Central Wisconsin is a wonderful place to complete your holiday shopping needs. The Stevens Point Area has a wonderful selection of retailers including many selling items you won’t find elsewhere. The community is served by highways that are well maintained in all weather so it’s easy to enjoy a shopping trip when the snow flies. Here’s a small sample of what you’ll find in the Stevens Point Area.

Fresh food

You don’t have to wait for a summer farmers’ market to open to find the best of Wisconsin’s farms. The Market on Strongs is open year-round and offers eggs, meat, canned goods, vegetables and more from Wisconsin growers. Head to the market to find deliciousness for your holiday table and gifts for foodies on your list. More local products can be discovered at the Winter Farmers Market, available on Saturday mornings, complete with breakfast by Chef C's Munchie Mobile. The Stevens Point Area Co-op is another key foodie destination. This full-line natural foods grocery store delivers high quality natural, organic and locally sourced products. Mullins Cheese in Mosinee is the place to find cheese gifts for the cheeseheads on your list.

Specialty items

Is a dog or cat on your shopping list? Head to The Companion Shop and browse the selection of toys, homemade bakery and biscuits, cat furniture and gifts. Gepetto’s Workshop is filled with an inspired and unique selection of toys for children. Robin’s Nest Gifts sells a big assortment of holiday decorations – it features a year-round Christmas Room. Sugar Doll has many unique and one-of-a-kind items to make you smile.

Antiques

Put together beautiful vintage holiday displays with the help of Stevens Point area antique stores. Antiquity Acres in Amherst sells a variety of antiques, gift items, garden needs, handmade items and more. Call it New Call it Antique is a mall filled with vintage and antique items. The three-story building is home to more than 60 dealers. The newest addition worth a stop is Antique Up, featuring more than 15,000 square feet with more than 80 booths and vendors.