Wake up and begin exploring the wonders of Gaffney’s historic commercial district. Be sure to stop by Zakary’s Coffee Shop for a nice cup of coffee to rejuvenate your soul. They offer freshly brewed, locally roasted coffee with no artificial flavors or sugars. With the owner’s passion for coffee he certainly believes that quality is important. Sit and savor your coffee or take it with you to-go and begin exploring what downtown Gaffney has to offer. For the old at heart Pieces from the Past and Broad River shops will suit your taste. They offer original and authentic antiques. If your taste is more modern, visit Hartzog’s, a quaint boutique offering fashion items, home goods, jewelry and much more! Don’t forget to venture off of Limestone Street to Frederick Street and visit Durwood’s General Store and Gibson’s Variety Shoppe that offer unique home-made items. Wilkins*Star is another must stop on Frederick Street, offering a friendly indoor vendors’ market with two floors of vintage and antique furniture, as well as vendors’ booths. When you’ve worked up an appetite from shopping grab some lunch at one of the downtown restaurants. Boston Annie’s provides a wicked awesome variety of subs, a salad bar and sweets. As the owners would say “Indulging in any one of these delicious creations will make your tongue wanna slap your brain.” For more of a nostalgic diner setting, visit Harold’s Restaurant, located in the historic commercial district since 1932, and try their famous chili burgers as featured on the Food Network’s, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. After a day of adventure and shopping, ladies be sure to stop and pamper yourself at one of our new salons. Adorning You hair salon works to ensure each customer’s experience is flawless from beginning to end. Be sure to visit Naturally BeYoutiful, which is a spa/massage business that will spoil you cater to all your pampering needs. While the ladies are getting refreshed, we urge the gentlemen to stop by Liberty Cigar & Coffee. They have a standing humidor that keeps their extensive selection of premium cigars at the perfect climate, so whether it’s your first time or you’re a connoisseur, pick a stogie and kick back, because this is a cigar bar with something to prove! Downtown Gaffney still continues to see great growth with the addition of Henry L. Jolly Park. This new 3-acre park features an amphitheater that seats approximately 3000 people, a walking track, and more! The Gaffney Visitors Center and Art Gallery, located at 210 West Frederick Street, provides free information about the three national parks, local history and Revolutionary War Trail guide to assist visitors in locating local points of interest related to the Revolutionary War. Gaffney’s small town character and central location make it a great place to visit but an even better place to reside. Located right off the I-85 corridor, Gaffney is within an hour from Charlotte and Greenville, two hours from the beach and four hours from seven major cities. Whether you’re getting into Gaffney for a day, a weekend or a lifetime there is always something exciting in store for you!
Gaffney Outlet Marketplace is located at One Factory Shops Boulevard, which is north of I-85 exit 90. There you will find an exciting collection of 40 outlet stores offering designer creations and name brand items at substantial savings. You can shop there for fashions and sportswear, shoes, children’s clothing, accessories and jewelry, housewares and home furnishings, gifts and specialty items, as well as food and drink. Gaffney Outlet Marketplace is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sunday from 1:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Shoppers who love bargain hunting will enjoy spending time in the many consignment, variety and thrift shops located throughout the Gaffney area. You can discover great deals on lightly used baby items, children’s clothing, furniture, household goods, and adult apparel and accessories.