Shopping is always a favorite activity while visiting Lackawanna County. Viewmont Mall in Dickson City is a shopping anchor within the county. Most brand-name merchandisers are in Dickson City but many local store owners with one-of-a-kind merchandise are also there. Downtown Scranton is known for the local boutiques as well as the Steamtown Marketplace, formerly known as the Steamtown Mall. Open-air farmers and makers markets pop up at various locations throughout the year making shopping an adventure. Be sure to take your time and soak it all in.