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Let's Go SHOPPING!

Downtown is a browsers paradise with more than 75 retail shops and boutiques offering a diverse and unique shopping experience. Apparel, jewelry, art, and gifts are among the items found in the quaint shops dotting the pleasant and walkable main streets. See First Fridaythe complete retail directory.

FIRST FRIDAYS
Shops and boutiques are open late on the First Friday of every month to show off their newest seasonal fashions and giftware items. Browse the in-store specials and enjoy complimentary refreshments while you explore the variety of unique items each shop has to offer. For store information and location, see the complete retail directory...and don't forget to check out the shops that are participating in ThinkShopBuy. . .LOCAL (TSBL) for some great deals (a program of the Greater West Chester Chamber). Free parking at meters and in metered lots after 5pm.

BLACK FRIDAY
November 25, 2016 | All Day
Why get mobbed at the malls when you can enjoy a fun day of shopping at unique boutiques where the shelves are packed with gifts fashion for everyone on your list. Enjoy lunch with a friend or relax at a happy hour. FREE parking at the garages (see map). See the complete retail directory. See the shops that are participating in ThinkShopBuy. . .LOCAL (TSBL) for some sweet deals (a program of the West Chester Chamber of Commerce).

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
November 26, 2016 | All Day
It's the day for our community to support the small businesses owned by our friends and neighbors. Our family owned businesses have become the hallmark of downtown West Chester and give back to the community everyday and in so many ways. So Shop Small and support your favorite small business on Saturday. Remember, parking garages are FREE and convenient (see map). See the complete retail directory. See the shops that are participating in ThinkShopBuy. . .LOCAL (TSBL) for some sweet deals (a program of the West Chester Chamber of Commerce).

See what's new in retail:

H. ROSE BOUTIQUE
Located at 141 W Gay St, H. Rose Boutique is home of Chester County's Mom-Mom, Mommy, & Me Boutique. Children's sizes range from 6 months to 12 years, juniors sizes available, and women's clothing through plus-sizes. They also carry an assortment of accessories and gifts.

STEELE HOUSE NUTRITION
Find everything you need to get lean and fit with Steele House Nutrition, located at 237 E Gay St. Offering high-quality protein, nutritional supplements, and exclusively local items.

SABRINA ANN COUTURE
Stop by and visit Sabrina Ann Couture, 128 N High St, a new women's apparel shop featuring finely curated samples for bridal and evening wear.

  • New Bridal Shop Completes the Circle of Wedding Bliss in West Chester --> read more

THE PRANA HOUSE
Check out downtown West Chester's newest retail store, The Prana House, 109 North Church Street. It's an organic, New Age apothecary providing holistic wellness services with a design that harkens back to an earlier time.

  • Heirloom Jewelry can reveal family secrets, and Sandy Riper knows how to find them. --> read more

KAPLANS FINE JEWELRY RE-OPENS
After cleaning up from the big fire at the Everhart Building, Kaplans Fine Jewelry (111 W Market St) has re-opened to continue providing jewelry sales and service.

THE 5 SENSES LAUNCHES ONLINE STORE
You can now browse The 5 Senses (133 W Market St) from the comfort of anywhere-you-are at shoptiques.com. You'll see a range of useful and affordably priced art objects that are appealing to the senses as gifts or for oneself. Items are North American & Fair Trade Artful Gifts.

PAPER MOON LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
Located within the Museum Shop of the Chester County Historical Society, Paper Moon (225 N. High St.) will work with you to design, create and print custom invitations for all of life's special occasions.  

FIRST FRIDAY
Friday, June 3, 2016 | All day
Shops and boutiques are open late on the first Friday of every month to show off their newest seasonal fashions and giftware items. Browse the in-store specials and enjoy complimentary refreshments while you explore the variety of unique items each shop has to offer. For store information and location, see the complete retail directory...and don't forget to check out the shops that are participating in ThinkShopBuy. . .LOCAL (TSBL) for some great deals (a program of the Greater West Chester Chamber).

ThinkShopBuy...LOCAL
Many downtown shops are participating in ThinkShopBuy...Local, a special discount coupon program developed by the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce. See the special offers from participating downtown retailers.

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PARKING TIP --> Your best option for parking in downtown West Chester are the centrally located municipal parking garages. Park as long as you want and have no fear of getting an overtime parking ticket. Go to the Parking Tab for details. Download the updated downtown parking map. The Justice Center Garage is free after 5pm and on weekends.

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