Small Business Saturday

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This Nov 24, we want to share Small Business Saturday® with you! It’s a holiday shopping tradition,
backed by American Express, that celebrates unique one-of-a-kind small businesses in Palmer.
And it wouldn’t be a celebration without customers like you joining us.

So mark your calendar for Nov 24th — the Saturday after Thanksgiving — and get ready to Shop Small® with us.
Grab a friend or family member and come by Palmer, AK on the big day.

You can help get the word out and celebrate Small Business Saturday by using #ShopSmall on
Facebook, Instagram, and all your social networks.

Thank you for all your support, and we’ll see you Saturday, Nov 24th!

If you are a participating merchant, please fill out our participation form
so we may advertise your event.  Thank you!

Benders Of Hair will be participating this year, and they are offering hot apple cider, tea, cookies and complimentary hot paraffin wax hand treatments! Join them and warm up from 10 am to 4 pm on your shopping excursion! They are at 324 E. Arctic Ave.

Alder Architecture & Design, a new business in the Annex, will be giving away balloons and serving hot chocolates, treats and more from 10 am until 4 pm. Stop by and see them at 247 S. Alaska St.

The Garden Gate will be open from 9 am until 7 pm. They’ll be offering a special 25% off any one item, a free gift with any $20 purchase and complimentary coffee and cookies. They’re located at the 4-way flashing light on 810 S. Colony Way.

Active Soles will be part of Small Business Saturday with extended hours from 7am to 6pm and some seriously GREAT deals!
7am-8am All shoes will be 30% (excluding oofos and orcas)
50 % off selected items and discounts on Hammer Nutrition, Nathan Hydration, insoles, recovery footwear, and SmartWool base layers!
Plus a chance to draw the 45% or 30% discount card with a purchase of $25 dollars or more.
Stop by and say hi!  642 S. Alaska St. #100

The Musk Ox Farm will be open from 10 am until 5 pm. They are offering 30% off all Musk Ox Farm Qiviut yarns and garments. They’ll also be offering tours of the farm at 11 am and 2 pm. Call (907) 745-4151 to reserve your spot (regular tour rates apply). Stop in the gift shop at the farm and check them out. 12850 E. Archie Road, Palmer.

Palmer Church of the Nazarene is hosting a “7.19” Celebration at the Borough Gym beginning at 6 pm.  There will be live music and fireworks will wrap up the evening.

Poppy Lane Mercantile will have free hot cider as well as bakery and store-wide sales. They’ll also have a “Giving Tree” with gift certificates to Poppy Lane’s local vendors. 10892 E. Palmer-Wasilla Highway, Palmer

Silvertip Design will be offering various sales items throughout the store from 9 am until 5 pm. 421 S. Alaska St., Palmer

Just Botanicals, located inside NonEssentials will be offering free facials from 10 am – 6 pm. You can find them at 728 S. Alaska St., Palmer

Light It Up, at 1150 S. Colony Way, will be having a “30% Off Everything” sale. They’re open from noon until 6 pm.

Stamp Cache Alaska will be open from 10 am – 5 pm and will be offering great sales and product demonstrations. 642 S. Alaska St., Suite 107

Backcountry Bike & Ski will help you warm up with hot coffee, hot chocolate and cookies. They’re offering 15% off all items store-wide – Including bicycles. They’re open from 10 am – 6 pm and are located at 132 S. Arctic Ave., Palmer

The Gallery will open at 8:00 am on November 24. They will be serving fresh coffee and blueberry muffins. They have Christmas and MORE CHRISTMAS for sale in the Christmas shop. They also carry a variety of prints, glicees and originals – all on sale at 20% off. Their gifts are unique and very affordable. Stop by and register for a free drawing which will be held at 4:00 pm. 1150 S. Colony Way #18, Palmer

Peak Boutique will be open 10 am – 6 pm. They’ll be giving free gift bags and coupons to the first 25 customers. They’re also having drawings and giveaways throughout the day. They’ll be introducing an exciting new loyalty punch card for Annie Sloan Chalk Paint on Small Business Saturday with double punches for that day. 840 S. Colony Way

Signed with Sass will have a booth inside Poppy Lane on 10892 E. Palmer-Wasilla Highway from 10 am – 6 pm. They are offering 15% off furniture and home decor. They’ll also have screen printed towels at buy 3 get 1 free.

