LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The Hillcrest Merchants are celebrating Small Business Saturday with a gift Certificate drawing.
Red Boxes have been placed at participating Hillcrest Merchants. Six names drawn from these boxes will win a $50.00 gift certificate redeemable at any of the participating Hillcrest Merchants. The Drawing will take place at the Tree Lighting at the Allsopp Park Promenade one Dec. 6th, 5:30 to 6:30.
The Hillcrest Merchants Association is a group of 110 Small Brick and Mortar businesses that are located in Hillcrest. Hillcrest is a Historic neighborhood in the heart of Little Rock. These businesses consist of quaint shops, great restaurants, spa's, Historic Homes and picturesque streets. Most of these businesses will be open on Small Business Saturday. These businesses are committed to community service. Many are selling locally made products and local artisans are promoted through many of these small businesses. The Hillcrest Merchants Association is promoting a desire to keep the lifeblood flowing in the neighborhood, both residentially and commercially.
Small business Saturday is a holiday that was conceived and promoted by American Express in 2010 to encourage people to buy locally in small brick and mortar businesses on the Saturday following Black Friday. Black Friday is promoted by big box retailers. Hillcrest businesses are unique and make shopping fun with one-of- a -kind special gifts. Many of these businesses offer free gift wrapping and all offer special, friendly service that makes the season bright.
Visit the following businesses to register to win:
Advanced Health Spa, Aebersold Family Denistry, Baptist Health Family Clinic, Bill Thorton- Edward Jones Investments, Bossa Nova, Rosalia's, Box Turtle, Breathe Pilates & Yoga, Breathe Salon, Canon Grill, Ciao Baci, Damgoode Pies, Delta Trust & Bank, Drs Reid & Rhea, E. Leigh's, The Fountain, Franks Real Estate Group, The Full Moon, Gallery 26, Grace Lutheran Church, Hangers Cleaners, Hillcrest Artisan Meats, Hillcrest Designer Jewelry, Hillcrest Liquor, Hillcrest Residents Association, JAD Properties, Janis Brandon, CPA, Kahler-Payne Antiques &Gifts, Kavanaugh Clinic, Pulaski Heights Realty, M Salon, Mrs. Polka Dot, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Pulaski Heights Presbyterian Church, Pulaski Heights Realty, Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church, Rhea Drug, River Rock Realty, Rocket 21, Salon Corde, Shoppes on Woodlawn, US Pizza, Village Montessori School, William F. Sherman,
William P Doughterty, Worren's Salon