9 Great Gift Shopping Destinations & Events

Find something for everyone on your list with these great West Michigan stores, downtowns, and special holiday shopping events. 


1. Uniquely North, Bellaire

Uniquely North in Bellaire is your Northern Michigan destination for fantastic home decor, clothing, & gifts especially at the holidays. Select expressions of your own holiday spirit, as well as something special for those around you. Don’t miss out on their specials throughout the season, and take advantage of shipped gifts for loved ones across the country. You’ll enjoy the shopping almost as much as the giving!

2. Battle Creek Welcome Center

Stop by the Battle Creek Welcome Center to shop for lots of fun Michigan-themed gifts, like the 12 Days of Michigan Christmas kitchen towel, or Michigan-themed glasses.

3. Downtown Ludington

Shopping small this holiday season is more important than ever. To help make browsing and shopping easy for you, downtown Ludington has put together an interactive, digital Gift Guide that is filled with hundreds of local gift ideas to browse!

4. Charlevoix

The holiday gift giving season is upon us. Are you looking for something unique? Having a hard time finding that perfect gift? Charlevoix has a lot of great gift options for everyone on your shopping list.

5. Grass River Natural Area, Bellaire

Be sure to visit the Grass River Natural Area gift shop at their center in Bellaire this holiday season to find books, puzzles, games, stocking stuffers, shirts, and more! See some of their items for sale online here.

6. The Bookman, Grand Haven

The Bookman is a great locally owned, full service bookstore located in Grand Haven. Visit them in person to shop for books, games, toys, and more this holiday season.

7. Big Rapids

Trying to find the perfect gift for a loved one? Take the opportunity to explore the Holiday Market in Big Rapids through December 24th to find those special gifts created by Michigan Artists. You can also visit the Old Pioneer Store and Emporium in Historic Downtown Big Rapids for award-winning gifts, local Michigan products, and treat baskets for that special someone. 

8. Cornwell’s Turkeyville, Marshall


Cornwell’s Turkeyville in Marshall is known for its all-turkey menu, but it has a pretty nifty gift shop, too! They go all-out for Christmas, with ornaments and decorations for sale. You can also pick up some canned turkey, gift boxes, fudge, flavored popcorn, and more to send to relatives.

9. Marquette

Find novelty gifts, art, and a variety exclusive Michigan products to complete your holiday shopping in Marquette


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