Small Business Saturday is on Nov. 24 this year, two days after Thanksgiving. It is a day for everyone to support the small businesses their community thrives on.
This year, New Tampa Patch is putting together a list of local Small Business Saturday deals. If you are a small business owner, leave your deal in the comments section below, and it will be added to the list.
American Express founded the day in 2010 to help small businesses get exposure during the holiday season, when they might be otherwise overlooked. With retailers buzzing around the holidays, it is great to support local small businesses that rely on neighbors like us in order to thrive.
Last year, 100 million people nationwide participated in Small Business Saturday by shopping at locally owned stores to help boost the economy and their communities.
You can also “like” Small Business Saturday on Facebook by visiting www.facebook.com/shopsmall.
In New Tampa, some local businesses are offering promotions.
- "PartyScene is offering 20% of your Holiday Party Supply purchase including Christmas and Hannukah tableware, decorations, pinatas, favors, costumes (angel, elf & Santa) accessories and giftwrap," the business wrote us in an email.
Don't forget to add your deals in the comments so we can add it to the list.