SHOPPING IN THE ARTS AND CULTURAL DISTRICT

SHOPS ON THE PLAZA

Plaza Antiques, 1805 W. Plaza, (505) 454-9447.  Hours:  Monday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.; Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Offers a range of quality antiques, including furniture, primitives, and collectibles.

 

ThreadBear, 1813 Plaza, (505) 425-6263, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Bright, contemporary fabric and quilting supplies and yarn.

 

Plaza Boot, 231 S. Plaza, Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  A big selection of boots in all styles for women, men, and children.  Also sells women’s shoes.

 

Pam’s Flowers, 219 S. Plaza, (505) 454-6616, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Fresh flowers, fruit baskets, plants, balloons.

 

Total Fashion, 209 S. Plaza, (505) 425-5173. Specializes in clothing such as school uniforms, baptismal dresses, communion dresses.  Also offers sports wear, including tennis shoes.

 

Casa de Musica, 218 N. Plaza, (505) 425-3009.  Casa de Musica specializes in CDs of Northern New Mexico artists.  This store offers 30 years of professional experience, is an authorized dealer for Peavey, Ibanez and other name instruments (for sale or rent), and also does repairs.  Also for sale are accessories, music, and books on band method.  Casa de Musica installs PA systems as well.

 

Wine and WiFi at the Plaza Hotel, 230 Plaza, (505) 425-3591.  Wine selections and daily pastry and bread offerings.  Wine tastings.

 

St. Michael’s Christian Store, 214 N. Plaza, (505) 454-9530, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Catholic specialties include:  statues, a selection of Christian books, religious medals, rosaries, baptismal outfits and communion dresses, T-shirts, and more.

 

SHOPS ON BRIDGE STREET and NATIONAL AVENUE

Plaza Drugs, 178 Bridge Street, (505) 425-5221, Monday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  While waiting for your prescription, enjoy an ice cream treat or a snack at Plaza Drugs’ soda fountain, and their lovely Plaza Park view.  Plaza Drugs also offers medical supplies, and traditional herbal remedies.

 

Korte’s, 171 Bridge Street, (505) 425-6572.  Open until 5:00.  The Korte family is descended from the Metzgers, merchants who immigrated from Prussia and were among the founders of Las Vegas’s mercantile empire.  Korte’s carries on that general store tradition, offering house-wares, appliances, wood-burning stoves, antiques, and jewelry.  Korte’s also serves the community as a bicycle dealer and repair shop.

 

Antique Collections, 164 Bridge Street, (505), 429-7555.

 

Tome on the Range, 158 Bridge Street, (505) 454-9944, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  A large selection of books including fiction, poetry, a section of works on regional and Southwestern history, and non-fiction in all categories.  Story hours and other special events in a children’s room with toys and a large selection of books just for them. Tome also offers stationery, topo maps, journals and address books, divining cards, writing and reading accessories, and an amusing selection of post cards and note cards.

 

Antique Collections, 150 Bridge Street, (505)425-2686.

 

New Moon, 132 Bridge Street, (505) 454-0669, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  A large selection of elegant, comfortable styles, both ethnic and American, in sustainable, ‘green’ fabric such as Tencel, fine Moroccan rayon, and handkerchief linen.  Also:  plus sizes, a large scarf selection in a wide price range, out-of-town orders and shipping, and knowledgeable, personal service.  New Moon offers area residents a flexible lay-away plan.

 

Mariposa Herb Co., 123 Bridge Street, (505) 454-9240, Sunday – Monday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Offers a large assortment of local and handmade herbal remedies, soaps, salves, and gifts, as well as massage therapy (chair and table).  Proprietor, Dale Harapat, comes from a 150-year family tradition of helping people with herbal remedies.

 

Popular Dry Goods Western & Work Wear,  119 Bridge Street, (505) 425-7272, Monday – Saturday, 9:00 – 5:30.  The largest stock of western wear in town: Levis, Wrangler, Lawman, Carhartt and more.  Tony Lama, Justin, and Nocona boots, among others, felt and straw hats by Stetson, Resistol, Seratelli, and American Hat Co.   

