Shopping & Dining

Covered Bridge in the Glades is a unique retail and residential development located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Gatlinburg, TN. The friendly atmosphere caters to arts and crafts retailers indigenous to the Smokies, as well as to restaurants and local retailers.

Enjoy dining, shopping, and entertainment all on site in this unique community. Whatever your soul desires, you are bound to find your inspiration at Covered Bridge in the Glades. Take a Virtual Tour.

The Glades, in Gatlinburg, TN in the Great Smoky Mountains, has long been known as the home of the "Arts & Crafts Community", located just 3 miles from the hustle and bustle of downtown Gatlinburg.

Over 120 artists and craftsmen are located in a convenient 8 mile loop road designated as Tennessee Heritage Arts & Crafts Trail serviced by a quaint Arts & Crafts Trolley.

Gatlinburg Farmers Market is moving to Covered Bridge in the Glades.  Opening day is May 17, 2014.  Be sure to join us for the opening day celebration.

For details on the Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Wine Fest go to  Get your tickets early for a fun filled evening on April 11th followed by an afternoon of wine tasting on April 12th.  

Come and enjoy the Grand Opening of our newest shop.  This & That Woodworks featuring The Bears Closet.  Fun for all ages.