Your Cart is Empty

  • Add description, images, menus and links to your mega menu

  • A column with no settings can be used as a spacer

  • Link to your collections, sales and even external links

  • Add up to five columns

  • Top 5 Places to Shop Local in Portland

    3 min read

    Top 5 Places to Shop Local in Portland

    Being mindful of your shopping habits has never been more important. The death of retail means that the future of our local economies is in our hands. As the Portland population continues to grow, the retail and restaurant scene is evolving and growing as well.

    The Portland area offers an array of shopping opportunities, each with its unique personality, so if you are looking for a way to support your local economy, this blog post will provide you with five places to shop locally in Portland. 

    1. Portland Saturday Market

    One of the most well-liked shopping destinations in the city is the Portland Saturday Market. It is an outdoor arts and crafts market, and the biggest continually running outdoor market in the country.

    They offer a unique opportunity for customers to enjoy some local music, sample a range of cuisines, engage with the artist, and buy handmade goods at extremely low costs.

    You can include this location on your checklist of the Top 5 Local Shops in Portland.

    Location: 2 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204, United States

    2. Portland Farmers Market

    Another market where you can stroll while enjoying the city is...

    The Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University is a fantastic location to buy seasonal and local produce as well as handcrafted small-batch foods. The market occurs every week. Every Saturday between 8:30 and 2 PM. (9 a.m.–2 p.m., November–February), and the other markets run from May–October on a seasonal basis.

    There are many things you can buy at this Market.

    Location: USA, Portland, OR 97201, 1803 SW Park Ave

    3. Pioneer Place

    In the center of Portland's downtown, there is a posh urban shopping center called Pioneer Place. You're in for a treat at this unique shopping destination if you're going to spend the day perusing the luxury retailers. 

    The chain is renowned for gifts, distinctive accessories for travel, lifestyle products, and electronics.

    Location: United States, 700 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

    4. Powell's City of Books

    To a reader, Powell's City of Books is heaven. It is hailed as the largest new and used bookstore in the world. It is an ideal setting for socializing with friends and family. 

    They have a wide selection of new and old books that you can choose from, as well as gifts for book lovers.

    Location: 1005 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209, United States

    5. Jantzen Beach Center

    One of Portland's main shopping destinations is the outdoor shopping center known as Jantzen Beach Center, which is situated on Hayden Island in the Columbia River. 

    It is a spacious outdoor mall with close to 30 shops. Among the well-known brands available are Ulta Beauty, and TJ Maxx. Everything you need, for your family, and fur babies are available at Jantzen Beach Center

    Location: Portland, OR 97217, USA

    There's never been a better time to shop locally in Portland, as there are so many great shops to explore!

    -The City Shirt Co Team

    Discover great local apparel! Check out our Portland Collection.

    Portland Essential T-Shirt, Portland urban dweller Hoodie, AT HOME IN PDX™ SUEDED HOODIE, Vintage Portland T-Shirt, Portland urban dweller T-Shirt, Portland Crewneck Sweatshirt, Portland Trucker Hat, Signature Joggers - Black, Portland Essential Long-sleeve T-Shirt, as well as our new Portland City Tote and more!

    “If you're looking for a locally made shirt, try this Portland Vintage T-Shirt Feel! The famous vintage collection PDX designs exceptionally soft, tri-blend t-shirts. The textured design of this tee enhances its vintage appeal. Pre-shrunk, and unisex fit. “

    Leave a comment

    Comments will be approved before showing up.