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Where to Shop

Welcome to the shopping guide for Clear Lake, Iowa! Clear Lake is a beautiful community located in North Central Iowa and is home to a wide variety of shops and stores. We hope you enjoy exploring Clear Lake’s retail partners and discovering something new. Start exploring, and happy shopping!

Brin & Lew Logo

414 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 525-0446
Brin & Lew specializes in custom apparel ranging from seasonal graphic tees, Clear Lake specialty apparel & Lions spirit wear. Need custom shirts for your business or organization? They can help with that too! They also carry private label candles, Pura Vida bracelets, gifts, souvenirs, & much much more!

Brothers Ace Hardware Logo

580 Highway 18 E
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-7080
Brothers Ace Hardware is your newly remodeled, local source for hardware, tools and paint. Check out our extensive backyard and BBQ section as well as our outdoor power equipment. We also offer a wide range of rental equipment.

Bennigan's Grill and Tavern bar with wood floors and bar stools ready for patrons to enjoy their Irish American Hospitality.

18 N 3rd St
Clear Lake, IA
(515) 200-7970
Blinds, shutters, shades, drapes -professionally designed and installed by our team of experts. Request your free in-home consultation today! Commercial and residential solutions. Now featuring The Tailored Closet & Premier Garage. Come to us for closets, garages, epoxy flooring, offices, pantries and murphy beds.

Chris' Kettle Corn logo

407 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 530-8068
If you’re looking for something sweet to munch on, you’ve found the right place. With a variety of flavors, we have a kettle corn for any occasion. You can also check us out for your next fundraising event or for graduation, weddings, and other special occasions.

Clear Lake Arts Center Exterior

17 S 4th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1998
The Arts Center’s gift shop has trendy & unique items that will spark fond memories of your visit to the area and original paintings, glass, pottery, jewelry, and photographs by regional artists.

Clear Lake Bait & Tackle logo

524 Highway 18 E
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 231-8028
At our shop you will find some of the hottest fishing reports around, hottest fishing gear, and we will do our best to get you on the best bite. Clear Lake Bait & Tackle also has a great selection of fresh, live bait. We stock minnows, chubs, night crawlers, red worms, wax worms, spikes, and leeches. We also stock everything from beer to fish breading.

The Clear Lake Boats Pro Shop with t-shirts, water gear, and more!

15296 Raney Dr
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0961
Located at the marina, the Pro Shop offers a complete line of water toys and apparel! With products ranging from life jackets, wet suits, wake boards, stand up paddle boards, tubes, water skis, sun protection, sandals, and clothing from some of the most popular water sports vendors in the country, our helpful and knowledgeable staff will help get you outfitted with the best gear to match your style. The marina also stocks soft drinks, beer, water, and ice!

Country Landscapes logo

3210 Highway 122
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-4919
Our Retail Nursery Center carries a large selection of plant and hardscape material. Let us help you with all your landscaping needs!

Eva Marie's Logo

907 N 8th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1951
From furniture and lamps to gifts and custom décor, we’ve got everything you need to bring a little bit of your vacation home with you in style. Our stock changes with the seasons, so you never know what gems you’ll find summer through fall. But our commitment to high-quality, unique pieces always stays the same.

Fareway Meat & Grocery logo

910 Highway 18 W
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-5773
Full service grocery store with everyday low prices. Old fashioned full service meat counter with fresh USDA choice beef, Chairman’s Reserve pork, fresh never frozen chicken. Try our fresh cooked broasted chicken. For you party needs, meat and cheese trays, vegetable or fruit trays. You can shop online for grocery pickup!

The Funky Zebras Boutique logo

210 Highway 18 W Suite B
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0404
The Funky Zebras is a women’s clothing and accessory boutique offering a unique, neighborhood shopping experience. New visitors to the store often comment their WOW experience is due to the great selection and reasonable pricing. Stop in often as we update and add to inventory each week!

The General Store logo

830 Highway 18 W
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-5270
Treasure hunters take note: This thrift shop offers quality used clothing and household goods for sale in addition to a seasonal greenhouse. With tremendous community support, donations pour in daily so you never know what you’ll find!

Exterior of Goodnature's Work Stop

520 Highway 18 E
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1913
Your one-stop work shop carrying North Iowa’s largest selection of Carhartt, Redwing and Timberland boots, plus a large selection of fire resistant clothing.

Grace & Strength Boutique logo

802 7th Ave N
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 529-0065
Grace & Strength Boutique is an activewear and lifestyle clothing boutique located in Clear Lake, IA. We are passionate about offering clothing that’s as versatile as you are. From “athlete to street”, we’ve got you covered! Featuring the following brands: Alo Yoga, Beyond Yoga, Nux, Varley, Carve Designs, Liverpool, Articles of Society, Sorel, Matt & Nat, Lululemon, and many more!

Holistic Harmony logo

313 N 8th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-4372
Promoting beneficial responses for body, mind and spirit through alternative therapies, teas and education. We serve & sell bulk teas, tea lattes & ice tea-lemonades, herbal remedies to increase wellness, offer classes on mindfulness, herbs, meditation & flower essences and Reiki services.

