Shopping in Grand Rapids, Minnesota
One of the best things about exploring new places is finding great places to shop.
Enjoy strolling through our historic downtown business district for the best shops & boutiques.
Spend some vacation days visiting the many unique specialty and antique shops in the area. Whether you are just browsing or hunting for the perfect bargain, Grand Rapids has so many great stores to choose from. Find home furnishings, beautiful antiques or a fun new clothing brand.
Vacations Are Made For Shopping!
Shopping in Grand Rapids means you’ll find easy access to parking, a variety of treasures you won’t find at home, and small town friendly service. Just what shopping on vacation is meant to be!
Grand Rapids also has shops for those active vacationers that might have forgotten some sports wear or find it’s time for new gear.
Shopping Locations in Grand Rapids, Minnesota:
Standup Paddle Boards (SUPs), Kayaks, Canoes & Accessories in the Grand Rapids/Cohasset, Minnesota Area.
We are your local spot to buy or rent, and new this year shuttled trips on the Mississippi river and day trips to cool local lakes!
We carry: We-no-nah Canoes. Current Designs, Wilderness Systems and Perception Kayaks. Tahoe, SUP ATX, C4Waterman, Stand on Liquid, Boardworks, Loon Paddle Co. and Paiwen Standup Paddle Boards (SUPs).
Tuesdays & Wednesdays 10-4pm
Thursdays & Fridays 10-6pm
Mondays – Closed
Rentals Available dependent on weather (safety first with cold water paddling)
Shuttles begin in June.
Our Vision: Promoting Passionate, Personal Paddling.
Our Mission: To provide knowledgeable, friendly service and products that help you find your personal paddle style. Giving you the chance to experience all our area waters have to offer.
Since 1950 we have prided ourselves in providing Itasca County with superior service in the jewelry industry. Don’t let purchasing fine jewelry be overwhelming. Our staff is here to help you from start to finish with all your jewelry buying needs.
We carry a wide selection of exquisite bridal, fine diamond jewelry, beautiful gold, silver and gemstone designs, Chamilia bracelets, watches, clocks, and giftware.
When it comes to fine diamonds, let us educate you in cut, color, clarity, and carat weight so that you will feel confident about your new purchase.
In addition to our selection of fine jewelry, at Salmela Jewelers we also provide expert repair services on all of your jewelry, as well as watch and clock repairs, skilled engraving, and appraisals.
Store Hours: M-F 9:30-5:30 & Sat 10-2
Find beautiful unique gifts or treat yourself to something special. We carry a wide variety of jewelry, scarves, accessories, home décor and much more!
Days/Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Birds of a feather is a unique and creative vintage shop that will take your imagination for a ride!
We are an occasional sale with new merchandise every month.
January 7, 8,9
November 3,4,5 and 25,26
Local farmer’s market featuring locally grown fruits, vegetables and fresh farm products from growers within 50 miles of Grand Rapids. Fresh farm-raised meats, syrups, honey, vegetables and produce, cut flowers, homemade baked goods, jams & jellies, and handcrafted items. Open every Wednesday and Saturday from May 3rd and continuing into October with seasonal items. Hours: 8am – 1pm (unless sold out); come early for best selection.
Mon – Fri: 7:30 am – 8:30 pm
Sat: 7:30 am – 7:00 pm
Sun: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
L&M Fleet Supply’s stores are located in Grand Rapids, MN, Hibbing, MN, Virginia, MN, Cloquet, MN, Bemidji, MN, Park Rapids, MN, Detroit Lakes, MN, and Hayward, WI. The corporate offices and distribution center are also located in Grand Rapids, MN. L&M has experienced a consistent and steady employment and sales growth rate for all of the store locations. This sales growth has been a result of store expansions, product diversification, price competitiveness, and excellent customer service. Our customers continue to receive a quality product at a fair price with excellent customer service. L&M Supply has made major investments/ improvements across the Company which has helped make our customer’s shopping experience much more enjoyable and rewarding.
The last ten years have seen numerous Company expansion projects. Recent examples of this are the 2005 remodel and move to the new 70,000 sq. ft. Hibbing store location; the 2006 7,000 sq. ft. expansion of the corporate office, and the 2008 expansion of the Virginia store which added 37,000 sq. ft. of space. Our most recent expansion is in Grand Rapids. We opened our new store in Grand Rapids on February 23, 2009. It is now located at 1400 South Pokegama Avenue. This new facility allowed us to increase our sales space from approximately 57,000 sq. ft. to 95,000 sq. ft., and will allow us to almost double our corporate distribution center space.
Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday, 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Sunday, 11:00 am – 4 pm
Bender’s Shoes in Grand Rapids is a favorite destination for Fashionably Comfortable Footwear, Sensational Clothing, and Women’s Fashions. Young and old, everyone needs comfortable shoes, and we offer a unique selection of better quality brands in sizes toddler through adult. Our clothing collections for men, women and juniors range in style from casual sportswear for men, to casual and dress/casual women’s fashions and accessories.
Bender’s Shoes in Grand Rapids is a unique full-service store that has been family owned and operated for over 40 years. We also have locations in Downtown Hibbing, and our newest store in Duluth, is located at the corner of Maple Grove Road and Mall Drive. Each store has its own unique product mix, but all stores emphasize quality selection, comfort, and customer service from a knowledgeable team that is committed to making your visit to Bender’s Shoes an enjoyable experience.
Hopperton’s Moccasin & Gift Shop is settled into their new location, right next door to Bender’s Shoes, at 407 NW 1st Avenue, Grand Rapids. The new larger store has enabled us to add many new products. You’ll find a huge selection of t-shirts and sweatshirts for men, women, and kids. We continue to have the area’s largest selection of Minnetonka Moccasins, as well as gifts, souvenirs, local wild rice, maple syrup, honey, jams and unique candies.
Children will enjoy our selection of, tumbled rocks, stuffed animals, book, games and puzzles.
Hours: Monday-Saturday 9:00am-5:30pm
Clara’s Cupboard is the place to be to find all your Antiques, Vintage, Shabby Chic, Glass, Art, Kitchen, Linen, Cabin Decor and Collectibles! Whether you are looking for a gift for a friend or something to add to your own collection, you will find what you are looking for at CLARA’S CUPBOARD!
Frame Up is the areas oldest and most experienced custom frame shop and art gallery. We carry a wide variety of art including prints, posters and original artwork by local artists. You will also find lovely jewelry, pottery, stained glass and other gifts handmade in our region. Frame Up offers the beauty of our north woods framed and ready for you to take home!
Frame Up participates EVERY month in the Downtown First Friday Art Walk! On the First Friday of every month Frame Up features an artist and their specialty from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Past First Fridays have included “the art of”: rosemaling, portrait painting, ice lanterns, and garlic farming. Upcoming Fridays will feature the art of darkhouse spearing decoys, Frame Up’s 32nd anniversary with art by it’s owners and employees, and the art of icon painting. First Fridays are not to missed!
We are more than just a store. Jenny & Company offers a variety of cooking classes. Join one of our exciting classes to discover more ways to learn new recipes & have fun in your kitchen! We also offer customizable cooking classes, centered around a specific topic of your choice ~ call 218.326.1821 to inquire.
We look forward to seeing you at Jenny & Company ~ Gifts • Gourmet • Home
Monday–Friday • 9:30am-5:30pm
Saturday • 9:30am-5:00pm
Come Visit Old Central School for a great variety of shops:
Old School Cafe & Gift Shoppe
Call ahead for hours and menu.
ABC’s of Quilting
Monday – Friday 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Dustables Crafts & Gifts
Sept.1, 2013- May 31, 2014
Wed-Fri: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
June 1, 2014-Aug 31, 2014
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Janna Salmela Photography
By appointment only
Lake Lover Vintage
NEW to Central School. Call for details.
True North Salon and Spa
ABC’s offers a full line of all quilting supplies including fabric, patterns, books, notions, and classes. We also have a Long-Arm Quilting Studio that provides quilting services.
Days/Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:30 am – 3:00pm
Sunday: Closed (Except Open for the Shop Hop August 2, 9, & 16 12:00pm-5:00pm)
Starting September 4, 2015
Days/Hours of Operation:
Tuesday – Friday: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00 am – 3:00pm
Antique Mall: Mon- Sat 10-5
Cafe: Tues – Sat 10-5
Explore the largest & classiest Antique Mall in the North Country!
We feature over 10,000 sq. ft of treasures from over 40 dealers.
You will discover a fine array of Vintage Decor, Primitives, Antique Glassware, and Collectibles. A HUGE selection of Vintage Furniture, clothing & jewelry.
