New River


The Village




Now open six days a week! 


​at the Merc

Brunch at the Merc will be serving southern comfort, scratch-made fare for breakfast and lunch with house-roasted, Open Road Roastery, coffee. Located at the former Blue Door Cafe in the Draper Village.

As a historic site and long-standing local tradition, the Draper Mercantile has been at the heart of the community for over 125 years. ​

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Spend the weekend with us and stay at one of our many vacation homes on the New River, Claytor Lake, and New River Trail. 

Draper Village

Shop unique gifts and unusual finds in our Village Shoppes and the Junction. Find local art, literature, jewelry, children's, decor and more.