In between Black Friday madness and Cyber Monday’s online finds is Small Business Saturday.
Created in 2010 and originally sponsored by American Express, Small Business Saturday urges holiday shoppers to support their small brick-and-mortar local businesses.
Here are just a few posts we found on social media marking #SmallBusinessSaturday in Boston, New York and Philadelphia:
— Marty Walsh (@martywalsh_ma) November 26, 2016
— Boston BBB (@BostonBBB) November 26, 2016
— OldCityDistrict (@OldCityDistrict) November 26, 2016
— NKCDC (@NKCDC) November 26, 2016
— Hudson Square NYC (@HudsonSquareNYC) November 26, 2016
— NYPD 9th Precinct (@NYPD9Pct) November 26, 2016
You can also check out AmEx’s website to find a localized map of businesses participating in Small Business Saturday — or just head out to your favorite locally owned retailer or its neighbor. Happy shopping!