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The 2021 Lake Martin Christmas Shopping Guide

santa in sleigh

Lake Martin is known for our great outdoors, but did you know that we have some really wonderful Christmas shopping in our area too? We have picked out a little something for everyone here-even that person that is so hard to buy for! Check out some of our own local picks for fabulous Christmas gift ideas!

Local Art

Christmas decorations

Make sure to plan accordingly for the day after Thanksgiving and check out some of the best Christmas shopping at the Holiday Bazaar at Russell Crossroads. You’ll find everything from jewelry, soaps, paintings, pottery, woodwork, lotions, furniture, and much more! We hear Santa will be making a stop that day too! The fun will be happening Friday, November 26th 9am-4pm.

Where to find it:

Russell Crossroads

27 Russell Farms Rd, Alexander City, AL 35010

(256) 397-1019

Anything and Everything YETI

yeti products

Russell Marine has Lake Martin’s largest selection of YETI coolers, drink ware, ramblers and adventure accessories for the whole family.

Where to find it:

Russell Marine Boating & Outdoors

19 Russell Marine Road, Alexander City, AL 35010

256-397-1700

Bad Boy Mowers Maverick Zero-Turn Mower

lawn mower

Head to Russell Do it Center in Alexander City and check out the best mower a homeowner can hope for. Just one in a new line of mowers on display, the Maverick by Bad Boy Mowers will upgrade your lawncare experience.

Where to find it:

Russell Do it Center

1750 AL Hwy 22, Alexander City, AL 35010

256-234-2567

Sound Amplifiers

sound amplifiers

Whether its an old horn from Atwater Kent or an original Model A, they all have an uncommon, amazing sound when your cell phone is inserted into the base – which just so happens to be from an old collection of hat molds. Each one is a conversation piece offering a beautifully unique look but is yet so functional amplifying music or even just a notification of a call or text from your cell phone.

Where to find it:

Off the BEATON Path

21322 US-280, Dadeville, AL 36853

(205) 708-3127

Lake Martin A to Z Children’s Book

lake martin a to z book

Back by popular demand, the book A to Z Lake Martin has been reprinted, and is being sold at Tippy Canoe! Authored by Katie Hines Porterfield, and illustrated by Lila Graves, this cute book is the PERFECT gift for young and old.

Where to find it:

Tippy Canoe

6068 AL-63, Alexander City, AL 35010

256-392-4802

Myra Bags and Game Day Jewelry

purses and jewelry

Myra bags has an exceptional line of quality women’s and men’s travel bags, canvas totes, leather and Hairon bags. These pair great with awesome Game Day jewelry-no matter if you are cheering for Auburn or Alabama.

Where to find it:

Lakeside Mercantile

8246 Co Rd 34, Dadeville, AL 36853

334-850-6357

S’mores Builders

smores builder

The weather is perfect for those nights by the campfire or the fire pit, and what better way to make them better than with everyone’s favorite outdoors treat-S’mores! Tippy Canoe carries a variety of S’mores builder kits including the traditional S’mores builder, animal shapes, and even a S’mores fishing pole.

Where to find it:

Tippy Canoe

6068 AL-63, Alexander City, AL 35010

256-392-4802

Holiday Gift Baskets

Christmas gift basket

Do you have a Christmas party to attend this holiday season? Head on over to Catherine’s Market to grab all your party favor essentials! The Foil Decor serving tray is the perfect way to transport all of your homemade dishes. Throw in some locally sourced snacks and a bottle of wine and your party list is set.

Where to find it:

Catherine’s Market

17 Russell Farms Road, Alexander City, AL 35010

256-215-7070

Seven Angels Bracelet

seven angels bracelet

The Seven Angels bracelet is a design by Ronaldo Jewelry. Handcrafted in the USA, Ronaldo Jewelry is a family-owned, heritage brand founded on the principles of integrity, intention and individuality. Every piece of Ronaldo Jewelry is thoughtfully designed to help tell your story.

Where to find it:

Cloud Nine

26 Main St. Alexander City, AL 35010

256-329-9797

Lake Martin Wood Trays, Coasters, and Cutting Boards

cutting board and trays

Screencraft is a great Lake Martin line that offers different artist renderings of the lake made into wood trays, cutting boards, and coasters.

Where to find it:

Lakeside Mercantile

8246 Co Rd 34, Dadeville, AL 36853

334-850-6357

Cozy Barefoot Dreams Blanket

blanket

Wrap yourself in the irresistible softness of this iconic CozyChic knit-an extra soft and cozy easy-care fabric that won’t shrink, pill, or wrinkle. A celebrity favorite, this blanket is sure to add a dash of simple elegance to anyone’s home décor.

Where to find it:

Cloud Nine

26 Main St. Alexander City, AL 35010

256-329-9797

Locally Made Wine

whippoorwill wine

This local family owned vineyard makes some of the best wines you will ever try-and with the majority of them being made from muscadines, their wines also pack an extra punch of antioxidants, making them even more healthy than most mass produced wines. With 11 wines to choose from, you are sure to find the perfect bottle for the people on your list.

Where to find it:

Whippoorwill Vineyards

4282 Co Rd 31, Notasulga, AL 36866

(334) 257-2711

ABC Select Spirits

3044 Highway 280

(256)-234-3306

Dadeville Bag

dadeville bag

These Dadeville bags are made by a local company-The Clothbag Company. They are made in the USA and a portion of each sale benefits The Dadeville Beautification Board!

Where to find it:

Off the Beaton Path

21322 US-280, Dadeville, AL 36853

(205) 708-3127

And of course, a trip to Lake Martin is always a great gift idea! There are lots of great gift certificates available if you want to have something to put under the tree.

Gift Certificates

woman in kayak

Nothing makes a better gift than memories, so pick up gift certificates to some of our fun adventures like Kayaking with Off The Beaten Path, Fishing with Alex City Guide Service, Ziplining with Screaming Eagle Zipline Adventures, A Boat Tour with Lake Martin Tours, Horseback Riding at The Stables at Russell Crossroads, or Shooting at Lake Martin Machine Gun.

Or if you are looking for a more relaxing experience, you may want to pick up a gift certificate from one of our great Bed and Breakfasts-Mistletoe Bough Bed and Breakfast or Paradise Bed and Breakfast on Lake Martin. These make a great gift for those parents who have everything-or for a couple who needs a get away.

For inspiration on planning your next trip to the area, check out ExploreLakeMartin.com or order your OFFICIAL Lake Martin Visitor’s Guide here.

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