Opie’s Candy Store is located on North Main Street in downtown Mount Airy, NC, the hometown of Andy Griffith and the inspiration for Mayberry on the classic sitcom, “The Andy Griffith Show.”

Opie’s specializes in “Olde-Tyme” goodies you knew as a kid like Mary Janes, Maple Nut Goodies, and Double Dip Peanuts.  Young and old alike come into Opie’s Candy Store from all over the country and other parts of the world for the friendly folks and down home sweet treats.


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A Timeless Piece from Behind the scenes of The Andy Griffith Show.


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Ever heard of Mount Airy? It was the home of Andy Griffith that inspired the fictional town of Mayberry.

Filmmaker Bill Hayes explores the real characters that make up his hometown and the challenges it faces moving forward. Watch the documentary on Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 8 p.m.

That night we'll be giving away a sock drawer makeover from North Carolina's own Farm To Feet! All you have to do is comment below for a chance to receive 10 pairs of 100% American socks to keep you warm all winter. We'll announce the winner live that night!

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Downtown Mount Airy
The coolest thing happening in Mount Airy right now. Check out Brad Spencer installing the sculptures on The Whittling Wall in #downtownmountairy! 😍❤️🙌💃#whittlingwall #downtownrevitalization #publicart #bradspencer