Don’t let the barricades, the cones, or the heavy equipment fool you. Business along Corydon Ave is still open.
“We’re almost on a first name basis with the construction crew,” said Lisa Tjaden from Radiance Gifts. “They keep us up to date and are very courteous to customers trying to get through.”
The stretch of Corydon Ave between Lilac and Stafford has been undergoing a renewal since the middle of July. Nelson River Construction is doing a road renewal and the sidewalks are all being replaced.
Despite the way things look, (depending on the weather) the construction is ahead of schedule and should be complete shortly.
The following Corydon Ave businesses are still open and ready to serve;
For over 30 years, Academy Florist has been Winnipeg’s go-to shop for beautiful flower bouquets and arrangements.
Whether you need flowers for a one-time event such as a wedding or funeral, if you’re looking for a special gift for a loved one or a staff member, or if you just need a pick-me-up, Academy Florist will be happy to serve you.
925 Corydon Ave
Frescolio features a huge selection of gourmet-quality extra-virgin olive oils and vinegar in a tasting-bar setting. You are encouraged to sample as many as you want before making your purchases.
2-929 Corydon Ave
Hollow Reed Holistic provides quality natural and herbal remedies, holistic services and education. They service those who are returning to a more conscious way of finding health, beauty, peace, joy, and vitality. Hollow Reed Holistic Centre provides access to herbal consultations, postpartum care, and classes in holistic practices such as Yoga, Meditation and others.
October Boutique is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Established in 2002, October is a place for exceptional things; warm inviting atmosphere, friendly people and often the aroma of scented candles. Specializing in beautiful clothing October’s mix includes luxe denim, carefully chosen dresses, and unique footwear. October Boutique’s interesting collection represents designers from across the globe, and invites a unique experience to shopping.
847 Corydon Ave
Peepers Swimwear has recently expanded into a spacious 1300 sq. ft location on Corydon Avenue, enabling Winnipeg’s go to swimwear boutique to increase their selection and offer new products and services.
886 Corydon Ave
Since 1995, Radiance Gifts has been located in heart of Winnipeg’s Little Italy. Radiance Gifts is one of Canada’s most comprehensive and Winnipeg’s largest “metaphysical headquarters,” offering a broad spectrum of resources from humanity’s spiritual, healing, and earth wisdom traditions. Radiance Gifts is an oasis of ancient and current discoveries and syntheses. They are in the business of celebrating love, wisdom, science, lifecraft, healing, visioning, religion and psychology.
7-875 Corydon Ave
The Pennyloaf Bakery is a small-batch artisan bakery located on Corydon Ave. The bakery is a retail local that offers takeaway, old-world style bread and bakery products baked fresh daily on a wood-fired brick oven. Whenever possible the bakery uses local, seasonal and organic ingredients.
858 Corydon Ave