Uptown Athens

Uptown Athens, directly north of the Ohio University campus, is decked with funky shops offering everything from the extraordinarily unique to the timeless basics.

From Vintage to Chic, You'll Find it Here!

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Directly north of Ohio University's College Green, Uptown Athens is the place for students to mix, meet, eat and shop. As a result, Court and its side streets in Uptown Athens are decked with funky shops offering everything from the extraordinarily unique to the timeless basics. 

Get There!


Parking:

Court Street is one-way (South to North). During the school year parking spots can be hard to come by. The Athens City Parking Garage is centrally located: from Court Street, turn right onto Washington. The garage is on the right.

Uptown Athens Shops:

...and Beer

...and Beer

A local beer store that specializes in American craft beers with an emphasis on Ohio brews.

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Artifacts Gallery

Artifacts Gallery

Artifacts Gallery is located on the corner of Court and State Streets. They specialize in women's dresses and tops, men's and kids' tees, and a great assortment of fun gifts and jewelry.

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BananaRoad

BananaRoad

Looking for some cool new wall art? BananaRoad has tons of posters and also carries T-shirts and costume pieces.

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Blue Eagle Music

Blue Eagle Music

Blue Eagle Music sells musical instruments, accessories, lessons, and repairs, as well as serving as a ticket outlet for local venues such as Fur Peace Ranch and Stuart's Opera House.

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College Book Store

College Book Store

College Book Store is located on the corner of Court and Union streets, right across the street from the Ohio University campus gate.

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Cornwell Jewelers

Cornwell Jewelers

Cornwell Jewelers is the oldest family-owned business in Athens. Members of the Cornwell family have been helping people select diamonds for over 150 years. Stop by the store to view their collection of diamonds and other fine jewelry.

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Cross Court Cards & Gifts

Cross Court Cards & Gifts

Looking for the perfect gift? Cross Court has greeting cards, balloons, scrapbook and craft supplies, posters, and much more.

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Cycle Path Bicyles

Cycle Path Bicyles

Cycle Path is a full service bicycle shop that sells bicycles and accessories. Their experienced staff is happy to help you find your way around Athens County's roads.

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Figleaf

Figleaf

Figleaf offers the latest trends in young women's clothing and accessories.

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Follett's University Bookstore

Follett's University Bookstore

For a wide selection of Ohio University clothing and gifts, visit Follett's University Bookstore.

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Haffa's Records

Haffa's Records

Haffa's Records buys, sells, and trades new and used CDs, vinyl, DVDs, and VHS.

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Import House

Import House

The Import House carries a variety of shoes, jewelry, clothes tobacco accessories and much more. Near the northernmost end of Court Street.

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Jack Neal Floral

Jack Neal Floral

Jack Neal Floral offers a wide variety of floral bouquets, or they can create a custom design that's just right for your special occasion.

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Kismet

Kismet

A boutique retail shop selling men's and women's clothing, accessories, decor and gifts.

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Lamborn's Studio & Custom Framing

Lamborn's Studio & Custom Framing

Portrait photography, custom framing and unique gifts.

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Little Professor Book Center

Little Professor Book Center

Little Professor Book Center offers a complete selection of hardcover and paperback books, as well as a complete selection of periodicals and newspapers.

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Mountain Laurel Gifts

Mountain Laurel Gifts

Mountain Laurel Gifts features fine leather, jewelry, cards, stationery, candles, gourmet foods, household items, garden and home décor, as well as many beautiful items handcrafted by local artisans.

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Random House

Random House

If you love antiques, you'll love Random House!

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Ski's Teases & Collectibles

Ski's Teases sells novelty screen-printed T-shirts, including some that feature logos of Athens shops and bars.

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The House by College Book Store

The House by College Book Store

The House is the first and only self-contained, collegiate Under Armour store in the nation.

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The Other Place

The Other Place

The Other Place carries women's shoes, clothes, and accessories. Whether you're looking for a new Vera Bradley bag or a cute outfit for date night, The Other Place has it!

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UniversiTees

UniversiTees

UniversiTees carries T-shirts and other OU and Athens gear.

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Uptown Dog T-shirts

Uptown Dog T-shirts

A local source for Ohio University, Halloween and Athens merchandise. Custom screen printing and embroidery also available.

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Wizard's Guild

Wizard's Guild

Comic books bought and sold.

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