Most People Don’t Know There’s An Old-Fashioned Soda Fountain Hiding Inside Mississippi’s Waveland Pharmacy
Not all hidden gems are tucked away in remote locales or unassuming buildings. In fact, you’ll find one of the state’s sweetest surprises inside Waveland Pharmacy. The family-owned drug store and pharmacy is most known by locals for its friendly service. But that’s not all. Anyone who lives in the area knows Waveland Pharmacy is home to an old-fashioned soda fountain that doles out some decadently sweet treats. Take a look:
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Waveland Pharmacy is open Monday thru Friday, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. For more information, check out the Waveland Pharmacy website or Facebook page.
Did you know about Waveland Pharmacy and its sweet surprise? Ever visited? If so, what’d you think of the soda fountain?
This isn’t the state’s only secret sweet shop. Read about another here.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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