Display of fine art in Images' gallery

606 Buddy Holly Pl
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-3965
Craig Kienast’s style can be described as Edgy, Ethereal, but its ALWAYS FUN! He was ”Professional Photographers of America’s” international photographer of the year several years in a row.  Shop Images Photography’s fine art gallery in-studio or online!

Exterior window of K&B Emporium

8 N 4th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-4047
A restoration project of the original William Knaak and Herman Buss building, bringing a historical interior to a retail experience. Main level features a café with a variety of homemade lunch items, baked goods and ice cream. Retail selection varies from clothing, home décor, local artists and more. Find the perfect bottle of wine in their retail wine cellar.

Lake Fireplace & Spa logo

1604 Highway 18 W
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-3325
A locally owned and operated business that has been serving customers in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota for over 20 years. From spas and pools to fireplaces and grills, we offer affordable, high quality products from reliable brands with strong reputations. We are proud to stand behind everything we sell and always provide our customers with friendly, knowledgeable service.

Larson's Mercantile exterior

323 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-7544
Clear Lake’s premier variety and gift store with a large craft & quilt department. Resort wear, one-of-a-kind gift items and an ever-changing selection has a little bit of everything but always something that is perfect for you. Be sure to visit their Hallmark Gold Crown department!

Louie's Custom Meats logo

810 Highway 18 W
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-6100

We are a family-owned specialty meat market with full service. Our market features premium Black Angus Beef from Upper Iowa located in Lime Springs. Iowa. We carry pork products, chicken, seafood, smoked meats, full service deli, baked goods and much more. We value hometown support and our customers.

Master Floors Carpet One logo

402 S 15th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-7869
Retail & installation of all floor covering products and area rugs.

Nash & Ivy Logo

410 Main Avenue (until 1/28/23)
14 N 8th St (opening February 2023)
Clear Lake, IA
(515) 320-3997
Nash & Ivy is a jewelry & lifestyle brand. Founded in 2019m founder and designer Nikki Eden designs the majority of the jewelry for the brand while sourcing all other products from women-owned businesses. Inspiration transpires from neutral, natural color elements as well as cultural influences from Nashville, Tennessee. You will find simplistic, feminine pieces that create versatility and empower women to conquer with self-confidence.

Ralphene's Exterior

317 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-2474
A beautiful and unique arrangement of old and new comes together in this charming gift shop, which has been a downtown staple for over 44 years. Cards, books, Life is Good, candles, Lang products and an expanded kitchen department awaits you. You’re sure to find that perfect gift. Find treasures from the past with connecting sister store Legacy Antiques.

Randy's Neighborhood Market logo

20 S 4th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-2167
We want to make your shopping experience as convenient, informed and fun as possible. Offering the freshest meat, produce, bakery, and deli products possible with great value for your money.

Exterior of the Red Geranium

301 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1505
The Red Geranium is your downtown florist offering full service needs for any special occasion. We also deliver to the Clear Lake, Ventura, Mason City, Thornton, & Garner areas. In addition, we are a Teleflora florist offering floral and plant delivery to any part of the country. We also have many unique gifts and decorating accessories for your home.

Exterior of Simply Nourished in winter.

419 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-4444
An independent and locally-owned all natural and organic grocery & health market, offering local produce, meat, eggs and dairy, minimally processed packaged foods and a large selection of specialty items, as well as personal care products, herbal teas, nutritional supplements, natural wines and grab-n-go lunches.

Skip's Kicks logo

308 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-7547
Skip’s Kicks is a run specialty store with high-end running shoes as well as other casual shoes, boots and sandals for women, men and children. They also carry Oakley sunglasses and Garmin watches for your other outdoor needs.

Surf Ballroom Gift Shop displaying t-shirts, postcards, and posters.

460 North Shore Dr
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-6151
Shop the Surf! Music themed gifts, prints, and exclusive apparel are perfect souvenirs, or shop online for that perfect gift for the music & history fan!

Unique Boutique Exterior

415 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1417
“Our passion is fashion!” We carry one of the largest selections of Tribal Sportswear in the area, along with brands such as KanCan Jeans, Multiples Slimsation, LuluB, Skechers and many more. Our girls can accessorize you in jewelry, purses, shoes, and shapewear to make your outfit complete!

Art image of the exterior of the Clear Lake Visitor Center

205 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-2159
Stop by our downtown visitor center for that perfect Clear Lake souvenir! Open Monday-Friday 8am-5pm and extended weekend hours Memorial Day – Labor Day Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 1-4pm.

Exterior of Weathered Elements

401 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0970
The 2-level store features a full selection of women’s apparel, collectible gifts including Lolita glassware, Kate Spade New York, plus a selection of fine wines and one-of-a-kind vintage finds.

 

Exterior of White Barn Picket Fence

408 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-6565
Breathe new life into your home with our modern farmhouse decor, faith based items, and gifts for everyone on your list. Our shop has been carefully curated to make every room in your home feel cozy and complete. We also offer photography services in our studio, capturing every precious moment to remember for a lifetime.

