Shop Scranton, Shop Local!
Want to reduce your carbon footprint,
Support downtown Scranton Businesses and
Buy unique gifts this holiday season?
Bring Scranton Home with Scranton-opoly
Available in the University’s bookstore in early December. Read a review in the Times Tribune!
‘Tis the Season for Downtown Discounts
Show your Royal ID at these downtown shops and receive a
10% student discount. For a full list of downtown business that
provide student discounts, view the Show it, Save it Map.
|Chocolate Creations||The Mall at Steamtown- participating stores only
|Comics on the Green||New Laundry
|The Crazy Pinneapple||New Visions Studio & Gallery
|Duffy Accessories||Over the Moon
|Fanciful Fox||Plotkin's Red Wing Shoes
|Freedlove||Tuck's Army & Navy|
Tweet a photo of your favorite downtown shop or Scranton holiday event to @univofscranton with #ShopScranton or email it to email@example.com for a chance to win $50 in downtown prizes!
Join in the Holiday Spirit at Special Scranton Events
Nov. 23 – Jan. 1. 5-9 p.m.: Holiday Light Show, Nay Aug Park
Nov. 24: Small Business Saturday by American Express (downtown Scranton and nationwide)
Nov. 25, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.: Buy Local Holiday Marketplace, Scranton Cultural Center
Nov. 25, 12-2 p.m.: Ornament Making Workshop at the Catlin House, Lackawanna Historical Society
Nov. 26 through Dec.: Holiday Decorating Showcase, participating downtown shops
Dec. 6, 13, 20: Open Late Thursday Downtown Shopping Nite (hours vary)
Dec. 6, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Annual Holiday Fair, Scranton area vendors, DeNaples Ballroom
Dec. 6, 6 p.m.: County Tree Lighting Ceremony, Courthouse Square
Dec. 7, 6 – 9 p.m.: First Friday, throughout downtown Scranton
For timely updates about downtown businesses & events, find us on Facebook!
Downtown Walking Maps are available in the Student Government Office. View a Shop Scranton, Shop Local Poster.
A project of: The Office of Community Relations, Center for Student Engagement, The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center, Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE), and Scranton Tomorrow. Media Partner: The Aquinas