Mississippi's Small Shops Have Big Hearts
Take a stroll down Mississippi Avenue this weekend as the independent shops entice you with snacks, liquor and deals.
This weekend the shop owners dotted along Mississippi Avenue give an early Valentine’s Day gift to their patrons. For the first time, the Small Shop Big Hearts event features each retailer doing their own incentive take from champagne and trunk shows to gift specials and photo booths. Spend some time Saturday or Sunday strolling the street and popping into participating vendors for their special treats.
Black Wagon: Valentine Crafts for small and big kids and champagne for you know who
Flutter: Tarot readings and Valentine polaroids
Gumbo Gifts & Gallery: "For the love of Mardi Gras" Photo Booth. Free photo booth snapshots
from noon–6pm Saturday, Feb 9th. Masks and other adornments furnished for a stylized photos.
Participants may enter drawing for free portrait session with local photographer, Mercy McNab
Gypsy Chic: 15% off all sterling silver jewelry, and accessories. Complimentary wine & snacks all weekend
Jet Clothing: Bi-annual sale Feb. 8th-11th, with a storewide discount of 20% off
Manifesto Shoes: Complimentary chocolates and wine
Mississippi Chiropractic: Saturday, February 9th Valentine's day card writing event. Existing patients receive
a special gift certificate entitling their friends and family to a free initial exam and spinal X-rays (as needed)
with Dr. Clark
Mr. Green Beans: Join them for a “Coffee Brewing Method Comparison”, demonstrating different brew methods
and allowing people to taste how the brewing method can change to flavor of a coffee
North Portland Bikeworks: Valentines' day broken-hearted bourbon jello shots
Optik PDX: A new artist is featured at the Optik gallery, along w/a trunk show and complimentary wine
Salty's Dog & Cat Shop: Celebrating their 8-year anniversary, 10% of sales from Feb. 9th and 10th will go
to the Underdog Railroad Rescue. There will be a raffle and the proceeds will go to the
Underdog Railroad Rescue, who will be at the shop on Feb. 9th for adoption outreach
Stash Tea Retail Store & Tea Bar: Chocolate & dessert tea sampling, fusion blends tea sampling, tea & treats
tasting, and a gift raffle. All teas sampled will be 25% off Feb.1st-Feb.15th
Zahara Boutique: 15% off all sterling silver jewelry, and accessories. Complimentary wine & snacks all weekend