Known as the Month of Gratitude, November is the best time to share your appreciation with those around you. Of course, the best way to give back to your community is to support those within it! Check out some shops below to celebrate Small Business Week this year with those local to you in Fairfield County.
For the Foodie + Drink Connoisseurs
Porter’s Coffee House & Bakery | 194 West Church Street and 201 Clint Drive, Pickerington Now with two Pickerington locations and a coffee truck, Porter’s Coffee House & Bakery is a Fairfield County favorite! Visit in-store, order online, or grab a gift card as your next stocking-stuffer.
Millersport Coffee | 12045 Lancaster Street, Millersport Recently expanding into their new location, Millersport Coffee is a must for all your coffee cravings! Grab a shirt or mug as the perfect present for your favorite java junky.
True North Coffee and Cafe | 637 East Main Street, Lancaster True North Coffee and Cafe shares a great atmosphere with an extensive selection of hot and cold drinks and sweets from a variety of bakeries in the area. For a little extra fun, plan to stop by when they are presenting live music and other cool activities.
Provisions Bakery & Deli | 135 West Main Street, Lancaster Looking for lunch plans? Provisions Bakery & Deli is a great spot to grab a bite and enjoy the views of Downtown Lancaster. With a myriad of sandwich and drink options, you’ll be leaving more than satisfied.
Cherry Street Pub | 202 North Cherry Street, Lancaster A classic to the area, Cherry Street Pub brings the heart of Ireland to central Lancaster! Have a drink at their famous bar – built in the early 1900s – or head directly to a table for pub food done right.
Rockside Winery & Vineyards | 2363 Lancaster-Newark Road Northeast, Lancaster Kick back, relax and enjoy a taste of Wine Country in Central Ohio’s backyard! Enjoy your wine made on-site with small plates to compliment.
For the Style Icon
Opal & Ivory | 131 North Columbus Street, Lancaster Whether you’re looking for seasonal ensembles or wardrobe staples, you’re sure to discover something you’ll love at Opal & Ivory. Start on your holiday shopping now with quality graphic tees, jeans, sweatshirts, dresses and more!
A Season in Time | 200 West Main Street, Lancaster A Season in Time offers unique refurbished furniture, antiques, home decor, seasonal items, baby items, handmade jewelry, boutique clothing, and more. Whether you’re looking to update your wardrobe or home aesthetic, you’ll find the perfect pieces here!
Ruby Joy Boutique | 88 West Church Street Suite 100, Pickerington Ruby Joy Boutique in Pickerington offers women’s and children’s clothing, accessories and gifts, with new items added daily. Check it out to piece together the perfect gift or ensemble for the holidays!
Ava Jewelers | 111 North Broad Street, Lancaster Celebrating 20 years in business, Ava Jewelers features several unique artisan-created jewelry pieces and offers traditional jewelry services like in-house jewelry repair, custom design (including custom wedding rings) and original jewelry created by owner Ava herself.
For the Decorator
Gay Fad Studios | 137 West Main Street, Lancaster Gay Fad offers new and vintage mid-century inspired glassware, stemware, and gifts. Stop in for eye-catching, unique glassware and learn the interesting history of Lancaster’s Gay Fad and founder, Fran Taylor.
Farmer’s Country Store | 540 North High Street, Lancaster Founded in 1973, Farmer’s Country Store offers a wide selection of quality antiques, primitives, folk art, country, Americana goods, pottery, and quilts. Perfect gifts for parents, friends and of course, yourself!
Sparkle & Rust | 136 North Columbus Street, Lancaster Freshen up your look this season! Sparkle & Rust specializes in new, vintage, and repurposed home decor and furniture, ideal for all your New Year’s home resolutions.
Buckeye Lake Place | 12041 Lancaster Street, Millersport For unique lakeside-inspired gifts or perfect home decor pieces, visit the carefully curated, high quality selection at Buckeye Lake Place with vintage goods, nautical items, antiques, logo wear, and home decor.
Oak Creations | 2474 Blacklick-Eastern Road NE, Millersport Oak Creations in Millersport offers Amish-made furniture, home decor, accessories, Tiffany lamps and more. Find reasonable and affordable selections every day!
The Humble Crate Artisan Marketplace | 18 East Columbus Street, Pickerington Located in Old Pickerington, The Humble Crate houses over 50 different local vendors! Some of the most popular items include leather, electrical, woodwork, textiles, glass, pottery, and cottage foods. Book a special event, workshop or class!
Old Shoe Factory Antique Mall | 301 Forest Rose Avenue, Lancaster Find all you can imagine and more at the Old Shoe Factory Antique Mall in Lancaster! With more than 90 vendors of antiques and collectibles and two floors of shopping spread over 40,000 square feet, there’s bound to be some great treasures to take home.
For the Artist or Hobbyist
Art + Clay on Main | 150 West Main Street, Lancaster Some things are better when they come from the heart. Stop by Art & Clay on Main to create a unique gift for that someone special! Check out their upcoming classes this winter as a present that you and your loved one can do together.
Young at Art | 110 West Chestnut Street, Lancaster Give the gift of creativity this year! Young at Art offers year-long art lessons, along with canvas painting parties and their well-known splatter studio.
CA House of Music | 236 West 6th Avenue, Lancaster For those looking for a new hobby in the new year or the next holiday gift for a loved one, CA House of Music offers instruments and lessons of all kinds!
Ohio Glass Museum | 124 West Main Street, Lancaster Learn a bit of Fairfield County history, take a class and browse the gift shop at the Ohio Glass Museum! Fun for both friends and family.
The Smoke Stack Hobby Shop | 342 Lincoln Avenue, Lancaster Southeast Ohio’s largest hobby shop features an extensive line of remote control cars, trucks, craft supplies, puzzles and more! Experience the two operating train layouts, rock crawling pit, displays of custom models, and kids play area.
AR Workshop | 1039 Hill Road North, Pickerington AR Workshop will help you take your home decor to the next level and have fun while creating it! Join an instructor-led workshop where you can make custom wood plank signs, framed signs, canvas pillows, round signs, lazy susans, centerpiece boxes, canvas tote bags, and more.
Visit Fairfield County is also joining in on the fun! Our office will be open from 10AM-2PM on Small Business Saturday (11/26) as well as extending our hours until 6PM the whole week of 11/28. Stop by and visit us at 158 West Wheeling Street, Lancaster!