Sleep Inn North
5460 Central Avenue Pike
Knoxville, TN 37912
Phone: (865) 688-7300
Fax: (865) 688-9981
The Knoxville Visitor Center is unlike most of the tourist information centers. While they have a great friendly staff to help anyone who wants information on the city, visitors have the three other options as well in here. For unique local products browse through their gift shop for handmade potteries, candles, crafts, paintings and more. Pit-stop at the cafe for a tasty tidbit and coffee or just listen to the live music played at noon WDVX Radio Station located at the Knoxville Visitor Center. Nestled in a 1925 building, the Knoxville Visitor Center is worth a visit for its unique combination.
Morelock Music in the heart of Knoxville is a great place to shop for second-hand guitars, banjos, amps and ukuleles. This hole-in-the-wall store houses wonderful vinyl items and their collection is quite eclectic and focusses on the honky-tonk style of music. At Morelock Music store, you can find all kinds of musical accessories for various music instruments. It also offers guitar lessons as well as servicing.
Rala Regional and Local Artisans can be best described as a part gallery and a part shop. It has an exciting collection of creative and unique gifts including candles, cards, prints, books, t-shirts, ceramics and art items. Rala hosts the First Friday event where it features a new artist and puts up his/her art work for sale. Rala Regional and Local Artisans specializes in local as well as regional artist wares offers artisans as well as connoisseurs a place to appreciate and shop for interesting items.
Smoky Mountain Knife Works houses all the variety of sports accessories. You will find a wide range of knives, fishing and camping gears to choose from. This store also houses sports apparel and footwear, safety gears and other accessories catering to all your outdoor sports needs.
Antique Castle is one-stop-shop for all the vintage lovers. This store houses a variety of brands catering to the antique collection, from the books to furniture. Here, you will find old records, magazines, lighters, chinaware and more at pocket-friendly rates.
Situated within Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains, the Cades Cove Campground Store & Bicycle Rental is a useful stop which will help you in your sight-seeing. At the Campground Store you can buy a host of items including groceries, camping supplies, T-shirts, books and even souvenirs to carry back home. Besides, you can also grab a bite and relax at the picnic area nearby. With the Bicycle Rental to your help, you can adopt an eco-friendly method of roaming throughout the park. Helmets are supplied along with the bikes so that you can pedal away safely and feel the fresh mountain air. Check website for operational timings of the store and rentals.