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 the complete retail directory.
TABLE TOURS PROGRESSIVE DINNER PARTY
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 | 6pm
Table Tours, a progressive dinner party created by Katy O'Gara, will combine retail browsing with exclusive dishes created solely for Table Tours. See video. Guests dine at a communal table and have interaction with the chef or owner. The menu includes an alcohol beverage paired perfectly with each course. Details at Table Tours.
--> For the October event, Kati Mac Floral Designs will host the Champagne meet-up. The appetizer is served by Mas Mexicali Cantina, entree is served by the people behind Roots Cafe and the new Sprout Music Collective, and the dessert will be served by Gemelli Gelato.
GLITTER & GLOW
Friday, November 7, 2014 | 5pm
West Chester's First Friday event is Glitter & Glow. Stroll downtown sidewalks where luminaries accentuate the shops with the magic of the season. Customers will find shelves stocked with giftware and seasonal fashions for everyone on your list. FREE parking at the meters. 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).
Friday, November 28, 2014 | 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 all day at both the meters and 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
Saturday, November 29, 2014 | 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 meters are FREE until 5pm. The garages are also 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).
RELOAD NUTRITION OPENS on GAY STREET
Reload Nutrition, located at 141 West Gay Street, offers a selection of all major sports supplements and nutrition brands, including Country Life Vitamins and Greens First Super Foods.
NEW PHONE & TABLET SHOP OPENS
On The Go Mobile is now open at 136 W Market Street, 610-918-1100. It provides sales and service to cell phones plus has a selection of tablets and ipods. You will also find accessories for stylish handling of your mobile devices.
Remedi Day Spa, providing personalized treatments with an integrative approach to beauty and wellness, has moved to 16 South Church Street. Check out the their beautiful and relaxing environment.
ASHLEY TISCHLER MAKES COVER OF THE HUNT
Downtown's very own Ashley Tischler, owner of Tish Boutique, at 138 East Gay Street, not only married Peter Darlington back in September, but got the cover of The Hunt Magazine. Imagine her surprise. See the happy couple here.
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.