If there were ever a year to shop local, this is it. Our friends and neighbors who own small businesses are counting on it.
HOPKINS, Minn. — Small business Saturday is November 28th and this year, more than any other, it’s important to shop local and keep our friends and neighbors in business.
Hopkins, Minnesota is representative of so many Minnesota towns. The streets lined with shops and stores owned by people who are invested in the community.
“At kiddywampus, small business Saturday is our biggest day of the year from a sales perspective,” says Amy Saldanha, owner of the Hopkins toy store.
“Some of our Small Business Saturday event is moved online, a little of it is in the store, you can shop with us on social media, you can shop by appointment when the store is closed, however you feel comfortable shopping, we want to make it as