While the major retailers have definitely discovered the Upper Valley (one can now shop at Walmart, Staples, Borders, Home Depot, Best Buy and other chain stores), the area also offers a multitude of independent merchants catering to every need. The combination of variety and no sales tax makes Lebanon the primary destination for the region’s shoppers.
Fashion fans need look no further than Hubert’s Family Outfitters, located on the Miracle Mile in Lebanon, a well-stocked store offering brand-name clothing for the entire family. Summer vacationers will want to visit Adventures in Paradise in West Lebanon, while sportsmen and women can find attire for their chosen activity at Stateline Sports and the Golf & Ski Warehouse in West Lebanon and TK Sportswear in Enfield. Shoetorium on the mall in downtown Lebanon offers a wide selection of shoes and professional orthopedic fitting. Leather goods, motorcycle apparel, and dancewear are specialties at Country Cobbler in West Lebanon.
Those interested in fine jewelry can choose from a range of styles at Dutille’s Custom Jewelry on the green in downtown Lebanon, as well as at Amidon Jewelers and Pearce Jewelers on Glen Road in West Lebanon. If you love to cook or shop for people who do, Board & Basket in West Lebanon offers top-of-the-line cookware, tableware, and small appliances.
For home decorating needs, DeFelice Family Furniture on Main Street in West Lebanon is the source for furniture, appliances, mattresses and bedding; Hem’s Floor Coverings supplies flooring, including carpeting and linoleum; and Creative Lighting Designs and Decor on Mechanic Street in Lebanon offers top-quality lighting and home accents. Artful Things in Lebanon specializes in affordable art, prints, photo restoration, and custom framing.
Blue Mountain Guitar in Colonial Plaza in West Lebanon is the place for acoustic and electric guitars and basses, digital pianos, acoustic and electric drums, recording equipment and software, sheet music and instructional material, along with all the accessories.
Shoppers in the market for personal and business computers, software, and peripherals will find the latest equipment and expert advice at Systems Plus Computers in Centerra Park in Lebanon, while gourmet food enthusiasts can find both conventional and natural specialties right next door at the Lebanon Food Co-Op.
For a complete list of area retail shops, please contact the Chamber or refer to our member directory.