Men can be the hardest people to shop for, especially when it feels like you’re gifting the same thing year after year. Luckily, Galena Country makes finding unique holiday gifts a breeze! From one-of-a-kind treasures to unique experiences, you’re bound to find the perfect gift!
Antiques and Awesome Finds
Rich in history and vintage treasures, Galena Country is loaded with antiques and collectibles awaiting a new home! History buffs will love the experience at U.S. Grant State Historic Site, The Old Blacksmith Shop, The Dowling House, and more! Explore yesteryear at the following establishments:
For the Foodie
Salsa, hot sauce, dips, jams, and jellies make for tasty stocking stuffers! Don’t stop there, explore all of the foodie-lover boutiques featuring culinary treasures.
|Galena Canning Company||Grateful Gourmet|
|Galena Garlic Company||Pasta Perfetta|
|Galena River Wine and Cheese||Spice and Tea Merchants|
Quench his Thirst
Stock his bar with locally made wine, beer, and spirits! Purchase tickets or book a tour at a vineyard, brewery, or the distillery. Have you considered booking a tour to explore the ‘other’ kind of spirits? Start shopping here:
Experiences are always a memorable gift idea, especially if you join in! Glide through the air at speeds of up to 40 mph on a zip line, paddle down the Galena River or speed down the Alpine Slide overlooking the mighty Mississippi. Home to twenty parks and trails, it’s easy to unplug and reconnect with nature. Make a weekend of it, filled with unforgettable memories! Start with these adventure-focused locations:
|Chestnut Mountain Resort||Hoof It Goat Treks|
|Fever River Outfitters||Long Hollow Canopy Tours|
|Golf Courses||Nuts Outdoors|
Spruce up his wardrobe
Everyone deserves to feel great! Keep him looking sharp with new apparel and man-scaping products from these awesome boutiques:
|Cotton Club||Gabby’s Gifts|
|For Bare Feet||Union Leather|
|From Head to Toe Sportswear|
Made in Galena Country
Surrounded in such beauty, it’s no wonder that the area is loaded with talented artists. Start with these talented makers to find the perfect gift for your art-lover:
|Eshelman Pottery||Marie’s Woodcarving|
|Galena Clay Works||Outside the Lines Art Gallery|
|Galena Spoon Co.||River Bend Gallery|
The fun never ends!
Looking for something for the pet lover? The prankster? Yummy treats? Have fun treasure-hunting at these unique boutiques:
Plan a shopping trip or surprise getaway by booking your stay and exploring via the digital visitor's guide. Throughout our history, we've proudly never been like anywhere else, come and see for yourself!