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Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Shaw, 11/25/17!

It's Shaw Business Saturday! Come celebrate the national Small Business Saturday event and Shop Small in Shaw!


Redeem ShawBucks at Participating Businesses on 11/25/17 to Receive $5 Off Your Purchase. Ask Partipating Retailers about Store-Specific Rules and Minimum Purchase Requirements.

*Come see dignitaries cut ribbons at 13 new Shaw businesses, starting at 10:00 AM!

* Pick up free Shaw swag, including t-shirts and recyclable shopping bags, at Cambria Suites and The Shay!

* Enjoy holiday craft-making and entertainment at Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library!

* See the holiday tree lighting at City Market at O!


Join DC Council Chair Phil Mendelson and Councilmembers Anita Bonds, Brianne Nadeau, Elissa Silverman, and Robert White at 10:00 AM at Seylou Bakery and Mill, 926 N Street, NW, as ribbons are cut at the following new and reopening businesses and murals:

Seylou Bakery and Mill, 926 N Street, NW

Calico, 50 Blagden Alley, NW

Unconventional Diner, 1207 9th Street, NW

1230 Restaurant , 1230 9th Street, NW

Supra, 1205 11th Street, NW

Lee's Flower & Card Shop Mural, 1026 U Street, NW

1942, 1942 9th Street, NW, Second Floor

FB Liquors, 1905 9th Street, NW

Right Proper Mural, 624 T Street, NW

600 T, 600 T Street, NW

El Techo, 606 Florida Avenue, NW, Roof 


Angel’s Share Wine & Liquors, 1748 7th Street, NW

Queen of Sheba Restaurant, 1503 7th Street, NW (Reopening/ New Ownership)

The Morris, 1020 7th Street, NW

MVP Sports Bar, 1015-1/2 7th Street, NW 


Use your “ShawBucks” at participating Shaw Main Streets businesses just like cash! $5 will be deducted from the cost of your purchase. (You can redeem one ShawBuck per establishment. Minimum purchase required. Ask each participating retailer for details.) Clip ShawBucks from our ads in The Georgetowner, Mid City DC, The Northwest Current, and Washington City Paper, or pick them up at participating businesses, the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library, or Kennedy Recreation Center. ShawBucks will also be distributed during the Shaw Business Saturday ribbon cuttings and at other venues on the day of the event.


Bring the kids to the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library, 1630 7th Street, NW for free holiday craft activities.


Visit City Market at O for family fun on the 1400 block of 8th Street, NW, starting at 1:00 PM, including free photos and the holiday tree lighting at 5:00 PM.


The full event schedule and list of participating businesses will be posted on this page on 11/24/17. And follow @shawmainstreets on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for updates!


Participating Businesses Accepting ShawBucks (as of 11/24/17):

Bazaar Spices, 2130 8th Street, NW

Calabash Tea & Tonic,  1847 7th Street, NW

Cambria Suites, 899 O Street, NW

Cherry Blossom Creative, 2128 8th Street, NW

Compass Coffee, 1921 8th Street, NW, #100

Compass Coffee, 1535 7th Street, NW

Dino's Grotto, 1914 9th Street, NW

Dolci Gelati Café, 1420 8th Street, NW

El Techo, 606 T Street, NW, Roof

FB Liquors, 1905 9th Street, NW

FishScale, 637 Florida Avenue, NW

Grand Cata Latin Wine Shop, 1550 7th Street, NW

HalfSmoke, 651 Florida Avenue, NW

IMM Thai on 9th, 1414 9th Street, NW

Kyirisan, 1924 8th Street, NW

La Jambe, 1550 7th Street, NW

Lee's Flower & Card Shop, 1026 U Street, NW

Lettie Gooch, 1921 8th Street, NW, #110

MVP Sports Bar, 1015-1/2 7th Street, NW

Old City Farm & Guild, 925 Rhode Island Avenue, NW

Pekoe Acupuncture & Wellness, 1410 9th Street, NW

Read Wall, 1921 8th Street, NW, #105

Red Toque Cafe 1701 6th Street, NW

Shaw's Tavern, 520 Florida Avenue, NW

The Shay, 1921 8th Street, NW

Uprising Muffin Company, 1817 7th Street, NW

Urban Athletic Club, 804 N Street, NW

Wagtime Pet Spa & Boutique, 1232 9th Street, NW

Wanda's on 7th Salon, 1851 7th Street, NW