Cookstown confidently bills itself as the ‘Retail Capital of Mid Ulster’ and is at the forefront of those towns which are reinventing retail and communicating the strength of the retail offer. Cookstown enjoys a prime location in the centre of Northern Ireland, making it easily accessible and possessing the longest and widest street in Ireland, with free on and off street car parking, it’s a shopper’s paradise for all your shopping needs.
The town’s distinct layout and attractive shop fronts make Cookstown easy to navigate. The unrivalled variety of shopping includes an exclusive range of family owned independent shops all located side by side with an abundance of well-known high street names and brands that give the town’s retail offer a distinctive appearance and a unique mix of excellent outlets. Branch off the main thoroughfare and you’ll find an equally rich selection of shops, cafes and restaurants.
On Saturdays, Cookstown’s main shopping area comes alive with an effervescent, busy street market which has a Royal Charter dating back to the 17th Century. The famous market sells everything from flowers to homeware, adding to the charm of the town centre.