Original artwork by Pat Calderone inspired by the natural beauty and indigenous history of the Smoky Mountain area. Pats work can be seen at The Promenade of the Arts in Mountain City, Ga.Hwy 441N (Next to the Dollar General) Friday 10-5 Saturday 10-5 Sunday 1-5(706)-982-4305 or (864)324-3840Pa's Front Porch Antiques and Collectibles, 6871 Hwy 441 N - Dillard GA 706-490-2895The Globe Gallery, Clayton, Ga. Art with the Earth in MindHighway 441 and 76 EClayton, GA 30525(706) 782-0071 Her work can also be seen by appointment in her studio. 828-787-1828. (Leave Message) www.artsource-now.com
The Macon County Art Association's Uptown Gallery is on Main Street in Franklin, and is a non-profit alliance promoting art in the community. Our gallery is staffed and operated by MCAA members and features ever-changing exhibits by our accomplished local artist. Call 828-349-4607 to join a variety of workshops and classes which are held year-round for artist of all levels and ages. We also invite you to stop by the gallery and join our Thursday Painters group! Visit www.mcaauptowngallery.org for information on hours and events.
Smoky Mountain Bicycles opened for business June of 2002 to serve the needs of those cycling Western North Carolina and Northeast Georgia. Located in beautiful Franklin, NC, we carry a wide assortment of bicycle parts and accessories, along with bike carriers, apparel, maps, nutritional products, and much more. We are an authorized dealer for Trek and Gary Fisher Bicycles, as well as, Bontrager, Wrench Force, Shimano, Pearl Izumi, Smith Sunglasses, Park Tools, and more. We service all bicycle makes and models from a simple tube repair to a complete custom build-up. We offer bike rentals by the hour, day, or week and have the Little Tennessee River Greenway paved and off-road trail right out of our back door. For weekly group road and mountain bike rides, check out the "Group Rides" link page on www.smokymtnbikes.com
For a museum tour or visit outside of normal business hours please call Ray Behr at 828-342-6360 or Fred Plesner at 828-349-4224.
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The Factory's non-smoking, family-friendly facility boasts more than 56,000 sq. ft. of fun with rechargeable, interactive Fun Cards to power its games and attractions. Choose from more than 100 arcade games, kids play area, bumper cars and huge expanded go-cart track, or opt for a thrilling game of laser tag, bowling, or mini golf. The Factory also offers birthday parties that can be suited to your specific needs.
You're bound to work up an appetite after so much fun, so don't miss the Pizza Factory's all-you-can-eat pizza buffet. Or visit The Boiler Room Steak House for the finest steaks, seafood, chicken, and pasta, as well as an extensive salad bar, gourmet desserts, and kids menu. Private dining rooms are available for banquets or special occasions. The Dessert Factory offers all your favorite coffee drinks, ice cream shakes, and fresh baked treats.
The Factory is located in beautiful Western North Carolina in the town of Franklin, known for its breathtaking scenery, friendly atmosphere, rich heritage, and wide variety of outdoor activities. This "Gem of the Smokies" is centrally located less than two hours from major cities like Atlanta, Asheville, Greenville, and Gatlinburg.
The Friends of the Macon County Public Library Bookstore is located in the Shops at Riverwalk shopping center. The Friends have operated a bookstore for 20 years and we are the oldest, full-time used bookstore in NC. We have been at this location for 10 years. All of our staff are volunteers and all books are donated. All proceeds go to the Macon County Public Library. We not only have a wide selection of books, but also have magazines, puzzles, music books, video tapes, CDs and textbooks for home schooling. We also have many collectible books and first editions available in the store and listed on our website: www.maconlibraryfriends.org (click on Friends of the Library)
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