Many parents are looking to make playtime a little more educational. Phillips Toy Mart understands and offers a variety of toys that encourage your child to learn while playing. You'll find the best selection of games, puzzles, ray guns, yo-yo's, dolls, and larger items such as wagons and bicycles. Collectors of action figures will love the Star Wars displays, and train buffs are in for a real treat as well. Parents of toddlers will be especially pleased with the large selection of toys suited for little tykes.
The Hip Zipper carries nothing but retro wear. From biker jackets to bell bottoms, you will find everything you need to make a fashion statement. This trendy store also sells dinner jackets, ball gowns and costume jewelry among other items; however, be prepared to do some sleuthing. You must look closely through the many stacks and racks of clothing to find the real treasures. The inventory changes quickly, so check back often.
This gigantic shopping and entertainment facility called Opry Mills combines 200 stores, restaurants and event venues. You can shop the whole day long at specialty and discount vendors such as Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Bass Pro Outdoor World, Zales Diamond Outlet, Old Navy, Off 5th Saks 5th Avenue and Bath & Body Works. Your taste buds are in for a treat too, with a diverse food court and 10 full-service restaurants including Music City Buffet, Rain Forest Café, and Dickey's BBQ. You'll be entertained at every corner with Regal Cinema 20, IMAX Theater and live musical performances daily.
With all the shopping choices Nashville residents and visitors have, how does a shopping mall set itself apart? By offering the stores people want and a few they can't find anywhere else, that's how! Find your favorite fashions at Louis Vuitton, Ann Taylor, Brooks Brothers, Express, Crabtree & Evelyn and more. At Mall At Green Hills, look for specialty items at Pottery Barn and Z Gallerie. A 16-screen cinema offers entertainment options, and dining options like Ruby Tuesday and the Cheesecake Factory nourish hungry shoppers.
Full of unique games, educational toys, with a wide variety of books for all ages, Fairytales Bookstore & More is a whimsical boutique just for children. This independent shop is lovingly run by fairytales enthusiast owner, Tammy Derr. Under her guidance, Fairytales Bookstore & More features weekly events with local children's book writers and artists. Daily story times take place, visit website for details.
Music aficionados, rejoice! Grimey's New & Preloved Music on the 8th Avenue South is a small yet extensive store for vinyl records and CDs. This music store mainly has a collection of underground indie music, though it does have select albums from other music genres. If you think that browsing through a large stack of CDs and records is cumbersome, then think again, as the collections are neatly shelved and categorized to ease your shopping experience. Watch out for the live music events and parties that take place at the shop, which are quite popular among the locals. Grimey's is a perfect place to shop for your favorite works of your favorite artists.
If you're a hockey fan, and if the Nashville Predators are you're team, the Predators Pro Shop is a great place to check out for the latest merchandise, memorabilia and sports gear to support your team. From jerseys, t-shirts, sweatshirts, collectibles and more, all with the Nashville Predators insignia.There is also an on-line store available for purchases. The store has special timings on game days, so visit the website for details.
Country music is native to Nashville and Ernest Tubb Record Shop is safeguarding it. The store was opened by country music legend Ernest Tubb and sells a variety of vinly records as well as CDs featuring tracks from great country music artists. This place is a landmark in Nashville; it is vintage, it is classy and it is highly genuine. Even if you are not a Country music fan, a souvenir from here is a must. If you are a fan of classic Country music this will be your heaven. In addition to CDs and records, they have a huge selection of books hovering over the same theme.
H.G. Hill Urban Market comes as a blessing to those who work around downtown as they can pick up something from here for lunch. Their deli and hot food area comes highly recommended. The store has a convenient layout and is quite spacious. Usually, you are sure to find your hunt with ease but in any case if you struggle just notify their staff and they will assist you with whatever you need. If you are planning to cook something special with meats, be sure to pick your ingredient here.
If chocolate makes your heart beat faster then beware before entering Savannah's Candy Kitchen because you might just get a stroke. The place is filled with candies, chocolates, gummies and lots of other desserts; every where you look there is nothing but chocolate. You can indulge in different kinds of treats here and go back to being a small child, if you are entering the place with a kid get ready for a long bill. But everything is just worth it, at Savannah's Candy Kitchen. Their Pralines are to die for and they come in various flavors like chocolate, white chocolate, caramel and more. Stock up on your candy stash when you leave because their collection is absolutely unique.
For nearly 40 years, this downtown store has offered the hottest urban styles in the city. Setting trends in both casual and tailored fashions, Sam's features designs from Boss, Nautica and other brands. There's something for everyone here, from classic looks in suits and sports coats to running and athletic gear, including a variety of sneakers and tennis shoes. Sports fans will love the extensive selection of jackets and hats with logos from favorite professional sports teams.