One of the entertainment hubs at Smith Mountain Lake is Bridgewater Plaza and very convenient from the Bedford or Franklin County side of the lake. And it’s only 15 minutes away from Mariners Landing! Whether it’s shopping, dining, playing games, listening to music or painting your own pottery, it’s all there at Bridgewater Plaza.
Bridgewater Sportswear – SML’s favorite resort wear and lifestyle clothing store. They carry items for the entire family and have custom SML t-shirts, sweatshirts and hats that are unmatched.
Gifts Ahoy – brings you a wonderful array of gifts ranging from Vera Bradley handbags and accessories, Spartina 449, sandals by Yellowbox, Bernie Mev and Turvis Tumblers. They also have gourmet foods like homemade fudge, truffles and chocolates by Sweet Shop and gift items such as Woodwick Candles, personal care items from Thymes, Crabtree & Evelyn, and Naked Bee. They are a Simply Noelle boutique and offer other apparel lines such as Simply Southern and LakeGirl.
The Little Gallery – features more than 200 internationally, nationally and locally know artists. In addition to fine art, the gallery sells handmade pottery, jewelry, fine art prints and blown glass in a wide range of sizes and prices. As a member of ASID, they offer art consultation for residential through experienced staff and commercial through the gallery’s corporate program.
Smith Mountain Wake Company – their mission is to promote safe and healthy family lifestyles through water sports recreation. Smith Mountain Wake Company was created to satisfy a craving for competitively priced water sporting equipment, apparel and accessories.
Glazed Bisque-It – offers over 300 different ceramic pieces to choose from to create your own ceramic masterpiece. Adults, teens and children of all ages are welcome and there’s no experience required! They provide everything: stamps, stencils, sponges, idea books, a little coaching and a lot of encouragement. You can drop in anytime or schedule a painting party.
Fun-N-Games Arcade – the arcade has been an entertainment destination since 1992. They have 60 games that range from nostalgic, classic video games to the newest and most exciting, high-tech redemption games.
Harbortown Miniature Golf – an 18-hole miniature golf course perched high above Bridgewater Plaza. It is actually built right on top of the boat docks, providing breathtaking view of picturesque Smith Mountain Lake.
Lucky Duck Entertainment Center – try your hand and win someone special a prize at one of the carnival style games, test yourself on the climbing wall, or flip your way to fun on the exciting bungee trampoline. The signature “Lucky Duck” game is a winner every time game that the little ones love.
Ice Cream Cottage – enjoy your favorite Hershey’s ice cream on a cone, as a sundae, or in a milkshake. They have hand-dipped ice cream as well as soft-serve ice cream that will hit the spot!
Mango’s Bar & Grill – it’s not just a place to eat or a local pub or even a night club with the best DJ’s and live music…it’s a state of mind! It’s the place to go for good food, good company and good entertainment. Inside and outside dining available.
Moosie’s – a family restaurant and bar with great sandwiches, burgers and salads that overlooks the lake. A great place to go after a day on the water!
Pizza Pub – prides itself on hand spun pizza, subs and classic sandwiches. It also has inside and outside dining that overlooks the lake.
Bridgewater Marina & Boat Rentals – is #1 for Smith Mountain Lake boat rentals! They rent out a new fleet every year where you can choose from a Tritoon, Deck Boat, Ski Boat, Surf Boat or Waverunner.