Shopping & Dining in Alpena
A great eclectic mix of dining and shopping experiences await you in the Alpena area.
AJ’s is a small, first generation family farm that provides quality produce in a friendly atmosphere. They strive to be a family-friendly destination and because they are a U-Pick farm, customers get a personal taste of a working farm. AJ’s carries a variety of unique Michigan products along with seasonal produce in their store. Buy pumpkins, take a hayride and watch pumpkin launching on select October weekends.
Make a memorable picnic with the fruits of local farmers' labors, brought to town at the Alpena Farmer's Market, behind City Hall. See what’s new each week! The market is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 a.m. 'til about 12 noon, mid-May to late-October. Call ahead to confirm days and hours of operation and special event dates.
With over 40 vendors selling everything under the sun from baked goods to Avon to antiques to farm fresh eggs. The flea market is open every weekend: Friday, Noon-5p.m.; Saturday, 9a.m.-5p.m. and Sunday, Noon-5p.m. Whether it's raining, snowing or 110 degrees out come on in, we have something for everyone.