Posts Tagged ‘Antique’

Antiquing in Harbor Country

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

If you’re coming to Firefly Resort for a Girlfriend Getaway or a Couples Weekend, exploring the antique stores in Harbor Country is the perfect activity! Whether you’re looking for unique treasures or the perfect piece of antique furniture to compliment your decor, there are stores to fit every budget and style.

As you venture north from Firefly Resort on the Red Arrow Highway, you’ll come across many antique stores. Here are a few of our favorites:

The first stop will be Lakeside Antiques, on your left. This store is comprised of three large buildings and has some great antique pieces for your home.

Continue north on the Red Arrow Highway for approximately three miles and you’ll find Harbert Antique Mall, on your right. The prices here are very reasonable and with over 50 dealers, you’ll find everything from outdoor furniture and housewares to knickknacks and jewelry.

From Millie's AntiquesJust a little north of Harbert Antique Mall, also on your right, will be Millie’s Antiques. If you love vintage kitchen accessories, dishes and cookware, this is the shop for you! There’s also a small collection of Dutch decor including wooden shoes, figurines and Delft blue.

Just a little further north, on your left, will be Dunes Antique Center, featuring jewelry, fine art, glass and accessories for your home.

These are only a sampling of what’s out there! Spend the weekend shopping in the many more antique stores in the region and you’ll be sure to find a special treasure…or three.


Mother’s Day weekend – Girl’s Getaway

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

Whether you’re a mom, daughter or grandmother, Mother’s Day is the perfect time to bond with loved ones. Make this year even more special by planning a Girl’s Getaway in Michigan’s Harbor Country and Firefly Resort.

Spend the afternoon antiquing at Millie’s Antiques, Harbert Antique Mall or one of the many other antique stores along the Red Arrow Highway. Or head to New Buffalo to shop in the beautiful boutiques and art galleries.

After a little shopping, it’s time to treat yourselves to a little “me” time with a massage, facial or pedicure at one of the relaxing day spas in Harbor Country.

Or take a culinary journey while wine tasting, discovering the best local wines along the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail.

End the night in one of the charming cottages at Firefly Resort. It’s the perfect place for a Girl’s Getaway!

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