The downtowns of Mercer County, PA kick off the holiday season with events, entertainment, bargains galore and family fun on Saturday, November 25. Local, independently-owned shops will showcase diverse, unique gift items and offer amazing deals. Guests are invited to experience one of the most exciting shopping days of the year. As a reminder, Mercer County PA features an additional bonus of having “no tax on most shoes and clothes.” Shoppers can check out the many fun events and shopping opportunities in Greenville, Grove City, Mercer and Shenango Valley.
The “Holiday Extravaganza” in Downtown Sharon, PA, features dozens of local merchants providing thousands of dollars in prizes. The “DownTown ShopAround” starts at 10 a.m. with carolers, dancers, and selfies with Santa. There will be a pop-up sale at Cravings by Random Acts of Artists. Night of Lights starts at 4 p.m. Festivities include entertainment, food vendors, free refreshments, and horse-drawn sleigh rides. Main stage entertainment begins at 5 p.m. followed by the arrival of Santa and the ceremonial lighting of the holiday torch and Christmas tree. The evening ends with a magnificent display of fireworks. Between November 25 and December 23, shoppers can register to win over $5,000 in prizes donated by local merchants.
Grove City will offer a special promotion for the “Shop Local” campaign. Shoppers spending at least $100 at locally-owned stores on Saturday, November 25, can be entered to win a $100 pre-paid gift card. Simply bring dated receipts to the Grove City Chamber at 119 South Broad Street, Grove City, PA from November 27 through November 30, 2017, and be entered into the drawing. One entry will be drawn to win the $100 pre-paid gift card.
Greenville area merchants are offering discounts on merchandise and gift certificates. Shoppers will also find great sales. For specific sales and holiday promotions, please call the Greenville Area Chamber of Commerce at 724-588-7150.
Mercer Area, PA local businesses are participating in SBS® by giving discounts and free tote bags while supplies last. For more information, call the Mercer Area Chamber of Commerce at 724-662-4185.