You won’t have to wait until Black Friday to start your holiday discount shopping.
Get a head start at the Holiday Boutique Crawl on Saturday, November 21, in the Northeast Riverfront district. The emphasis is on local gifts as several independent retailers located within a couple-block radius along University and Hennepin avenues break out bargains from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Boutique crawlers can also register to win a $500 shopping spree.
You're sure to make some progress on that gift list with specials like these:
Key North – 20 percent off any single regularly priced item and 30% off all Key West Aloe skin and hair care products. During the event, Key North offers free parking in their lot and the adjoining lot.
Belle Reve Boutique –20 percent off a single regular priced item.
I Like You- Third Annual Ornament Show featuring refreshments and handmade ornaments from more than 25 local artists.
Aveda Institute – a complimentary cup of tea, a five-minute hand or neck massage, and a customized facial mask sample in the gift bag section.
Parc Boutique- 20 percent off your entire purchase.
Surdyk's Liquor and Cheese Shop- 20 percent off every wine and 10 percent off every spirit.?
T Lee Fine Jewelry – Annual Holiday Open House from 6 to 9 pm, debuting new designer jewelry collections in Palladium and a chance at $100 gift cards and pearls. New paintings by Kevan Willington/Music by Northern Strings Quartet.
Artistic Indulgence- 15 percent off of an entire frame order and select artwork.
Look & See Eyecare- $100 off a complete pair of prescription glasses or sunglasses.
Other participating stores include Bibelot, Bella Lana,GH2, Melrose Antiques and Pacifier.
For more information: www.northeastminneapolis.com