• on town streets,
  • at the two level parking deck off Wallingford Street (just west of the town park),
  • the parking deck at the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (corner of Main and Chestnut Street — a mere block from SouthMarke) and
  • at Blowing Rock School during non-school hours (intersection of Morris Street and Morris Street — a street that makes a right angle turn; just 1 1/2 blocks from SouthMarke).

There is no public or customer parking available anywhere on SouthMarke property with the exception of a 10 minute maximum, pick up and drop off space for stores in SouthMarke only. This space is monitored and under video surveillance. It is not intended for prolonged shopping either in SouthMarke or other venues on Main Street.


Year Round Stores Hours

High Season Schedule April 1st through October 31st

April 1 – April 30:
  • Monday – Wednesday 10 am to 5 pm;
  • Thursday – Saturday 10 am to 6 pm;
  • Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.
May 1 through October 31:
  • Monday – Saturday 10 am to 6 pm;
  • Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Theses are minimum hours. Individual stores may elect to remain open longer. Please contact them or visit their website for their actual operating hours.

Post Season/End of Year Schedule

November 1 through December 31:
  • Monday – Thursday 10 am to 5 pm;
  • Friday & Saturday 10 am to 6 pm;
  • Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Holiday schedules may vary with individual stores. We suggest you contact individual stores regarding whether their schedule includes extended hours.

Winter and Spring Schedule January 2nd through March 31st

  • Monday – Thursday 11 am to 5 pm;
  • Friday & Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm;
  • Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm. See January through March mid week closings below.
  • January through March — some of SouthMarke’s stores are closed Tuesday and Wednesdays. Obviously, this time of year, days and hours are weather permitting. Monkee’s of Blowing Rock is open 7 days a week as is Serves You Right! (though Serves You Right! is open 1:00 pm to 5 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.) We suggest you contact individual businesses (see their information here) regarding their schedule.

Seasonal Pavilion Hours

May 1 – October 31 Schedule
  • Monday – Saturday 11 am to 5 pm;
  • Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Pavilion businesses have the option of closing two days a week in May and September and one day a week the remaining months of the season. Their schedules will be posted on their doors or you can call individual businesses for their respective hours and days. We suggest you contact individual stores for Holiday schedules – see their information here.