In addition to selling a wide selection of titles, the store's Alameda locale hosts weekly book clubs and readings by authors.
A full-service auction house that appraises and sells antiques and fine art. Michaan's also has a large theater that's available for rental.
Housed in a gorgeous old building next to the Alameda Museum, the sleek specialty sneaker boutique carries Vans, Nikes, Keds, Converse, and more, along with a curated selection of clothing.
Ploughshares is a retail and wholesale nursery specializing in locally grown California native, drought-tolerant, and edible plants. It carries organic mulch, soil, soil containers, seeds, and herbs. Its trees come in standard and dwarf sizes, including hard-to-find varieties. Ploughshares is a nonprofit business venture of the Alameda Point Collaborative and the supportive housing community. It occasionally hosts educational workshops, too.
With more than 800 dealer booths, this is the place to find items like Tiffany lamps, old paintings, ancient furniture, and all sorts of otherwise unique and weird antiques.
This bike shop carries a wide selection of two wheelers, and offers classes in basic maintenance.
A locally owned urban pet supply store that carries holistic pet food and accessories, and offers grooming and training services.
Outdoor mall includes Kohl's, Old Navy, Beverly's, Ross Dress for Less, TJ Maxx, Bed Bath & Beyond, and more.
Stocks a wide variety of action figures, sports cards, and comics.
This store slings yarn and knitting needles and also hosts weekly knitting nights.
The bead store stocks bead kits, vintage-inspired beads, and much more, with classes in metalsmithing, wireworking, and more.
Showroom and store offering a variety of indoor and outdoor products — statues, planters, furniture, wall accents, and more — all made out of a special, sustainable patent-pending material.
Gaming center dedicated to face-to-face play, with regular events for players of Magic the Gathering, Yugioh, and Pokemon.
The shop caters to cats and dogs with products ranging from holistic pet foods to "pupperware," and also hosts in-store adoptions and workshops.
The boutique of local designer Paula Fletcher.