Kewanee is a regional retail center. Its location in southeast Henry County makes it a convenient destination for shoppers from Henry, Bureau and Stark counties.
Kewanee boasts two major shopping districts, Downtown and Southtown.
Downtown Kewanee is known throughout the Midwest for its furniture and home decorating stores. Two major stores offer furniture displays representing more than 60 manufacturers.
Sporting goods, shoes, menís clothing and gift shops are found downtown, as well as niche stores catering to special needs such as sewing and pets.
There are several quality eating and drinking establishments downtown, and downtown Kewanee is also home to several financial institutions. Professional offices are also located in downtown Kewanee.
The Southtown district on Tenney Street includes several retailers, providing general merchandise, automotive, farm, home improvement and lumber sales.
Also in south Kewanee are gift stores, a shoe store and a number of restaurants in the Midland Plaza and Kewanee Plaza shopping centers.