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Here Are the Best Things About Small Business Saturday in Homer, Alaska

Homer, Alaska, has a strong network of small businesses. Locals and visitors alike enjoy visiting this area because of its authentic, Old-Alaskan hospitality. Homer’s unique culture thrives on non-commercial shops, dining, and activities. In Old Town Homer, you can find a variety of boutique shops and family-owned restaurants. Small Business Saturday in Homer, Alaska, is an annual event that takes place the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The event’s initiative supports local business and business owners, while also featuring great deals for shoppers! 

Driftwood Inn is also participating in Small Business Saturday this year with our Black Friday/Small Business Saturday Flash Sale! Receive 25 percent off of your two night or longer room or RV Park stay when you book between Nov. 26, 2021, and Nov. 28, 2021. 

Everything You Need to Know About Small Business Saturday in Homer, Alaska

How It Supports Local Businesses 

Each year, the Homer Chamber of Commerce rallies around local businesses to celebrate Small Business Saturday. Their initiative lasts the entire month of November, although the big celebration happens the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Local business owners can register their business in the months leading up to the event. Participating shops in Old Town Homer contribute coupons that go into tote bags for attendees. 

This Year’s Date Is Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021

The 2021 date for Shop Small Saturday in Homer, Alaska, is Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021.  Pick up your tote bag filled with coupons at Homer JeansClassic Cook Sea Lion Gallery or the Wagon Wheel. Then, visit various participating shops! Some will run deals, while others will have refreshments and snacks for shoppers. This is the perfect opportunity to get your holiday shopping done. This also gives you a reason to shop ‘til you drop! You might just find your new favorite shop in town in the process! 

More Ways to Support Local Businesses 

Small Business Saturday in Homer mostly highlights local retailers. You can support local businesses of all types year-round! Opt to dine at mom-and-pop restaurants in Homer during your getaway. Often, these local eateries feature the freshest, sea-to-table cuisine around. 

You can also choose to stay with a small business like Driftwood Inn during your trip. When you stay with, you can have a personalized booking experience and rest assured that everything will be perfect upon your arrival. If it’s not, we’re just up the road to assist! 

Enjoy Small Business Saturday/Black Friday With Driftwood Inn 

Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Homer, Alaska, as well as Black Friday with Driftwood Inn! For the first time ever, we’re running a Small Business Saturday/Black Friday Flash Sale

Receive 25% OFF of your two night or longer room or RV Park stay when you book between Nov. 26, 2021, and Nov. 28, 2021. Reservations are valid for stays between Dec. 1, 2021, through May 5, 2022. Some restrictions apply. Simply call to book OR use the promotion code “shopsmall” when you book online. 

Check our availability and snag your savings for a limited time only!

Small Business Saturday/Black Friday Flash Sale