Plaid Friday & Small Business Saturday set for this weekend
From Special Reports
On Plaid Friday – the day after Thanksgiving, shop in downtown Newnan and simplify your Day-After-Thanksgiving experience!
The name “Plaid Friday” celebrates the idea of LOCAL! The plaid pattern represents weaving the individual threads of small businesses together to create a strong fabric that celebrates the diversity and creativity of independent businesses. Plaid Friday is the relaxing and enjoyable alternative to the big box store “Black Friday,” and is designed to promote both local and independently owned businesses during the holidays. Wear plaid attire during Plaid Friday and expect to SAVE, as numerous downtown businesses will offer a significant discount to any customer wearing
Shop Small Y’all! Mayor Keith Brady has signed a proclamation (pictured above) for Small Business Saturday.
It marks the 11th Annual Small Business Saturday, a celebration of small businesses and the positive impact they have on communities across the country.
American Express, having created Small Business Saturday in 2010, proudly works with organizations and independent businesses to provide solutions that support communities and uplift local economies. Since its founding by American Express in 2010, consumers have reported spending an estimated $120 billion across all Small Business Saturdays combined. That’s $120 billion toward helping communities thrive, spent over just ten days alone.
Visit www.mainstreetnewnan.com for a list of participating businesses and promotions!
Free public parking is available along downtown streets, and in the City of Newnan’s public parking lots located at: 13 Lagrange Street, 25 Lagrange Street, 22 Spring Street, 6 First Avenue, 50 East Broad Street, 65 East Broad Street, 41 East Washington Street, and 22 East Broad Street.