Shopping

Flock to stylish boutiques with cowboy-chic wares, art-filled galleries, working saddleshops and more along the avenues around town. You’ll find plenty of places to browse for the right gift for yourself or to take back home.

Galleries

  • Big Bend Regional Medical Center

    2600 N. Hwy. 118
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3447
    Monthly shows feature work by members of the Big Bend Arts Council.

  • Catchlight Art Gallery

    117 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9422
    Cooperative gallery featuring the work of over a dozen Big Bend area artists.
    www.catchlightartgallery.com

  • Cheshire Cat

    301 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9466
    Art from yesterday and today. Western artifacts, jewelry and collectibles.

  • Curry Studio & Gallery

    104 W. Murphy St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    Featuring originals and prints from artist/illustrator Tom Curry

  • Francois Fine Arts Gallery

    Sul Ross State University Campus, Fine Arts Building
    Alpine, TX 79831
    (432) 837-8218
    Rotating BFA and MA student exhibitions.
    www.sulross.edu

  • ‘Feel Good Art’ Studio

    609 E. Lockhart Ave. (West bldg.)
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-0682
    (432) 294-3830
    Working studio of J. R. Smith: murals, landscapes, wildlife, architectural portraits, and commissions.
    www.jr-art.com

  • Front Street Books

    121 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3360
    Original artwork by leading local and area artists.
    www.fsbooks.com

  • Galeria Mañana

    119 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, Texas 79830
    (512) 965-6599
    Photography, handmade clothing & gifts.
    www.photographymanana.com

  • Galeria Sibley

    103 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, Texas 79830
    (432) 386-4550
    (432) 837-5775
    A working Studio and Gallery, open by appointment. Regional and non-local artists represented.
    E-mail: sibley1@me.com

  • Gallery on the Square

    115 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, Texas 79830
    (432) 837-7203
    Cooperative show space for members of the Big Bend Arts Council.
    www.bigbendartscouncil.org

  • Catchlight Art Gallery

    Catchlight Art Gallery

  • Judy’s Bread & Breakfast

    113 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9424
    Monthly shows by local and regional artists.

  • Kiowa Gallery –
    Art of the Big Bend

    105 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3067
    Regional artwork, custom framing, clothing, jewelry.

  • La Azteca

    Inside of Ivey’s Emporium.
    109 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-1882
    Custom designed and crafted jewelry by Alpine artists David Busey and Susana Sandoval-Busey. Other fine arts and crafts.

  • Museum of the Big Bend

    on the campus of Sul Ross State University
    Alpine, TX 79831
    (432) 837-8143
    Frequent art exhibits, as well as features on the nature, culture and geology of the Big Bend region
    ww2.sulross.edu/museum/

  • Ocotillo Enterprises – Books, Beads & Rocks

    205 N. 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5353
    Paintings, wire-wrapped jewelry, and beadwork by Alpine artist Judith Brueske.

  • Reata Restaurant

    203 N. 5th Street
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 386-9232
    Stylle Read murals and a private collection of art and western artifacts.
    www.reata.net

  • Saddle Club

    211 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 386-9770
    Regular exhibits by area artists.
    www.saddleclubalpine.com

  • The Stable Performance Cars

    522 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 386-9789
    Prints of automotive artwork by famed illustrator David Kimble.
    thestablealpine.com

  • West Texas National Bank

    101 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3375
    Permanent ranch photography display by Wayne Baize, and monthly shows featuring members of the Big Bend Arts Council.
    www.wtnb.com

  • Whitlock Studio of Fine Art

    110B N. 5th Street
    Alpine, TX 79831
    Vibrant pastels of west Texas landscapes by Alpine artist Nancy Whitlock
    www.nancywhitlockart.com/

Bookstores

  • Front Street Books

    121 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3360
    New, used, and out-of-print books. Extensive collection of general interest and regional titles.
    www.fsbooks.com

  • Ocotillo Enterprises – Books, Beads & Rocks

    205 N. 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5353
    Books about home building, gardening, natural history, and many regional interests.

  • Re-Reads Bookstore

    inside the Alpine Public Library
    805 W. Avenue E
    (432) 837-2621
    Used books, audio, and video.
    www.alpinepubliclibrary.org

    Front Street Books by J. Griffis Smith

    Front Street Books by J. Griffis Smith

Gifts & Mementos

  • Double K Flowers & Gifts

    409 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-2227
    www.facebook.com/
    DoubleKFlowersAlpine

  • Emergo Arts Boutique

    301 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-4281
    Clothing, Gifts, Accessories, Decor, Art, Events, Custom Creations & more.
    www.facebook.com/pg/
    Emergoarts

  • Murphy St. Mercado

    100 W. Murphy St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-0914
    Unique gifts, featuring fair trade items, products from around the world and many items from local artists.
    www.facebook.com/browndoggarden

  • Patti Hildreth Studio

    210 W. Murphy St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3567
    Cosmetics, jewelry, and home decor.

  • Petal Pushers

    106 W. Sul Ross Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9933
    Flowers & gifts.

     

  • Morrison True Value

    301 N. 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-2061
    A variety of gifts, as well as “Lucy’s Christmas Cottage” around the corner on Lockhart Ave.
    www.morrisonhardware.com

  • Vintage Antiques & Snazzy Things

    109 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-7474
    Antique Mall & Consignments. Buy/Sell/Trade, plus Coffee & Chocolates
    vintageantiquesandsnazzythings.com/

