Downtown Salida’s charming historic district is a shopper’s delight with everything from apparel and antiques to specialty coffees and dog treats. More than two dozen artist-owned art galleries are located in Salida’s downtown Creative District, featuring world-renowned painters, jewelers, sculptors, potters, fiber artists and others whose creativity is expressed from the culinary arts to videography. Parking
Experience Second Saturday each month when downtown art galleries, restaurants and other retail venues stay open extended hours and host receptions and special exhibits. Meet the artists, enjoy tasty treats and shop hundreds of one-of-a-kind items.
Running east and west through Salida,Highway 50 rovides easy access to numerous antique and art shops, restaurants and motels, convenience stores, doggie daycare facilities, wine tasting rooms, dance and exercise studios and even mini golf. Unique shops along Highway 50 offer everything from hunting and fishing gear, pet supplies and fine cigars.