Small Business Saturday in Silicon Beach. Do not forget about "Main Street" Store while shopping this Holiday Season in Silicon Beach.


This year, forget about Black Friday and Cyber Monday! Instead of supporting big corporations, give your money back to the community with Small Business Saturday. Below, we have listed some of our favorite little shops in Silicon Beach to support on Small Business Saturday!


About Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is this Saturday, November 30th. Founded by American Express as part of their “Shop Small nationwide movement”, Small Business Saturday has become a staple holiday shopping day in most communities. The day dedicated to supporting small businesses and and giving your money back into the community. Silicon Beach is home to many of amazing small, independent businesses, and is the perfect place to celebrate Small Business Saturday! 



Stone Candles

There is always one person in your life who is impossible to buy for! Whether it is your boss, a child’s teacher, or your mother in law — you can always find a gift at Stone Candles in Santa Monica. Stock up on hand-crafted candles, melting oils with aromatherapy benefits and soaps designed to look like crystals. And if you prefer to personalize your gift, Stone Candles hosts workshops where you can design your own candle label and choose from hundreds of oils to create a custom candle scent! 


Stone Candles
1660 Lincoln Blvd, Ste 200
Santa Monica, CA 90404


The General Store

Looking for that one unique gift for the person in your life who has everything? The General Store is the ultimate spot to pick up thoughtful and creative items for everyone on your gift list! If you can’t find the perfect gift to give, buy a gift certificate so that your friends and family can shop local and pick out their own clothing, plants, books household items and more, from The General Store! 


General Store
1801 Lincoln Blvd
Venice, CA 90291


Montana Avenue 

Okay, this might not be a “small business” but every year, Montana Avenue in Santa Monica hosts #SmallBusiness Saturday. The Montana Avenue Merchants Association, Buy Local Santa Monica and Santa Monica Travel & Tourism are coming together to bring you the perfect holiday gifts. Don't miss holiday shopping and sidewalk sales in many small shops in Santa Monica.


For a full list of local businesses in Santa Monica, visit the Buy Local Santa Monica website.