Specialty Shops

  • Anju’s Fine Jewelers

    115 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-2531

  • Big Bend Saddlery

    2701 Hwy. 90 E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5551
    1-800-634-4502
    Saddles, hats, tack, and western wear. Custom leatherwork and silverwork.
    www.bigbendsaddlery.com

  • Dimestore Cowgirl

    101 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    Eclectic and vintage fashions and collectibles.
    thedimestorecowgirlshop.com

  • Double K Flowers & Gifts

    409 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-2227
    www.facebook.com/
    DoubleKFlowersAlpine

  • Gyspy Rebel Boutique

    208 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 294-4475
    A unique airstream boutique featuring apparel, shoes, jewelry, accessories and more.
    www.gypsyrebelboutique.com

  • King Jewelers

    607 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-7205

  • La Azteca

    Inside of Ivey’s Emporium.
    109 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-1882
    Contemporary and vintage sterling silver jewelry, custom designed and crafted jewelry, fine arts and crafts.

  • Lucy’s Christmas Cottage

    Behind Morrison’s True Value Hardware Store
    106 E. Lockhart Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    Year-round Christmas store featuring unique decorations and home accents.

  • Mrs. P’s Soapery

    106 N. 5th Street
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 244-9966
    Natural, handmade bath essentials.
    www.facebook.com/
    MrsPsSoapery

  • Murphy Street Mercado

    100 W. Murphy St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-0914
    Unique gifts, featuring fair trade items, products from around the world and many items from local artists.

  • Petal Pushers

    in Old Town Square
    106 W. Sul Ross Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9933
    Flowers & gifts.

  • RingTail Records

    203 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-1055
    A choice selection of CDs, DVDs, and LPs.
    www.ringtailrecords.com

  • Spradley Hats

    2701B Hwy. 90 E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3061
    Custom hat shop.
    www.spradleyhats.com

  • Texas Ranch House Too

    101 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-4005
    A western-themed furniture and gift store.
    www.facebook.com/
    TheTexasRanchHouseToo

  • Traci’s Vapor Emporium

    117 N. 2nd St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3244
    E-cigarette, vaping supplies and accessories.
    www.tracisvaporemporium.com

  • Transpecos Guitars

    311 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-0101
    Buy, sell, trade, repair!
    www.transpecosguitars.com

Clothing & Footwear

  • Alpine Humane Society Thrift Store and Cattery

    706 N 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3400
    Thrift & consignment store with a wide range of items. Be sure to visit the cat room!
    www.facebook.com/ahsthrift

  • Bargain Barn of Big Bend

    E. Gallego Ave. & S. Phelps St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5608
    Thrift store supporting the West Texas Food Bank and other charities.

  • Big Bend Saddlery

    2701 Hwy. 90 E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5551
    1-800-634-4502
    Cowboy hats, western wear, and accessories. Custom leatherwork and silverwork.
    www.bigbendsaddlery.com

  • Black Cat Vintage

    108 N. 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 294-0895
    Vintage clothing, antiques, art, books and comics.
    www.facebook.com/vintageclothes.13

  • Deja Vu Resale Shop

    611 E. Ave. E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-1522
    Used clothing and household goods. Consignment items. Proceeds benefit the Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend

  • Dimestore Cowgirl

    101 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    Eclectic and vintage fashions and collectibles.
    thedimestorecowgirlshop.com

  • Needleworks, Etc.

    Needleworks, Etc.

    Photo by Melinda Green Harvey

    Photo by Melinda Green Harvey

  • Emergo Arts Boutique

    301 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-4281
    Clothing, Gifts, Accessories, Decor, Art, Events, Custom Creations & more.
    www.facebook.com/pg/
    Emergoarts

  • Johnson Feed & Western Wear

    2600 Hwy. 90 E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5792
    Fine selection of boots, outdoor wear, western fashions, and accessories.

  • Kiowa Gallery –
    Art of the Big Bend

    105 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3067
    Fine clothing and accessories in the back room of the gallery.

  • Needleworks Etc.

    121 W. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3085
    Women’s clothing and fashion accessories.

  • Second Bloom

    304 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 386-6098
    A consignment store with gently used women’s clothing and accessories, local art, crafts, and refurbished furniture.
    www.facebook.com/
    secondbloomalpine/

  • Stage

    910 E. Holland Ave.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-3368
    Clothing, shoes, fashion accessories, and gifts for men, women, and children.
    stores.stage.com/tx/alpine/
    910-e-holland-ave.html

Antiques & Furniture

  • Alpine Furniture Store

    1500 Hwy. 90 W
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5903
    Rustic furniture, Fiesta ware, saddle blankets, imports and more.
    www.alpinefurniturestore.com

  • Alpine Teak

    101 W. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    1-800-594-4162
    Teak, sono, lychee and petrified wood furniture.
    alpineteak.com

  • Bargain Barn of Big Bend

    E. Gallego Ave. & S. Phelps St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-5608
    Thrift store supporting the West Texas Food Bank and other charities.

  • Black Cat Vintage

    108 N. 5th St.
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 294-0895
    Vintage clothing, antiques, art, books and comics.
    www.facebook.com/vintageclothes.13

  • Cheshire Cat Antiques

    301 E. Avenue E
    Alpine, TX 79830
    (432) 837-9466
    Antiques and imported furniture – New Location!