Small Business Saturday

Head to Downtown Morgantown and Find Something for Everyone on Your List!

While many look forward to the delicious Thanksgiving dinner feast, some look forward to the shopping that comes after! Whether or not you participate in Black Friday shopping, you should join in on the fun and shop local on Small Business Saturday–and we have just the place for you to do just that!

Head to Main Street Morgantown in Greater Morgantown on Saturday, November 30 from 10:00am to 4:00pm to promote the unique, local shops. You don’t have to worry about parking, either! Starting November 27 at 6pm until December 1 at 6am, Downtown Morgantown is offering free parking compliments of the merchants.

Individuals can browse through local boutiques for some of the best West Virginia and West Virginia University themed gifts, jewelry, clothing, décor, and more!

Enjoy shopping with friends and family for the holiday season at local retailers, all the while exploring Downtown Morgantown. Then, be sure to stop by Arts Monongahela from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on High Street for fun giveaways that equal up to $500 in prizes and to snap your children’s pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Claus, and shop from local artists and artisans stationed in the gallery.

You can also participate in the Wreath Decorating Contest. Pick up your ballots at Arts Monongahela from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and drop off your completed ballot at Arts Monongahela on Saturday by 4:00 p.m. or you can drop off to Tanner’s Alley Leather Design Studio or Monongalia Arts Center (MAC) by 4:00 p.m. Saturday, December 10. (The contest runs from November 30 thru December 10. )

Be sure to bring the family to the historic Metropolitan Theatre for a free showing of The Grinch this Small Business Saturday to really get in the holiday spirit! Movie snacks and beverage essentials will be for sale on site.

Also, head to the Old Stone House Gift Shop for extended hours on Black Friday from 11:00am to 7:00pm and on Small Business Saturday from 10:00am to 5:00pm. It’s filled with a wide array of holiday gifts and decorations, for all of your family and friends (and maybe even a little something for yourself)!

Also, don’t forget to check out our shopping and dining Mountaineer Deals while you’re out in Downtown Morgantown! Check out these Small Business Saturday exclusive offers from our Deals Partners:

  • Coni and Franc: Celebrate Coni and Franc’s 37th Anniversary with them this Small Business Saturday! Enjoy 50% off select shoes, 40% select wedding gowns, and 40% off select Mother of the Bride and Groom attire.
  • The Cupcakerie: Enjoy a BOGO regular sized cupcake discount, and purchase a holiday gift certificate and Cupcakerie mug that will be on sale. A little something sweet to spread holiday cheer!
  • Hoot and Howl: Two artisans will be selling their products in the shop, which includes Copper Talon Jewelry and Appalachian Alchemy. Specials will be available throughout the store and the first ten guests who make purchases worth $75 or more will receive a goodie bag logo tote. Plus, shop and sip on free coffee and tea samples!
  • Mountain People’s Co-Op: Find natural and organic meats, produce, and treats you’ve been craving for at this local market. Enjoy 15% off the entire store, which excludes local art and personal care items for sale! The discount cannot be used at the Venerable Bean Bakery located within, but the aroma coming from the freshly brewed coffee and hot baked goods will make you crave shopping fuel so much, it won’t matter!
  • Pathfinder: All of the outdoor apparel your friend or family member could ever wish for will be on sale for “buy one, get one half off” from Wednesday, Nov. 27-Monday, Dec. 2. Stock up and stay warm this season!
  • Pinocchio’s Books and Toys: Use their Mountaineer Deal coupon upon checkout, which features 20% off any one item. Find toys, games, books, and more for every kiddo on your holiday gift list!
  • Poppy and Daisy: Spend $25 on Korean skincare goodies and receive a $5 gift card! The perfect pampering gift for a friend and a little something for yourself in return.
  • River Fair Trade: Find gifts with stories behind them at this local fair-trade shop. Spend $50 or more and you will be automatically entered to win a $100 gift card. Did someone say shopping spree?!
  • UniversiTEES: Score Mountaineer gear your sports fans will wear all season long. Use their Mountaineer Deal coupon upon checkout and receive a 15% discount on any regular priced item!

Plus, check out our many other Mountaineer Deals retail partners just a short drive away, this Small Business Saturday!

  • Elegant Alley Cat: This specialty shop will have an Alex and Ani promotion taking place with 30% full-priced merchandise. Some exclusions will apply. Stock up on your favorite jewels and more items your loved ones will treasure!
  • Exotic Jungle: Find everything your pet has on its wishlist this year at this local shop! Save on a variety of brands and necessities with their special Small Business Saturday discounts. Visit them to find out what’s been marked down!
  • McFly Outdoors: Bring in an advertisement for a product sold in this “outdoor essentials” store, and, if the advertiser’s price is lower than McFly’s, they will match the price! Plus, purchase $100 in gift cards and you will receive $100 in savings this holiday season.
  • Morgantown Running: Experience Mountaineer Country’s country roads by foot with all the right gear. This Small Business Saturday, get 40-65% off all running shoes in the latest styles.
  • The Cutting Room Boutique: Shop unique fashions at this upscale boutique located within The Seneca Center! Use their Mountaineer Deal coupon upon checkout and receive $10 off a $100 purchase of regular-priced items
  • The Tea Shoppe: Stay warm this holiday season with a fresh cup of tea from The Tea Shoppe! This Small Business Saturday, buy three ounces of tea and get your fourth ounce free. Plus, receive 20% off select retail! Before heading into the shop, snag a free sample of their latest brew at the Tea Bar in the Seneca Center hallway.
  • Whippoorwill Woods and Waters: This artisan studio will feature a variety of sales on beautiful jewelry and specialty item creations, giveaways for free classes, refreshments, and more! Be sure to check out their Mountaineer Deal and save on their store brand items too!
  • WVU Hospitals: Friends Gift Shop: Find all things “gold and blue” at this local retail partner’s shop, which is located within WVU Medicine’s J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital. Use your Mountaineer Deals coupon and save 25% on your purchase.

Stay up-to-date on all your holiday shopping and follow Main Street Morgantown on Twitter and Facebook.

Share with us your great Small Business Saturday finds with us by using #VisitMountaineerCountry for a chance to be featured on our social pages!

Happy Shopping!

 



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