Downtown Directory / Sweets

Bella Gelato & Pastries

Situated across the street from Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza is their sister restaurant, Bella Gelato & Pastries. As the name suggests, gelato is the star of the show. It's made by hand, on site, using milk from Mount Crawford Creamery. In addition to gelato, the bread is baked daily, an espresso and coffee bar features locally roasted beans, and the pastry case is filled with house made croissants and desserts. It made be hard to choose, but you can't go wrong with a seasonally flavored scoop of gelato in one of their waffle cones! more

Court Square Theater

This 250-seat theater once operated as the Rockingham Motor Co., one of the premier car dealers in downtown from the 1920s to the 1970s. Today, you can enjoy first-run films, plays, and other live performances. more

Harrisonburg Farmers Market

The Harrisonburg Farmers Market mission is to provide the public with easy access to fresh, nutritious, locally produced agricultural goods and crafts of the highest quality, to assist local and regional farmers and other producers to directly market their products to the local customer base, and to support environmental stewardship and community well-being. more

Kline’s Dairy Bar

If you've ever seen the lines on a warm summer evening, you'll know why Kline's has been a downtown icon since 1943. Their ice cream made fresh daily in an old fashioned, custard-style ice cream machine and served out of a walk-up window. Check out their website for the flavor of the week. more

Magnolia’s Taco & Tequila Bar

Magnolia's Taco & Tequila Bar offers a wide array of Tex-Mex classics, from tacos to burritos to salads, with dozens of tequilas for the perfect mixed drink or margarita. Start with an appetizer like their chips & queso or tequila lime wings and end with their one-of-a-kind churro sundae. more

Midtowne Market

Midtowne Market is a one-stop-shop for people who live, work and play in downtown Harrisonburg. They offer a great selection of craft and domestic beers, keg orders, fresh sandwiches & muffins from Mr. J's, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, Route 11 potato chips, Tasty Bites Indian & Asian entrées, along with the usual convenience store products and accoutrements. more

PULP

PULP is an açai and smoothie bar located inside of Shenandoah Bicycle Company. These sweet treats, made from the fruit of the açai palm tree in Brazil, are the perfect healthy snack or meal. Create your own by choosing from their menu of non-dairy milks, juices and creative toppings. You'll also find a variety of oatmeals and beverages on their menu, including local beers on tap, hot and iced teas, and hot chocolate. more

Shenandoah Bicycle Company

The Shenandoah Bicycle Company is dedicated to supporting cyclists of all levels by providing custom bike fittings, biking gear, clothing, shoes, and more. more

Shirley’s Gourmet Popcorn

Shirley's Gourmet Popcorn is downtown Harrisonburg's only locally-made, gourmet popcorn store. Their popcorn is made in small batches, and you'll always be invited to sample before you buy. Some of their most popular flavors are their Caramel To Die For and their Caramel Nut Cluster, as well as their flavors of the month. more