Having the option to choose curb-side pickup or delivery from your favourite local retail spots has been a welcome option for many. Even when we’re able to browse and shop in-store, the convenience and safety of contactless shopping will always be in demand. These wonderful local shops and craft breweries are making it easy!

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Craft Council

Temporarily located at 155 Water Street

Carrying the work of over 150 juried members, the Craft Council offers a wide selection of traditional and contemporary crafts from local artisans and craftspeople. You’ll find unique ceramic pieces like a “who knit ya” shot glass or a “hard case” beer cup, thrummed mittens and socks, and special wooden pieces like a cod head cutting board made from yellow birch.

Curb-side pickup is available on Tuesdays and Fridays. Call 702-4295 or email [email protected] for details.

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East Coast Glow

82 Church Street, Bonavista

East Coast Glow transforms wildcrafted ingredients, gathered by hand in Newfoundland and Labrador, into powerful skin tonics made from pure iceberg water and wild botanical distillates, essential oils and powerfully infused plant oils, butters and waxes.

Curb-side pickup is available Wednesday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Call 468-1683 or place your order online.

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Gift Shop at The Rooms

9 Bonaventure Avenue

The Rooms Gift Shop offers a wide selection of unique local & Canadian made products, exhibit-inspired gifts, stuffed animals, puzzles, jewellery, books, craft kits, jams & treats, and so much more. Items can be purchased through their online store.

Contactless curb-side pickup is available on Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Free short term parking is available for pickups!

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Grates Cove Studios

Grates Cove Studios, at the tip of the Avalon Peninsula, two hours from St. John’s, is a place where you can eat, explore and create in the beautiful, rugged, coastal landscapes of historic Grates Cove.

Curb-side pick up is available at the studio for their in-house created seaweed skincare line, 7 Fathoms, which includes lotion, a clay mask, and a hair and scalp treatment. Order online and select pickup at checkout. Call 587-3880 for details.

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Heritage Shop of NL

309 Water Street; 158 Duckworth Street

A hub for locally-made products that capture the province’s unique history, character and culture, proceeds from these shops support the Historic Sites Association of NL. You’ll find local books, colourful art pieces, framed watercolour prints, pottery, hand-knit wares, and much more.

They continue to offer curbside pick-up and delivery options for orders placed on their online store.

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Johnny Ruth

183 Water Street

Find clothing, footwear and accessories from top Canadian designers along with Newfoundland-designed clothing, accessories, and gifts. Show off your local love with a pair of puffin wire earrings, cheeky Amy Adams prints and greeting cards, or a “Dory” hoodie designed by local artist Janet Davis.

Home deliveries (free over $50) & curb-side pick up are available Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM and Sunday from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

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Landwash Brewery

181 Commonwealth Avenue

This cheerful and welcoming spot brews flavour-forward beers inspired by modern American craft beer and serves them up in a beer-hall style taproom. Core brews include their One Wave Blonde Ale, That Much Ocean New England IPA, and Brackish Sour Ale with Newfoundland Sea Salt.

Contactless pickup is available Wednesday to Saturday from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Full beer and merch selection is available on their website.

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Newfoundland Weavery

177 Water Street

Specializing in local craft, knitwear, and clothing, there’s plenty to choose from at this downtown staple. Find distinctive work from Newfoundland artists, a stunning collection of clothing and accessories, and unexpected finds like classic ink writing sets and old-fashioned compasses.

Curbside pickup is available daily from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Delivery in the St. John’s area is available (typically after business hours) at a cost of $10.

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Ninepenny Brewing

75 Conception Bay Highway

Ninepenny Brewing is a premium craft brewery in Conception Bay South that “blends craft style and brewing science to create beers that are easy to drink and hard to forget”. The name was inspired by our ancestors’ love of beer and pays homage to the old English pubs where stories were told, beers were shared, and journeys began.

Order online and call 709-240-5000 when you arrive. Curb-side pickup hours are Wednesday and Thursday from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM and Friday and Saturday from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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O'Brien's Music Inc.

278 Water Street

There’s plenty for the music lover (and music maker) at this long-standing family owned business. An impressive collection of CDs, LPs and DVDs boasts plenty of Newfoundland bands and artists. You’ll also find a selection of musical instruments including harmonicas, accordions, Newfoundland spoons and, of course, classic ugly sticks.

Curb-side pickup and delivery is available in the St. John’s area. Call 753-8135, message them on Facebook or email [email protected].

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Posie Row & Co.

210-214 Water Street

Known for its eclectic vibe, this collective of local independent businesses has items you won’t see anywhere else. It’s not just hats, mitts, and scarves here! Fair trade brands, local limited edition jewelry, hand-dyed and vintage clothing, botanical bath products and much more line four floors of shops.

Open for curb-side pickup between 11:00 AM and 5:00 PM, 7 days a week. Please call the store upon your arrival at (709) 722-2544.

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Quidi Vidi Brewing Co.

Hops Shop: 16 Harbour View Drive

Quidi Vidi Brewing is Newfoundland & Labrador’s largest craft brewery located in the historic fishing village of Quidi Vidi. Surrounded by dramatic cliffs and steeped in tradition, Quidi Vidi Brewing is home to award-winning ales and lagers, including their famous Iceberg Beer.

Curb-side pickup is available Sunday to Thursday from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM and Friday and Saturday from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Place your order online and call 689-2744 upon arrival.

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Quidi Vidi Village Plantation

10 Maple View Place, Quidi Vidi Village

Housing studios for up to ten emerging craftspeople, the Plantation gives you the opportunity to meet some of our province’s talented and delightful makers, learn about their creative processes, and find out what makes their handmade products so special.

Contactless pickup can be arranged by connecting with our artisans individually so they can arrange a pick up time that works for them.

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Running the Goat

54 Cove Road, Tors Cove

Running the Goat Books & Broadsides is a micro press specializing in letterpress-printed and fine trade books, chapbooks and broadsides by some of Newfoundland and Labrador’s finest writers. The printshop also carries work by other local printers, a range of carefully curated books, and a small selection of locally made pottery.

Curb-side pick up can be arranged for almost any day of the week! Delivery is also available at a cost of $4. Note that this is automatically added to your online order. If you prefer pickup, be sure to select pickup when ordering. Call 709-334-3239 with any questions.

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The Outfitters Adventure

220 Water Street

A local favourite for everything outdoors! The Outfitters is your go-to spot for everything you’ll need to enjoy our local weather and outdoor adventure. You’ll find footwear, outerwear, backpacks, bikes, paddle boards, family camping necessities, and much more amongst their three floors of quality brands.

Curb-side pick up is available during opening hours. Order online and call 579-4453 when you arrive for pickup. Free delivery is available across the country on orders over $100!

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8 Rowan Street, Churchill Square

Anything but a typical gift shop, this boutique offers beautiful and unique “art, jewelry, and things”. Whink celebrates our rich culture and heritage with a large selection of locally made art, crafts, and gifts that include books, sweets, candles, prints, cosmetics, jewelry, pottery, and more!

Offering curb-side pickup and local delivery Monday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM and Sunday from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM.


Published: March 28, 2021