Take a deep breath, and feel the stress of life settle away. You're in Ridgeway, SC now.
Life's a little slower, a lot friendlier, and oh, so charming. Steeped in history and filled with southern hospitality,
it's the perfect respite in a harried world.
Ridgeway, nearby to beautiful Lake Wateree, is convenient to Columbia, Camden,
Chester, Lancaster, Rock Hill, and even Charlotte, NC! As part of South Carolina's Old English District, you'll
find us right off I-77 at exits #32 and #34. Even though we're a short drive away, plan to spend some time here.
We promise once, you get here, you won't be in hurry to leave!
Saturday, August 27th
Our BIGGEST fall sales
All your favorite shops will be filling up the sidewalks with unbelievable
bargains. Don't forget to peek inside for even more great deals!
Our last big sidewalk
sale was one for the record books and this one promises to be just as awesome.
Charming Shops & Eateries
Be sure to visit all the interesting and unique shops in town. Two new boutiques
are now open!
The Thomas Co.
offers great gifts, delicious gourmet dips and mixes, teas, and lots of surprises.
Open the door and the fresh roasting coffee and lattes pull you right in. Or is it Gram's fresh scones or other
goodies baking in the oven? The downstairs Coffee Shop & Deli is just waiting to satisfy your tastebuds.
Maybe you want to treat yourself to high tea in Laura's Tea Room
upstairs. Of course, what
would a tea party be without fancy hats and antique teacups? Don't worry, those are waiting for you. It's an
experience you won't soon forget. 803-337-8594 www.laurastearoom.com
Right next door, Over the Top
, a ladies emporium, is boutique shopping at its best. All the
latest styles in handbags, hats, jewelry, and so much more! Whether you want to add just a little twist to an existing
outfit or create a whole new look, you'll find just the right touch to keep your style fresh. 803-337-2427 www.overthetopinridgeway.com
knows that nothing says love like something hand-made. They have
hand-crocheted items just for you, and custom orders are always welcome. Need help with the perfect gift? Prepared
and custom gift baskets are a specialty. 803-337-4559 www.deannescreations.com
Across the street is Cotton Yard Market
, a consignment store like no other. You'll
find home decor, furnishings, and gifts of every kind. With new items coming in constantly, you can't come to Ridgeway
without a little treasure hunting. You just never know what you'll find. 803-337-2023 www.cottonyardmarket.com
Just up the street, Ruff Furniture
offers the best of both worlds; fine custom furniture and
small-town service and prices. You don't have to settle for cookie-cutter furniture here. You create what
you want so it's perfect for you. You'll find plenty of American-made, hand-crafted furniture to get you started on
your own ideas. 803-337-2000 www.rufffurniture.com
Tucked away just up the street and around the corner is our new ladies consignment store, Just Around the
. You'll find gently used, high-end women's fashions as well as equestrian clothing.
They're known for the unexpected "can't believe it" deals that draw you back again and again. Get
the perfect fit with custom alterations too. 803-718-4125 www.justaroundthecorner.biz
Cross the railroad tracks to our newest destination, Java Nook Books and Whistle Stop Cafe
, opening soon. Whether you want to lose yourself in shelf after shelf of new and gently used books, or pick yourself
up with a hand-dipped ice cream or kosher hot dog, it's worth the walk.803-337-2288.
Don't forget to pick up your guy at Ruff & Co. Hardware. This old-fashioned hardware
store is sure to be just the spot for him. If he's not roaming the aisles, he might be sitting around the old wood
stove swapping stories and telling lies. Ladies, you too will love to reminisce over the shelves of antiques in this
turn-of-the-century store. 803-337-2272
What better way to end a day of shopping or sightseeing than relaxing over a great meal? Our newest restaurant, YesterYears,
opening in August 2011, offers casual dining for lunch or dinner. Enjoy the outdoor patio or dine in the shadow of our
If you need a quick bite, or just get a burger fix, stop by City Gas & Fuel. All the
locals know it's the best place around for burgers and chicken. You'll love the down-home, southern buffet too.
Other services in town include:
Nelson's Funeral Home offers compassionate service for very difficult times. Knowledgeable and caring staff will gently guide you in
honoring those you love in the peace and serenity of Historic Ridgeway. Pre-arrangement services are also available.
R.H. Lee & Co. is the place to be for antique, rug, land, and estate auctions. Live and online auctions occur regularly.
The excitement and atmosphere are as much fun as the thrill of the hunt. 803-337-3434.
Decades A Go-Go
opening soon will specialize in mid-century antiques and helping you sell your treasures on e-bay. 803-712-3009.
Ridgeway Tire Service
is the full service gas station of long ago. Located in the middle of town, they'll keep you going -with a smile.
Exclusive Styles and Rosa's Hair Salon will have you turning heads everywhere you go. Exclusive
Styles 803-337-8023 and Rosa's Hair Salon 803-337-8053.