Spokane’s Main Avenue is back and open for business

SPOKANE, Wash. — Like many streets in Spokane, if you ventured down Main Avenue in mid-March, you wouldn’t have found a lot to do. 

A street ordinarily bustling with business was eerily quiet, feeling the pain of COVID-19 closures. 

It’s now August and Main Avenue is back and open for business. A list shared by one of the shops details just which shops you can visit, and when: 

  • Wanderlust Delicato Cheese and Wine Shop: Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. 
  • Auntie’s Bookstore: Daily, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. 
  • Locust Cidery: Tues.-Thurs., 3-9 p.m. and Fri./Sat., 1-9 p.m. 
  • Austin’s Live Fire BBQ: Thurs.-Sat., 4-9 p.m. 
  • Revival Tea Company: Daily, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 
  • Gander & Ryegrass: Thurs.-Sun., 11 a.m.- 9 p.m. and Mon.- Wed., 3-9 p.m. 
  • Durkin’s Liquor Bar: Tues.-Sat., 4-10 p.m. 
  • Madeleines Cafe: Tues.-Sun., 7:45 a.m.-2 p.m. 
  • Sweet Peaks Ice Cream: Daily, noon- 9 p.m. 
  • Sushi.com: Mon.-Fri, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sat./Sun., noon- 8 p.m. 
  • Mango Tree: Mon.-Thurs., 11 a.m.- 8:45 p.m. and Fri./Sat., 11 a.m.- 9:45 p.m.

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