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

Retail Therapy Spring 2017
April 20, 2017

This Spring’s event takes place on Thursday, April 20th from 6-9 pm and will offer special discounts, raffles, refreshments and giveaways from participating businesses. The businesses are all located just east and west of Green Bay Road on Central Street (1800-2100 blocks of Central Street). Retail Therapy is a late night shopping event that takes...
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Central Street Art Walk 2017
June 09 - June 11, 2017

Stay tuned for more information on this event, coinciding with Evanston Made.