Businesses encourage customers to shop local for ‘Small Business Saturday’

Small Business Saturday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Small business owners have a place between Black Friday and Cyber Monday–Small Business Saturday.

Created in 2010 by American Express, the day highlights the benefits of shopping and buying local.

In 2015, 95 million consumers shopped small on Small Business Saturday, up 8.2 percent from 2014.

U.S. consumers who were aware of Small Business Saturday spent $16.2 billion at local and independent businesses on the day.

Donelson-area shops are running a giveaway if you visit five stores. Each business has donated great prizes, some valued at more than $100. Click here for operating hours.

Donelson:

  • AromaG’s Botanica 223 Donelson Pike
  • Caney Fork Outdoors 2710 Old Lebanon Road Ste 10
  • Discount Tobacco Shop 2501 Lebanon Pike
  • Donelson Jewelry 2719 Lebanon Pike
  • Donelson Wine and Liquor 2501 Lebanon Pike
  • Homegrown Taproom & Marketplace 2720
  • Old Lebanon Road
  • Jackson Downs Wine and Liquors 3183 Lebanon Pike
  • JVI Secret Gardens 227 Donelson Pike
  • Robin’s Gallery 2607 Lebanon Pike
  • Ruby’s Kitchen 559 Stewarts Ferry Pike
  • Rush Hour Marketing 121 Fairway Drive
  • Seraphim Salon & Spa 2624 Old Lebanon Road
  • Southern Honey Workshop 2628 Old Lebanon Road
  • Studio FX 2306 Lebanon Pike 9a-5p
  • Treasure’s Consignment 2628 Old Lebanon Road
  • Tresses Salon 115 B Graylynn Drive

Hermitage:

  • Basket of Flowers 4211 Lebanon Pike
  • Cook’s Plants 3455 Lebanon Pike
  • Picture This 3883 Lebanon Pike
  • WholeSale Jewelry 4028 Lebanon Pike

Music Valley:

  • Cooter’s Place 2613 B McGavock Pike
  • High Note Liquors 2471 McGavock Pike
  • John A’s Restaurant 2421 Music Valley Drive
  • Mind Body Institute 2416 Music Valley Drive
  • Music Valley Antiques & Marketplace 2416 Music Valley Drive #126
  • Scoreboard Bar and Grill 2408 Music Valley Drive
  • The Nashville Palace 2611 McGavock Pike 11a-2a Village Arts Company 2416 Music Valley Drive
  • Willie Nelson & Friends Museum 2613 A McGavock Pike

Shops in Clarksville’s historic district are featuring specials tailored for local shoppers, including:

  • Horsefeathers Paint and Pottery Studio
  • Hops Java & Juice
  • Couture Crush
  • Mildred & Mables
  • Southern Bliss Boutique
  • The Busy Bee Boutique
  • Bink’s Outfitters
  • Rogate’s Boutique
  • Edward’s Steakhouse
  • The Roxy Regional Theatre
  • Journey’s Eye Studio, LLC
  • Blackhorse Pub & Brewery
  • Customs House Museum

Full information of special events as well as businesses participating in Small Business Saturday can be found here.