Join the North Country in holiday cheer with events and open businesses across the whole region! In addition to our Shop Local Saturday with businesses open until at least 5pm on Saturday 12/9, Pittsburg is hosting its second annual Sip & Shop from 10am to 4pm on the 9th, Canaan Naturally Connected is doing a Holiday Bazaar at the Canaan school Saturday, the Great North Woods Center for the Arts is welcoming Santa & Mrs. Claus on the 10th, the Tillotson Center is hosting movie showings on Friday the 8th, the Indian Stream One Room Schoolhouse is welcoming visitors (and Santa!) on Sunday 12/10 from 10am - 2pm, and that's just the beginning! Many of our businesses throughout the area are staying open until 5pm offering everything from door prizes, raffles, or discount food and beverage for showing receipt from shopping local on that day.
Stay tuned here for a list of participating businesses and events! The list has only been assembled by word of mouth so far and is expected to grow.
If you are a business that would like to participate in some way or are hosting an event you'd like us to include, please let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or contacting a member of the Board of Directors! If you're looking for event-specific information, please reach out directly to the hosting organization or let us know if you need help doing so.
Participating Businesses & Events so far:
1840 Restaurant - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from noon to 9pm with birch tree snowmen and 1840 ornaments for sale, Peppermint Mocha Martinis for $13, get your raffle ticket for a Team 1840 blanket, and buy your Christmas gift cards!
Bear Rock Adventures - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 8am - 5pm with 20% - 40% off select winter clothing and gear, buy $75 in gift cards and get $25 free, enter to win a $500 gift card, and food and drinks in store
Black Bear Tavern - Show a receipt from local shopping on 12/9/23 and enter the running for a $50 gift card
Borderline Barbershop - Open 7am to 1pm with door prize drawing
Canaan Naturally Connected - Holiday Bazaar, Cake Wars, Sleigh Rides, Santa visits, Vendors, Food
CAES vs. Moultonborough Varsity Basketball games at the Colebrook gym, 12/8 at 5pm and 6:30pm
Christa's Tree Farm - Choose & Cut Trees
CJEJ Farm / Blue Seal - Horsedrawn wagon rides in Canaan on 12/9
Colebrook Carpet - Cash & Carry Sale, 50/50 Raffle Tickets
Colebrook Plumbing & Heating -
Coös Brewery - Receipt from local purchase on 12/9/23 earns 15% off of a meal
Ducret's Sporting Goods - 20% Sale, open until 5pm
Fiddleheads - Door prize
First Lake General Store - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 7am - 5pm with a hot cocoa bar, pastries, and a 50% off sale
Full Send Bar & Grill - Pittsburg Sip & Shop
George M. Stevens Insurance - Reindeer food and cookies
Great North Woods Center for the Arts - Santa and Mrs. Claus visiting Sunday, 12/10, at 11am
Great North Woods Gallery and More - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 9am - 5pm offering chili and dip samples along with free soda and water. All in stock aluminum prints are 20% off!
Green Acres Country Store - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am to 4pm with a Bloody Mary Bar and Breakfast Sliders
Hicks Hardware - 15%-40% surprise discounts drawn at the door, free gift wrapping, cookies
Indian Stream One Room Schoolhouse - Sunday, December 10th, welcoming Santa and the joy of Christmas past from 10am - 2pm
LaPerle's IGA - open til 5pm
Liberty Barber Shop - open til 5pm
Lopstick Outfitters - Pittsburg Sip & Shop
NAPA Auto Parts - Set of free wipers up for grabs
North of the 45th Parallel Apparel Co. - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 4pm with hot chocolate, Tori's Homestead Donuts, Sales, Giveaways, and Raffles
Pauline's Boutique - Door prize drawing
Pittsburg Ridge Runners Snowmobile Club - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 3pm offering snacks, coffee, tea, and hot cocoa, with club store open for clothing, mugs, Melvin stickers, snowmobile raffle tickets, and Save the Trails hoodies and tees
Pittsburg Trading Post - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 4pm with free sips and snacks at all Sip & Shop locations, raffles, sales, and discounts
Quechee Farms - Door Prize Drawing and free hot chocolate
Remax - Open til 3pm
Solomon's Store - Open until 8pm
SR Studios Tech Services - Raffling a laptop from noon-6pm
The Blossom Shop - Door Prize
The Hair Company - Discount on Services
The Little Things Flower Shop - Special Sale
The Local Scoop - Door Prize Drawing and the opportunity to meet Santa!
The Old Appletree - Open Friday 11am-5pm with drawing for a gift basket and lots of in-store specials
The Tillotson Center - Movie "Are You There God? It's Me Margaret" on 12/8 with two showings at 12:30pm and 6pm
Up North Trading Co. - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 4pm with charcuterie cups and festive sips! All hoodies are BOGO (buy one, get one half off)!
Urban Daughter - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 4pm with free hot cocoa bar and 25% off any one item
Van Dyke Outfitters - Pittsburg Sip & Shop from 10am - 4pm with 25% off gift certificates
Weathervane Theatre - hosting karaoke on 12/9 with discounts on dinner
Wilderness Restaurant - Crafts and Baked Goods
Xiao Fei's Buffet - Discounts on Meals