Shop Scranton, Shop Local!

 Shop Scranton Shop Local

Reduce your carbon footprint and support local! 
Walk downtown to shop at downtown businesses and enjoy holiday events!

Shop Hop Discounts

Instagram Contest

Holiday Events


Take advantage of students discounts and special events! A variety of downtown shops and restaurants offer a 10% student discount! For a full list, view the Show it, Save it Map.  

Student Holiday Shop Hop: On December 5th & 6th,
shop at the following stores and receive 15% off
(or other special discount) by showing your Royal ID!

Amendolaro (excluding Alex & Ani and Pandora)
Bella Faccias (chocolates only)
Comics on the Green (comics and graphic novels only)
Lavish Body+Home (10% off; free lip balm with purchase)
ScrantonMade (10% off at Holiday on the Square)
The Mall at Steamtown (discounts at the following stores):
  • A Dollar: buy 5 items, get one free
  • Auntie Anne's: 20% off
  • Austrian Crystal: 15% off
  • Bath & Body Works: $3 body cream day (Dec. 6)
  • Big Apple Beauty Supply: 15% off
  • Cel-Tel Accessories: 15% off
  • Cronin's Irish Cottage: 10% off
  • EP Fashions: 15% off regularly priced items
  • FYE: 15% off
  • Indian Crafts: 10% off
  • iDropped: 10% off
  • Love the Arts: 10% off
  • Massage Store: 10% off
  • Nail Trix: 10% off
  • No Question: 10% off
  • Phyl Your Bags: 15% off on select items
  • Radio Shack: 10% off
  • Scranton Library Express: 10% off
  • Shalimar: 10% off
  • Sports Fever: 10% off (excluding tickets and autographed items)
  • Variety Shop: 10% off non-tobacco products

 Share your Scranton Holiday Fun on Instagram in this special photo contest organized in cooperation with Scranton Tomorrow, the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce and ScrantonMade!

Instagram Photo Contest


Join in the Holiday Spirit at Special Scranton Events:

Nov. 28 - Jan. 2, 5-9 p.m.: Holiday Light Show, Nay Aug Park

Nov. 29 - Jan. 2: Holiday Decorating Showcase, participating downtown shops

Nov. 29: Small Business Saturday - Shop local wherever you are! (downtown Scranton and nationwide)

Nov. 30, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.: Holiday Marketplace, Scranton Cultural Center

Dec. 4, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Annual Holiday Fair, Scranton area vendors, DeNaples Ballroom 

Dec. 5 & 6: Student Holiday Shop Hop (special discounts offered at businessed and Holiday on the Square)

Dec. 5, 6-9 p.m.: First Friday and County Tree Lighting Ceremony, Downtown

Dec. 5 & 6, 5-9 p.m., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.: Holiday on the Square Market, Courthouse Square

Dec. 12 - Jan. 2: Festival of Trees, Electric Trolley Museum, 300 Cliff St.

Dec. 12-13: Nutcracker, Civic Ballet, Scranton Cultural Center

For timely updates about downtown businesses & events, find us on Facebook!

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, Scranton Tomorrow, the Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, and ScrantonMade.

Media Partner: The Aquinas