There is great shopping in Grand Rapids this spring season. Grand Rapids, Minnesota offers a wide variety of shopping opportunities. There are many family owned businesses in the Grand Rapids area that offer a wide variety of items. You will find items such as: giftware, home goods, clothing, children’s specialty items, locally produced food items, cookware, jewelry, primitives, antiques, furnishings and many more. You will find shops all over town that cater to those looking for that one of a kind unique item that you will not find anywhere else. From arts to wallets and everything in between you will find it in Grand Rapids, Minnesota.
Here is Grand Rapids we celebrate pride and progress of our area shops. Purple Pinecone has been a locally owned business since 2002. We celebrate their new store in Old Central School. Old Central School is located in the downtown business district and is on the national historic registry. In 1983 the city of Grand Rapids re-opened the school as a commerce site that housed many retail businesses. Today the Old Central School is home to a cafe, quilt shop, antiques, vintage finds and primitives stores, and now Purple Pinecone.
The Purple Pinecone offers wonderful shopping in Grand Rapids. You will find Gifts, Collectibles, Home Decor, Women and Children’s Apparel and Accessories, Valances, Tableware, Jewelry, Candles, Gourmet Foods and much more. Purple Pinecone is filled with bright spring colors, contemporary jewelry, sleek purses, flameless candles, giftware for children, flavored oils, eclectic partyware, gourmet food lines, and primitive signs. New lines that they carry in their new store are: Clothing lines by Downeast, Blvd for women and Zutano for children; Candles by Illume; London pottery; Blaze International; Mirage flameless candles. Existing lines that they will continue to carry are Brighton, Vera Bradley, and Tribal. Their new store hours in the Old Central School are Mon-Fri 9:30am-5:30pm and Sat 10am-4pm. They are located on the second floor of Old Central School. Their address is: 10 NW 5th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744. You can contact them at 218-327-8119 or checkout their website at www.thepurplepinecone.
Call your friends and take a road trip to Grand Rapids, MN. Make a weekend of it by checking out our many lodging options from hotel/motels, B&B’s to Minnesota Family Resorts. You will find lots of lodging options around the Grand Rapids area. Check out Visit Grand Rapids website for a wide selection to meet your lodging needs, and to view an updated Calendar of Events as well as listing for area businesses.