Explore the Mercer Street Grassroots District in Downtown Princeton and see what has blossomed. The neighborhood has become a distinctive part of Mercer County, flourishing with food and drink options, creative projects, artistic endeavors, small businesses and all sorts of other activities.
Here are just a few highlights of this growing area.
Cool Cruisin Nights
Take a ride down memory lane! Auto enthusiasts of all ages will marvel as classic and custom cars fire up their engines and coast the strip.
Cool Cruisin Nights are held the third Saturday of the month, May–October.
The Grassroots District kicks off the first weekend of every month with a lively array of entertainment, exclusive deals and special activities for the whole family.
From recurring events like ArtWalk to yearly celebrations such as the Mercer Monster Mash, Downtown Countdown and All Together Arts Week, there’s always something happening in the Grassroots District!
Food and Drink
- Appalachian Coffee House
- Bucha Brewhouse & Bistro
- Danny’s Bar & Grill
- Sophisticated Hound Brewing Company
Arts & Culture
- Associated Photography
- Hammer & Stain
- The Hatter’s Bookshop
- Holler: Contemporary Appalachian Art Gallery
- Let Your Art Shine
- Myra’s Flower Shop
- Princeton Public Library
- The RiffRaff Arts Collective and the Room Upstairs
- Stages Music School
- Starry Eyes Media
- WuFU Tattoos
Shopping and more
- Black Steel Arms Coatings
- Diamonds and Gold Look
- New Kids on the Block Consignment
- The Wearhouse Clothing Company
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