Look around New Albany, and you’ll be hard pressed to find a retail location that hasn’t recently opened, especially in the city center. From antiques, jewelry and clothing to gardening supplies, home goods and bike gear, New Albany offers a variety of retail options. The city’s Market Square provides a walkable area with a variety of businesses and retailers. With ample green space anchored in front of the New Albany Public Library, the area is a hub of activity at the city center. The Village Center is also a popular destination.
New Albany’s residents are enjoying more choices than ever! Choices are diverse enough that those looking for eateries with a casual vibe or a quick bite will find plenty of options, as well as those looking for more upscale locations for a special dinner or business luncheon. Along with traditional American fare, area restaurants also draw on Mexican, Asian and Italian cultures for inspiration.
New Albany’s proximity to Gahanna and Columbus means that the Stone Ridge Plaza Shopping Center and Easton Town Center are just short drives away.
New Albany now boasts two hotels within the city, the Courtyard by Marriott New Albany and the Hampton Inn & Suites New Albany. Other lodging options close by include: Columbus Airport Marriott Doubletree Hotel by Hilton Newark Embassy Suites Columbus Airport Granville Inn Holiday Inn Express Columbus Easton Springhill Suites Columbus Airport Marriott
The New Albany Farmers Market
The New Albany Farmers Market is the perfect place to find regional produce, artisan products, baked goods and more. The outdoor market, held annually at Market Square June through September, features food trucks and live music. The fun continues once the colder weather arrives with the indoor market, held November through March at the Philip Heit Center for Healthy New Albany.