Shop local for Small Business Saturday

Great deals in the Hudson Valley on any holiday

small business saturday at Hudson Beach Glass

In light of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, American Express created Small Business Saturday as a refreshing alternative to the insanity that begins the start of winter holiday shopping season. Many shops in the Hudson Valley agree that you can find amazing deals locally with a level of customer service that the big chain stores can't provide. Have fun shopping and tell them that we, at Hudson Valley Parent, sent you.


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Alps Sweet Shop 
1054 Main St., Fishkill 12524 

Looking for chocolates and candies to give and enjoy during the holidays? Alps Sweet Shop offers traditional sweets, such as foiled candies and delicious designer chocolate. Plus, all of their chocolate is made locally in Beacon. Joanne from Alps says, "We're doing very well. People are trying to shop small business more!"

Crossroads Gift Shop
1122 Route 82, Hopewell Jct
Family owned and operated shop specializing in an array of unique items including hand-crafted and locally made. Exceptional service and free gift wrapping.

Echo Women's Boutique and Toystore
470 Main St, Beacon
A wonderful collection of classic wooden toys, eco-friendly and plush, art supplies, books and oragnic baby clothes plus women's clothing, unique gifts, handbags, shoes and more.

Good Tidings Gift Shop
2 Charles Colman Blvd, Pawling
Located in the quaint Village of Pawling. Provide quality gifts in all price ranges for all occasions always with complimentary gift wrapping!

Haven Boutique
43 Vassar Rd (Red Oak's Mill), Poughkeepsie
Helping women in their daily hustle by giving options from school drop off to work to the soccer field in style! Stop in for all your holiday party needs, grab a gift and have fun while you shop.

Hudson Beach Glass 
162 Main St. Beacon 12508 
Hudson Beach Glass has been blowing glass for more than 25 years. At their local shop in Beacon you can enjoy beautiful pieces on display in the gallery, watch demonstrations and during the holiday season create your own blown Christmas ornament. 

3258A Franklin Ave, Millbrook
Custom photography and a curated gift collective located in the quaint Village of Millbrook, NY. Juniper carries things from high end children's products to gifts, home decor and more.

Land of Oz Toys and Gifts
41 East Market St, Rhinebeck
A charming toy shop located in the heart of Rhinebeck. Most of the products are made in the USA and support the local economy.

Oblong Books and Music
6422 Montgomery St. Rhinebeck
26 Main St. Millerton
Oblong Books and Music is the largest independent book and music store in the Hudson Valley. They have a large and inviting children's book and toy section, bargain books, friendly staff and offer a frequent buyer program. They often have book signings and other events.

Paper Trail
6423 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck
A delightful emporium dedicated to fine paper, custom invitations, fanciful jewelry and stylish gifts.

Pegasus Kids Shoes
3 East Market St, Rhinebeck
A shoe store entirely for kids right in the Hudson Valley! They sell infant through kid size 7 and a wide variety of brand names you love!

Red Hook Emporium
7392 South Broadway Red Hook 12571
Red Hook Emporium offers antiques, collectibles, local art and furniture in their emporium of the best local crafts. Jennifer from Red Hook says "We support local business because the thirty vendors that we have are all local small businesses. We're supporting each other." The emporium even offer aromatherapy consultations, allowing you to create your own scents for custom perfumes!

6423 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck
Rhinebeck's new Waddle 'n Swaddle filled with all the lovelies and essentials for children, babies and parents you know and love. Land of Oz has everything from decor to dolls, science sets, games, ride ons, dress up and much more.

Sierra Lily
1955 South Rd, Poughkeepsie
Proudly serving the Hudson Valley for over 40 years with unique gifts, jewelry, accessories, home decor and more. They carry many local-made in the USA products as well as Fair Trade Goods.

The Imperial Castle
33 East Main St, Pawling
A modern and vintage toy store in the Hudson valley filled with collectibles and modern favorites such as Funko POPs, LOL Dolls, Lego, Nerf and Star Wars.

Waddle 'n Swaddle
32 Raymond Ave. Poughkeepsie 12601
845-473-5952Waddle n Swaddle is a mama and baby essentials boutique and wellness center with locations in Poughkeepsie and Rhinebeck. They will have black Friday specials store wide as well as small business Saturday deals!


Flow Theory Art and Craft Studio
2 Union St, Montgomery
Let your crafting imagination run wild. Come in and craft at your leisure or shop the small selection of ready made gifts.

Madison Avenue Fine Children's Boutique
246 Main St, Cornwall
Unique baby gifts and beautiful children's wear, toys, layette, communion gowns and much more.

Montgomery Sporting Goods and Paintball
32 Union St. Montgomery
Sporting goods make great gifts and encourage a healthy lifestyle! Montgomery Sporting Goods offers a wide variety of athletic equipment and offers some of the best paintball and airsoft collections in the Hudson Valley. "Going to a small store is less hectic," says one staff member. "You get more customer care because we can help you out immediately while the big stores can't afford it."

Newburgh Vintage Emporium
5006 Rt 9W, Newburgh
Over 45 vendors carefully chosen based on style. Offering everything from home decor to antique treasures.

SJ Vintage 1923
165 South Plank Rd, Newburgh
Unique, artisan handmade gifts or visit the workshop to create your very own custom piece. Custom home decor items, furniture and a small selection of specialty items from teas and crackers to handmade blankets.

101 Main St, Pine Bush
Stop in to create your own piece of art for the holidays or choose a unique already made piece. Uptiquing also refinished custom pieces of furniture and more!


Bop to Tottom, boutiqueBop to Tottom
299 Wall St. Kingston 12401
With extended holiday hours this month (check their Facebook page for updates) they have a unique collection of gifts for everyone. They pride themselves on their customer service and providing each guest with a personal shopper feel.

Dedrick's Pharmacy
190 Main St, New Paltz
An extensive array of gifts and home decor. Dedrick's offers everything you would expect plus the love and attention you deserve.

New Baby New Paltz 
15 Plattekill Ave., New Paltz 12561 
New Baby New Paltz is described by owner Donna Bruschi as a 'destination location', attracting business with their specialty baby merchandise. Donna Bruschi says that shopping small business is important, "The money you spend locally goes back into the community."

Pegasus Kids Shoes
10 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock
A shoe store entirely for kids right in the Hudson Valley! They sell infant through kid size 7 and a wide variety of brand names you love!

Tonner Doll Company
14 Hurley Ave. Kingston 12401
"I think shopping locally is becoming more and more important for people," says Jack Kralik of Tonner Doll Company. "They are feeling more sympathetic for small businesses." Tonner Doll Company originated in Kingston and has created toys for many famous licenses including Disney, Harry Potter and The Wizard of Oz. They also have a doll hospital where you can bring in dolls that need drastic repair. You and your family will be amazed in the detail and work that is put into each doll at Tonner Doll Company.


Canal Town Emporium
107 Sullivan St, Wurtsboro
One of Sullivan County's gems! Shop carries everything from candles to clothes, country food, handmade goods and an extensive Christmas Shoppe! Pus visit Black Friday through Christmas Eve to see the Dance of the Lights, a holiday light show synchronized with music.