This Saturday Nov 30, you can be a part of the 10th annual holiday shopping tradition that helps to bring communities together in support of their favorite small businesses. Are you ready to shop small and make a big impact in your community?

Small Business Saturday takes place all over the Quad Cities this Saturday, with plenty of restaurants, boutiques and independent retail businesses to enjoy a full day out while getting some of those holiday shopping lists completed.


Here are just a few activities going on this weekend around the area:


That Dam Shopping Trip 2019

Downtown Rock Island and Davenport

Friday Nov 29 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday Nov 30 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Join twelve downtown Rock Island and Davenport stores, literally on both sides of the Dam, for great shopping and a chance to win $1,200 in gift certificates just for doing what you’ll be doing on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, anyway – SHOPPING!


Small Business Saturday Extravaganza

The Market: A Journey to Joy (1800 7th Avenue Moline)

Saturday Nov 30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Come enjoy a fun day of supporting 40 small businesses in one big storefront! Deals and specials will be running all day.


Small Business Saturday in the Village of East Davenport

Village of East Davenport (2302 East 11th Street Davenport)

Saturday Nov 30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Village of East Davenport is home and host to many FREE Events throughout the year. Come and admire the vintage automobiles and tractors, discover your favorite work of art in the park, or celebrate a Christmas in the Village with Santa.


Whether you’re out to grab a bite to eat or get a good chunk of that holiday shopping done, take advantage of the amazing deals all over the Quad Cities this Saturday!

To help guide you in your search for the perfect Small Business Saturday stops, visit


Tess Abney was born and raised in the Quad Cities. Her passion for writing and entertainment was apparent at a very young age. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.