We’ve highlighted some of the best places to holiday shop in small towns.

Whether you’re looking for a unique gift, a new outfit, or something fun for your next party, we’ve got you covered the next time you’re in Marshall, MN!


1. Walnut Grove Mercantile:

Located on the prairie of southwestern Minnesota, Walnut Grove Mercantile will take you on a journey to the past.

This retail gift store offers a nostalgic atmosphere, old-fashioned candy, homemade gourmet foods, and friendly smiles all around.

If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind experience, stop on by. Support this third-generation, family-owned business next time you stay in Marshall, MN!

“This is such a cute store and their fudge and honey are delicious!!!”

Visit their website here.

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2. Treasured Times:

A downtown gem, Treasured Times is a great stop for your scrapbooking and inspirational gift needs.

Owned by a local family, this store offers a warm, hometown shopping experience.

You’ll love their extended selection of arts and crafts, as well as religious gift items. You won’t be disappointed you stopped by!

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3. Greenwood Nursery:

This is a must-see location for any plant lover staying or living in the area.

With two locations (one in Tracy, one in Marshall) featuring beautiful flowers, landscaping services, full trees, and garden vegetables, this garden center offers wonderful products with an exceptional and friendly staff.  You’ll find all this and so much more at Greenwood Nursery.

They even offer workshops to learn more about how to do DIY projects.

This family-owned business just celebrated 40 years. You won’t be disappointed with their great holiday selection!

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4. Last Stop CD Shop:

Whether you’re looking for that hard-to-find vinyl, some new movies, a video game or two, or various other electronic gizmos, the Last Stop CD Shop is a great place to check out when you’re shopping in Marshall, MN.

They, seemingly, have it all!

Located in the downtown district of Marshall, it’s easy to find when you’re pursuing all the other great stores in the area.


5. Music Street:

The Music Street carries one of the best selections of instruments, accessories, and sheet music in southwest Minnesota, bar none!

They are authorized retailers for Seagull, Eastman, Kala, Sterling by Musicman, Cort, Teton, Recording King, Vox, and Blackstar.

This business has served area schools with their music education needs since 1985.

Music Street provides high-quality instruments that they service in-store.

If you’ve got a music lover in the family, stop by and shop today.

Find them online.

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Marshall is southwest Minnesota’s holiday shopping hub.  This story covers just a few of the excellent options available.

Stop at one, you’ll find another next door.

During your shopping, know you have a comfortable bed with us when you’re all complete.