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Neighborhood Shopping Tours

Shop Small: Grandmont Rosedale Holiday Shopping Tour

Sat, November 30, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Join the Detroit Experience Factory November 30 for Small Business Saturday to explore tree-lined streets and resident-owned and operated businesses. This tour is put on in partnership with Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation (GRDC) and their neighborhood Small Business Saturday vendors.

Shop Small: New Center Holiday Shopping Tour

Sat, December 7, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Put your holiday shopping into high gear and visit some of the most exciting businesses in Detroit’s New Center neighborhood, as we stop into just a few of the most incredible businesses and boutiques the city has to offer. The tour group will hear from business owners as they share their stories of entrepreneurship and what it’s like being a part of Detroit’s thriving small business scene (and, of course, there will be time to shop!)

Shop Small: Corktown Holiday Shopping Tour

Sat, December 14, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

Let the Detroit Experience Factory show you all the great history in Detroit’s Oldest Neighborhood, the exciting projects in the works all while getting a chance to shop local at some of Corktown’s finest retail shops. In the last few years alone, dozens of new shops, restaurants, and businesses have opened in Corktown along with several large scale developments announced.

Shop Small: Livernois Holiday Shopping Tour

Sat, December 21, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST

The Avenue of Fashion offers a walkable shopping and neighborhood dining options, where rehabbed properties and open spaces serve as magnets for a variety of local vendors, artisans and food trucks. Complete your holiday shopping on one of Detroit’s most historic corridors!

Shop Stroll Sip & Savor

7426 W. McNichols & 19363 Livernois

On November 30 from 12:00-6:00 pm, enjoy Pop-Up events along both the historic Avenue of Fashion and resurgent Live6 Commercial Corridors with ease. Walk, park your car or secure your bike and hop on and off the FREE Small Business Saturday Shopping Shuttle. Email jeremy@live6detroit.org for additional information.

Shop Cody Rouge


The Cody Rouge Community Action Alliance is hosting local vendors for Small Business Saturday at the St. Suzanne Cody Rouge Community Resource Center 19321 W. Chicago, Detroit, MI 48228. You can contact the Cody Rouge Community Action Alliance at 313.397.9280.

Arts & Culture

Lighthouse Christian Stores - Soft Opening

18647 Livernois Ave | Nov. 30, 1:00 - 4:00 pm 

Enjoy a “Soft Store Opening” with music, a book reading and book signing by a children’s author, Tytinna Wells, light snacks, coffee, and other beverages. Coffee will be provided by Ooh Wee Coffee. We are a Christian based retail store providing unique Christian based gifts, church supplies, and other products for customers shopping pleasure.

The Detroit Writing Room - Small Business Saturday Fair

1514 Washington Boulevard, Suite 203 | Nov. 30, 11:00 - 5:00 PM 

Join The Detroit Writing Room for their inaugural Small Business Saturday Fair on Saturday, Nov. 30 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Local entrepreneurs and small businesses will be selling accessories, apparel, art, decor, home goods, food, vintage bags and more! Email stephanie@detroitwritingroom.com for additional information


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