Consistently ranked as one of the top 100 Best American Small Towns, Mount Airy, N.C., continues to garner kudos from tourists, journalists and new residents who are charmed by this quintessential southern town nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Native son and television icon Andy Griffith has brought Mount Airy much of its share of fame and glory as the inspiration for the fictional town of Mayberry.
Main Oak Emporium
Conveniently located in the heart of Historic Downtown, the Main Oak Emporium is Mount Airy's premier shopping, dining and entertainment complex. It's a fun and unique shopping experience for the entire family.
Shop Main Oak Emporium for an eclectic selection of gourmet foods and wines, home and garden decor, art, jewerly and books, plus special items for the mind, body and soul. The Good Life Outfitter Store is located within the Main Oak Emporium complex.
Good Life Outfitter
In the heart of downtown Mount Airy, the Good Life Outfitter store offers the broadest selection of quality brands in the region. Stop in at our Main Street store or shop online for clothing, shoes, outdoor gear and accessories by The North Face, Teva, Sanita, Frye, Carhartt and Mountain Khakis.
The Loaded Goat
Mount Airy's locally-owned, family friendly sports pub & grill
In business since 1923, this diner became nationally recognized after Andy Griffith mentioned it on "The Andy Griffith Show".
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