My Buckhannon Insider Guide to Small Business Saturday

BUCKHANNON – Small Business Saturday is one day of the year to celebrate our hardworking neighbors and loved ones. Supporting a small business can be accomplished in a variety of capacities: a simple social media share, leaving a review on their website or purchasing a product or service allows someone’s dream to come true.

Small Business Saturday will be held Saturday, November 26, nationwide. Communities are encouraged to “shop local” or “shop small” during the entirety of the busy holiday shopping season.

Check out a few of Upshur County’s small businesses below, in support of our neighbors:

Artistry on Main at 27 East Main Street in Buckhannon / Photo by Beckie Boyd

ARTISTRY ON MAIN

Artistry on Main is home to almost 30 West Virginia artists of various mediums; woodworking, pottery, mixed media, jewelry, fabric, beauty and more unique pieces.

While shopping small on Small Business Saturday, stop in Artistry on Main for a Beginner Cookie Decorating Class hosted by Heather Somers of Easy Dailey MicroBakery at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. All materials will be provided. The fun doesn’t end there! Take your sweet creations home with you to continue the fall festivities. Registration is required as seating and supplies are limited. Register now via the Artistry on Main website.

Visit the gallery to witness true talent from West Virginia artists at 27 E. Main Street in Buckhannon. The gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. The gallery is closed on Monday.

Follow Artistry on Main on Facebook for frequent updates on upcoming class offerings, new arrivals, artist spotlights and so much more.


Caroline & Co. Boutique at 33 E. Main Street in Buckhannon / Photo by Beckie Boyd

CAROLINE & CO. BOUTIQUE

Caroline & Co. Boutique graced Buckhannon with their presence in 2015, formerly known as Caroline’s Closet. Since their move to Main Street in Buckhannon, Caroline & Co. Boutique has been a positive light in the Upshur County community.

“Caroline & Co. Boutique is a small business with a big heart,” said Lisa Karichoff and Jennifer Fluke, of Caroline & Co. Boutique. “We are so grateful and truly appreciative of those who choose to shop small and support our dream. Small businesses are the heartbeat of our neighborhood, the spine to our local economy and the spirit of our town.”

This women’s clothing boutique will be celebrating Small Business Saturday on Saturday, November 26 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with exclusive doorbuster items, storewide discounts and a free gift with every purchase.

Join our neighbors in celebrating a small business like Caroline & Co. Boutique which is tucked into the lively Main Street in Buckhannon, located at 33 East Main Street. Shop till you drop at Caroline & Co. Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The boutique is closed on Sundays.

Follow the boutique on Facebook and Instagram for Small Business Saturday event updates as the date quickly approaches.


The Coop at Fish Hawk Acres located at 4 E. Main Street in Buckhannon / Photo by Beckie Boyd

THE COOP AT FISH HAWK ACRES

The Coop at Fish Hawk Acres is a collection of unique concepts brought together with one common goal – celebrate new ways of bringing good food and good people together.

Fish Hawk Acres will host a Small Business Saturday Holiday Market on Saturday, November 26 at The Coop from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This Holiday Market will host local artists to encourage holiday gift shopping, supporting small businesses and shopping local this holiday season.

The Coop is an extension of Buckhannon’s well-known Fish Hawk Acres Market which is located at 4 East Main Street in Buckhannon. Fish Hawk Acres is located at 5 West Main Street in Buckhannon. Both locations are open for business Monday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Support a small business and their local vendors by visiting The Coop on Small Business Saturday. Follow Fish Hawk Acres on Facebook and Instagram for frequent updates on menu specials, upcoming events and more.


Sam’s Pizza at 9 Southfork Plaza Drive in Buckhannon / Photo by Beckie Boyd

SAM’S PIZZA

Serving Upshur County and the surrounding communities for more than 30 years, Sam’s Pizza is an Upshur County staple. The friendly faces at Sam’s Pizza serve customers fresh, delicious pizzas, cheese sticks, subs, specialty items and so much more.

This Buckhannon pizzeria offers dine-in, carry out and delivery options. Gather your loved ones and head on down to Sam’s Pizza for their all-you-can-eat buffet and salad bar at 9 Southfork Plaza Drive in Buckhannon.

Sam’s Pizza is open for business Monday through Thursday 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Order a delicious pizza, calzone, sub and more online, on the Sam’s Pizza app (Available on the Apple App Store and Google Play) or call 304-472-0281.

Follow Sam’s Pizza on Facebook for menu item spotlights, specials and more.


Southern States of Buckhannon at 60 N. Spring Street in Buckhannon / Photo by My Buckhannon

SOUTHERN STATES – BUCKHANNON CO-OP

Shop local this holiday season at the Southern States Buckhannon Co-op. With retail locations in Buckhannon, Weston and Gassaway, you can find an assortment of fun holiday décor, gifts for the outdoor enthusiast, candles, clothing, and even pet supplies.

Southern States also features a selection of products made right here in West Virginia for anyone looking for a great gift from the Mountain State.

As a special treat for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, use coupon code 17503253 to save $20 off $100. Coupon valid 11/25-11/26 only. Restrictions apply. 

First organized in 1942, the Buckhannon Southern States has been serving the local community for eight decades. Soon, they’ll be operating under a new name – Freedom Ag & Energy Cooperative – but you can expect the same great products and the same great services from the friendly faces you’ve come to know. 

Stop by Southern States this holiday season!

Don’t sleep on the chance to see Boots and get big savings during Small Business Saturday / Photo by Southern States – Buckhannon

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