop in the Shenandoah Heritage Market. Items include books chronicling Civil War history, handmade quilts, beautiful handbags, flags, local items and Southern novelty goods. The store has a certain feel-good element written all over it, and you can plunge into the world of cute, attractive items.
Artisans' Hope is a quaint art shop at the Common Ground Market Place. Filled with little crafted items, pieces of home decor, innovative jewelery and other beautiful collectibles, the shop pampers your taste for arty things. Each item is hand-made by skilled artisans from across the globe. Artisans' Hope indulges in fair trade of handicrafts and goods, to ensure wages for the unemployed workers. It truly is a ray of hope for the skilled craftsmen of the world. Visit website for more details.
The Harrisonburg Farmer's Market takes place every Saturday from 9a to 1p. The market features the farm fresh produce, seasonal specialties, local crafts, artisanal goods and more. From fresh fruits and vegetables, locally sourced wine, local art, freshly roasted coffee, homemade baked goods, confectionery and more, there are plenty of stalls to explore and lots to sample.
Dayton Farmers Market is a classical farmers market in the heart of Dayton. It occupies a large open space, has a plethora of shops selling, fresh vegetables, local produce, fruits, cheese, meat, organic products, sweets, breads and other bakery items. Ice-cream and sandwich stalls line the market and are thronged by shoppers. There are ample parking spaces available at the market, which brings in public from far off places. The city's major tourist spots are a stone's throw from the market. Head here for a round of 'fresh' shopping. Visit website for more information on stalls.