At Time Flies Country Store....step back in time to an old fashioned country store where you can find a selection of unique North Carolina and US made unique gift items, with a focus on Mount Holly Artisans.  We have one of the best selections of educational toys in the area, providing a fun learning experience for children of all ages!  Summer is here and we're getting new merchandise every day...we have one of the areas largest Melissa and Doug Toy selections and many other new gift items!  50% off sale in August on Melissa and Doug Toys too!!!

Unique Kitchen Tools and Food

We have large selection of Lodge cast iron items and a wide variety of unique food products from North and South Carolina.  Ever heard of Chocolate Balsamic Vinegar?

Educational Toys

Time Flies Country Store educational toys by Melissa and Doug are some of the most sought after educational toys in the country.  We carry a large selection Think Fun Games, Raggedy Ann & Andy, Puzzles and more! Help to stimulate exploration, learning and provide fun for the family! 

Old Fashioned Drinks, Candy and Fudge

Remember drinking your favorite soda out of a glass bottle, eating fudge or rock candy?  We have a large selection and invite you to come and find your favorites!

Ashe County Cheese

Local cheese and other North/South Carolina food products to enjoy!  Ashe County Cheese is a favorite of our customers and we go pick it up right from the cheese factory!

Customer of the month


Please meet Kathy and Bryan Ford who were our first customers when we opened our doors in September 2011!  They love our ice cream!!!


Come experience a truly unique way of shopping and enjoy an old-fashioned, relaxing  experience!  It's a step back in time, with no traffic or long drive to deal with!  Come visit our quaint little town today!


can't get to Store - Call and We'll hold item for you!

Unable to visit us and need a unique gift....If you ever see something you like on our website....just give us a call and we can set the item aside for you.  We take all major credit cards.  Call 704-601-7131  


TUES., WED., THURS: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

FRIDAY: 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

SATURDAY:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


White Mountain Puzzles

Specializing in American History, Holidays and Pop Culture.  Many to choose from!  Floor Puzzles too!

Time flies country store