Searching for holiday gifts for your favorite family can be difficult. Whether it’s your neighbors, your relatives or just your favorite group of humans, we’ve got ideas just for you. Find the perfect gift while supporting our Rowan County local businesses this holiday season.

Local Restaurant Gift Certificates: Every family needs to eat! Gift them a gift certificate to their favorite local dining spot for them to enjoy a worry free meal during the holiday season! Need ideas? Find a list of our Rowan County restaurants on our website.


Hot Diggity Dog: There’s no better way to score with a family than by spoiling their pooch. Visit Hot Diggity Dog in Gold Hill to find unique treats and toys that will bring joy to the entire family, especially their furriest member.


Patterson Farm: Patterson Farm has gift options galore this holiday season. From gift baskets and locally made jellies, to seasonal items and poinsettias, Patterson Farm’s market can help you spoil your favorite family. Better yet, grab a gift card for them to make their own selections at the market or to use for individual events next season. If you really want to give them the gift of fun, purchase a season pass for Patterson Farm's 2021 season (April-October) on their website.


Tiger World: Give your favorite family the gift of the wild with Boo Bucks to Tiger World! Their Book Bucks gift certificates are available in $20 increments. They can be used for zoo admission, gift shop items and animal encounters. Plus, they never expire! Visit their website to purchase Boo Bucks.


Puzzles: Puzzles made a comeback during quarantine! What better way to challenge the family on a chilly winter night than with a puzzle. Critters Cards & Gifts in Downtown Salisbury can help you select a puzzle for all skill levels.


We’re certain you can find the perfect gift for everyone on your list from one of our Rowan County original businesses and attractions. If you need more ideas, check out all of our Rowan County shopping destinations on our website. Looking for gifts for him, for the kids or for families? Check out the other gift guides on our blog.

Happy shopping and happy holidays from all of us in Rowan County!