Shop Small Saturday: Rochester MN Shopping Events



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We love to support local (Have you seen our 2018 Shop #RochMN : Local Holiday Shopping Guide?)! Below you will find a list of all the Shop Small Saturday events in and around Rochester MN on November 24th! Consider supporting these hard working businesses by shopping small this holiday season! Before you do your shopping grab brunch at Bleu Duck Kitchen (9 AM-1PM)…we’ve seen the menu and it’s amazing!

All Shop Small Events are on Saturday, November 24th!

Dwell Local

Stop by for holiday cheer, treats, raffles and so many perfect gifts!

Address: 602 7th St NW, Rochester, 55901
Time: 9:00am-8:00pm
Cost: FREE admission


Rochester Art Center

With over 100 artworks by local artists, Rochester Art Center is the place to be to view and purchase local art for the holidays.
We are pleased to offer a variety of local foods in our gift shop for a limited time including Curly Girlz Candy, Grandma’s Gourmets, The Bee Shed, Gardenaire, & Jacaranda Artisanal Snacks. 

Address: 40 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, 55904
Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
Cost: FREE admission


Shops at University Square

#ShoppingSmall has never been more fun! Say Cheese, Shop, Support Small Businesses (and Save!)

Snap your picture with your family, friends or favorite shopping buddy in our photo booth and your photo strip becomes your exclusive coupon for great Small Business Saturday deals from your some of your favorite Shops at University Square stores!

Address: 111 South Broadway, Rochester 55904
Time: 11:00am-4:00pm
 Cost: FREE admission 


Small Business Saturday | Bick n Berry 

Come celebrate Small Business Saturday with Bick n Berry Boutique! There will be great sales, drinks such as a super awesome hot chocolate bar, food and cookies, and a few fun giveaways!  You don’t want to miss this! Make sure to mark your calendars and we hope to see you there!

Address: 221 Main St. S, Chatfield, Minnesota 55923
Time: 9:00am-2:00pm
Cost: FREE admission


Small Business Saturday | Magnolia Cottage

It’s an Olde Fashioned Christmas celebration at The Magnolia Cottage and in the community of Plainview, MN!

Address: 229 W Broadway, Plainview, 55964
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Cost: FREE admission


Wintergreen Potting Party | Sargent’s Gardens

It’s Party Time ~ Attend one of our Wintergreen Potting Parties and go home with your very own designer spruce top container. Plus, meet new people and have fun while you’re at it!  Join us in the afternoon/evening and enjoy a Wine and Cheese Happy Hour or join us in the morning for coffee, pastries, and camaraderie. We will help you make an eye-catching mix of fragrant evergreen boughs, berries, and other décor to create long-lasting and welcoming outdoor arrangement. 

Address: 1811 2nd St SW, Rochester, MN 55902
Time: 3:00pm
Cost: $55


Pauley Alpaca Company

Hug an alpaca, replenish your yarn stash, and do a little holiday shopping! We will have the fireplace going in the gift shop.

Address: 4220 Eastwood Rd SE, Rochester, Minnesota 55904
Time: 10 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Small Business Saturday at Tangerine

GIVEAWAY EVERY HOUR for a $25 in-store gift card

FREE deluxe sequin tote ($10 value) to the first 100 customers who spend $25 or more

FREE Natural Life Tote ($4.95 value) with every purchase under $25 (while supplies last)

SERVING Champagne & Cupcakes

SPECIAL SALES Throughout the store

Address: 110 1st Ave SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902
Time: 10 AM – 6:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Scents of Hope Candles | Small Business Saturday Open House

Come to my workshop where you can smell all of the delicious holiday scents before you select your favorites. Gift wrapping included. Stay for a cup of coffee/tea, or take it in a to-go cup. Don’t forget, 25% of your purchase is donated to nonprofits. #inheritanceofhope#creatinghope4cambodia

Address: 14051 7th Place NW, Rochester
Time: 9 AM – 2:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Give a Little, Get a Lot at ReStore Saturday

November 24th is your best chance to make a big difference with just a little bit of effort.

Take advantage of the white elephant gifts that ReStore Elves have been preparing all year long!

Enter our free drawing!

And find the perfect item for the hard to shop for!

November 24th 9 am to 4 pm
Give a little to Channel One Food Bank
Get a lot of discounts at Rochester Area ReStore

Address: 3034 40th Ave NW, Rochester, Minnesota 55901
Time: 9 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Real Deals on Home Decor

1st 25 Customers get a FREE gift card
BOGO 30% OFF Boutique Clothing
*Equal or lesser value (Non-Clearance)
BOGO 50% OFF All Shoes and Boots
75% OFF Fall Decor and Floral
(Excludes Mudpie Dishware)
$5.99 Soy Candles
PLUS So Many More….!

Address: 525 6th Avenue NW, Rochester, Minnesota 55901
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Scandinavian Glogg Tasting | The Nordic Shop

Taste Scandinavian holiday treats including Glogg at our annual Small Business Saturday party

Address: 328 S Broadway Avenue, Rochester, Minnesota 55904
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Lilac Wellness Center


Take a break from all your Small Business Saturday shopping!
Book with a friend for a relaxing wind-down.

Gift Cards, Specials, and Appt’s available 24/7 on our Website. Check out our menu.
You can also schedule Product Pick Ups!

We will have Appt’s available from 12-6 on Small Business Saturday.
Drawings going on throughout the day for gift cards and merchandise. Make sure you check our Facebook page to enter the drawings!
How can we help you? Leave us a message at 507-280-0300

Address: 2746 Superior Dr NW, Ste 110, Rochester, Minnesota 55901
Time: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Yoga Tribe| Holiday Market

Spend the day at Yoga Tribe with fun festivities! Our lifestyle boutique will be fully stocked, and we will be offering special classes throughout the day, as well as a members only event, and some artsy craftsy DIY projects!

Address: 111 S Broadway Ste 202, Rochester, Minnesota 55904
Time: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: FREE


Fiddle & Frog

Shop local this holiday season! Celebrate with us on Small Business Saturday and support small, local businesses. Free cider and goodie bag with every purchase, free tote bag with purchase of $50 or more!
Time: 10:00am-4:00pm
Address: 201 N. Main Street, Suite C, Stewartville, Minnesota 55976



Salem Glen Lighting of the Vines

Come join us at Salem Glen for our second annual Lighting of the Vines celebration. The fun starts at at 4:00 p.m. when we will start serving warm spiced cider and mulled wine. The formal lighting of the vines will take place at dusk (around 5:30 p.m.).

Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm
Address: 5211 60th Ave SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902



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