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Small Business Saturday events hit streets of Bakersfield this weekend

Posted at 2:53 PM, Nov 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-22 17:53:52-05

Small Business Saturday is now in it's eighth year nationwide and Bakersfield shops are getting ready for the big event this weekend on Saturday November 25, 2017. Below are a few events happening around town for Small Business Saturday. 

Champagne & Shopping:

-9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

-Press Conference begins at 9:00 a.m. at Fallgatter Rhodes Insurance located at 1701 G. St. Bakersfield, CA 93301.

-Brunch will follow after the conference at the Padre Hotel located at 1702 18th St. Bakersfield, CA

-Brunch will cost $20. Shopping will follow with participating stores in the downtown area.

-$35 includes brunch as well as a passport to the shopping event. 

-The event will also have a free shuttle service by "Think Green Pedicabs". 

-With every $10 purchase at the event, you will be provided with a coupon to enter a drawing at The Marriott Hotel. The prize drawing will be held at 4:00 p.m. 

Christmas Tree Lot Opens:

-The 2017 Christmas Tree Lot will be opening on Saturday, November 25, 2017 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

-The Christmas Tree lot is located at 300 Morning Dr., Bakersfield, CA 93306. 

Boutique Spoiled Rotten: 

- Boutique Spoiled Rotten is hosting a special event in honor of Small Business Saturday on November 25, 2017. 

-They will have drinks, snacks, and a chance to win some Boutique Spoiled Rotten cash. 

Shopping Event in Northwest Bakersfield: 

-The shopping event will have LulaRoe, Scensty, Usborne Books, several handmade crafters and more!

-The event will go from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 3825 Riverlakes Dr., Bakersfield, CA 93312

Shopping Event at Mariscos El Sinaloense:

-Event begins at 10:00 a.m.

-Free entry

-Free raffles and $5 holiday kids portraits

-Shopping for everyone

Small Business Saturday at The Marketplace:

-The Marketplace is hosting a Small Business Saturday event on November 25, 2017 between 11:00 a.m and 1:00 p.m. 

-The Marketplace will be giving away free marketplace tote bags, exclusive offers, and more while supplies last.

-Check-in is required at the welcome table near Santa's Photo Shoppe

Fred's Small Business Saturday Store Wide Sale:

-Fred C. Gilbert Farm & Ranch Supply will be hosting a small business Saturday sale with 20% off all tack excluding consignments and saddles, $100 off new saddles, 15% off consignment tack, $.25 off the six different kinds of hay, 35% off purses and earrings, 15% off decor, 20% off dog collars and leashes, 15% off rabbit and bird seed, 15% off small animal toys, $.10 off scooped feeds, 20% off all hardware, 15% off BBQ supplies, 50% off flip-flops and boots, 25% off bryer horses, 25% off dog doors, 5% off salt, 10% off knives, and $.25 off chicks.

-If you buy four hen scratch, you will get your fifth for free

-Fred's is also offering 10% off everything not listed

-The event will be hosted on November 25, 2017 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.