Shopping & Attractions

The Crossnore School:

  • Blair Fraley Sales Store, a large thrift store benefiting the Crossnore School
  • Crossnore Weavers, A Working Museum –
  • Crossnore Fine Arts Gallery – or call 828.733.3144
  • Sloop Chapel and Ben Long Fresco
  • Miracle Grounds Coffee Shop – 828.733.2247

Because The Crossnore School, a Children’s Home and Residential School has so much more to offer please use this link to their website:

Merchants in town are:

The Linville River Mercantile: Home made bread, pies, cakes and sweet rolls in a lovely antique and gift shop. Catering can be arranged.
Open year roundWednesday through Saturday – 11 to 5. Sunday – 1 to 5.
No credit cards accepted

Snowy Mountain Christmas Shop and Sweets: Christmas Decorations/Homemade Sweets/Coffee Shop/Ice Cream Treats.
Open May through December.
Hours: Monday through Saturday – 10 to 6.
828.737.9313 or 828.733.9589

Holden’s Crafts: Garden plants and summer plant arrangements with a shop full of rustic hand crafted gifts.
Open May through October.
Hours: Monday through Saturday – 9 to 5.

Loaves and Fishes: Serving lunch and dinner as well as catering.
Open year round Wednesday and Thursday – 11 to 8, Friday – 11 to 8:30, Saturday – 4 to 8, Closed Sunday
Visa and MasterCard accepted

Crossnore Drug Store
Open year round – Monday thru Friday – 9 to 6, Saturday – 9 to 2, Closed Sunday


Pam Brewer – Ceramic Artist:
Open by appointment, call 828 733 5755.

Bill Brown – Anvil Arts Studio: 9600 Linville Falls Highway, Linville Falls, NC 28647. Visitors encouraged.
Appointments suggested, call 828.765.6226.

Patti Conner-Greene – Linville River Pottery:

Alan Hollar – Turned Bowls and Hollow Forms. Member of the Southern Highland Guild. Open by appointment, call 828.898.2715.


Michael C. Hardy, Civil War historian and author of local historical books


To rent Crossnore’s Meeting House for Special Occasions call Susie Potter at the Town Hall M, W, F 9 to 5.  828.733.0360 or email:

The Town Park can also be rented and reserved for outdoor picnics and parties.
Call Susie Potter at the Town Hall M, W, F 9 to 5.  828.733.0360 or email:

To donate to projects and/or events offered by Crossnore Community Enhancement, Inc., the community’s non-profit organization call Susie Potter at the Town Hall M, W, F 9 to 5.  828.733.0360 or email:


Crossnore, NC