PULLMAN SQUARE: 3rd Avenue, www.pullman-square.com: The $60 million entertainment complex opened in November 2004 and features the bookstore Empire Books & News, which boasts more than 6,000 different magazine titles. Video games are available at the complex's Game Stop. Upscale ladies' boutique Chico's offer the latest fashions. The center also has a 16-screen, stadium-style movie theater and a Starbucks.
DOWNTOWN HUNTINGTON: Around Marshall University's campus in the heart of Huntington, many stores offer a wide variety of wares. Downtown provides men's clothing stores like Wright's and a variety of women's clothing boutiques such as The Village Collection, 900 4th Ave., 304-525-2204, which boasts more than three decades in business. The newest downtown women's clothier is White House Black Market, which opened in March at 903 3rd Ave. just across from Pullman Square. Its phone number is 304-522-7681. Upscale ladies boutiques Runway Couture, Heels and Inspired just moved to a new location on 3rd Avenue, across from Pullman Square. Department store Mack and Dave's, 1010 3rd Ave. Huntington, 304-697-4211, www.mackanddaves.com, has operated in downtown for more than 50 years and provides furniture, jewelry, electronics and a variety of other goods, and now shares its building with Glenn's Sporting Goods. C.F. Reuschlein Jewelers, at 947 3rd Ave., has been offering fine jewelry and gifts for more than 120 years. Call 304-697-7710 or visit http://www.cfrjewelers.com/. Pet Palace, at 4th Avenue and 9th Street, offers pet supplies, clothing, fresh-baked treats and some small pets. Dan's Sport Shop on 4th Avenue offers all the Marshall University licensed wear you can carry, plus a ton of sports gear. Another recent addition to the downtown is Sally Weiler Designs Room 2 Create, located in Capital Centre Huntington, at the corner of 4th Avenue and 8th Street. The interior designer opened the store for shoppers to pick up unique, stylish items for the home. Mug and Pia, located across from Pullman Square, specializes in gifts for any occasion and paper products including stationery, invitations and cards. The name is an acronym for "Most Unique Gifts and Paper Items Around." Call 304-525-7880. Just a few blocks west, Workingman's Store offers a variety of clothing from casual dressy to rough-and-ready work clothes, also offering men's expanded sizes. It's located at 140 5th Ave.
HERITAGE STATION: Home to the Cabell-Huntington Convention and Visitors Bureau, Heritage Station, located at Veterans Memorial and 11th St. (across from the entrance to Harris Riverfront Park), is growing with unique retailers, restaurants and local artisans. Current tenants include: All About You; Bottle & Wedge; Brand Yourself; Brown Dog Yoga; Cabell Huntington Convention & Visitors Bureau; Common Ground; Esscential Gifts; Finds & Designs; Greater Huntington Park & Recreation District; Jameson Cigar Co.; Lamb's Gate Fair Trade Market; Let's Eat; Morrison's Studio; The Red Caboose; River & Rail Bakery; SIP Wine Bar; The Tap House; The Greater Huntington Parks and Recreation District is spearheading a plan to turn the historic Heritage Station into an artisan retail center where local residents and guests can shop locally owned galleries and boutiques and be entertained by local artists and performers.
MOTORCYCLE RETAIL: Charlie's Harley-Davidson, 408 4th St., www.charlieshd.com, 304-523-1340, is a 66,000-square-foot Harley-Davidson dealership complete with a retail store and diner. Charlie's Harley-Davidson also maintains a shop at the Ashland Town Center Mall.
OLD CENTRAL CITY ANTIQUE DISTRICT: 14th St. W., Huntington, www.oldcentralcity.com. This street in Huntington is home to many antiques stores. These include Central City Antique Mall, Antique Center Inc., Hattie and Nan's Antiques and several more. More recently, The Wild Ramp, which is Huntington's year-round farmer's market with locally sourced produce, meats and dairy, artisinal foods and handmade items, moved into a larger home at 555 14th St. West, in the heart of Old Central City. Visit wildramp.org.