Built in 1870, The Martin House is one of the oldest buildings in Blowing Rock. Once a boarding house, the shops at the main Martin House and the adjacent courtyard now provide a great shopping experience for the whole family. Relax on the courtyard ... enjoy refreshments and the village feeling. If you haven't been to The Martin House, you haven't been to Blowing Rock! Located in the center of town, next to Memorial Park on Main Street.
Blowing Rock's most dazzling, upscale shopping
begins at the south end of Main Street. Opened in
1992, SouthMarke changed the face of downtown
with its signature Victorian architecture, beautiful
gardens and inviting, unique stores. Offering: men's
and women's apparel, shoes and accessories, children's
books, toys & gifts, a Cigar Club & Bourbon Bar,
Harley Davidson clothing & accessories, Home and dining
Essentials & gifts. Five Seasonal Pavilions offering specialty merchandise also open May-October.
Shop for bargains among nationally known brands like Banana Republic, Coach, J Crew, and G.H.Bass. Over 30 factory outlet stores await you! Strollers, wheelchairs and gift cards are available at Tanger Shopper Services. Tanger Coupon books, AAA / AARP and Military discounts also available.