Shopping in Rocky Mount, NC

By Raven Petty on April 28, 2011 at 6:00 pm EST


There's a good mix of both small and large businesses in Rocky Mount, N.C. The city provides a mix of large retail shopping with a mall, while delivering a down-home feel with smaller districts and shops. Sunset Avenue and South Wesleyan Boulevard house a number of retail businesses and restaurants, while The Mill is developing as a premier residential and shopping district. Here's a brief summary of the major shopping options, and for a complete listing of the retail areas, visit the Rocky Mount Visitor's Bureau's website

Golden East Crossing

The large, indoor Golden East Crossing mall gives shoppers a wide variety of stores, as well as convenient parking and free Wi-Fi in the food court. Anchor stores include Sears, JCPenney and Belk, and you'll find more than 70 specialty stores to visit. Browse for apparel at American Eagle or Style Setter, or shop for home décor at Bed Bath & Beyond. Golden East Crossing offers dozens of options in shoes, health and beauty, jewelry, and more.

Antiques and Flea Markets

If you love to browse rare and interesting items, be sure to check out one of Rocky Mount's antique shops or flea markets. Find one-of-a-kind treasures at Shedhedah Antiques and Towel Town, which will surprise you with their selection ensuring you find that special gift or knickknack. Browse 301 Craft and Flea Mall and The Stockyard Flea Market for collectibles, furniture, clothes and more.

Store Listing Info:

Golden East Crossing, N. Wesleyan Blvd.

Shehedah Antiques, 401 S. Washington St., (252) 985-3355

Towel Town, 248 Southwest Main St., (252) 446-9383

301 Craft & Flea Mall, 108 S. Wesleyan Blvd., (252) 442-5225

The Stockyard Flea Market, (Friday Mornings Only), 3631 S. Church St., (252) 442-3124

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