Belpre chamber hosting July Jaunt

Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce invites area shoppers to experience all that Rt. 339 from Belpre to Barlow has to offer at its July Jaunt Shop Local event Saturday, July 14, during regular business hours.

Retail businesses, restaurants, services, a full-service pharmacy with deli, a grocery with fresh meats and deli, a bakery, and gift shops dot the route and adjacent area. Rt. 339 Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce member merchants and others are joining as partners to encourage shoppers to investigate the retail and service stops to be found in the local area.

Shoppers can watch for special “Shop Local” signage along the way. Merchants are gearing up to welcome current customers and new shoppers to their locations. The Rt. 339 shopping area extends from the Porterfield intersection of Route 50 west of Belpre, extending to the intersection of Rt. 339 and Rt. 550.

Belpre Area Chamber members participating in the event include Back to Basics Log Cabin (233 Hamrick Lane), Jill Kirtland Photography (Little Hocking), Hendershot Performance Outdoor Store and Archery Pro Shop, Hickory Grove Country Store, White Oak Pharmacy, WesBanco Barlow Branch, Newlen Printing Company (125 Warrior Drive,) and Village Cakery (901 Warrior Drive), and Napolis, . Other locations indicated by signage will be supporting the shopping event. Check these businesses on Facebook or on their websites for more information.

For more information, call Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce at 740-423-8934.