Think outside the big box to uncover the fun of shopping for unique finds. When you visit a store that specializes in one particular area, you can enjoy a wider selection and a more knowledgeable staff to help you.

{ Start }

Get started at Tanger Outlet Center, where 120 stores can keep you shopping all day and beyond. Then continue for more discoveries.

  • Trees & Trends – home décor and jewelry
    1100 S. McKenzie St. • 251-971-3003
  • Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market – fresh local produce and seafood, baked items, crafts, and much more. located between Ala. 59 and Beach Express
    20777 Baldwin County 20
  • Gigi’s Scrapbookin’ & More – scrapbooking supplies, classes, arts and crafts materials
    10062 Baldwin County 20 • 251-971-2005


{ Lunch }

Continue the theme of unique when you break for lunch at one of our local restaurants. Have fun and enjoy menu options than are far from ordinary.

  • Gelato Joes – sandwiches and salads, incredible desserts including gelato
    201 E. Michigan Ave. • 251-971-5637
  • John’s Gyro – Authentic gyros, home-made baklava
    120 W. Orange Ave. • 251-970-2268
  • Portabella’s -Pasta, pizza, sandwiches and salads
    201 S. McKenzie St. • 251-943-7773

Old Time Pottery

{ Afternoon }

Recharged after a great lunch, return to your quest for truly unique finds with these great local businesses.

  • Jan’s Art Studio – one of a kind gifts made in Alabama
    115 W. Laurel Ave. • 251-971-3836
  • Manning Jewelry – fine jewelry, custom jewelry design, fashion jewelry
    207 W. Laurel Ave. • 251-943-4771
  • Orange Blossom Square – several boutique shops in the heart of downtown
  • Old Time Pottery – home décor, seasonal, floral, house wares
    7976 State Hwy 59 • 251-955-5240
  • Hoods Discount Home Center – kitchen, bath, flooring, outdoor
    1918 N. McKenzie St. • 251-943-7801