Small Business Saturday, observed on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, serves as a reminder to prioritize local businesses during the holiday season. Initiated by American Express in 2010, this day has grown into a nationwide movement, encouraging consumers to shop small and support their communities.
Explore Danville’s Small Businesses:
- Quaint boutiques: Danville is dotted with charming boutiques offering unique clothing, accessories, home décor, and more. These locally owned shops provide a personalized shopping experience with curated selections.
- Handmade gifts and art: Shop for hand-crafted items and artwork at one of Danville’s art focused shops like Maple Tree Gallery or the new Fern gift shop at the Art Center of the Bluegrass.
- Food and beverages: From decadent treats to locally distilled bourbon there is something for every pallet. You can pick up a freshly roasted bag of coffee at Dry Stack or choose from a wide selection of internationally sourced teas at Elmwood Inn.
- Something that says Danville: Give a gift that is uniquely Danville with branded items at the Constitution Square Visitor’s Center and Gift Shop like Christmas themed Danville t-shirts, coffee mugs and more.
You can find a full list of local shops and businesses in Danville and Boyle County at https://tinyurl.com/bddbekzs
If you don’t find the gift you are searching for there is still a great option to support local businesses. The DanvilleKY gift card is redeemable at over 40 area locations. For more information on DanvilleKY gift cards or to order one online visit https://tinyurl.com/2afpw3rs.
When residents choose to shop locally, the impact extends far beyond the cash register. Supporting small businesses in Danville means investing in the community’s future and preserving the town’s unique character, so remember to shop local!