DESERT EXPRESSIONS: 202 S. Main St. (719.742.3067) Southwestern gift shop featuring Colorado & Mexican artists

SILVERSHOE: 213 S. Main St. (719.742.3435) Very unique gift store

BOOK NOOK: 207 S. Main St. (719.742.3572) Used books at great prices (supports our library!)

BIG R HARDWARE STORE: 1010 Cherry St. (719.742.3071) Farm and ranch supplies

DAKOTA DUKES COUNTRY STORE: 4 Cuchara Ave. E (719.742.3450) Up the hill in Cuchara.  10,000 items in a 100 sq. ft. store!

CHARLIES MARKET: 214 S. Main St. (719.742.3651) A "big little" grocery store, deli, and old fashion soda fountain

ACORN CONVENIENCE STORE: 5512 Co Hwy 12 (719-742-3442) Sinclair gasoline, Hunt Bros pizza, and lots of snacks & goodies

LA VETA MERCANTILE: 300 S. Main St. (719.742.3387) Fun gifts to buy and a live music venue to boot.