November 5th Through December 12th is Buy Local Month Bowling Green! #BuyLocalMonth


By Admin, BuyLocalBG.com, BuyLocalBg@gmail.com/
Monday, November 2nd, 2015 11:00 AM CST

Buy Local Bowling Green is here to encourage Holiday Shoppers to BUY LOCAL and keep your holiday dollars in our community. We know that we must invest in what we value!

That’s why we are highlighting Buy Local Month starting in Early November going into the start of December. We will update events as they come in but here are some local events during the month to help set the mood or encourage your holiday shopping in Bowling Green. Use hashtag#BuyLocalMonth on social media to alert of events and photos you take for the month.

Here are the events we’ll add as they come in so check back in:

Thursday, November 5th- Morris Jewelry Estate Sale! Celebrity pieces from John Wayne, Bette Midler, Elizabeth Taylor, Bob Hope, and more!

Thursday, November 5th- 4th Annual KY/TN Latte Art Throwdown & Caffeination Celebration at Spencer’s Coffee. Coffees from the best roasters in Kentucky & Tennessee. Lattes from some of the best baristas in a 200-mile radius. Door prizes, refreshments and more — admission is free, and proceeds benefit the Center for Courageous Kids! https://goo.gl/t64Gr3

Friday, November 6th- Nest Uncommon Goods Chamber Ribbon Cutting at 10am. For every purchase over $75 (any and all items) will receive a free necklace ($20 value)!

Saturday, November 7th- A Shaker Breakfast. A Civil War-era Shaker breakfast that promises to please and to astonish . . . featuring fried chicken, scrambles eggs, sweet potatoes, pork sausage, asparagus, apple pie, buttermilk biscuits and more! Served at South Union Shaker Village’s famous railroad hotel, the Shaker Tavern. Reservations required: $22 members, $25 non-members / Time: Seatings at 8:30am and 10:30am

Saturday and Sunday, November 7th & 8th- Gypsy Moon Marketplace Presented by The Resurrection Shop at Highland Stables. Highland Stables presents their 1st Annual Barn Sale! Gypsy Moon Marketplace will exceed your expectations with handpicked creative makers and their unique products. https://goo.gl/HM9dAN

Saturday, November 7th- Orchestra Kentucky of Bowling Green Presents ‘A Tribute to Carole King & The Great Keyboard Rockers.’ http://goo.gl/zrVFsJ

Wednesday, November 11th- Veterans Day. Stay tuned for Discounts from Partners of Buy Local Bowling Green.

Wednesday, November 11th- Registration for Polar Express Opens at TheHistoric RailPark and Train Museum -Bowling Green! Reserve tickets starting November 11! It is the 12th year of conducting The Polar Express storytimes aboard the Historic Railpark’s Duncan Hines Dining Car at the L&N Depot. Sponsored by Kentucky Blue Gas Co. in partnership with the Warren County Public Library and the Historic Railpark and Train Museum, families are invited to board The Polar Express November 30-December 3 and December 7-10. http://historicrailpark.com/

Thursday Through Sunday, November 12th-15th- The Public Theatre of Kentucky Sunburst Youth Theatre: Twelfth Night. https://goo.gl/i6cevV

Saturday, November 14th- Homespun Holiday Market at Community Farmers Market Bowling Green. https://goo.gl/ZYl8KI

Thursday, November 19th- Night at the Market with Beech Bend Farmers Market. https://goo.gl/NLp01x

Saturday, November 21st- “Big Green Eggtravaganza” at Bowling Green Fireplace & Grill. They’ll be cooking a Thanksgiving turkey and all the fixins on the Big Green Egg AND They’ll be giving away an XL Big Green Egg. They’re partnering with 105.3 The Point.

Friday- Sunday, November 20th-22nd- A Holiday Extravaganza featuring Sleeping Beauty. The WKU Dance Company will bring enchantment to the stage as they share a jazzed up version of the classical ballet, Sleeping Beauty. This hour long concert will mesmerize audiences of all ages. The Sunday matinee includes a children’s Prince and Princess Parade and photo opportunities with Princess Aurora and the Prince!http://goo.gl/LXr87G

Black Friday, November 27th- Record Store Day at Mellow Matt’s Music & More. Just your local Record Store celebrating one of the music industries most celebrated events. This is a must do for music lovers.https://goo.gl/DaTwcU

December 3rd-13th- The Public Theatre of Kentucky Mainstage: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever! https://goo.gl/c6PMD9

Friday, December 4th- Downtown Lights Up! Head to Fountain Square from 5pm-8pm. A “Top 10 Great Public Spaces” in America! Santa, free carriage rides, refreshments and more!

Friday, December 4th- Bowling Green Gallery Hop. Galleries, Museums, & Studios around Town Maps available at Visitors Bureau, Capitol Arts, or any participating location 5-8 pm. Visit Ingen Art Gallery & Studio!http://goo.gl/Yl5a08

Friday, December 4th- Orchestra Kentucky of Bowling Green Presents Michael W. Smith Christmas. http://goo.gl/8qDtPk

Friday, December 4th- The 2015 Smiths Grove Christmas Parade Theme: A Small Town Christmas. http://goo.gl/G8em5e

Saturday, December 5th- It’s the Jaycee’s Annual Christmas Parade. Starting at 9:30 am; Downtown Bowling Green Beginning at Fountain Square.

Saturday, December 5th- “Christmas at Shakertown” Holiday Market. One of Kentucky’s finest antique and craft markets, just in time for Christmas! Features over 30 regional antique vendors and artists, all nestled in the historic atmosphere of the South Union Shaker Village. Admission: A canned food item or donation that will be distributed to those needful Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm. For a “first chance” opportunity to shop, make reservations for the “Christmas at Shakertown” Preview Party, Friday evening, December 4. Enjoy coffee, cider and desserts in the most.

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