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Gulfport’s unique retailers offer one of the best shopping experiences you’ll ever discover. 

All shops and boutiques are independently owned and offer merchandise you won’t find at chains or malls. 

Local artwork and crafts are a hallmark of our offerings. 

Also browse for apparel, jewelry, antiques, bath and body products, health and wellness products, new and used books, pet accessories, boat and marine supplies, and much more.

Expect friendly and attentive service from shopkeepers who are glad to see you.

ArtJones: An Open Studio Tour, Gulfport, FL

1525 53 Street S, Gulflport, FL 33707


Do you have an ArtJones? Then you found the right place.

ArtJones is a group of professional artists in Gulfport Florida who have joined together to celebrate this small town's working artist community. ArtJones is an annual event where artists open their work spaces to the public to share their process, talk about creativity and sell their work.

ArtJones is free and open to the public. For more information, pick up a brochure or see

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August Vernon Studios

August Vernon Studios
3043 Beach Blvd.

Studios and retail gallery space for painter and muralist August Vernon and mosaic artist and instructor Susanne Vernon.  Gallery space also displays and sells the work of other artists.  Mosaic workshops offered.  Commissioned work available.  Vacation rental at onsite Beach Breeze Bungalow also available.

Axis Tango Inc.

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P.O. Box 530455
St. Petersburg, FL 33747

Contact Name: Gaia Banovich
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Telephone Number: (646) 883-5533

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Axis Tango Inc, with headquarters in Gulfport and serving clients globally, is the leading importer, distributor, and designer of premium shoes and apparel for Argentine Tango. With a strong network of exclusive manufacturing partners in Italy and Argentina and established distribution system in United States, Axis Tango dominates the tango apparel and accessories market. After successfully operating for 10 years in New York City, the founders Gaia Banovich and Charles Gale relocated the company to the Tampa Bay area. Axis Tango focuses on style, quality and comfort, and offers premium shoes for dance, weddings, and fashion from Italy, Argentina, and the US. Social dancers, professional dancers, and those who love beautiful shoes need look no further than AxisTango for a great selection and advice. Although Axis Tango offices are not open to public, dance friends can make a visit appointment online.

Brenda McMahon Ceramics

1525 53 Street S
Gulfport, FL 33707
Contact Name: Brenda McMahon
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Brenda McMahon creates one of a kind meditative vessels and dimensional ceramic wall sculptures in her Gulfport, FL studio. Though she travels across the country attending juried art shows, Brenda opens her studio to the public by appointment or by chance when she's here. Text, email or call Brenda to see if she's in the shop and available for a visit. Brenda welcomes commissions for indoor & outdoor installations. She also works on custom backsplashes & tile insets. See Brenda's website for more information on her ceramic artwork.

Country Harvest Craft Studio

Country Harvest Craft Studio
3125 Beach Blvd. 

A collection of crafts created by local artisans, including jewelry, hand-crafted and hand-decorated furniture, cards, art works, as well as a signature line of hand-made soaps and candles.

Domain Home Accessories & Gallery

Domain Home Accessories & Gallery
3129 Beach Blvd.

Specializing in functional art for the home, local and other American artists’ work and selected imports.  Also gifts, cards, home décor, kitchen and serve ware, lamps, pottery, glassware, jewelry and more.  “& Gallery” features art work from over 40 Florida and regional artists, with monthly art opening events.

Fabric Smart

Fabric Smart
5401 Gulfport Blvd.

Fabrics for sewing and quilting, plus notions, patterns and books. Specializing in 100% cotton novelty fabrics, including new, rare, hard-to-find and out of print designs.  In-store classroom space with classes offered in sewing and quilting.

Funky Town Boutique

Funky Town Boutique
3117 Gulfport Blvd.

New and used clothing for all ages, including both high end designer labels as well as budget-conscious items.  Buying and consignment.

Gulfport Beach Bazaar

Gulfport Beach Bazaar
3115 Beach Blvd.

Gulfport Beach Bazaar offers eclectic merchandise & a U.S. Contract Post Office selling:  Coastal & vintage furniture, home décor & collectibles;  Estate & contemporary jewelry, clothing & accessories;  Unique artfully crafted & painted goods;  Shipping & mailing supplies;  Notary, copy & fax service.

Gulfport Produce

Gulfport Produce
5133 Gulfport Blvd. S.

