Shop Local in Burke County: Discover Unique Finds and Support Local Businesses

Shop to Your Heart's Content: Explore the Best Shopping in Town

Discover the unforgettable shopping experiences awaiting you in Burke County, NC. This region is a haven of local charm, offering a variety of boutiques, markets, and unique stores that embody the spirit of the community. From one-of-a-kind gifts to stylish fashion and delectable artisanal treats, Burke County has something for everyone. What sets it apart is the strong support for local businesses, where you'll find handmade crafts, locally sourced products, and personalized service. Immerse yourself in the warmth of the community, explore hidden treasures, and take home more than just material goods – connect with the heart of Burke County through its exceptional shopping offerings.

Our Top Picks

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Morganton Farmers Market

Local Farms: fresh produce, homemade delights, crafts, and flowers. Discover the bounty of fresh fruits, vegetables, homemade desserts, baked goods, organic meat, eggs, handmade crafts, and fresh-cut flowers sourced from our local farms.

Shop Fresh
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Lindy's Furniture

Lindy's Furniture Company is your premier furniture & mattress store in the Hickory, Connelly Springs, Morganton, Lenoir area. Explore their showroom today and transform your home into a haven of comfort and style.

Explore Available Furniture
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Your Local Grocery Stores

Explore hassle-free shopping options right in your neighborhood.

  • Ingles - 5.5 miles, 10 minutes ride (Lenoir)
  • Food Lion - 3.9 miles, 9 minutes ride (Valdese)
  • Dollar General - Under 1 miles, about 2 minutes ride (Connelly Springs)
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Dogs Unleashed

Discover Dogs Unleashed, Morganton's top destination for dog grooming and supplies. Meet our skilled groomers, Amy and Jess, with a combined experience of 35 years. Find exclusive, high-quality dog supplies that you won't find in major retailers. Trust Dogs Unleashed for all your dog grooming needs and exceptional pet products.

Pamper Your Pup
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Jim's Indoor Flea Market

Embark on a Treasure Hunt at Jim's Indoor Flea Market! Discover a vast array of hidden gems, including crafts, tools, custom tee shirts, and much more. It's your one-stop destination for finding everything you desire.

Find Something You Love
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Merrill Mischief

Indulge in the sweetest delights at Merrill Mischief, the candy store that fulfills dreams of all ages. As a beloved local, family-owned business situated in the heart of downtown Morganton, North Carolina, we are dedicated to bringing joy through confectionery bliss. Step into our enchanting world of sweets and treats, where magical flavors and delightful surprises await.

Experience Merrill Mischief
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Thornwell Books

Explore the delights of downtown Morganton's bookstore and coffee shop. Indulge in a captivating blend of baked goods, coffees, teas, and wines, perfectly complementing your literary journey. Discover a diverse range of book selections that cater to every interest, from captivating novels to insightful non-fiction.

Shop Books
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Elves' Christmas Store

Step into a Enchanting Winter Wonderland at the Elves' Christmas Store. Immerse your senses in a magical experience where handmade crafts, Christmas items, and craft supplies abound. Capture cherished family moments in front of our cozy fireplace or Santa's sleigh. Join us in celebrating the joy, peace, and love of the holiday season. Experience the magic and make lasting memories at the Elves' Christmas Store.

Find Christmas Decor

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Connelly Springs: Discover Your Perfect Place to Call Home

Nestled in North Carolina's heart, this town offers a fulfilling lifestyle with scenic landscapes, friendly neighborhoods, and vibrant local events. For assistance and answers to your questions about moving to the area, we're here to help. Embrace the warmth of the community and make Connelly Springs your new home sweet home.