10 Quirky Stops In The Mighty Peace

The Mighty Peace is home to many quirky, interesting stops that are always worth a visit. Full of friendly faces who are happy to serve, these spots are a must see when you’re visiting the Peace Region. 

Johnny’s Sausage and Meats

Located in the Town of Grimshaw, this gourmet butcher shop is known for their incredible beef jerky, locally sourced meat and “Husky Burgers”. Whether you need a quick snack, a perfectly cut steak for supper, or a ring of garlic sausage for your charcuterie board, Johnny’s Sausage and Meats has got it all! 

Raediance Florist & Gift Shop 

Giftware, fresh flowers, houseplants, candles, home décor and more, Raediance Florist & Gift Shop is a beautiful place to browse while visiting Main Street in Grimshaw. Full of Albertan and Canadian made goods, this lovely little shop has something for everyone. 

Riverside Ranch Decor 

You’ll be able to find something for every room in your house when you stop in at Riverside Ranch Décor! Filled to the brim with housewares, giftware, DIY kits, rugs, chalk paint, dinnerware, window treatments, and so much more, this rustic and contemporary store even has seasonal items to keep your home looking fresh. 

Krooked House

With locally crafted beer, specialty pizzas, a wide array of appetizers and cocktails, and some of the best chicken wings you’ll ever taste, the Krooked House pub in Grimshaw is always ready to welcome in new and familiar faces. The atmosphere is comfortable, cozy, uniquely decorated, and equipped with a large projector screen to watch the latest hockey game.  

Peace River Murals 

Known as an artistic hub in the Mighty Peace, the Town of Peace River has some of the most Instagram worthy murals throughout its downtown core. Each mural has been carefully created by local artists and they showcase the rich history, beautiful nature, and dynamic cultures within the region. 

Peace River Brewing 

If you’re looking for locally made beer, flavourful liqueurs, trendy merchandise, one of a kind kombucha, and tasty snacks, then Peace River Brewing is the place to be. Nestled in the heart of Peace River, this expansive brewery has one of the coolest atmospheres that you can kick back and relax in.

Peace River Art Hub 

An art lover’s dream, the Peace River Art Hub is a spot where all different kinds of creations can take place. Once inside you will find a gift shop full of locally made items, a gorgeous gallery showcasing the work of a wide variety of local artists in the area, and room after room of different art classes and modalities. You’ll never be bored visiting this local gem! 

Board ‘n’ Barrel 

Located against the beautiful Peace River, the Board ‘n’ Barrel restaurant and patio is a foodie hot spot. With a locally sourced menu, they specialize in charcuterie boards, house made flatbreads, superfood salads, freshly made pasta, AAA Alberta steaks, and more. They also offer gluten free, vegetarian, and vegan options that appeal to everyone’s tastebuds. A fabulous dining experience awaits you here!

J’s Java Domain 

The coziest café can be found at J’s Java Domain in Peace River! This quaint, comfortable, and always welcoming spot is ideal for those looking for specialty coffees, lattes, homemade sandwiches on fresh bread, delicious baked goods, energizing smoothies, hearty soups and more. Known for their famous cinnamon buns, you can grab a quick bite to go or take your time and visit at one of the many tables or relaxing sofas, the choice is yours!

Northern Dough

If you’re looking for mouthwatering, homemade artisan baked breads, gorgeous focaccia works of art, flavourful baked goods and one of a kind, personalized cakes, then you must check out Northern Dough! Browse their creations on social media and place your orders online – Northern Dough is known for making some of the best tasting (and looking) items in the Peace Region. 

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