Locally-owned and family-operated produce market with full line of fruits and vegetables, including locally-grown.  Also locally-produced groceries including honey, jams, pickles and more.

Jeffy Tees

5012 Gulfport Boulevard South
Gulfport, FL 33707

Jeffy Tess is a small, locally owned business selling clothing for men, women and children. We also offer screen printing services, tee shirt and cap designs.

Karen's Florist of Gulfport

Karen’s Florist of Gulfport
5122 Gulfport Blvd.

Full-service florist for all occasions.  Local delivery.  Specialists in wedding planning and coordination.

Lizard Licks

Lizard Licks

Global fair trade art & crafts.  Specializing in Haitian metal art, including hand-painted geckos.  Appearing at Tuesday Fresh Market, Art Walks and other Gulfport events, with booth located adjacent to Mangia Gourmet (2930 Beach Blvd. South).

Mermaid Bay Mercantile Company

Mermaid Bay Mercantile Company
3107 Beach Blvd. South
Gulfport, FL 33707
(727) 280-6667

Mermaid Bay Mercantile Company is a modern spin on an old-fashioned general store featuring a wide variety of products housed in a seaside 1930’s cottage in the scenic “Old Florida” town of Gulfport.  We feature a hand-picked selection of one-of-a-kind artwork, vintage and non-vintage accessories, housewares, jewelry, gifts, packaged food product and apothecary that are made with integrity whether by hand, recycled or simply inspired with an emphasis on local and small batch product.

Mildred Maloney Flowers

(727) 895-8000

Mildred Maloney Flowers is a St. Petersburg, FL grown flower shop born in 1954 and has grown into a full one stop Wedding shop since 1989.


2902 Beach Blvd.
Gulfport, FL 33707

Philanthropy is considering all customers philanthropists because they help give back with their purchases. Philanthropy does its best to keep proces at a minimum. Come in and shop & I hope you leave as a friend.

Pitzen Studios

Pitzen Studios
5437 29th Ave. South

Located in Gulfport’s historic “Alley of the Arts.”  Artist Tom Pitzen creates medium to large scale sculpture in both mosaic tile and metal. The studio is a family affair and you will often see his wife or his children creating their own pieces or helping out with one of Tom’s.  Open during Art Walks, special events and by appointment.

Red Hot Tiki Spicy Gourmet Market

Red Hot Tiki Spicy Gourmet Market
2904 Beach Blvd. S.
(727) 776-5931

A huge selection of specialty hot sauces, BBQ and other sauces, including the Red Hot Tiki brand.  Also spices, jellies, condiments, whole bean coffee and gifts.

Robert W Tillberg Fine Art & Design

1603 52nd Street S
Gulfport, FL 33703
Contact Name: Rob Tillberg
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Telephone Number: 860-922-4272

Gulfport Artist who paints with oil, acrylic, and inks. Covering a wide variety of subject matters and techniques with an emphasis on color and contrast.

Thai Orchids & Leis

Thai Orchids & Leis
5313 Gulfport Blvd S, Gulfport, FL 33707
(727) 321-2732

Formerly Thai Rific Orchids.  Offering a large selection of Hawaiian orchid plants and cut orchids, a variety of hand-made Thai and Hawaiian leis, exotic plants, lucky bamboo and much more, including varieties from their own ‘secret garden’ and greenhouse.

The Domingo Studio

2620 Beach Blvd. S.
Gulfport, FL 33703
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Telephone Number: 727-821-2315, 727-403-2467

A working art studio, offering a collection of original oil paintings, art prints, gifts and apparel from the art of Ray Domingo.

TLC Food Mart

TLC Food Mart
2822 Beach Blvd.

Convenience store with groceries, beer, wine, deli sandwiches, deli meats and salads.  Also offering fresh soups and freshly-prepared Greek dishes for take-out.


Gulfport Art Walk

Gulfport Art Walk in beautiful Gulfport, Florida

Every First Friday and Third Saturday

6:00 pm until 10:00 pm

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Tuesday Fresh Market

Tuesday Fresh Market in Gulfport Florida

Weekly, Year Round, Every Tuesday

9:00 am until 3:00 pm

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Gulfport Geckofest

Geckofest 2009

Saturday, Labor Day Weeekend!

10:00 am until 10:00 pm

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