No matter what the season, Downtown Stouffville is always a fun shopping destination. Visiting the local businesses and catching up with neighbours and friends are just one of the many perks in living in this charming town.
We know it may be a bit early, but there’s just something special about getting ready for the holidays. Whether it’s ordering your turkey from the local butcher: The Meat Merchant, getting a festive holiday bouquet from Stouffville Florists, or finding the perfect gift for someone on your list, Stouffville has it all!
Primed for your holiday shopping, there are some really great boutiques on Main Street offering unique gift ideas they’ll love!
You’ll feel right at home when you visit Candlelight and Memories. From special collectibles and candles, to jewelry and crafts, this shop offers great inspiration for those difficult to shop for people (we all have at least one on our list!). Done shopping? Relax in their tearoom and enjoy a variety of teas and delicious scones!
Touted as upscale resale, Chic Thrills offers stylish, previously loved clothing at great prices. You’re sure to find a unique piece for that vintage lover in your life.
Have a “Healthy Living” lover on your gift list? Surprise them with something from The Hearty Artichoke. Visit the store for all natural fibre clothing, health supplements, and organic treats.
Redefined Finds believes in reusing, recycling and just plain old reviving antique, vintage and charming furniture and accessories. Showcasing a broad variety of ‘finds’ such as mirrors, chalkboards, vintage lamps, end tables and chairs, as well as larger items such as sideboards and display cabinets. You may just pick something up for yourself while you’re there!
Wine is always a wonderful gift to bring the party host or for your friends and family. This year, treat them to local wine from one of Stouffville’s wineries. You can’t go wrong with something special from Applewood Winery, Willow Springs Winery and Gallucci Winery. This is also the perfect present for yourself, you deserve it!
Some of the greatest gifts are experiences you can enjoy together. Treetop Trekking is the ideal place for adventure seekers. For a more relaxing time, a treatment at Opulence Spa and Retreat will be a gift many would love to get. A round of golf at Ballantrae Golf Club is perfect for the sports enthusiast in your life. Or give someone the gift of Zen with a gift certificate from Stouffville Yoga Life?
Don’t forget the foodie on your list! Get a gift card for one of Stouffville’s many fabulous restaurants. Pastaggio Italian Eatery has delicious fare for the pasta lover, The Smokery offers delectable twists on classic barbecue favourites, and Fishbone Bistro has a number of exquisite seafood and tapas options. Click here for a look at all the wonderful restaurants in Stouffville.
As for special events – Kids can get a sneak peek at Santa Claus on December 3rd and the Annual Stouffville Kinsmen Santa Claus Parade. Or go back in time on December 10th with A Candlelight Christmas at the Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum. And don’t forget to visit 19 On The Park – Lebovic Centre for Arts & Entertainment, with so many holiday events scheduled to celebrate the season!
Holidays are meant to be enjoyed; don’t stress about buying gifts. Enjoy the experience in downtown Stouffville. Because shopping local is sure to make your holidays shine!