 

SHOPS ON NATIONAL AVENUE

Armijo’s Glassworks, 1211 National Avenue, (505) 426-4259, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Ernest Armijo brings 25 years of experience to personalized etched gifts, awards, plaques, memorials, in any image of your choosing, on mirror, glass, granite, or wood.  Sandblast and laser work.  A variety of glass art works.  Shopping in this beautifully arranged store is an aesthetic pleasure.

 

Love Music, 1125 National Street, (505) 426-9429, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Instruments for children as well as adults, for sale and for rent, and instrument repairs.  Music lessons, free advice, supplies and sheet music.  Help with sound systems, Pro Sound and Light, karaoke and bubble machines, and a large selection of CDs and tapes.

 

SHOPS ON UNIVERSITY AVENUE

Del Norte Pharmacy & Home Medical Equipment, 602 University Avenue, (505) 425-6241, Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Saturdays 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m..  A full-service pharmacy offering quality pharmaceutical drugs, herbs, and supplements at reasonable prices.  Pharmacy compounding available.  Del Norte also sells diabetic supplies and shoes, and all sorts of therapeutic home equipment.

 

Semilla Natural Foods, 510 University avenue, (505) 425-8139, Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays until 5:30 p.m.  Offers organic produce, bulk as well as packaged foods, over 40 cheeses from around the world, a large selection of natural health and beauty products, high quality vitamin supplements, and over 150 herbs, herbal formulas and extracts.

 

SHOPS ON OR NEAR DOUGLAS AVENUE

Stuff, 623 12th Street, (505) 426-7733, Wednesday – Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Collectibles and antiques in a wide price range, for everyone in the family: Old toys, furniture, tools, building fixtures and records; blown glass and Mexican pottery; vintage clothing. A cornucopia of neat stuff, in a beautiful stone building of considerable historic interest.

 

Price’s Home Furnishings, 607 Douglas Avenue, (505) 429-2250, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday – Saturday.  This family-owned store was established 40 years ago, and its buildings date from the 1890s.  Price’s offers a large selection of fine furniture and Mexican hand-carved furniture, appliances, and all floor coverings.  Major brands such as La-Z-boy, Sealey, and Tempurpedic.  Free delivery and in-house financing.

 

SPC Office Products, 610 Douglas Avenue, (505) 425-8641, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  A complete range of office supplies and equipment and furniture.  KonicaMinolta dealer and commercial printer.

 

Gordons Jewelers, 606 Douglas Avenue, (505) 425-8231, Monday – Friday, 10:00 – 5:30, Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Custom pieces, and a large selection of fine diamond jewelry and watches.  Gordons is family-owned, and has provided personal service and jewelry repairs since 1947.  This Beaux Arts style building dates from 1902, and retains its original fixtures and cabinets.

 

Gambles, 615 6th Street, (505) 425-7518, 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Saturdays.   Hardware and electrical equipment, furniture and appliances, sporting goods, house-wares, paint and floor covering, lawn and garden, automotive supplies and tools.  Gambles takes pride in friendliness and service.  If they don’t have what you need, they will help you find it.

 

Furniture -N- More, 519 6th Street, (505) 454-9133, Monday – Friday.  This store offers ‘A Little Bit of Anything’ and has served flooring needs in the community since 1977.  Also sold are contemporary, retro and antique furniture, local art and jewelry, and music.  Now offers computer services as well, including PC repair and maintenance, in-home and business technical support, and website design/hosting.

 

SHOPS IN THE RAILROAD DISTRICT

Rough Rider Antiques, 501 Railroad, (505) 454-8063, Monday – Saturday, 10:00 – 5:00, Sundays 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Located near the historic train depot and Castañeda Hotel.  5,000 square feet of antiques and collectibles displayed by 20 vendors in a beautifully restored space.  Rough Rider also purchases estates.

 

 

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