Annabella’s is an Official Fenton Dealer with a Huge collection of Vintage & New Fenton. Including Fenton Bead / bracelets.
Annabella’s also carries Boutique Items of Purses, bags, & accessories!
Welcome to Pokegama Lawn & Sport, where the variety of powersports products is second to none. We carry the full line of John Deere products, including riding lawn equipment, commercial mowing equipment, compact tractors, loaders, and all the attachments with genuine John Deere parts and service to take care of you after the sale. We are also your northern Minnesota headquarters for all Arctic Cat snowmobiles, ATVs, Prowler utility vehicles, and accessories with clothing, parts, and service to keep you on the trails. In all of Grand Rapids, MN, there isn’t a friendlier or more knowledgeable staff than ours. We’re happy to help you find either the perfect recreational vehicle or the parts you’ve been looking for. Check out our Showcase page to see what we have. And if you need help in making your selection, call or stop in—we’re always ready to help!
We’re located just three miles south of Grand Rapids on Highway 169.
We know individuality is important, which is why we pay close attention to the interests of each customer. From the minute you walk through the door, meeting your needs is our top priority. Founded in 1986 not only on excellent customer service, but also on the principles of hard work and a focused attitude, Pokegama Lawn & Sport has a long list of satisfied customers. Call or stop by; you’ll be glad you did.
Give us a call at (218) 326-1200 or email us at email@example.com.
Come check out our great selection of new Arctic Cat gear and don’t forget to check out our sales rack, too!
Wings ‘N Willows Art Gallery & Focus on Framing is all about making your home and office look great! We feature local artistry, antiques, pottery, unique hand made gift ware, photography, posters, prints, home decor, birch bark framed mirrors and much more.
We offer over 1,000 distinctive frame styles to choose from. Our friendly knowledgeable staff will help you design the framing that best complements the rooms you live and work in.
Wings ‘N Willows has been expertly framing memories for 29 years!
Located downtown in the historic McAlpine Building.
Monday–Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 3 pm
- Shaw Florists offers a unique blend of home furnishings and home decor that you will not find anywhere else.
- Our Amish furniture is considered to be some of the finest furniture being made in America today.
- Our hand selected quality Antique pieces are brought in from around the country and are in excellent original and professionally restored condition.
- We have spanned the centuries to bring you the very best of the new and the very best of our Nation’s past craftsmanship.
- Our Amish and Antique furniture along with our local artistry is accented with the natural beauty of fresh cut flowers, blooming and green plants. We also offer our very own professionally designed silk & dried wreaths, swags, arrangements and custom home decor created with a tasteful Up North flair.
- As a full service florist, we can help before, during, and after your visit to our area. Whether its “thinking of you”, “missing you”, or “thank you”, we can help share your sentiments with family, friends & business associates, locally, across the country or around the world.
Lake Lover Vintage is lucky to be located within Historic Old Central School at the center of Downtown Grand Rapids. We are so much more than a cabin store with handmade signs, one of a kinds, repurposed/reappreciated vintage finds and Minnesota style décor and gifts including antique look lake maps. Stop back often as we rotate through our unique inventory quickly. Lake Lover Vintage is a division of Lake Lover Trading Company.
Open Thursday to Saturday & by chance or Appt.
Our little white house is filled with handmade furniture, jewelry, and handmades. We also carry many specialty items such as lighting, Old Century Paint, Briwax, Homespice Rugs, foliage, Red Oaks Pottery, 1803 and Keeper of the Light Candles, along with homespun and other specialty fabics. We even carry Alakef Coffee.
Open: Tuesday – Saturday 10-5pm
Break Time Craft Studio welcomes all ages to participate in an open work space where you can paint your own ceramics and pottery. Starter projects and ceramic pieces as well as supplies are available for purchase on site.
Wed – Sat: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Red Willow is a family-owned retail cornerstone of Northern Minnesota. We offer THREE brimming floors of shopping bliss! It’s a retail experience unlike any other in the area.
Our retail offerings range from high-end indoor and outdoor furniture, gourmet kitchenwares and foods, unique gifts and home accessories, to Minnesota-inspired clothing and artwork.
We host our one and only annual sale in October of each year. We also hold a Fall Kitchen Event on the Saturday of deer opener weekend in November.
9AM – 6PM MONDAY–SATURDAY