Shop Small, Shop Local.
Shopping Small is a BIG DEAL. Here in Galena Country, we are celebrating independent businesses county-wide, all weekend long. On Fri., Nov. 23, businesses will be featuring Friday Night Lights with extended shopping hours and gourmet hot cocoa to keep you cozy while you snag some deals! Continue to revel in the unique finds and delicious eats as you gear up for the holidays with our ‘Lighting of the Christmas Tree’ on #SmallBusinessSaturday.
Nov. 23-Friday Night Lights
After settling in, stop in our Welcome Center on 123 N Commerce St. for a complete list of businesses that are open late and offering special deals in honor of #ShopSmallGalenaCountry. While you are sipping your delicious (and free) hot cocoa at the Welcome Center, take a look at very impressive Grant memorabilia on display. After all, it is the largest display of Grant memorabilia… in the world!
Shop Small Specials
Carlotta’s Studio – Special deals all weekend long. Stop in and sign a Christmas card to be send to the soldiers overseas.
Cajun Jack’s – A bowl of jambalaya for $5.
Embe – Sweet Tooth Small Business Saturday! With purchase of any drink and a full-size sandwich or salad, receive a free Bread Pudding!
Ethyl’s – Open late and will have deals all weekend long.
Fan Zone – 20% of all profits will be donated to the Galena ARC.
From Head to Toe – An extra 10% off our clearance and specials all weekend!
Gabby’s Gifts – 20% off your entire purchase on Friday and Saturday.
Galena Cellars Winery – Friday Night: Warmed apple, caramel and mulled wine for $6/glass, Saturday: 2 for 1 tastings.
Honest John’s Emporium – Free gift with purchase over $70.
Honest John’s Trading Post – Enter a drawing on small business Saturday for a $100.00 gift certificate that is redeemable at any of our five locations.
Massbach Ridge Winery – 5% off a three bottle purchase or more, all weekend long!
New Earth Animals – 10% off storewide on Small Business Saturday and will also have giveaways all day.
Poopsie’s – Spend $75+, get a $15 gift card, spend $125+, get a $30 gift card, spend $200+, get a $60 gift card. One gift card per customer per day, gift card valid on a future purchase.
River Bend Gallery – Personalized Custom Ornaments for the holidays!
Sinchiladas Trading Co. – Spend $20 and get a Large Pashmina cashmere scarf for just $20! Reg. Price $40.
Wild Birds Unlimited of Galena – Friday: Free tote-bag and 25% off of everything you can fit in it. Saturday: 20% Off all holiday merchandise.
Other stores participating in #ShopSmallGalenaCountry: Wooden Wardrobe, Common Cents Resale, Dittmar Farms Orchard Station, E-town, Jane Marie Boutique, Barkau Automotive, Beautifully Berkely’s Bouquets & Home, Fritz Nursery, Glad Rags Boutique, Marie’s Wood Carving, Savvy Scavengers, Stella’s Cafe & Catering, Stockton Heritage Museum, Stockton Bowling Lanes, Sweet Alice’s, Woodbine Bend.
Nov. 24-Small Business Saturday
Make time for the holiday parade, to welcome ‘Santa’ as he rides through town. After the parade, stop back at the Welcome Center for our annual ‘Lighting of the Tree’ to help kick off the holiday season!
Enjoy local specials, late hours and endless memories as you make your way through Galena Country shops and eateries. Not only are small businesses vital to the national economy, they also benefit the communities in which they operate, both economically and socially. Everything from retail to dining, distilleries, spas and family-owned lodging, we pride ourselves in only the best independent businesses. When you purchase ‘small’, you can feel great knowing that the money you spend directly impacts the community. From all of us in Galena Country, thank you for being here and thank you for shopping small.