Hidden Treasures in Fresno
Looking for a less crowded locale? Find the perfect little local spot off the beaten path. Try a new unique venue or an old favorite. Do some shopping or relax with a cup of tea. Make some artwork or pick your own fresh fruit. As you explore these nooks and crannies of Fresno County, you'll find lots of little hidden treasures.
Book lovers will not want to miss out on the Fig Garden Bookstore
. This local bookstore has been family owned and operated for over 20 years. Choose from a specially selected inventory of books, toys and games. Fig Garden Bookstore also features a gallery with art from popular and award-winning local artists. Join the store for special events, such as the book clubs and author signings.
Address: 5084 North Palm Avenue, Fresno, CA 93704 - MAP
Phone: (559) 226-1845
Get fresh fruit and veggies grown with minimal chemical and pesticide use from Sumner Peck Ranch
, just a few minutes outside of Fresno. Purchase from the fruit stands or go out into the fields and choose your own. Pick a variety of in-season foods including cherries, grapes, oranges, apples, jalapenos, lettuce, peppers, squash or pecans. Honey from the farm's hives is also available.
Address: 14860 California 41, Madera, CA 93636 - MAP
Phone: (559) 822-3301
Mama mia! Stop by the Pizza Farm
for a homegrown, farm-fresh pizza. The Pizza Farm is round like a pizza pie and divided into eight "slices." Guests can see, touch and learn about how farmers grow the wheat for the crust, tomatoes for the sauce and even the cows that give milk for the cheese and the pigs that become pepperoni.
Address: 27877 Avenue 8, Madera, CA 93637 - MAP
Phone: (559) 363-5433
Create a unique ceramic piece, perfect for a special gift, home décor or vacation memorabilia. Come by Color Me Mine
at River Park, where fun and creativity abound. Pick your pottery piece, plan your own design for it, choose your colors and paint your masterpiece. Ceramics are glazed and fired by professionals, and ready to take home in just a few days!
Address: 230 Paseo Del Centro, Fresno, CA 93720 - MAP
Phone: (559) 435-7969
Come out to the Vineyard Farmer's Market
for fresh, locally grown fruit and vegetables every Wednesday and Saturday. Local vendors fill the corner of Blackstone and Shaw with their wares-from food to clothing and accessories. Stop by for live music or join in one of the special events, such as the cooking sessions or the honey festival.
Address: 100 West Shaw, Fresno, CA 93704 - MAP
Sip on one of the 170 types of tea and coffee drinks Lollicup
has to offer. Most tea flavors are available with Boba-large rounded balls made of starch from the cassava root that are soft on the outside and chewy on the inside. Lollicup infuses their gummy Boba with longan honey, making them sweet and gooey.
Address: 1075 East Bullard Avenue, Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93710 - MAP
Phone: (559) 447-8958
Find the perfect unique item at Yoshi Now
! This eclectic thrift store sells a wide variety vintage and retro items from different eras. Whether you are looking for clothing and accessories or records and furniture, you're guaranteed to find something awesome and amusing at this locally-owned store.
Address: 648 Broadway, Fresno, CA 93721 - MAP
Phone: (559) 485-8142