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||Modish|
|The Crazy Pinneapple||New Laundry|
|Duffy Accessories||Over the Moon|
Instagram Holiday Contest: Upload a photo or video highlighing your favorite downtown shop or Scranton holiday event with #ShopScranton, or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org for a chance to win a $30 gift certificate to a downtown store of your choice!
Join in the Holiday Spirit at Special Scranton Events
Nov. 23 – Jan. 3. 5-9 p.m.: Holiday Decorating Showcase, participating downtown shops
Nov. 29 - Jan. 5, 5-9 p.m.: Holiday Light Show, Nay Aug Park
Nov. 30: Small Business Saturday - Shop wherever you are! (downtown Scranton and nationwide)
Dec. 1, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.: Holiday Marketplace, Scranton Cultural Center
Dec. 5, 12, 19: Open Late Thursday Downtown Shopping Nite (hours vary)
Dec. 5, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Annual Holiday Fair, Scranton area vendors, DeNaples Ballroom
Dec. 6, 6-9 p.m.: First Friday and County Tree Lighting Ceremony, Downtown
Dec. 6-7, 5-9 p.m., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.: Holiday on the Square Market, Courthouse Square
Dec. 14 - Jan. 5.: Festival of Trees, Electric Trolley Museum, 200 Cliff St.
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 in collaboration with: The Center for Student Engagement, The University of Scranton Small Business Development, The Office of Sustainability, Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) Scranton chapter, The University of Scranton Business Club, and Scranton Tomorrow.
Media Partner: The Aquinas