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Reach 5,000+ shoppers.
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Prizes and swag galore!
Our biggest event of the year brings together over 100 locally owned shops, restaurants, art galleries and service providers in a Black Friday-type atmosphere. Admission is FREE!
This family-friendly event features:
- Giveaways & raffles
- Retail and Art Vendors, plus Community Organizations
- Children’s Area
- Food & Entertainment
- Gift-Wrapping Station
Crazy discounts. Independent Businesses. The Saturday before Thanksgiving is Tampa Bay's Local Alternative to Black Friday.
Shopapalooza is the Local Alternative to Black Friday, with food, music, entertainment, prizes, surprises, and more than 100 awesome shops, all locally owned and operated.
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LocalShops1 is a coalition of hundreds of independently owned businesses and tens of thousands of energetic shoppers with the mission of advocating, promoting and offering support services to companies throughout Tampa Bay. Founded in August 2008, LocalShops1 has been called "the most active voice for small business" by both the Tampa Bay Times and Creative Loafing.