Benjamin Peters is a locally owned men’s specialty clothing and footwear store. An Ithaca tradition for 20 years, Benjamin Peters is located on the Ithaca Commons. Tailoring services are available and free of charge with any non-clearance items. Benjamin Peter, your lifestyle clothing destination for men now features the “Mezzanine Art Gallery” along with a women’s shoe boutique! We invite you to stop in and check it out!
Homegrown Skate Shop
Since opening in 2005, Homegrown has been the only skateboarder owned and operated shop serving the Ithaca area. The shop serves as a hub for the Ithaca area skateboard community and offers a selection of the best footwear, clothing, and skateboard products available.
In addition, the shop also hosts monthly showings for local artists giving them an opportunity to display their work in front of a broader audience.
Ithaca Generator is a place for inventors, crafters, designers, engineers, and artists to come together and share resources, ideas, and projects. Ithaca Generator provides workshop space, tools, classes, and social opportunities for makers in the Ithaca community
Old Goat Gear Exchange
Located one block east of the Ithaca Commons at 320 East State Street (next to Mayer’s), The Old Goat Gear Exchange is dedicated to providing quality new and used outdoor gear using the buy/sell/trade model. The Old Goat is seeking spring and summer gear, including hiking, biking, camping, and paddling equipment and clothing. The Old Goat also accepts consignments of big-ticket items like kayaks, canoes, and bikes.
The Outdoor Store
Thursday - Saturday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Ithaca’s Outdoor Store has been serving Ithaca for over 50 years with all of your sporting needs. They offer a wide selection of clothing and activewear, winter fleeces and Smartwool socks, as well as camping and hiking equipment, all kinds of outdoorsy gadgets, and an excellent assortment of bicycles.