Cobb Street Market will have a 25% off store-wide sale from 7 am until 11 am. They’ll also be providing breakfast treats, beverages and door prize drawings. 625 S. Cobb St.

My Matanuska Marketplace will be in the Palmer Depot from 8:30 am unitl 5:30 pm. Their event is called, “The 2nd Annual Buckle Up Buttercup.” It’s a shopping event with over 30+ Alaskan small businesses featured. There will be hot coffee, sweet treats, local arts & crafts and gift bag giveaways. The Depot is at 610 S. Valley Way

Come to see the only “Bishop’s Orb” on public display at Renegade Steam located at 824 S. Colony Way on Small Business Saturday and we will be giving 20% off any 1 item purchase from a unique collection of gifts and our emporium of curiosities. . . what is that? You’ll just have to stop in and see it for yourself! Oh and there will be more than that going on as soon as we can sort out the details – so follow us, message us or stop in, just keep in touch for the latest. . . What is the “Bishop’s Orb”? It’s an orb, of course

Make It A Garden would like you to visit their Facebook page to learn about their products and business. Visit them at

Hitchcock Piano Studio would like to invite you to their open house on November 24th from 10 am – 4 pm. Visit the studio library and pick up a Christmas gift certificate for 3 free adult piano lessons. 950 W. Edinborough Dr.

Klondike Mikes is offering a winter warm-up special from 11 am – 5 pm. Get a free hot drink with your lunch or dinner purchase.  Buy one, get one half off on appetizers all day. 820 S. Colony Way

Turkey Red will be open from 7 am until 9 pm. They are offering 10% off all baked goods on Small Business Saturday. 550 S. Alaska St., Suite 100

The retail boutique @Refine 49 will be open to customers on Small Business Saturday from 12:30 pm-6 pm. Come by and find unique gifts for the lovely ladies in your life!  Buy 2 items, get 5% off.  Buy 3 items, get 10% off.  Buy 4+ items, get 15% off.  Free gift wrapping.  Gift certificates available, get a $20 gift certificate with your purchase of $100.  Come by and make a wish list to keep on file, and you’ll be entered to win a $100 gift certificate toward retail items!  439 W Elmwood Ave. #2

Whimsy Gift Shop will be open from 7 am – 8 pm. Grab your own discount at the door (first 250 people). Once the discount cards are gone, store-wide sales will continue. We will also have a complimentary chocolate fountain and and hot beverages. 642 S. Alaska St., Suite 104

Downtown Palmer Deli won’t be running any specials or discounts. We won’t be doing a new product to get attention. We will be busy enough. So we want to help YOU!  Every year on Small Business Saturday we give away free cookies to people who bring us receipts from small businesses dated that day. Encourages people to shop from lots of small businesses (more receipts means more cookies, and more cookies means more happiness), and helps people refuel so they can go out and shop more. Sounds like a win-win to us.  visit us at 550 S. Alaska St., Suite 105

NonEssentials will be hosting new businesses including Just Botanicals, Aethereal Coffee and JoAnne Noyles! Lots of new products, lots of fun! 728 S. Alaska St.

Paradise Tanning will be having a HUGE sale on Small Business Saturday. Our first 5 customers will receive 50% off, We will also be having a discount tree will a variety of % off stickers. Make a purchase over $50 and get entered to win a bottle of lotion, 15% off selected apparel and much more.  We look forward to seeing all of our favorite small business supporters. 550 S. Alaska St., #109

Humdinger’s Gourmet Pizza Co. will be open from 11am – 9 pm. They have amazing appetizers, salads, desserts and of course pizza.  173 S. Valley Way

The UPS Store 3548 will be open from 10-5 and will have hot cider and yummy cookies out for you! Come see us!  1150 S. Colony Way, Suite 3

Wood & Wire Guitars & Music will be open from 11 am – 5 pm. They are offering 10% off select guitars and 15% off repairs and accessories. The perfect gift for a music lover. They are located at 101 W. Arctic Ave, Suite 7