Shop SmallTown, Shop Local, Shop Blossburg

Nov. 26th from Noon to 4 pm

Gordy the Elf and Wellsboro Santa
Gordy the Elf and Wellsboro Santa – Photos by Lonny Frost

Blossburg V.I.B.E. Presents “Shop SmallTown” on Small Business Saturday

Stop into Blossburg on Saturday, November 26th to get a start on your holiday shopping.  Businesses in Blossburg will be running specials and events throughout the day, along with local craft and art vendors, and community groups.

Receipt Raffle – Purchase anything for any price at a store in Blossburg on November 26th, write your name and contact information on the back and place your receipt in one of the collection boxes for a chance to win a basket filled with items and gift cards from Blossburg area businesses!

Shop Small Totes – Visit Blossburg retail locations and get your free reusable Shop Small tote celebrating Small Business Saturday!

But! We know you can’t just shop ’til you drop, so we have lots going on for you and your family.  Read below for the day’s events, businesses, and specials

Print out a copy of our 2016 Business Directory that you can get here: 2016-business-directory

Use Instagram? Post a picture of yourself and your friends having fun at the Blossburg Shop SmallTown event! Use the hashtag #BlossburgVIBE

Pictures with Santa

  • At the Victoria Theatre from 1:00 to 4:00 pm
  • Pictures with Santa, a candy cane from his helper “Gordy the Elf” and a special gift for each child
  • Photos available for purchase 3 4×6 photos $10.00

Santa Mail – Send your letters to the North Pole

  • Click here for the Santa Mail form. Drop it off in the mailbox to the North Pole and receive a letter back from Mr. Claus himself. Santa Mail located at the Victoria Theatre on Nov. 26th and at the Blossburg Post Office from Nov. 27th to Dec. 11th.

Movie at the Victoria Theatre (Free)

  • Home Alone
  • Show times at 4:30 pm and 7:00 pm
  • Movie concessions available for purchase all day

Ice Skating Rink (artificial)

    • Located at Riverside Plaza. We do have ice skates available!
Ice Skating
Ice Skating – Photos by Lonny Frost

Snowball Fight

You’re never too old for a (soft) snowball fight! Gather friends and family near Riverside Plaza


Blossburg Memorial Library

  • Mini Model Railroad Display
  • Bake Sale, Free Crafts, kids games, free snacks and hot beverages, live music
  • Reading of the Polar Express at 3 pm – book giveaway after reading

Toddler University – Make Reindeer Food and a craft for Free!

Bloss Holiday Market – Stop in and check out special promotions throughout the store

Bloss Pharmacy – Visit with Mrs. Santa and get a candy cane.  There will be holiday gift sales going on

Bloss Hardware – Get your Christmas Tree here! 20% off store purchases over $100 (excludes plumbing)

Momma’s Restaurant – Free coffee and a Kail’s Cookie with purchase of a Prime Rib Sandwich.  Mystery Drawings all day starting at 10 am, and a BBQ Rib Dinner special starting at 2 pm.

Brick Tavern

  • Wine & Design on Wheels
    • Kids Event (small canvas) Noon to 2 pm, $10/person
    • Adult Pallet Event – 4 pm to 6 pm, $35/person
    • Sign up at
  • Stop in and sign up for a dinner giveaway
  • All day dinner and drink specials

Blossburg Beverage – Beer Sampling all day Friday and Saturday

242 Coffee Company – Morning Coffee Pary with all day seasonal drink specials.  Live Jazz music by Alfonse Ciaccio Trio

First Baptist Church of Blossburg – Stop in and take a break from shopping and enjoy a cup of homemade soup

Stop in and visit a business you haven’t been to in a while

Blossburg NAPA Auto Parts

Dollar General

Acorn Market and Subway

Seal’s Building Supply

Bear “A” Bar and Grille

Jim’s Service Station

Kwik Fill / Red Apple

All Around Town…

Support the Salvation Army by making a donation in their “Red Kettle”.  An “Angel Tree” will be set up in First Citizens Community Bank all week for you to adopt a local child or family and help them celebrate the holidays.

Walk around and pick up some maple syrup, a wreath, or buy a scarf to keep warm from one of our local vendors

Boy Scout Troup 69 can warm you up with a hot dog, hot chocolate, and will have wreaths for sale

Girl Scout Troop 40058 will have hot pretzels and doughnuts

Indoor Arts and Craft show inside  ___ Main Street


Like our event? Thank our sponsors:

Blossburg V.I.B.E. (Visions In Business & Entertainment)

First Citizens Community Bank

Dick Anthony

A Project of


Created in 2004, Blossburg V.I.B.E. (Visions in Business & Entertainment) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that envisions, plans and implements projects to enhance the quality of life for those who live, work, play or attend school in Blossburg.  For more information about Blossburg V.I.B.E. or to make a donation, visit us at