Where to Shop
Be sure to drop by The Barter Gift Shop and then check out local shopping like:
Abingdon Olive Oil Company
Bringing the world's finest olive oils to Abingdon, Virginia, Abingdon Olive Oil offers more than 50 varieties and endless combinations. Organic, extra virgin, fused and infused olive oils; balsamic vinegars; and specialty oils from around the globe are featured in the extensive tasting gallery, open daily.
Appalachian Sustainable Development
Visit the online store for Appalachian Sustainable Development (ASD) to find gift boxes of their Value Added Products. ASD works in central Appalachia to help create a more resilient food economy and a healthier population by supporting local agriculture, exploring new economic opportunities and providing healthy food to the people of the region.
Non-profit gallery with working artist studios in a 19th century freight station. Exhibitions feature regional artists. Artists work in watercolor, weaving, ceramics and acrylics, and are pleased to discuss their work. Thursday-Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and by appointment. Free Admission.
Heartwood, Southwest Virginia's Artisan Gateway
Heartwood is your gateway to Southwest Virginia craft, music, food, and local culture. Shop crafts by local artisans, juried to be the best of the best, and the most complete collection of The Crooked Road old-time, bluegrass, and gospel music. Meet artisans and musicians at live events and in interactive exhibits. Get a personal welcome to Southwest Virginia's heritage, craft, music, outdoor recreation, scenic beauty. Relax in the coffee and wine bar, featuring locally roasted coffees and regional wines. Enjoy local food prepared with upscale flair in our restaurant.
Holston Mountain Artisans Shop
Finely made regional hand crafts, books, CDs, jams and jellies for sale at the retail shop of the 43 year old cooperative located inside the 1903 repurposed county jail building. Classes and events scheduled throughout the year. Open Monday through Saturday 10 AM to 5:30 PM, Sundays 1 to 5 PM.
A Likely Yarn
Offering yarns, tools, patterns, accessories, classes, publications and gifts. The shop also offers classes for all skill levels. Hours are Monday noon to 5 pm, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Tuesday and Thursday 10 am to 7 pm. Within walking distance from Barter Theatre!
Virginia Highlands Festival
The Virginia Highlands Festival, an annual arts festival, will be July 31-August 9, 2015. More information coming soon.
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