Shop Local on Small Business Saturday

While the shopping malls and big box stores will be packed at the wee hours on Black Friday morning, those looking for a less stressful holiday shopping experience should check out all of the great local options on Small Business Saturday (November 24). From WV-themed mementos to artisan crafts, Southern West Virginia is filled with local shops that have the perfect present for this holiday season.

Shop Local, Buy Local
From Lewisburg’s North House Gift Shop to Mount Lookout’s Gauley River Pottery, every corner of Southern West Virginia has something to offer for Small Business Saturday. Local, one-of-a-kind wares can be found at any of the specialty shops in our area.

Outdoor Gear
Do you have an outdoor enthusiast in your family? Then we have the perfect place for you. The outdoor shops in Southern West Virginia are always stocked with the latest products.

Check out the climbing gear at Water Stone Outdoors or the bike equipment at Arrowhead Bike Farm. For your whitewater gear, be sure to stop by the ACE gear shop – they’ve got everything you’ll need to get on the water! The knowledgeable staff will definitely steer you in the right direction for your gear purchase.

Fine Art and Unique Gifts
If you’re looking to add a new piece of art to your collection, then Southern West Virginia has a number of art galleries that are worth checking out. Be sure to factor in a stop at Tamarack on your Small Business Saturday shopping tour – it’s filled with some of the best art in area!

Antiques and Oddities
For a unique gift with a little bit of history, then you’ve got to stop by one of the many antique stores in Southern West Virginia. From furniture to knick-knacks, browsing our antique stores is a great way to spend your day – you never know what you’ll find!

All that shopping is surely going to make you hungry. So be sure to stop by the unique restaurants and coffee shops in our area for a pick-me-up or sweet treat!

This year, Beckley is hosting a bunch of fun things to keep you busy this Small Business Saturday. From scavenger hunts to a tree lighting ceremony, check out everything going on downtown!