Boulder Junction is one of the most charming shopping destinations in the Northwoods. There are no massive stores, long lines or crowded parking lots here – just quaint stores, friendly businesspeople to chat with and beautiful items to discover. It’s the perfect destination for a shopping getaway this season. Here are some tips for getting the most out of a shopping trip to Boulder Junction.
Shop local and win
Shop local this holiday season and enter to win a prize package valued at $200 during Boulder Junction’s Shopping Home for the Holidays. From November 11 through December 17, when you spend $50 or more at participating businesses, you will receive a Shopping Home for the Holidays entry form. Simply fill out the form and drop it off for a chance to win a holiday present full of gift certificates donated by businesses throughout Boulder Junction!
Explore the variety
Boulder Junction may be a small town but that doesn’t mean small selection. You’ll find something for everyone on your list. Pick up a bottle of small batch wine or the latest fishing gear. Select a handcrafted home item or a warm sweater perfect for cool Boulder Junction evenings. You’ll find a nice selection – and a few surprises – in Boulder Junction’s retailers. Find a list of Boulder Junction’s stores, including locations and hours, here.
Take your time
While shopping is convenient in Boulder Junction, it’s also a place to savor the experience. Take time to admire the holiday decorations before stepping into a cozy Boulder Junction store. This time of year, our downtown becomes even prettier late in the day when holiday lights appear on storefronts. Take a stroll or drive down Main Street after dark and take in the holiday ambiance.
There’s plenty of delicious dining, located just steps from our retailers. For breakfast, enjoy fresh muffins, hot pancakes and sizzling sausages. For lunch, enjoy a hearty burger, or a fresh soup and sandwich. Relax at dinner with a traditional Wisconsin fish fry or a perfectly-cooked steak. In Boulder Junction, you’ll eat well. Explore your dining options here.
Choose convenient lodging
Boulder Junction has motels and vacation properties that are close to our walkable downtown. With lodging properties located in the heart of the action, it’s possible – and pleasant – to leave the car parked and enjoy a shopping outing on foot. See our lodging listings here.