INDEPENDENCE DAY "SELFIE" CONTEST
JULY is Independent Retailer Month! Declare your independence from "chains" that bind you and shop local Independence Day weekend in Downtown Salisbury!
Enter our Independence Day "Selfie" Contest! While you shop in downtown on July 3rd & 4th be sure to take a fun, festive and creative selfie either with a store owner/employee or outside the shop with a bag from the store.
TO ENTER post your selfie on Downtown Salisbury, Inc.’s Facebook wall by midnight on Saturday, July 4th. Several random winners will be selected to receive an assortment of AWESOME prizes including Downtown Dollars, Tshirts, theater tickets, and more! Winners will be announced on Monday, July 6th. Show your love for downtown and your patriotic spirit.
So get Patriotic, get Creative, and get Local!
See below for a list of downtown shops and restaurants OPEN for business Friday, July 3rd and Saturday, July 4th.
OPEN JULY 3rd:
Adella Apparel, AnnaCraig Boutique, Anna Lu's Children's Consignment Shop, Caniche, Carolina Lily, Creative Teaching Aids, Curiosities Gifts, Dead Ed's, Emma's of Salisbury, Fine Frame Gallery, Good Stuff 5 & 10, Griffins Guitars, Home Town Furniture, Hot Diggity Dog, King Tut’s Café & Hookah Lounge, Literary Book Post, Lost & Found, Lora Belle Baby, Maia's Fashions, Pottery 101, Queens, Romo's Pizzeria & Restaurant, Rowan Museum, Salisbury Emporium, Salisbury Salon & Spa, Spanky's Homemade Ice Cream, Stitchin' Post Gifts, Thread Shed, Ultimate Sports Apparel, and USA Made Blade
OPEN JULY 3rd & 4th:
Abigail's Bakery, Critters Cards & Gifts, Expressions of Salisbury, Go Burrito, Hap's Grill, Jerky Station, Made Man Barber & Shave, Mike & Paula's Eatery, Ruby's Fashion Boutique, Salisbury Wine Shop, Simply Good, Skinny Wheels Bike Shop, Southern Spirit Gallery, The Candy Shoppe on Main, and Uncle Bucks All American Pub & Grub
#ShoptheBlocks #ShopLocal #IndieRetail
Welcome to Downtown Salisbury
For over 250 years Downtown Salisbury has been recognized for its beauty and considered as one of the best places in N.C. for shopping, sightseeing and relaxing. Our diversity of shops, restaurants, antique stores, living history and cultural attractions promise an extraordinary experience! Downtown Salisbury is a great place to spend a day, a weekend or a lifetime. We can think of endless things that we love about downtown Salisbury. So we decided to make a list of some of the 10 best reasons why you have to love downtown Salisbury! Click one of the top ten reasons below and learn more about how to experience each one of them.
Greatest collection of gift shops and antique shops in Rowan County
Two specialty beer and wine shops
Independent coffee shops, bookstores, pharmacy, and more
Buying Local: Can buy almost anything made locally in Salisbury’s local stores, boutiques, wine shops, gift shops, and studios
Best collection of local restaurants in the county
Healthy, locally grown food at the Farmer’s Market
Delicious desserts, including homemade ice cream
- Coffee shops and bars
- Live entertainment at the wine shops and coffee shops
- Genuine Southern Hospitality, fantastic and interesting people
Trains at the train station
Cemeteries: some of the most fascinating historic markers in the southeast
Great architecture: 1825–1950; one of the best collections of a variety of styles in the southeast
Revolving sculpture show that changes every year
Original public art
Four performing arts venues with a variety of openings
Friday Nights Out, Pops at the Post, Blues & Jazz Festival, Brick Street Live
Live music, including cover bands from around the country and the pops symphony
8. Serve others
Give back to your downtown community or nonprofit agencies. Volunteer at Rowan Helping Ministries, Waterworks Visual Arts Center, Piedmont Players Theatre
A local love and a household name
Because of everything above!