for the creatives

The Loading Dock is an interactive retail spaced designed by Five String Furniture and Fort Houston, bringing a fresh change to the way makers sell their goods. Offering home decor, furniture and art from regional artisans, The Loading Dock is the perfect spot to shop local. 

In addition, The Loading Dock serves Frothy Monkey Coffee and a wide variety of craft beer and snacks.
The space is available for private rentals which includes access to an additional 3000 Sq. Ft .



The Loading Dock offers an intimate space available to booking. Works well for pop-up markets, private events, and anything you can dream up. 

Contact us with information about your up coming event.


We carry many products from local artists and makers in Nashville.
Stop in to see what new things and people we are partnering with. Check out our Partners page and contact us if you are interested to partner with us. 
Each month we have a featured artist, rotating on the
Wedgewood-Houston art crawl first Saturday of the month. 


Most of our furniture in The Loading Dock is display from our partners at 5 String Furniture. They have created furniture for brands across Nashville from Frothy Monkey to Hattie B's.
Everything in TLD is costumizable to fit your furniture needs.