Evans, GA, is a popular suburb of Augusta, GA. As the population of Evans has grown, more businesses and national retailers have opened locations in the area. As a result, there is plenty of shopping in Evans, GA. After you enjoy a day of shopping, you can enjoy a meal of one of the many restaurants located in Evans. Many of the shops and restaurants in the Evans area are chains, though there are some local retailers and restaurateurs as well. Since Evans is located near Augusta, if you can’t find what you are looking for, you can easily drive to Augusta to enjoy national retailers like Costco and Cabela’s, as well as local-centric shopping at Surrey Center.
Ready to go shopping? Start at Mullins Crossing. It is an outdoor mall that contains many great stores such as Ulta Beauty, Great Clips, Kohl’s, AT&T, Petco, FedEx Office, and Target. hese stores carry things such as clothing, shoes, and pet supplies. The new phase of Mullins Crossing is home to the southern department store, Belk, which is a great place to find an outfit for a special occasion. If you like outlet and discount stores, you will be happy to find that Mullins Crossing also offers Ross and Marshalls as well as a huge parking lot. As mentioned previously, if you are looking for more specialty shops, you may prefer to make a quick drive into Augusta.
While you have plenty of outdoor shopping in Evans, some prefer to go to a traditional indoor mall. (This is especially true when the summer heat hits!) The closest indoor mall is the Augusta Mall, a two-story mall located in Augusta. Here you can enjoy shopping in a temperature-controlled environment. The Augusta Mall offers several department stores, Barnes & Noble, and Dick’s Sporting Goods, as well as many fun specialty stores, such as Build a Bear Workshop, a great place for kids’ birthdays. Augusta Mall is also home to the area’s only Apple Store.
Do you want to interact with your shopping experiences? Artsy Me Ceramics and Art Studio is another option for shopping that is a little different. Here, you will choose a piece of pottery to paint inside their studio. Bring the whole family and bond over the experience of being creative and mastering your painting skills. If you haven’t been before, the staff is super friendly and helpful. You leave completed pieces to be fired in their kilns, and they can be picked up at an assigned day.
Another fun shopping and DIY crafting experience in Evans can be found at AR Workshop Evans. AR Workshop Evans offers a variety of instructor-led workshops to help you create crafts for your home. They also have some fun DIY kits that you can take home and do at your leisure. It is a great option to do with friends and family and perfect for a girls’ night. Be aware that most of their classes you sign up for in advance on their website. This allows you to choose what you like and see examples of what the final products for the different workshops will be on their site.
Whether you are looking for indoor or outdoor shopping malls or need a little fun and interaction in your shopping experiences, Evans has it all. Evans is a wonderfully safe area to shop and live.