These 12 Charming General Stores In Michigan Will Make You Feel Nostalgic
In this day and age, our idea of the general store has gone from old-timey country market where everyone knows each other to big box, superstores, or worse, the party store on the corner. Well, we are here to tell you that the general store is still alive and well in many parts of Michigan. Here are 12 that you will find to be simply charming.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
We tried to give you a nice mix of old and newer general stores across the state. But we’re sure you can think of a few local spots that your family loves to visit. Tell us about them in the comments below!
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.
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