Downtown Clayton beckons you…

Clayton, Georgia has it all – surrounded by the lush Smoky Mountains, an ol’ timey Main Street lined with speciality shopping, delicious dining venues, romantic vineyards, and many rustic lodging options! Come walk under the swaying trees of Downtown, breathe in the fresh mountain air and learn about the culture of our unique mountain community.

From Art to Wine, and Professional Services to Pastries…Clayton will meet all of your demands while exceeding all of your expectations!

We would love to show you around our special community. Our local shops feature the best in art, antiques, books, flowers, furniture, gifts, wine and so much more! Our fine restaurants will please even the most discriminating palate. You’ll even find an old fashioned drug store soda fountain! Regardless of what you are looking to discover, you’ll be pleasantly surprised when you come to explore Clayton. Visit the city of Clayton, GA, click here.


Visit Downtown Clayton Georgia

We’re Closer Than You Think!
Only 1.5 hours from Asheville, Greenville, and Atlanta

There’s so much to do in Clayton,
you’ll want to stay a while & keep coming back!

Shop, Dine, Relax. Our Mountains are closer than you think!



Shops of antiques-upscale home décor-gourmet restaurants-fine and fun jewelry-spa products-clothing-baby items-folk art-fine art-all media of art-furniture for your cabin, lake home or contemporary home-a block long hardware store for the men-bookstore and ice cream parlor-upscale women’s clothing-crafts-Christmas shop-service businesses-hair salons-upscale lodging-old time pharmacy and soda shop-outdoor furniture-hunting supplies-florists-hospital and urgent care facility-real estate agencies-bars-western wear-mailing facility-banks-auto dealership-package stores-country cooking restaurants-supermarkets-fast food-deck and patio dining – everything you need for your destination vacation!

And for your adventurous spirit we have kayaking, hiking, zip lining, whitewater rafting, camping and camps and oh, so many things for your vacation, family reunion, Girls’ Weekend Away, business meeting or just to get away! Did you know that Clayton (Rabun County) has three beautiful lakes well known for their second homes? It’s time to check us out….

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Downtown Clayton is shop coming and tons of new products to decorate your home at Butl...

2 days ago  ·  

Two Sisters in Butler Galleries, 74 N. Main, Clayton has been to Market and there are so many new things coming in each day...
Spa robes and products; Pet Candles (to get rid of pet odors!); cheese sacks; garden gloves and watering cans; lots of new pillows; honey; baby items; cloth napkins, mats and tea towels; white dishes; mini graters; garlic peelers; iceless wine cooler;7-in-1 wine stopper; humorous matchbooks...from inexpensive to more...everything you need for your gift giving or, better yet, yourself! Mary and I appreciate your business!
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A hugely successful Clayton Crawl last night - thanks to Jenny Wilson, Carol Reems, Scott Crane and Neal Arnett and so many more along with the restaurants, bands and shops. It sure helps the Clayton merchants as many come back to shop, eat and play! The Crawl is a benefit for the Main Street Farmers Market, Boy Scout Troop 6 and the Clayton Merchants and Business Association's Beautification Fund! ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago  ·  

Clayton Merchants & Business Association
P.O. Box 25
Clayton, Georgia 30525