SHOPPING IN WESTPORT
Westport’s real enigma is its successful mix the traditional and the cosmopolitan – something that is reflected in its shopping experience. Buy unique locally produced goods such as knitwear and pottery or browse through the rails of contemporary fashion boutiques, book stores and music outlets.
Westport Food & Craft Market
Westport Food and Craft Market takes place on Saturdays from March to December in Westport, County Mayo. A selection of fresh local produce, home-made foods and craft are available to the public.
Westport Country Markets
Westport Country Markets are held every Thursday from 8.30am – 1pm in the The Boxing Club, James St, Westport. Produce includes organic vegetables, baked goods, jams and chutneys, free range eggs and fresh flowers. Traditional crafts include pictures, toys and greeting cards woodturning, patchwork, homespun wool, hand woven items, hand knitting and all goods are produced locally. For More details log on to http://www.westportcountrymarket.ie
Westpoint Shopping Centre
Westport’s shopping destination, Westpoint Shopping Centre is located on Altamount Street. Retailers include Tesco, Boots, €uro Giant, Mocha Beans, Lifestyle Sports, Carraig Flowers, and Mr Bananaman (fruit and vegetables). Westpoint is also home to The Wild West children’s play centre. Parking is free.
One of Europe’s best known design and manufacturers of workwear, personal protective equipment and outdoor leisurewear. With over 100 years experience, Portwest have become a trusted name in clothing, with products designed and based on the hands-on daily experience of customers. Their collections of leisure and outdoor clothing are designed with functionality, comfort and style in mind and include fleece jackets, and rainwear, to long and short wetsuits. Visit the Portwest Shop on Bridge Street or their Discount Shop on Shop Street. For more information on Portwest visit their website http://www.portwest.ie
Established in the early sixties, Carraig Donn is Ireland’s premier retailer of Fashion, Jewellery, Gift and Homewares. With over 30 prime locations across Ireland, showcasing the very best of Irish and International labels, striving to give the customer something special. All collections are handpicked and always feature quality key season trends delivered at exceptional prices. Carraig Donn also have successfully designed their own fashion labels J’aime la Vie and Voulez Vous. These French styled labels are aimed at strong, independent women, made to Irish specifications and are worn by ladies who enjoy individual and unique pieces at ready to wear prices! Visit their Westport Store, located on Bridge Street or shop online at www.carraigdonn.com