Within Tellico Village’s borders a wide-range of services and shopping are conveniently available to residents. Local grocery shopping is done at the community Food Lion, prescriptions and over-the-counter-drugs are purchased at the Village’s independent pharmacy, Preferred Pharmacy, and Sloan’s Hardware functions as a full-service hardware store with everything from building supplies to landscape materials to light bulbs and more. Two banks – BB&T and United Community – have branches in the center of the Village and a Marathon gas station is also located at Village Square. Not all retirement communities in Tennessee have the breadth of local shopping enjoyed by Tellico Village residents.
In nearby Lenoir City, Maryville and Madisonville an array of retailers and specialty shops can be found with recognizable retail brands Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Kroger, Food City and Ingles having stores in many of these neighboring towns.
The majority of Villagers shop at Turkey Creek , Knoxville’s premier shopping, dining and entertainment location. It stretches for two miles along Parkside Drive. Turkey Creek is home to major retailers, local and chain restaurants and features an 18 screen Regal Cinema theater complex. Banking, medical and other professional services are also available. From the center of Tellico Village, Turkey Creek is a 30 minute drive.
West Town Mall
Closer to downtown Knoxville is West Town Mall, the area’s largest enclosed mall with countless shops including Belk, Dillard’s and others. West Town is a magnet for anyone looking to shop, dine or enjoy a movie. The mall is right off I-75/I-40 and is between 35 and 40 minutes from the Village.
In less than one square mile, Downtown Knoxville has something for everyone. Dining, shopping, world-class theaters, museums, parks, public art and more. More than 70 restaurants cater to every taste, and unique shops ensure a memorable day in Downtown Knoxville. Explore Downtown Knoxville by foot or hop a ride on a free trolley during your visit. It is only 45 minutes from Tellico Village.