‘Tis the season for holiday cheer – the kind of cheer you get from scoring a great deal. The smart shoppers know the best opportunities, Black Friday and beyond, lay outside of the city limits, so what’s stopping you from heading East of Edmonton for some great retail opportunities? To help you out, we outlined some of the best sales and deals going on in some grade-A shops you should check out.
Here’s the lowdown on all the incredible Black Friday deals as well as Christmas ones!
Northeast of Edmonton
Nook in The Woods – This Thorhild County gem is having Customer Appreciation Days on November 26, 27, and 28, meaning this is the perfect time to get some of the fantastic clothing, jewelry; beer, wine or cheese kits you’ve been eyeing over the past few visits. Head on in and check out the new arrivals and take advantage of their various items on sale!
East of Edmonton
Tower Tack & Western Wear – With a selection ranging from saddles, spurs, grooming supplies, boots, reins, headstalls, and everything in between, Tower Tack & Western Wear has got you covered. Check out their Black Friday sale on until Saturday, November 28th! They have lots of awesome deals for you! Sales on jeans, boots, casual clothing, jewelry and more! Great time to start your Christmas shopping! Not sure what that cowgirl or cowboy on your list needs? Get them a gift card. Head over to Tower Tack in Vegreville for all your equestrian needs.
Skyline Greenhouse – All things fresh and local right on mainstreet Vegreville! This hydroponic greenhouse is family owned and operated, growing fresh produce such as tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet bell peppers, living lettuce, and eggplants. Black Friday, they’ll be offering a 10% discount on all products store-wide. They will be open usual Friday hours from 10-3 pm.
Ziegler’s Fashion & The Quilt Rack – Located on mainstreet Vegreville, Ziegler’s Fashion & The Quilt Rack carries a great selection of ladies’ fashions and all of your quilting and sewing supplies. They also have hand-made bowl cozies, wheatbags, and ready-made quilts in store. Black Friday happens for one day only, November 28 where you can enjoy 50% off on select items and clothing is priced at $20 an item. The store will be open 10- 8 pm.
Something Sweet – A rustic bakeshop in Mannville serving the tastiest homemade treats, specialty coffee, breakfast, lunch, & gluten-friendly items! Something Sweet is having a Black Friday sale November 25-27 for every $40 spent on gift cards receive a free $5 gift card. Also enjoy 10% off on honey, Torani syrup, and candles! What great Christmas shopping ideas! Enjoy a Christmas drink after you’re done shopping. They have unique flavours like Gingerbread, Peppermint Fog and Gingerbread Fog. Can you say yum?
Village Treasures – For all things quilting go check out this mother-daughter team in Mannville that work together to create beautiful quilt patterns for your home. They carry over 4,500 bolts of quilting fabrics including batiks, cotton, flannels and flannelettes, and wide backings in cotton and flannel. Take advantage of 25% off regular priced fabrics on Black Friday. Use the downtime of staying in to make the ones you love something special they can treasure.
Mack Clothing – Looking for some new clothes for the kids for Christmas? Head on down to Vermilion to Mack Clothing on Black Friday for huge savings! Not wanting to venture out? Go visit the link and shop online!
E.T.’s Craft Shop – Looking for something homemade for Christmas gifts? Maybe a homemade bookmark, or perhaps a piece of beautifully detailed whimsical dough art. This gem of a store in Willingdon has so many beautiful options for you to choose from and just for stopping by during your Black Friday shopping you will be entered into the — 12 Days of Christmas Draw — that means 12 prizes – one a day starting December 1st to December 12th! Additional entries will be entered for every $30 you spend!
Southeast of Edmonton
Crafty Creations – A full-service quilt shop in Killam. You’ll find a large array of all your fabric, notions, kits and more to take on any project. A shop with personal, friendly service. On Black Friday enjoy specials on quilt kits. 1 kit for 10% off, 2 kits for 20% off and 3 or more kits at 30% off.
Back 40 Distillery – Handcrafted Spirits using Locally Sourced Ingredients – Taste the Difference! If you haven’t yet enjoyed the excellent spirits produced by Back40 Distillery, you don’t know what you’re missing! Back40 Distillery is headquartered in the city of Camrose and currently offers four fantastic products: Wintertime Frost, Ol’ Apple Betty, Farmer’s Blend, and Vanilla Frost. Visit the link and use Blackfriday coupon code to receive $1.00 off their gluten-free products.
Kaoz Kids – For a wide selection of fashion for your kids and teens, from casual to dance and gently used, head to Kaoz Kidz in Camrose. There you’ll find featured brands such as Bench, Levi’s, Converse, Apple Bottom, Buffalo, and Appaman. If your kids are in need of some new cozy PJs, browse their selection of Lazy One clothing. Black Friday Specials of Lazy One Pajamas buy 1 get one of equal or lesser value for 20%off are happening all week in store. Also, buy a diamond painting for the kids to do and get 20% off all diamond painting accessories.
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Christmas Events and Farmer’s Markets in the Region
Northeast of Edmonton
Lac La Biche – Late Night Shopping Extravaganza November 27. Massive specials town-wide. Shop until 8 pm.
Elk Point – Shop local from when businesses open on Saturday, November 28 until Saturday, December 5 at 5 pm and be entered in a draw for big prizes.
Cold Lake Farmer’s Market – This is a special event Farmers’ Market with all of your regular food and craft vendors and home businesses. Check it out Saturday, November 28 from 10-4 at the Cold Lake Energy Centre.
East of Edmonton
Lloydminster – Border City Farmers Market Christmas Markets
Southeast of Edmonton
Camrose – Midnight Madness. Enjoy the extended hours of stores. Stores will be open Thursday, November 26 until 9 pm, Friday, November 27 until midnight, and Saturday, November 29 until 6 pm.
Check our events calendar weekly for updates on events and Farmers’ Markets in the region.
Remember to GRAB your MASK & GO! Sanitize your hands and practice social distancing!
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