Spend an afternoon on Central Street. Stroll down this charming street and visit the friendly, diverse community of independent stores. Find hand-ground spices, clothing, jewelry, and gift boutiques, southwestern art, antique maps and furniture, a pet bakery, natural health products and more.

There is something for everyone at one of the local eateries – choose from French bistro, American, Thai, Asian, and pub cuisine.

Upcoming Events

Small Business Saturday 2015 on Central Street
November 28, 2015

In 2010, American Express founded Small Business Saturday to help businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement, and more people are taking part than ever before. This year, the...
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Central Street Holiday Open House 2015
December 06, 2015

Stores and businesses along Central Street will celebrate the Holiday Season with discounts, raffles, refreshments and entertainment. Central Street Evanston’s Holiday Open House is a thank you to the loyal customers who shop Central Street. Enjoy in-store events, sales, entertainment, and seasonal refreshments. Find something for everyone in your list from Central Street independent and...
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