OTHER ACTIVITIES IN STONINGTON, MAINE

DEER ISLE GRANITE MUSEUM

Main St., downtown Stonington. (207) 367-6331. Open June – September.

Stonington was – and still is – a home to major granite quarrying industries. Crotch Island Quarry is not open to the public but the Deer Isle Granite Museum gives a glimpse of the history of quarrying in the area. They have a working model of an old quarry which is fascinating for people of all ages. Stonington granite has been featured in many famous buildings and monuments in Boston, NYC, and Washington DC.

RED BARN FARM

Route 15, Stonington. (207) 367-5100. Open daily, year round.

The Brewers new goat farm sells fresh plain and seasoned goat cheese, goat milk soap, and fresh eggs. If they’re not busy they’re more than glad to let you meet the goats and show you their farm!

COASTSIDE BIO-RESOURCES

13 Atlantic Ave., downtown Stonington. (207) 367-2297. Open year round!

Coastside Bio-Resources makes nutritional supplements for pets and humans. Their patented sea cucumber based products improve flexibility from those suffering from joint stiffness and arthritis. Retail store. Wholesale orders accepted.

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FOOD AND WINE SALES

BURNT COVE MARKET

3 Burnt Cove Rd./Route 15A ( a couple of minutes drive from the village). (207) 367-2681. Open year round, 7 days a week except several of the major holidays.

Full service supermarket with fresh produce, meats, and seafood too! Wine, beer, and liquor sales. Movie rentals. Sandwiches and pizzas. Delivery available on certain days for the elderly and to the docks for those who live on off shore islands.

HARBOR VIEW STORE

At the corner of Main St./Route 15 and Atlantic Ave. in downtown Stonington. (207) 367-2530. Open year round, 7 days a week except several of the major holidays.

Convenience store offering basic food items, wine and beer sales, sandwiches and pizzas, breakfast sandwiches, and magazines/newspapers.

THE SEASONS STORE

Main St./Route 15 at corner of Seabreeze Ave. (207) 367-6348. Open June through September.

Fine selection of wines, gourmet foods from Maine and around the world, gifts, work by local artists and craftsmen, and items for your kitchen and table. Call to find out when the next wine tasting is going to be held!

THE STONINGTON FARMER’S MARKET

Every Friday 10 – 12 from mid May to mid October. School St. (the hill above the Opera House) – behind the Old Elementary School. Plenty of parking!

The largest farmer’s market in Maine! Features local foods from Stonington and the area. Fresh vegetables and fruits, breads, baked goods, cheeses and meats from local farms, delicious sandwiches and other ready to eat items, arts and crafts, community organizations, and more! Playground on site for the children.

Retail/Shopping Opportunities in Stonington, Maine

Stonington features a wide variety of shopping opportunities both downtown and around town: Antiques, jewelry, books, prints, Stonington T-shirts and mugs, clothing, cards, sweets, children’s toys, and even a small department store!

DOWNTOWN

ISLAND APPROACHES

50 Main St., Stonington. (207) 367-5980. Open June – October, 9 – 5. Also limited Christmas shopping hours.

Sweatshirts, t-shirts, hats, mugs and other Stonington imprinted items. children’s toys. Exclusive Stonington dealer of Sea Bags totes made from recycled sails.

PRINTS AND REPRINTS

70 Main St., Stonington. (207) 367-5821. Open June – October.

Virginia’s shop is filled with framed prints and fine old books of every type. Come in and explore – you’ll definitely find some unexpected treasures.

THE DRY DOCK

Main St. (next door to Isalos Gallery), Stonington. (207) 367-5528. Open June – December.

Come in and explore Stonington’s own eclectic mixed retail shop featuring fine women’s clothing and scarves, children’s toys, jewelery, field guides, gifts, and cards.

MARLINESPIKE CHANDLERY

West Main St. (just a minute’s walk past the Opera House along the harbor). Nautical themed antiques and oddities. 58 West Main St. Phone = 207.460.6034. Open Year Round.

DOCKSIDE GIFTS

West Main St. (just a minutes walk past the Opera House along the harbor). Open May-October, daily. (207) 367-2652

Maine and marine related books, nautical gifts, newspapers, and more!

BAYSIDE ANTIQUES & GIFTS

131 West Main St., Stonington ( a 3 minute walk from the Opera House along the harbor’s edge).  Open June – October.

Period and country furniture, porcelain, stoneware, prints, and other gifts.

SUZIE Q’S

40 School St., just a minute up the hill from the Opera House, Stonington. (207) 367-2415. Open June through October!

Suzie Q’s Sweets & Curiosities is a unique country store filled with a wide selection of crafts and gifts, sells lots of homemade sweets (pies, muffins, cookies, and more!), serves tea and coffee, and offers light breakfasts and lunches as well!

AROUND TOWN

CLAM FACTORY GIFTS

51 Fifield Point Rd., off of Sand Beach Road and just a half-minute drive from Burnt Cove Supermarket. (207) 367-2282. Open late May to mid October, 10 – 4!

Unique handmade gifts, hand knit items, christmas decorations, historic prints, and photography by local artists.

V & S VARIETY

3 Burnt Cove Rd./Route 15A, about two-minute drive away from the village. (207) 367-5570. Open year round!

V & S is Stonington small department store with cards, gifts, toys, clothing, fabric, health and beauty aids, ACE hardware store, and the V & S pharmacy. UPS shipping center.

ANTIQUE HUNTERS

Indian Point Road, Stonington. (207) 348-1042. Open by chance or appointment.

Selling, buying, restoring, and repairing fine antiques.

PIRATE’S DEN ANTIQUES

North Main St./Route 15 across from the Cemetary Rd and Stonington Sea Products. (207) 367-2383. Open June – October!

Come by the shop and discover a wide variety of antiques for every room and every taste.