Located just south of West Grand Traverse Bay, West End Beach, the volleyball courts, and the Open Space is what is known as the Warehouse District. This area is home to the Warehouse MRKT which offers indoor shopping with a refreshing and light atmosphere. You can find a variety of products, from clothes, accessories, home goods. and prepared foods.

Here’s how you can get to know this district in Traverse City:

Water Bearer Coffee

If it’s not the bright blue color that draws you in, then it might be the tasty food, fresh juice, smoothies, and spritzers that will have you staying longer. At Water Bearer the coffee is roasted on-site while the fresh veggies and fruit are locally sourced. Make a stop for something to drink or snack on. 

Darling Botanical

Step into a plant lover’s dream at Darling Botanical Company. This vibrant store has more than just plants. You can find handmade cards for any occasion and gifts for a special someone. Build your own terrarium from start to finish with the help of their trained staff. Stop in and get inspired!

Warehouse MRKT

Evil Queen

Come on into Evil Queen Candles, where craftsmanship meets conscience! Discover the magic of handcrafted candles made with 100% soy wax and infused with non-toxic goodness. You can also try the art of candle making with exclusive classes, where you'll unleash your creativity under expert guidance.

The Refillery

An eco-friendly haven for refillable products and low-waste goods! Say goodbye to single-use plastics and join in on embracing sustainability. Whether you bring your own container or pick one of theirs, The Refillery has curated a range of essentials that make every refill a step towards a cleaner planet.


Find yourself at Traverse City’s hippest boutique with women’s clothing from over 30 different brands. From clothing to stickers, candles, handcrafted jewelry, and other gifts, you won’t leave without finding something you like.

Pro tip: say hello to Simon the shop dog when entering the store.

Warehouse MRKT


Fuel your shopping adventure with a coffee to sip on or stay for some Arabic comfort food. At Hexenbelle you’ll find various teas, drinks, pastries, and meals, and added bonus – there are dairy-free and vegan options. 

Hexenbelle Coffee Shop

Bohmey Beauty

It’s a gateway into the eco-conscious world. Shop skincare, makeup, clothing, and lifestyle brands at Bohmey Beauty where you don't have to guess whether it's natural or organic.

Warehouse MRKT

Handz On Art

Handz On Art is a paint-your-own pottery studio made to spark your creativity. No reservations are necessary, walk right in to start creating a work of art. It's an activity the whole family will enjoy so take you time, relax, and have fun!

Warehouse MRKT


Beyond the MRKT

After you are done shopping, discover the unique character of the Warehouse District by stopping for a drink at Mammoth Distillery, Workshop Brewing Company, or North Peak Brewing Company. Feeling hungry? Head over to the Warehouse KiTChen + Cork inside Hotel Indigo for a bite to eat. Head over the pedestrian bridge and you are back to downtown Traverse City.