Morton, a Tazewell County village, has a growing community of almost 17,000 and is best known for its annual pumpkin festival. Morton Village offers its residents excellent schools, attractive housing, high quality medical care, a well-established network of parks, and great shopping in Morton and nearby Peoria, Pekin, and Washington. Some of the best shopping centers in the area are:
Field Shopping Center, Main Street, Morton,
The owners of Field Shopping Center are working hard to revive what was once one the premier shopping center in Morton. Events like The Taste of Morton are slowly drawing shoppers back to support businesses in the center. Current shops include Dollar General, Orndorff Furnitue, Morton Cinema, Yogi’s Liquor, a podiatrist and Nail Professionals.
Junction City Shopping Center, Prospect Road, Peoria
Upgrades have turned Junction City into the best boutique center outside of Chicago with an excellent selection of upmarket stores. A variety of food outlets, clothing stores, services, and a great atmosphere for classy dining makes it an ideal place to shop or catch up with friends for a drink and a meal at Amanda X. Boutiques like Pink Sugar, Random, and Belle Ami offer a selection of clothing for the fashion conscious.
Northwoods Mall, W War Memorial Drive, Peoria
Northwoods has a handful of trendy stores for young males and females aged between 16 and 30 like Victoria’s Secret, Express and Aerie are very popular. There are three department stores and good eats at Smo-King and Didoughs where you can grab and excellent sandwich. They do make a great effort to deck the halls during Xmas at Northwoods and it is wonderful place to take the children to see the fabulous decorations.
Cherry Tree Shopping Center, Washington
The main attraction at Cherry Tree Shopping Center is the Cherry Garden Chinese Restaurant, a hidden gem that is very popular for its good authentic Chinese food including sushi and eel dishes.
Other shopping malls near Morton include:
Courtside Shopping Center, Court Street, Pekin
Pekin Center, Veterans Drive, Pekin
Valley Park Shopping Center, MacArthur Highway, Peoria
Metro Center, 470, Fulton Street, Peoria where you will find the popular Merle Norman Cosmetics
Prospect Mall Offices, Prospect Road, Peoria Heights
Apart from all the usual shops found at a mall, this is where you will find the best massage experience in the Morton area. At Yan’s House, licensed masseuses focus on therapeutic deep massage, muscle therapy and chronic pain therapy for the whole family.