Wilcox Furniture logo

418 Main Avenue
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-5241
A downtown anchor for more than 70 years, Wilcox offers everything to outfit your home. Upscale furniture, carpeting, bedding and décor are arranged in beautiful displays on two levels.

Exterior of Woodford Lumber & Home

1800 7th Ave N
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-2134
Woodford Lumber and Home Company has been proudly serving North Iowa since 1869. They offer only the finest lumber and building materials for new home construction, additions, and remodeling.

 

Pop up Shops and Online Retailers

These Clear Lake Chamber member specialty retailers can be found at many vendor events throughout North Iowa as well as online!

BusiGirl Fitness logo

(641) 420-7835
At Busigirlfitness.com you will find we are the premiere independent Zyia distributor, recipes to stay healthy, & workouts you can do at the gym, at home, or on the go.

 
 

 

A table of hand crocheted baby items, towels, and more.

(641) 529-3003
Handmade items and crochet including baby bibs, receiving blankets, burp cloths, baby sweaters, hats, and booties.

 

Kitcheneez logo

(641) 420-8348
Kitcheneez helps make cooking at home easier with seasonings and mixes.

 

The Pampered Chef logo

(641) 425-7267
Pampered Chef is the premier direct seller of high-quality kitchen tools providing you with tips and techniques to make everyday cooking easier and faster. Contact Independent Sales Consultant Sherry Wilcox-Wharem to host a party or place an order!

Rachel Smith Books logo

(515) 729-3325
Rachel Smith is the full-time manager of the Smith-Wumkes household, and a part-time writer of all the words. She is a member of BF Bookies, who host the North Iowa Book Bash each year. After publishing in the romance genre, she stepped into the world of children’s books. You can often find her with a book in one hand, and a glass of wine in the other.

 
 

 

Tupperware logo

(641) 373-8880
Meet Michelle Hartman, Two Star Director and Crazy Tupperware Lady! Growing up with her mom running a bakery, she fell in LOVE with Tupperware! One thing she prides herself in is knowing & using the products she sells! She loves sharing recipes, tips & products from her kitchen. Find her online, at a vendor event, and follow on social media for sales, tips, & recipes!

 
 

 

 

Worth the Drive

These Clear Lake Chamber member specialty retailers are just a short drive from the lake and are definitely worth exploring!

amour vogue logo

4700 4th St SW, Suite F
Mason City, IA
(641) 430-6866
At Amour Vogue, we pride ourselves on curating high-quality, well-made clothing. As part of our search for quality pieces to stock our contemporary clothing boutique, we’ve made it our mission to provide stunning pieces that run true to size and are built to last.

 

Celebrations logo

302 S 3rd St
Ames, IA
(515) 268-9333
Special event rentals including tents, linens, chair covers, tables, chairs, centerpieces, concession machines and more. Free delivery of linens to Clear Lake Area.

 

Grunwald Kiger exterior

4700 4th St SW, Suite HG
Mason City, IA
(641) 423-5116
Grunwald & Kiger Fine Jewelers is a full service jewelry store with a large selection of fine jewelry and five major brands of watches. Our specialty is diamonds. Our jewelers work with loose diamonds and we do our own mountings on site. We also offer a selection of high-end designer lines such as engagement rings by Finelli.

 

Moorman Clothiers logo

1 S Federal Avenue
Mason City, IA
(641) 423-5222
A full service men’s clothing store offering the finest fabrics in made-to-measure suits and sport coats to casual sportswear from the World’s best designers and manufacturers. Also providing tuxedos for all special occasions, a complete collection of Big & Tall attire, and a full array of women’s apparel and accessories to enhance any wardrobe.

 

My Fair Trade logo

7 S Federal Avenue
Mason City, IA

Fair Trade home décor, clothing and accessories that tell a story and offer hope.

 

Wayne's Ski & Cycle logo

15 6th St SW
Mason City, IA
(641) 423-2851
Wayne’s carries your favorite brands. Bicycle brands like Specialized & Salsa. Clothing from The North Face, Patagonia, Kuhl, Smartwool, & Oakley. Fitness equipment from Matrix, Horizon, & Inspire Fit

 

Wright on the Park logo

17 S Federal Ave
Mason City, IA
(641) 423-0689
Wright on the Park Headquarters features a retail store with gift items related to the Historic Park Inn Hotel and Frank Lloyd Wright, and permanent/temporary exhibits on the nonprofit, hotel, Wright and preservation.

 

Collector’s Wonderland
403 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0182

Crazy Minnow Company
1124 S 8th St
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-2248

Dollar General
600 Highway 18
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0941

Mindful Methods
507 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 781-0038

Journey Health Shop
600 2nd Ave N
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-1494

Moonstone Boutique
417 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA

Katie Casey Designs
419 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(515) 689-0383

Weekend Junk Warriors
538 Highway 18 W
(641) 430-3994

Lake Lifestyle
311 Main Ave
Clear Lake, IA
(641) 357-0068

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