The Carytown district of Richmond, Virginia provides both some of the most eclectic shopping experiences that this colorful city has to offer, as well as dining and entertainment options that range from the finest restaurants in town to the perfect little spot to meet up with friends for lunch. From the historic Byrd movie theater to the zany World of Mirth toy store, Carytown attracts a steady stream of Richmonders from every walk of life, and a quiet afternoon at one of the districts coffee houses provides an opportunity for people watching that can't be beat. Regardless of what you are looking for, there is such a mix of little shops in Carytown that you are sure to find just what you need. For fine wine and coffee, both River City Wine and Rostov's Coffee and Tea are city institutions with a knowledgeable, helpful staff that can help you pick out the perfect top notch products at a very reasonable price. For fashionistas , stores such as Bygones Vintage Clothing and Bang-On have an amazing selection of vintage clothing, while upscale boutiques like Pink, Philosphie and the Phoenix carry some of the most exciting designer lines in the city. Carytown is also the host to a handful of annual festivals. The Watermelon Festival is a place for some summer fun that is great for the whole family, while the Carytown Beer and Wine festival is the perfect opportunity for adults to experiment with some new flavors during the fall season.