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Frenchtown named #1 “Best Small Town for Shopping” in USA Today’s readers poll


Frenchtown, N.J., has been named the “Best” by USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Choice travel awards as #1 “Best Small Town for Shopping” in the U.S.

With historic roots, Frenchtown is considered one of the best small towns for shopping in the tri-state area, and now the United States, according to 10Best readers.

USA Today 10Best provides users with original, unbiased, and experiential travel information about top attractions, sights, things to see and do, and restaurants in the U.S. and around the world.

“It’s an honor to be named the #1 ‘Best Small Town for Shopping,’ and for the readers of USA Today to recognize our ever-growing small business district,” said Frenchtown Mayor Brad Myhre. “We thank all who contributed to our prestigious recognition in USA Today, and encourage those people near and far to visit and experience our town.”

10Best Travel Expert Marla Cimini notes that Frenchtown is “a fun town with a wide variety of fascinating independently owned shops.”

Frenchtown offers a quaint shopping district with a constantly changing selection of unique offerings. In this walkable town, visitors can find everything from the perfect gift of handmade pottery to beautiful floral arrangements; to the latest trends and even one-of-a-kind vintage pieces.

Frenchtown was also recently recognized in Edible Jersey, spotlighting the town’s ever-growing business district with an abundance of small businesses for shopping, dining, interactive and hands-on activities.

For a complete list of the “Best Small Town for Shopping” winners, visit For information on Frenchtown, visit