Downtown Boise is the place to be this holiday season! On Saturday, November 28th, there's something for everyone to enjoy as the season kicks into high gear.

On Saturday, November 28th... join your community in supporting small local businesses and shop or dine at your favorite downtown spot. Visit to download your Small Business Saturday passport, or visit any participating business. Your passport will get in on even more special deals! Support local, small businesses and be entered in to win a downtownboise shopping spree! Use the hashtag #shopsmallboise.

In addition to shopping don't forget to check out the Festival of Trees, the Capital City Market Kids' Club from 3-7 on the Grove, and the Zion's Bank Tree Lighting Ceremony from 5-7 on the Grove.

Here's some of the businesses and specials you can expect to see on Small Business Saturday!


SMALL BUSINESS SAT –Donation/Passport

  1. Rediscovered books- authors will be in store playing the part of guest booksellers; talking to customers and recommending their favorite reads! Plus a special sale on used books, a photo booth and hot cider & cookies!
  2. Capital City Public Market
  3. Buy Idaho
  4. DL Evans Bank
  5. Eyes of the World- fun giveaways throughout the day
  6. Portsche’s Jewelry Boutique- Free gift wrapping and 10 % off store wide!
  7. Olivin- 10% discount on purchases over $50
  8. Primary Health Medical Group Downtown- free blood pressure and BMI screenings + no wait flu shots (we bill insurance)
  9. Melting Pot – 2 for 22: Your choice of cheese fondue or chocolate fondue for two & 2 Glasses of House Wine, 2 Draft Beers or 2 Well Cocktails.
  10. Idaho Blueprint & Supply – Holiday Open House with discounts and giveaways (donated DBA card)
  11. Ballet Idaho – donating tickets - Support your local non-profit arts community, continue a beloved holiday tradition, and all the magic of Ballet Idaho’s The Nutcracker, with live orchestral music by Boise Philharmonic. Purchase tickets online
  12. Snake River Tea – specials running on all our favorite holiday teas!
  13. Liquid – Buy 1 get 1 free comedy tickets
  14. Solid – happy hour all day with your small business Saturday passport, and happy hour 11am-6pm with out passport but mention of small business saturday
  15. Wise Guy Pizza – happy hour all day: $1 off draft beers and $3 wines. Serving whole pizzas, slices, sandwiches, wings, calzones and garlic knots
  16. The Studio: An Elite Salon and Spa – gift card special: purchase 3 massages or facials and get a 4th free, Purchase $100 gift card and get a $20 bonus, purchase a $200.00 gift card and get a $50 bonus, and purchase 5 haircuts and get a bonus 6th haircut free + 20% off all product
  17. Lit & co - AWESOME BOX!  Pick out your Awesome Box with four (4!) surprise candles plus a $5 gift card for only $26!  Candles are at least 8oz and might be slightly 'unique' (fragrances we no longer carry, a little yellowed from the sun, discontinued glassware, out of season scents, etc) but still perfectly functional!  Get yours ASAP, they'll go FAST!
  18. Mixed Greens- open 9am-6pm: 20% off one item of your choice + a free agate ornament with purchase of $25 (while supplies last) + free giftwrap for purchases + instore drinks and treats!
  19. BANANA Ink-
  20. Flying M Coffeehouse- giving away a free bag of Marich Holiday Candy with any purchase of $50 or more (excluding coffee beans and gift certificates) on Small Business Saturday!
  21. Idaho Mountain Touring- open and come support local!
  22. The Record Exchange- Make a purchase and get entered to win a prize pack filled with music or gift shop items! The Record Exchange All-Stars busking outside in our tent from 11am-3pm. Musicians and DJs who work at the store will perform sets.
  23. City Peanut Shop
  24. Bandanna Running & Walking-Bandanna will give a FREE entry to the YMCA Christmas Run or the YMCA New Year’s Day Run with every pair of shoes purchased on Small Business Saturday. This applies to non-sale shoes only and does not include special orders.
  25. 25. Wear Boise- 10% off all Wear Boise merch + special event promo! Come by to see!

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY- Small Business Passport Only

1. Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce
2. District Coffee House- Classical Revolution scheduled to play that evening:
3. Protos Pizza
4. Atomic Treasures
5. Idaho Mountain Touring
6. Basque Market- in store wine tasting and special tapas!
7. Boise Farmers Holiday Market
8. Josie Anne’s -10% off store wide and, free box of chocolates with purchase.
9. BLUSH by Jamie Rose- Join us here at Blush by Jamie Rose for Shop Small Saturday! Sips & Snacks, Complementary Makeup touch-ups, FREE Gift with purchase, and Complementary Gift Wrap! Every purchase made that day will also be entered into a BIG raffle giveaway! XO
10. Vandal Store
11. McU Sports
12. Mr Peabody’s Optical Shoppe
13. Alexander Davis Men’s Clothing
14. The Basque Market
15. Bricolage
16. Marla Junes Clothing
17. Idaho Mountain Touring – Anniversary specials
18. Banana Ink – great giveaways and discounts up to 30%
19. Wear Boise – 15% off all Wear Boise merchandise
20. Record Exchange – first 50 people get a $5 Record Exchange gift card
21. Crazy Neighbor – 10% off everything in the store.