Askins Creek Store is located at the southern end of Avon and open year-round. This general store has a good selection of beach apparel and quality shirts, iconic gifts, local interest books and their registered trademarks like Kinnakeet, Canadian Hole and Kite Point. The car wash and gas pumps are open 24/7. There is free air and a touch-free car wash with undercarriage wash. The self-serve food court offers a coffee, espresso and cappuccino bar. They also have a selection of domestic and international wines and beer, cold drinks, N.C. lottery tickets and fishing licenses. The friendly staff is always ready to help and get you in and out so you can get on with your vacation.