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Uptown Marion

Nestled in Marion’s historic buildings you’ll find new age cuisine, boutiques, and entertainment for all ages.

Make it a day trip or a night out on the town to explore the new businesses in Uptown Marion. From your morning latte to the pub patios overlooking the Uptown Artway, you’ll be sure to make memories as you shop and dine Uptown.


Uptown Artway – The Uptown Artway features nine larger than life art installation that light up at night for the adjacent bars and restaurants.

Giving Tree Theater – New shows every month at this immersive live theater with unique seating options and cozy atmosphere.


MIX Sushi & Kitchen – Whether you are in the mood for Sushi, Poke, Korean food, Hot Pot or more, MIX has you covered.

Short's Burger & Shine - From burgers to Cajun delights, you won't be disappointed.

hip-stir – THE place to grab a cocktail in Marion and will easily become one of your favorite places to dine.


SCOUT of marion – A beautifully curated store for gift giving and self-giving, SCOUT features locally crafted and global finds of home goods, gifts, and cheeses.

Roots in Bloom – This independent flower shop offers American sourced cut flowers and local wellness products for year-round serenity.


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