Local antique dealers, boutiques, bookstores, jewelers, potters, artists, and specialty gift shops are only a sampling of the unique shopping experience offered in Corinth.
The wealth and variety of Corinth retailers attracts residents from five surrounding counties, increasing the trade area to over 200,000 shoppers. The Historic Downtown District has maintained its designation as the heart of our city by continuing to offer an unmatched shopping atmosphere. Local store owners are extremely involved in the community and look for every opportunity to organize and participate in downtown festivals that make shopping downtown a unique experience. As you wander the streets, you will be amazed at the variety of specialty gift stores, jewelry stores, barber shops, clothing stores, antique stores, florists, thrift shops, coffee shops and unique restaurants. Wait’s Jewelry & Fine Gifts, Borroum’s Drug Store, and Bigger’s Hardware are legendary establishments in Corinth. Wait’s, established in 1865, is the oldest retail business in Corinth and the third oldest in Mississippi. Borroum’s was founded in 1865 and is the oldest drug store in Mississippi operated by the same family. Bigger’s opened in 1918 and is in the fourth generation of its family ownership. Many of our stores offer a variety of items dedicated to the historical heritage of our area. It is a visitor’s paradise. A visit to every store will be worth your while.
Located just outside the historic district, Cass Street is lined with fast food restaurants and shopping options such as Belk’s, J.C. Penney and much more.
Another popular shopping area southeast of downtown is the Harper Road area. Here you will find a variety of restaurants, Wal-Mart Supercenter, Lowe’s, Harper Square and Corinth Commons. Harper Square is home to Spice of Life Bookstore & Gifts and Ginger’s Clothing & Accessories, as well as many locally owned gift, discount, hardware and variety stores. Corinth Commons features Goody’s Family Clothing and Sweet Peppers Deli, along with several clothing, accessories, financial and entertainment related shops.
Whatever you are looking for, you will definitely find it in Corinth.