Cool Places & Spaces

Specialty Shops

Cahoots Soap Co.

All-natural soaps handcrafted individually.  13 different varieties available, as well as natural sugar scrubs, bath bombs, and gift sets.  Open M-F 11am-6pm.

Echo Public Art Gallery

Echo Art Gallery seeks to be a catalyst for art awareness, appreciation and integration in the community.  We want to engage, enlighten and inspire you by providing interactive art. Fine art for your walls, business, office, and home. Grand Opening Nov. 16, 2019.

Jigsaw Junction

Everything puzzles! Check out our adult interactive puzzles, 3D puzzles, kids area with interactive puzzles and games. Work on a jigsaw puzzle at our community puzzle table. Escape rooms available to book for fun with your friends and family. Melissa & Doug puzzles available for purchase. Grand Opening Nov. 25, 2019.

Knit ‘n Purl Yarn Shop

Knit ‘n’ Purl is in a beautiful country setting where you can get away from the busy city. Yarn, needles, accessories and more. Come out and enjoy a peaceful environment while you knit. Bring a friend! We love seeing new faces. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been knitting all your life or just beginning, we…

Mama Pearson’s Soaporium

Everything we sell is locally handmade -whatever your bathtime desires, we have you covered. Amazing handcrafted soaps, whipped body butters, body butter bars, felted soaps, bath bombs and shower tabs.  Shaving soaps, balms, oils and waxes.  Tues -Fri 12-5pm, Sat 10am-4pm.  Shop Local!

Marion Cycle Works

All your bicycling needs in one shop in downtown Marion, Indiana.  If you ride a bike, you’re a cyclist, and we’re here to provide quality service.

Marion Music & Sound

All your musical needs under one roof!  In the heart of downtown Marion, Indiana, you’ll discover music, instruments, and knowledgeable staff. We can help you find the musician that lives in your soul. Lessons available.

Rachel’s Taste of Indiana

Stop in soon to browse our selection of products that are all Indiana Grown! Food and goods from right here in Indiana, from all across our great state. Honey, dressings, sauces, oils, meats and many more food items available. Our boutique has handcrafted items such as signs, lamps, home decor items, aprons, and fashionable knit…

Ride & Leather

Custom leather motorcycle gear for you and your bike, including Astech seats and accessories. Leather jackets, vests, gloves, saddlebags, belts, helmets, and cool shades. Check out our man-cave signs. Gift certificates available for every gift-giving occasion for every biker on  your list.

Riverside Sporting Goods & Tackle

Let us help you enjoy the great outdoors!  We carry a complete line of sporting goods, fishing equipment, and we have canoe rentals.  We are close to the Mississinewa River and a canoe launch site, so stop here before putting in.