Austin To Show Its Love for Small Businesses on Nov 25:
Bastrop Chamber of Commerce Kicks Off Eighth Annual Small Business Saturday®
Who doesn’t love shopping all while supporting small business!
In 2010, American Express created Small Business Saturday in response to small business owners’ most pressing need: getting more customers during the busy holiday shopping season.
Celebrated on the Saturday after Thanksgiving each year, Small Business Saturday helps shine a light on the small, independent businesses that keep our communities thriving.
This year Small Business Saturday is on November 25. Even more consumers and communities like Austin are coming together to support all types of small businesses (from retail shops and restaurants to fitness studios and record stores) on Small Business Saturday and throughout the year.
WHERE: Wassail Fest in historic downtown Bastrop
WHEN: Saturday, November 25, 2017, from 11 AM to 4 PM
· Stroll through historic downtown Bastrop and take in the sights and sounds of Wassail Fest. Sample the highly regarded Wassail recipes of local merchants and restaurants and don’t forget to cast your vote for people’s choice, as businesses vie for the Wassail Fest trophy.
· Shop day-only discounts and pop up shops at ARO from 10 AM to 7 PM on Small Business Saturday. Also be sure to enter your name in the raffle to win great prizes!
· Perfect your shopping skills with the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s “The Art of Shopping Small, Seek the Unique” event. Join the fun to win some prizes and vote for your favorite small business.