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Emery 5-10 shop front

4 Unique Stores at The Island in Pigeon Forge You Don’t Want to Miss

In addition to thrilling attractions and delicious restaurants, The Island in Pigeon Forge is home to some incredible shopping opportunities. Whether you are looking for souvenirs to take back home or a tasty snack to enjoy by the fountain, there is something for everyone close by! Here are 4 of the unique stores at The Island in Pigeon Forge you don’t want to miss:

1. Be Free Boutique

This stunning store is known for its amazing hospitality and peaceful atmosphere. When you step inside this faith-based boutique, you will be welcomed in by a member of the friendly staff. As you browse through the shop, you will find an amazing variety of faith-based merchandise, including apparel, accessories, and handbags. Whether you are looking for a gift for someone back home or need a new shirt to wear out on the town, we guarantee you will find what you are looking for at this stylish boutique.

2. Big Rock Candy Kitchen

Big Rock Candy Kitchen in Pigeon ForgeAfter enjoying dinner at one of the amazing restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge, you can head over to Big Rock Candy Kitchen for a treat that will satisfy your sweet tooth. They have a variety of sweets that are made from scratch! From salt water taffy to every type of creamy fudge imaginable, you are sure to find the perfect dessert in this store. Oh, and did we mention they offer free samples on many of their most popular products? Be sure to stop in to grab yourself a delicious treat to enjoy while you walk around!

3. Emery 5-10

If you love the feeling of nostalgia, you don’t want to miss stepping inside Emery 5-10! This variety store features books, toys, and candy that your grandparents probably enjoyed as they were growing up. On the walls, you will see black and white photos of the original location that Ron’s grandfather opened in 1927. You will find Ron, the owner, in the store from sun-up to sundown trying to find the perfect souvenir for every guest that walks through the door. He also has some unbelievable stories about some of the products that are in the shop so be sure to spend some time chatting with him.

4. Farmhouse Decor & Gifts

Farmhouse Decor & Gifts at The Island in Pigeon ForgeFor all your Smoky Mountain souvenirs, you can visit Farmhouse Decor & Gifts in the middle of The Island. They bring together all types of home decor and gifts with the trendy farmhouse style. Throughout the store, you can find all sorts of homeware, including signs, pottery, wood work, and magnets. Even if you don’t want to purchase anything, it is worth visiting just to smell some of the delightful candles throughout this unique farm style shop. If you know someone who loves home decor, we guarantee they will be thrilled with a gift from this amazing shop at The Island.

Now that you know about some of the unique stores at The Island in Pigeon Forge, be sure to check out some of the other Smoky Mountain attractions you will want to visit! We look forward to welcoming your family to the Smokies!