Young Harris Shopping
The region surrounding Young Harris is an antique shopper’s dream because the area is so beautiful to drive through and there are many intriguing stores to visit. In the North Georgia Mountains, serious antique shoppers can spend several days browsing through an increasing number of unique specialty shops and antique malls. Art stores throughout the local area display the work of many well known painters, potters and sculptors along with a colorful array of Appalachian folk art.
Northeast Georgia's largest antique mall with 45 dealers occupying more than 10,000 sq. ft. of retail space is the Hiawassee Antique Mall at 460 N. Main Street in Hiawassee, (706) 896-0587, about 7 miles from Young Harris. Inside the mall shoppers can find an array of quality antiques, primitive and fine furniture, Southern pottery, crystal, china, glassware, toys, books, vintage jewelry and miscellaneous collectibles.
Highway 76 runs through Young Harris and becomes its main street
Along Main Street and on some of the cross streets in Young Harris are some interesting shops and boutiques such as Crooked Creek Collection at 1908 Still Meadow Court, which features items for horse lovers, small rocking horses, pewter with Western themed hardware, and furniture with hand painted and stenciled designs. Some other unique stores in Young Harris include Blackberries Gifts & Décor at 6224 Highway 76, Head 2 Toe Dance Supply at 1352 Main Street, The Lollipop Shop at 1615 Highway 17, and Paws, Claws & Tails, Too at 1352 Main Street, which specializes in grooming for pets, all natural pet supplies and foods, supplements and boutique items.
If you would like more information about shopping in Young Harris or Hiawassee, you can contact the Towns County Chamber of Commerce at (706) 896-4966 or toll free (800) 984-1543.