Belpre Region Chamber of Commerce plans small business Saturday | News, Sports, Jobs
BELPRE – The Belpre Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Shop Small / Shop Local celebrating small businesses on Saturday, November 27, during regular business hours in the Belpre, Marietta, Parkersburg and Ohio 339 areas.
The chamber invites shoppers from the region to experience all that the Belpre region has to offer. According to Karen Waller, executive director of the chamber, the chamber is partnering with The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, Elite Signs and iHeart Radio on advertising.
House members were encouraged to offer special offers or sponsor a draw for a gift certificate or card redeemable at their location. Buyers should watch for Shop Small / Shop Local special signs in front of businesses in the Belpre area, Waller said.
More than 40 retail, service and non-profit organizations encourage shoppers to investigate retail, tourism and service stops that are in the area. Belpre Region Chamber of Commerce member businesses from across the Ohio Valley include Belpre Historical Society and Museum, Donato’s Pizza of Marietta, Burger King of Belpre, Wendy’s of Belpre, Fitness with Phyllis, Belaire’s Bistro, Unicorn Wine Guild, Belpre Aquarium, Back à Basics Log Cabin, Wendy’s of Belpre, Giovanni’s Pizza, Smitty’s Pizza, Side Stitchin ‘Quilt Shop, Givens Trading Post, Napoli’s / McHappy’s, Changed Plate at Memorial Health System (open Monday through Friday), Givens Trading Post, Comic Sense Comic Book Boutique, Village Pastry Shop, Hickory Grove Market, Palmer Square Market, Hendershot Motorsports, Main and Farson St. Car Washes, West Virginia Wedding Servants, Belpre Furniture, Maka Mia Pizza (Parkersburg), Ohio Valley Wood Products, Zenergy Massage, Heating and Cooling, Wellness Sisters (Parkersburg), Napoli’s / McHappy’s of Belpre, Kroger of Belpre, Belpre Aquarium, Utah Dave’s Golf Shopp e, Irvine’s Camper Sales, Utah Dave’s Golf Shoppe, Palmer Square Market, Circa @The Elms, Sno Biz (open seasonally), Frostee Shoppe (open seasonally), Boxer’s Bed and Biscuits, Carpet Liquidators, Rhino Self-storage (Racine , Ohio), Signality Signs and Graphics (Marietta). “
Some shops are not open on Saturdays, “But welcome your business at the convenience of the customer”, Waller said.
“The unity in our small and / or local businesses is incredible. Our Chamber has experienced growth in this sector, both in terms of membership and the strength of the businesses that support each other ”, Waller said. “Together, the effort to remind buyers of the benefits of buying local is stronger when we work as a team with our partners. The current health situation makes it even more vital for us to support businesses that provide jobs as well as safe shopping and dining environments. We remind everyone to shop small / shop local.
For more information, call the Chamber of Commerce at 740-423-8934 or visit the Belpre Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.