Who doesn’t love to support small business? And discovering that perfect neighbourhood of locally owned shops is a lovely way to spend a family afternoon. Here’s the Kid Approved Itinerary for shopping (and dinning!) in the quaint Surrey neighbourhood of Cloverdale. Locals tip – visit on a Sunday to check out the renown flea market!
Kid Approved Itinerary – Cloverdale
Cloverdale Market – Located on the Cloverdale fairgrounds, this self-described “weekly treasure hunt” is full of handmade goods, antiques, crafts, curious and seasonal produce.
Cloverdale Coffee Company – This locally owned cafe supports other local and great businesses such as Republica Coffee Roasters out of Fort Langley, A Bread Affair, and Mighty Leaf Tea.
Create-It-Emporium – A crafters mecca… drop in anytime to create a masterpiece and chose from hundreds of pieces of ceramics for painting.
Into Chocolate – This locally owned shop boasts handmade fudge and chocolates, vintage sodas and European hot chocolate as well as all the classic candy favourites.
Hawthorne Beer Market – Craft beer and homemade eats inspired by local ingredients. Gourmet pizza, steamed BC mussels, and prime rib burger patties.