After taking in the breathtaking views of the Smoky Mountains and dining in one of Gatlinburg’s many restaurants, you will want to spend a few hours perusing the shops. From a t-shirt store to unique pottery , there is something for everyone here. Not sure where to start? Take a look at the list below and start planning your itinerary!
Alewine Pottery 623 Glades Road Gatlinburg 865-430-7828 View artisans making gorgeous pottery in this popular and exciting gallery which features handmade and on-site fired pieces inspired by the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains. When you purchase something from Alewine Pottery you know that it is one-of-a-kind. Their selection includes mugs, pitchers, plates, lamps and many other fascinating items.
American T's 737 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-0186 For the t-shirt fanatic this is the shop to visit. They offer an assortment of knit and woven tees, t-shirts, fleece, outerwear, eco-friendly and kids clothing that are as comfortable as it is affordable. Forgot to bring some of the kid’s clothes to Gatlinburg? Pop into American T’s and you might find yourself buying something for the whole family!
Another Me Clothier 634 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-3139 This is a female paradise. From purses to shoes, costume and hand-crafted jewelry and clothing in missy, petite and plus-sizes, you will find something fun to bring back home, or to wear out to dinner tonight.
Aunt Mahalia's Candies 611 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-7992 For the true sweets lover, Aunt Mahalia’s Candies is a haven of freshly made fudge, brittle, taffy logs and chocolate. Bring the kids or your sweetheart and have fun picking out a special arrangement of candies for your stay in Gatlinburg or load up on the sweet delights to bring back as souvenirs to friends and family back home.
Auto Tags Of Gatlinburg 715 Parkway Suite 3 Gatlinburg 865-436-6497 There is no quicker and easier way to jazz up your car than getting a personalized auto tag. Visit Auto Tags of Gatlinburg to find the perfect addition to your car: deer, beaches, hearts, lightening, mountains, find the tag that suits your personality best. Need to find a birthday present? They handle everything in the store, for both locals and visitors to Gatlinburg.
Belt Rack 715 Parkway Suite 9 Gatlinburg 865-436-4519 Serving locals since 1972, the Belt Rack doesn’t just have belts. Unique buckles, holsters, hats and purses are just a few of the other items available in this small but friendly store.
Beneath The Smoke 467 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-3460 Although his work has taken him all around the world, Ken Jenkins calls Tennessee his home. Over the past thirty years his work has appeared in magazines such as National Geographic and Southern Living. His gallery Beneath the Smoke is located at the west entrance to the Smoky Mountains National Park. It is here that visitors can bring back one of his famous photographs for their own home and even speak with the famed photographer when he is not away on a speaking engagement.
Ripley's Candy Factory 623 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-430-1834 After spending time in the Mirror Maze, satisfy your sweet tooth at Ripley’s Candy Factory. From candies of the past to the popular treats of today, children and adults alike will have fun picking out their favorites while trying out some new flavors. Haven’t found a souvenir yet for the folks in your office? Pick out a colorful selection of sweets that they are sure to enjoy.
Wood Whittlers 1402 E Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-7187 The wide variety of handcrafted woodwork includes toys, custom signs, books and tools available at Wood Whittlers is bound to enchant everyone in your group. Children will love the creative toys while adults will appreciate the art and superior craftsmanship that goes into creating each piece of woodwork found there. Take home a piece of the Smoky Mountains to adorn your home for years to come.
Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway Mall 1001 Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-5423 Whether you are in town skiing or taking the aerial tram to the top for an amazing view, don’t forget to stop into the mall to pick up some special treats. With the kids? Drop them off in the arcade while you take a stroll around the shops or take a coffee break. Stay for a while and enjoy lunch in the food court before heading back to downtown Gatlinburg.
Carousel Gardens 458 Parkway, Suite 1 Gatlinburg 865-430-7334 Set amidst the beauty of different gardens, the shops and eateries at the Carousel Gardens house the work of over 45 local artists. Whether you are an art connoisseur or just looking to pick up some local art to bring back home, this is a wonderful place to meet new people or old friends for an afternoon of fun.
River Bend Mall 511 Parkway, light #3 Gatlinburg 865-436-3063 A smaller mall with two levels, its ten stores offer a great taste of Smoky Mountain culture. A great place to pick up some souvenirs for family and friends or stop for a bite to eat while you are walking around in downtown Gatlinburg. Open seven days a week.
The Mountain Mall US441 Traffic light #6 Gatlinburg 865-436-1200 Whether you need to pick up some essentials or need a place to spend a rainy day, the Mountain Mall has over thirty shops that offer everything from handmade candy to menswear, all reflecting the spirit of the Smoky Mountains. Built with the theme of a mountain home in mind, the mall has cedar walls and whiskey barrel trash cans. Enjoy the music you hear? It was created by musicians local to the area, ask an employee where you can pick up a CD to bring home with you. A great experience for locals and visitors alike.
The Village 634 Gatlinburg Parkway Gatlinburg 865-436-3995 Unlike other shopping malls you will truly feel like you are having a different shopping experience. This outdoor mall offers shops in the style of an olden village, complete with brick walls and authentic-looking buildings of yore. They offer 27 shops where you can find something to eat, wear or have fun with. Take a picture in front of the many flowers that adorn the walkways or take a moment on an iron bench. Come for an hour or stay for the day to enjoy everything that The Village has to offer.