‘Tis the Season to shop local. Whether you need holiday gifts for family or ideas for Santa Claus, our Rowan County small businesses can help you find the perfect gift. Kids of all ages will be thrilled with gifts found at some of our favorite Rowan County businesses, but don’t stop with our list. Explore all of our Rowan County businesses on our website to complete your holiday shopping.


Lora Belle Baby: Lora Belle Baby is a fun upscale children’s boutique that carries baby, kids, mama, toys, and gifts! They specialize in dressing & accessorizing infants to size 6, boys & girls. They carry name brands such as Kissy Kissy, Magnolia Baby, Little Giraffe, Ruffled Butts, Rugged Butts, Giggle Moon, Appaman, Kickee Pants, Robeez and more! You’ll be able to find clothes, toys and specialty items for every little person on your list! Visit them in Downtown Salisbury at 221 S. Main Street.


South Main Book Co.: Books, books, books! Visit South Main Book Co. and fill those stockings with fun reads. South Main Book Co. is an independent bookstore that offers titles for all ages and interests. Their special kid’s section can help imaginations run wild. Visit them in Downtown Salisbury at 110 S. Main Street.


Southern Sass Boutique: Southern Sass offers trendy children’s clothing and accessories perfect for gifting. Check out their massive selection of hairbows to gift or compliment your children’s holiday outfits. Visit them in Downtown Salisbury at 209 S. Main Street.


Sweetest Beginnings: This Downtown Kannapolis boutique offers gifts for everyone, but especially kids! Their clothing options for babies, toddlers and big kids are perfect for high-fashion kiddos. Visit them in Downtown Kannapolis at 102 W. A Street.


N.C. Transportation Museum: The N.C. Transportation Museum provides fun for young and old. Gift the kids in your life an annual pass, or just take them for the day. This will thrill the entire family, but especially the young and young at heart. Find them in Spencer at 1 Samuel Spencer Drive.


Looking for an experience rather than an item? Take your favorite family to Waterworks Visual Arts CenterDan Nicholas ParkLazy 5 Ranch, or any other of our Rowan County attractions for a day of creating memories. Explore more options on our website.


We’re certain you can find the perfect gift for everyone on your list from one of our Rowan County original businesses. If you need more ideas, check out all of our Rowan County shopping destinations on our website. Looking for gifts for him, her or for families? Check out the other gift guides on our blog.


Happy shopping and happy holidays from all of us in Rowan County!