SQUAD CAR TOURS (Click Here to View Site)
Mount Airy's famous Mayberry Squad Car Tours. This is an exciting tour of our historic town and all it's famous Mayberry landmarks. We'll start you off at the famous Wally's Fillin Station, then take a ride down main street and check out all the sites like the Blue Bird Diner, Floyds Barber shop, Snappy Lunch and then we'll swing by Andy's original homeplace.
This and much more can be seen while taking a trip through the past. If you're a true Andy Griffith fan then this tour is a must. Where else will you ever get the chance to ride in a Mayberry squad car. This is an experience you'll never forget!
LORETTA STEWART - PARKERSBURG, WV
Her artwork is done with ink stippling (pin dots of ink) to create the image & shadowing. These prints are copies of the original art. Some of the originals could take 200 plus hours to complete. She has a vast amount of different prints, landscapes, characters of "The Andy Griffith Show", "The Lucy Show", Wally's Service Station, etc. She has them in 5" X 7", 8" X 10", 11" X 22", note cards & tee-shirts.
GEORGE MURRAY (Click Here to View Site)
MURRAY ART STUDIO - LELAND, NC
He is a renowned artist of black & white prints from the original art. He does a lot of different characters from different TV shows including "The Andy Griffith" show. He also does commission work for people.
MOUNT AIRY VISITORS' CENTER (Click Here to View Site)
Step back to a simpler time when you visit Mount Airy. Actor Andy Griffith grew up here, and it's no coincidence that a stroll down Mount Airy's Main Street reminds people of the town of Mayberry from The Andy Griffith Show. Mount Airy, Pilot Mountain, Dobson and Elkin the Communities of Surry County offers something for everyone. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy riding down the breathtaking Blue Ridge Parkway, hiking at Pilot Mountain State Park, or canoeing on the Yadkin River. Bluegrass and traditional music lovers can take in a jam session or live radio show every Saturday morning in Downtown Mount Airy. History buffs can delve in to the area's colorful past at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History and by visiting the county's myriad of historic sites. Taste fine wines and tour the grounds of Old North State Winery located on Main Street in Mount Airy, North Carolina. Mount Airy is also located in the Yadkin Valley Wine Region home to over 24 Wineries.
MOUNTAIN COLLECTIBLES (Click Here to View Site)
GREG & SHEREE RUSSO - ARARAT, VA
There are a large collection of tin signs, lunch pails, wind chimes, thermometers, and a variety of other unique and collectibles items.
MEMORIES OF MAYBERRY & MAYBERRY MOMMA'S (Click Here to View Site)
JEWELL KUTZER (AUTHOR) - ST. AUGUSTINE, FL.
Jewell has written the two books with "Mayberry" theme in mind since she is a native of Mount Airy, NC and is the Granddaughter of the judge of Mount Airy when Andy Griffith was a lad.
THE SURRY ARTS COUNCIL (Click Here to View Site)
The Surry Arts Council provides opportunities for everyone in our community to have high-quality experiences in performing and visual arts, while ensuring continuity through financially responsible leadership.