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9 Places to Shop for Georgia-made Gifts
For that perfect Georgia gift, shop these notable stores across the state.
Looking for the perfect Georgia gift? We've got you covered. Here are nine notable shops across the state to grab that perfect Georgia-inspired, -made or -grown gift.
Turnip Greens, Darien
Located in historic, downtown Darien, Turnip Greens is a specialty food market styled like an old-time country store. It features seasonal Georgia produce and made-in-Georgia food items and gifts. Make it a point to stop in if you're visiting the Georgia Coast.
Farmview Market, Madison
Farmview Market incorporates a grocery store, traditional butcher shop, casual café and farmers market — all featuring delicious, locally sourced, farm-to-table offerings. From artisan-cut meats to handmade crafts and more, you won't want to miss stopping here to shop for Georgia Grown items.
All Things Currahee, Toccoa
All Things Currahee, located in Toccoa, carries merchandise from local artisans. From granola to home decor, you are sure to find something for everyone on your visit. Shop a wide variety of handmade and hand-painted ornaments.
Genuine Georgia, Greensboro
From folk art to pottery, Genuine Georgia showcases many different types of Georgia artists. Located along I-20 in the heart of historic downtown Greensboro, you may find yourself spending more time than expected in this artisan marketplace.
Birdie's Market, Valdosta
Birdie's Market & Catering in historic downtown Valdosta is a one-stop gourmet shop for Georgia-grown products. From Georgia Olive Farms Olive Oil to Grassroots Coffee, you are sure to find many great Georgia items to take back home with you. Oh, and if you're there at lunch time, be sure to try the Blue Plate Special!
New Ground Market, Ellijay
New Ground Market proudly supports the creative talent of local producers and artisans. Located in downtown Ellijay, it features pasture-raised meats, free-range eggs, honey, cheese and other specialty foods and crafts from Georgia artisans.
Broad Street Mill, Griffin
Broad Street Mill, located inside the old Spalding Knitting Mill, consists of 14 unique stores under one roof. From antiques and decor to food products, Broad Street Mill has a variety of options for visitors. Stop in for great shopping in a beautiful historic building.
Pittman's Country Market & Family Farm
Pittman's Country Market & Family Farm is located along the Altamaha River. Along with the farm, the family also has a country market featuring their fresh produce and many seasonal items. Pittman's also offers body care products, candy, candles, gift baskets and much more.
Rutabaga's Market & Cafe, Hampton
Shop for specialty foods and made-in-Georgia gifts at Rutabaga's Market & Cafe in downtown Hampton. You'll find the store's inspiration, LeAnn's Gourmet Zucchini Relish, which gives a burst of flavor to any dish, as well as gourmet dips, spreads, olive oil blends and more. Fuel your day of shopping with sandwiches, salads and soups from the cafe, and finish off your meal with dessert made in the bakery.