Linden, Tennessee

Welcome to scenic Linden, Tennessee.

The town, with a population of about 1,000, offers big experiences when it comes to dining and shopping downtown. You’ll also find arts and entertainment when you visit the area. 

The downtown area has a variety of options for delightful meals. Sweet and spicy aromas welcome you at Smoke n’ Willies BBQ, where you’ll be tempted by the succulent items on the menu, including pulled pork and sliced brisket. The menu also features lasagna, but that’s not the typical pasta dish – it’s sweet and covered with chocolate. Try chocolate or strawberry lasagna for dessert. 

For delicious sandwiches, coffee and cupcakes, stop by Mayberry’s Deli and Café. The café also offers refreshing and tasty shaved ice.

The Commodore Music Café invites you for a memorable and pleasant time, friendly service, locally sourced food and live music. The Video Corner is another option for an appetizing meal. 

When you’re ready for shopping, stroll the area and browse the shops. Find beautiful and comfortable outfits at Sparkey and Ringo’s, where the shelves are filled with clothing and accessories. Miss Mary Pauline's Antiques, Gifts and Apparel has women’s and children’s apparel. As you stroll downtown, appreciate street art, as walls in the area display several murals. 

Buffalo River Artisans Cooperative invites you to connect with local artists and craftspeople and to see art exhibits at the gallery. The organization brings arts to the community and helps local artists thrive and reach the full potential of their talents. By purchasing artwork at the store, you will help encourage and support local artists as well. 

Linden’s downtown hosts a variety of festivities. One of the events is the Blooming Arts Festival. More than 150 artists participate in the two-day event, which attracts nearly 10,000 visitors. The wide sidewalks, retro lamp posts and beautiful architecture serve as a perfect backdrop for showcasing arts and crafts.

Music on Main Street concert series brings music and entertainment on summer weekends. 

The area also hosts Halloween festivities and a Christmas parade.

Downtown Tennessee Program by Experience Tennessee

Eat, Drink, Shop, and Stay in Downtown Linden, Tennessee

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