Por: Kara Franker
Shop the lushly landscaped tree-lined streets in Coconut Grove.
The pedestrian-friendly village center in Coconut Grove is lined with a selection of unique local galleries and boutiques. You’ll find a combination of throwback hippie shops, chic boutiques and traditional brand names.
Experience a taste of the “Old Grove” at Maya Hatcha, offering an eclectic mix of ethnic and modern clothing made from natural fabrics.
The Midori Gallery showcases artifacts from the Far East and an impressive collection of paintings, porcelain, sculptures, furniture, textiles and folk art. Release your inner artist at the Art Box, which offers classes in painting, sculpture, drawing and crafts for kids.
Get the latest in surf and skate gear at the Maui Nix Surf Shop and the Catch A Wave Surf Shop. Both stores offer a variety of clothing styles and gear that will get you ready for a day out on the water.
Azul Boutique is a high-end shop featuring one of a kind dresses, denim and designer labels including Camilla and Rich Girl on Vacation. Boutiques like Isabel Riera, Market Boutique and Ramona La Rue by Arianne offer unique and chic styles for women.
Shop travel-inspired goods like unique Pan Am branded lifestyle accessories at First Flight Out in Cocowalk. It's just blocks from the site of Pan Am’s first air terminal at Dinner Key, which is now Miami's City Hall.
For freshly cut flowers and beautiful arrangements for any occasion, visit The Blonde Tulip, featuring creative bouquets of exotic and colorful varieties.
At CocoWalk, you’ll find an open-air mall featuring a movie theater, a variety of restaurants and shops like Palm Produce Resortwear, Tervis and Coco Cigars. On weekend nights, you’ll often find the center square bustling with locals and visitors alike, as a live band plays on the second-floor promenade. CocoWalk hosts specialty events throughout the year including, sidewalk sales, family fun days, fashion shows and a spectacular Christmas tree lighting ceremony every year with an appearance by Santa Claus.
Insider Tip: Don't miss Coconut Grove's Fashion + Art + Music Night on the first Saturday of the month (October - April) from 6 to 9 p.m. Participating galleries, restaurants, boutiques and businesses host artists, feature live music, offer special promotions and extended shopping hours. The evening is sponsored by the Coconut Grove Business Improvement District to promote cultural tourism. Get more info and stay updated by visiting coconutgrove.com.
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