Small Business Saturday Prep

Text wraps in a circle saying Shop Small - Small Business Saturday in white bold letters on a dark blue background, light blue store front graphic and the Maine SBDC logo This year Small Business Saturday is November 26, 2022! The day is dedicated to supporting and buying from small local businesses. It’s become a holiday shopping tradition over the past twelve years and continues to grow in both sales and participation. But it takes preparation to make the best of the day! Below you’ll find resources that provide suggestions for getting involved and for supporting small businesses! 

Ways to Participate

Join In The Fun:


Shop Locally:

Find participating small businesses in your area 


Follow Along:


Additional Ways to Support Small Businesses:

  • Leave a positive review for your favorite small businesses
  • Post a shout-out to small businesses on social or share their posts
  • Tell your friends and family about the small businesses you love
  • Avoid Black Friday and shop locally instead
  • Buy gift cards for later


Dark blue and red square graphic with Title: Tips for Small Business Saturday. Includes tips and graphics.