Tomorrow marks the eighth annual Small Business Saturday – a day dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. To celebrate, check out some of the following Chamber members that are hosting events and special promotions Nov. 25!

  • Fireside Coffee Co. 3239 Elms Road, Swartz Creek 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Small Business Saturday shoppers will be privy to special sales and promotions, and will be entered into a Holiday Coffee Bundle giveaway! Additionally, the first 10 shoppers will receive a free “Shop Small” tote bag.  
  • Flint Handmade’s 11th Annual Holiday Craft Market Flint Masonic Temple, 755 S. Saginaw St., Flint 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This craft fairs brings together more than 40 local crafters and artisans with a large variety of unique, modern handmade items such as hand-poured candles, natural bath and beauty products, plush toys and much more.  
  • Peerless Mattress Co. 4215 Miller Rd, Flint 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Take advantage of discounts of up to 10 percent throughout the day.  
  • Redwood Restaurants Multiple locations Redwood Steakhouse & Brewery, 501 Bar & Grill and Elwood's Restaurant & Pub are kicking off a special holiday promotion. Snag a $30 gift card for $25, $60 gift card for $50 and $120 gift card for $100.  
  • Southfield Gold & Diamonds 3201 S. Dort Hwy, Flint 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This local jewelry store will be offering specials throughout the day, including 40 to 50 percent off estate silver and 20 to 25 percent off gold estate jewelry.  
  • >Wears Like New 4362 Miller Road, Flint 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Spin the wheel to receive up to 50 percent off general merchandise on Saturday and Sunday. Additionally, clearance items will be priced half off all weekend.  
  • Word of Life Christian Church 460 West Atherton Road, Flint Noon to 4 p.m. More than 75 local shops and vendors will be present at this Small Business Saturday event, featuring cash giveaways, food, live music and more.

Remember, it doesn’t have to be Small Business Saturday to shop small or to support local businesses. Genesee County is home to hundreds of businesses that sell products, services and gift certificates that would make great gifts year-round. To browse or search for local stores, check out the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce's member directory . 

Additionally, if you’re stumped by what to get for a friend or family member this season, check out our Holiday Shopper service for a list of gift ideas available through local Chamber members. Click here for details.

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