10 Best Shopping Destinations in Cave Creek

Cave Creek is an authentic Western village surrounded by beautiful desert scenery, great restaurants and saloons that come to life every Saturday night with live music and cowboy line dancing. With its proximity to Scottsdale and north Phoenix, Cave Creek makes for an easy day trip and a great place to go shopping.

For a huge selection of Southwestern furnishings, accessories and unique Southwestern gift items, head to Valerie's Furniture & Accents. The 6,300 square foot  store features a gorgeous showroom of colorful Western design ideas. Even if you're in the market for a larger furniture piece, the store also carries smaller southwestern-inspired decor items. 

Want to take home some authentic Mexican pottery? Head to Retablo, which features a huge selection of Mexican talavera pottery, whimsical outdoor art, and Western motif home decor and gift items.

Cave Creek Candles & Gifts is a great resource for artisan-crafted candles and unique gifts. The Lazy Lizard is another popular shopping destination for one-of-a-kind Southwestern-inspired furniture, accessories and souvenirs, and if you're looking for local food products, check out the Cave Creek Olive Oil Company

Finally, don't miss Rare Earth Gallery, a unique Cave Creek boutique that specializes in minerals and fossils. The shop carries everything from beautiful jewelry to gorgeous glass chandeliers. 



The Gold Mine Thrift store has a little bit of everything: furniture, home decor, jewelry, books, shoes and clothing for men & women. Every day new items come into the store's inventory, which makes this a great destination for adventurous...  Read More



Rare Earth Gallery is a must-visit shopping destination when you're in the Cave Creek or Carefree area. This unique shop houses rare fossils and minerals sourced directly from Mother Nature, along with art pieces derived from natural materials....  Read More



When you're in Cave Creek, swing by Western Delights to take a look at the store's winning selection of beautiful, hand-crafted jewelry - most of which is made locally by Arizona artists, including a huge selection of authentic Navajo jewelry....  Read More



This replication of a Moroccan market sits beneath a stunning natural rock formation against a gorgeous desert backdrop. Two levels house 35 stores and restaurants that encircle a courtyard and amphitheater. Gifts, art, and clothing with the...  Read More



Cave Creek Olive Oil Company is the place to go in Cave Creek to taste high quality olive oils, aged balsamic vinegars, homemade pastas, jars of olives, raw Arizona honey and other specialty food items. The store carries high quality olive oils...  Read More



The Lazy Lizard in Cave Creek is your source for unique consigned furniture including Spanish, Mexican, vintage cowboy and Tuscan-style home furnishings. The Lazy Lizard's vast selection features eclectic furnishings, home decor accessories, and...  Read More



Big Bronco in Cave Creek offers an endless assortment of authentic Western accessories and furnishings. The store specializes in distinctive, artisan Western-style furnishings. Rustic yet elegant, Big Bronco carries high quality furniture,...  Read More



Located in Cave Creek's Frontier Town, the Cave Creek Candles & Gifts store is the perfect place to pick up a unique souvenir or gift item during your visit to this Western village. In business since 1997, Cave Creek Candles & Gifts...  Read More



Buffalo Bill's Trading Post should be at the top of your list if you're looking for great, high quality Mexican and Southwestern-inspired furnishings and home decor accessories. This shop, located in the quaint Western village of Cave Creek...  Read More



Valerie's Furniture and Accents in Cave Creek features distinctive western furniture, accessories and gifts. The store specializes in high quality goods produced by the best southwestern regional artisans. On any given day, you'll find...  Read More


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Patricia Escarcega has lived in the Arizona desert since she was a teenager. She works as a writer and editor in Phoenix with her four dogs and two cats.

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