Shopping in Gastonia, NC

Conveniently located near several large cities, Gastonia, NC offers a variety of retailers sure to meet every shopper's needs. Bring your list – you just may be able to check each item off after shopping your way through this city.

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Ian Curcio

Conveniently located near several large cities, Gastonia, NC offers a variety of retailers sure to meet every shopper's needs. Bring your list – you just may be able to check each item off after shopping your way through this city.

Downtown

Gastonia's downtown is filled with eclectic shops, such as Katy-Did's Antiques. This store, considered an icon in the area, features unique items found by owners Kathy and Dennis Grinstead, as well as 25 booths and approximately 100 consigners.

Additional stores in the area include Bella La Fleur, Susan C. Anthony and Lighthouse Embroidery & Gifts.

Franklin Square Shopping Center

Franklin Square Shopping Center, one of Gastonia's most popular shopping centers, is divided into three phases.

Phase I includes Wal-Mart, Best Buy and Michaels, while Phase II features stores such as Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse and Sam's Club. Phase III is home to Kohl's, Old Navy and Books-A-Million.

Westfield Eastridge Shopping Mall

Anchored by Dillard's, JCPenney, Sears and Matthews Belk, Westfield Eastridge Shopping Center offers more than 100 speciality stores, such as Hollister, Bath & Body Works and Hibbett Sports. This shopping center also includes an assortment of eateries, including Chick-fil-A and Villa Pizza.

Akers Center

The Akers Center is home to an array of stores, such as Tuesday Morning, Toys R Us and Target, and is conveniently located near a variety of restaurants.

Charlotte

Want more? Charlotte is just a short drive away, and is home to several trendy boutiques, antique stores and shopping centers.

Be sure to stop by the city's most popular districts: Plaza Midwood, the North Davidson Street Arts District, Center CityBallantyne Village, SouthPark and University City.

 

Listings:

Downtown

Katy-Did's Antiques: 110 E Main Ave. (704) 864-1090.

Bella La Fleur: 121 E. Main Ave. (803) 981-3340.

Susan C. Anthony: 1115 Union Rd. (704) 853-0009.

Lighthouse Embroidery & Gifts: 217 South Broad St. (704) 853-8884.

Franklin Square Shopping Center

Wal-Mart: 3000 East Franklin Blvd.

Best Buy: 3054 East Franklin Blvd.

Michaels: 2904 East Franklin Blvd.

Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse: 3250 East Franklin Blvd.

Sam's Club: 3540 East Franklin Blvd.

Kohl's: East Franklin Blvd.

Old Navy: 3692 East Franklin Blvd.

Books-A-Million: 3710 East Franklin Blvd.

Westfield Eastridge Shopping Mall: 246 N. New Hope Rd.

Akers Center: 1301 East Franklin Blvd.

Charlotte

Plaza Midwood: located northeast of downtown Charlotte

North Davidson Street Arts District: located at North Davidson St. at 36th St.

Center City: located within the bounds of I-277 and is divided into four wards by the intersection of Trade St. and Tryon St.

Ballantyne Village: 14825 Ballantyne Village Way

SouthPark: located near 4400 Sharon Rd.

University City: located near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte -- 9201 University City Blvd.

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