A charming and quaint small-town shopping experience awaits you in the Sanctuary of the Great Lakes! Whether you are looking for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts in Alpena’s downtown shopping district or some brand favorites in the Alpena Mall, Alpena has something to offer for everyone.
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.
Selling locally grown fresh produce, baked goods, grass fed beef, eggs, poultry, fresh herbs, mushrooms, plants, artisan breads, cut flowers, perennials, maple syrup, honey, and arts and crafts from Alpena, Alcona, Montmorency, Presque Isle, and Oscoda counties.
The market is open every Saturday from 8 a.m.-12 noon, mid-May to late-October; every Wednesday from 8 a.m.-12 noon, mid-June to late-October and every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., late-October to early-May inside the Alpena Mall. 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.