The truth about shopping in Caroline County is there aren’t many options. The population densities in Bowling Green, Ladysmith, and Ruther Glen will not attract national retail chain stores to open businesses. Caroline County shopping centers only provide basic needs compared to the shopping centers, malls, and town centers of neighboring jurisdictions. Our clients in Caroline County usually shop after work hours in the Fredericksburg and Richmond areas before commuting home in the evening. So with this in mind we’ve decided to list your best options surrounding Caroline County.
There are two shopping centers in Caroline County, and a retail district in the Town of Bowling Green. The subdivisions in Ruther Glen have nearby convenience, hardware, and grocery stores. But specialty retail shopping options are usually sought by Caroline County residents in Hanover County and Henrico County which are neighboring jurisdictions of Richmond, Virginia. Caroline County residents… Continue reading
We’ve lived in Stafford County since 1991. The best thing we can say about Stafford County restaurants and shopping is there is no shortage of chain restaurants and retail stores. Our best advice if you’re looking for something different is to go to Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center (Prince William County), Fredericksburg Historic District, and Spotsylvania Towne Centre. But there are some favorite local places worth your time and money. Some because of the food quality and atmosphere, and others because they are unique.
These are our favorites: