Clarion Hotel Campus Area
2703 Craig Road
Eau Claire, WI 54701
Phone: (715) 835-2211
Fax: (715) 835-1249
Established in 1913, the Oak Center General Store was completely revamped in 1976, and now is so much more than just a department store. Of course, you can always rely on this store to provide you with the best of organic food items like meat and eggs, and the stock of home supplies and gardening tools is also excellent. However, what makes this store stand apart is the fact that it plays host to some fantastic musical performances between April and October. The line-up has included the likes of Jasper Lepak and Bill Staines.
Fans of fantasy-fiction and the virtual world will find much to their liking at Toyriffic. This local store offers a variety of new, used and vintage video games, alongside collectibles, posters and assorted treasures. Fun events like gaming tournaments are often hosted at the store.
Nothing can possibly beat the gift of chocolate. Knoke's offers its patrons a selection of rich and delicious, hand-crafted chocolates in a variety of flavors, fillings and forms. Sample nut clusters, English toffee and truffles, or go for the classic, rich and timeless dark chocolate creations.
St. Croix Shoe and Boot, of Downtown Hudson, is a local shoe store that is stocked with an excellent variety of casual footwear for men and women. The store carries boots and shoes from popular brands like Keen Untility, Smartwool, Birkenstock and Sorel.
Chapter2Books is a local bookstore that has a lot to offer the city's budding bibliophiles. Apart from a varied selection of new and used books, the store also boasts a collection of games, toys and gifts. Snuggle up with a book and a cup of coffee on one of the comfy couches, or take advantage of the free WiFi and surf the web. The store also organizes a variety of literary events and book clubs for the young and old.
Gift store and clothing boutique rolled in to one, Lavender Thymes is a charming downtown store that offers its patrons a delightful selection of fashionable clothing, candles, bath & beauty products, Thymes fragrances, jewelry, gourmet snacks and home decor. Friendly and inviting, this charming boutique will win you over with its wonderful wares and genuine service.
The Purple Tree offers a selection of environmentally friendly, fair trade and sustainable products. Browse through an eclectic collection of everything from stationery, candles and trucker hats, to tea, toys and home decor. Visit the the Purple Tree for gifts and goodies that will make you feel as good as the one who receives them.
La Rue Marche is a charming boutique that caters to the fashionista in you. Blending together the timeless charm of vintage clothing, the tasteful subtlety of French style and a touch of contemporary flair, this lovely boutique offers women a thoughtful collection of clothing, gifts and accessories. Fashion consultations are available as well, if you like help with putting together the perfect look for you.
Mark Jewellers, that dates back to 1962, has a wide collection of jewelry for every occasion. They offer some unique and exclusive designs and also specialize in repairing old jewelry.
The folks at Teas Hobby Shop are the best to approach for the perfect know-how in the domain of racing. If you have always wanted to try your hand at racing, you can now simply head to this place and experience the thrill of racing on their own off-road track. They also have an indoor oval track that you must check out. The owners are serious sports aficionados and can help you out if you're looking for something specific in their store. Come here with your car and experience the joy of speed!
Get your hands on some authentic handmade items like soaps and body care products, bath salts, lotions, moisturizers, lip balms and spa items at the Handmade Natural Beauty. All the products swear by natural ingredients' usage and are skin safe.
If you are looking out for some wonderful cheese, take a trip to the Cheddarheads. They have some of the best cheeses in the town and can help you find the right one for your taste! They also have the Cheddarheads t-shirts, exclusively sold by this shop!