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Great Souvenir Shops
  • Fish Lips Island Cargo – tropical gifts, lotions & whimsical art
  • Goofy Gecko - island themed accessories & souvenirs
  • Lazy Lizard - novelty items & tropcial cookbooks
  • The Shell Man - nautical decor, shells & gifts
  • Barnacle Barney's Gifts & Souvenirs - island-styled gifts, art & key lime products
Typical Products of Marathon


Shopping in Marathon, and actually all of the keys, is like taking a step back in time. This quaint town likes to keep things simple so you will find no malls, just cute boutique stores with summery, tropical clothing and footwear, museum gift shops and little stores at local marinas selling everything you need to have fun on the water. There is no hurry here on the island but if you feel like doing a little shopping this list is here to point the way.

Barnacle Barney’s Gifts & Souvenirs
306 Sadowski Causeway (MM53.5 Oceanside)
Located on Key Colony Beach, this gift shop has a great selection of island-style gifts. You will find pieces of colorful island art, tropical gifts, key lime products, home accessories and much more. Oh, and don’t forget to check out some unusually decorated bar stools and toilet seats before you leave.

Bayshore Clothing
8911 Overseas Highway (Overseas Highway & 89th Street)
A small boutique featuring island wear and accessories for men, women and children including names such as Brighton, Pandora, Vera Bradley, Life is Good and more.

Birkenstock of Old Town II
8915 Overseas Highway (MM51)
In the market for sandals? This store has plenty of footwear from Birkenstock, known as one of the most comfortable sandals you can buy, to Anywear, Naot, Think!, Teva and others.

Fish Lips Island Cargo
309 Sadowski Causeway (MM53.5), Key Colony Beach
A fun and funky gift store full of unique tropical gifts, whimsical art, home décor items, lotions, lobster trap art, t-shirts, children’s toys and tropical bar décor.

Goofy Gecko
5415 Overseas highway (MM50)
Located in the Publix Supermarket Shopping Center this large store is full of unique items perfect for your Florida Keys souvenir or for decorating your island home. The selection includes furniture, island-themed pottery, pillows, lamps and accessories.

Hawks Cay Marina Dockside Store
61 Hawks Cay Boulevard at Hawks Cay Resort, Duck Key
A store right on the marina that is the ideal place to pick up navigational charts, fishing licenses, live bait and boxed lunches for your fishing trip. Forgot your sunglasses or just need a last minute souvenir – they have that too.  And when you return from your adventure, stop by Scoops for a nice refreshing ice cream cone or pick up some wine or beer to enjoy when you get back to your hotel.

Key Bana Resort Apparel
303 Sadowski Causeway (MM53.5 Oceanside), Key Colony Beach
Resort apparel for men and women including Weekender, Miraclesuits, Nautica, Tribal, Tommy Hilfiger, Tommy Bahama and others, accessories, gift items, ladies shoe dept

Lazy Lizard
5415 Overseas Highway (MM50)
Located in the Publix Supermarket Shopping Center, this specialty store carries many unique and unusual gift and novelty items such as clothing, glassware and tropical cookbooks. 

Marooned in Marathon
11528 Overseas Highway
A gift shop with everything tropcial from geckos to mermaids to wine glasses. A quaint shop to pick up the perfect Keys souvenir.

Overseas Outfitters
1700 Overseas Highway (MM48)
A large sporting goods store carrying sports equipment and athletic clothing, sandals and sunglasses. If you are looking to purchase a bicycle, snorkel equipment, in-line skates or water toys you will find it here as well as a bicycle service shop. And they not only sell bikes but rent them too.

Sandal Factory/T-Shirt City
5195 Overseas Highway
This is the go-to store to pick up that t-shirt you wanted or peruse their selection of flip flops, bathing suits and beachwear.  Items range froma  cheap $5 to hundreds of dollars for top name brands.

The Shell Man
13371 Overseas Highway (MM54)
Everything beachy from large shells to nautical décor to jewelry and gifts. Selection is varied and prices are reasonable.

The Tackle Box
1901 Overseas Highway (MM48)
A full service tackle shop providing the right gear and the best advice for fishing the Marathon waters. It also has one of the largest in-store salt-water fishing product lines in the area.