This Saturday, 6th December, there will be free car parking in all of the New Forest District Council Car Parks in celebration of Small Business Saturday.
This is a day to do your Christmas Shopping in the great local shops that are throughout the New Forest. By supporting those shops we are also making sure that we support our local economy.
This year there is a great day to be had in Lymington, as it has been chosen to be the Brand New Forest Town of the Year 2015, and to start the year with a bang Small Business Saturday is being celebrated in style.
There will be entertainment in Angel Courtyard, a treasure hunt, Father Christmas, a Lymington Business Expo at the Community Centre and fun in both Earley and Angel Courtyards.
A large number of shops have got super special offers on for that day only - below are some of the offers; there will be more on the day!
A and J Seal Butchers - A pound of Rump steak for a fiver (RRP £7.57)
Angel and Blue Pig - Breakfast, Lunch or supper offer for a fiver
Angel Hair - A mini hair wrap for £5 (9am to 12.30pm only)
Barwicks - £5 lucky dip- Win a much more valuable item!
Bel Amour - 10% off all day
Belle Enfants - Special offer on Rubbabu toys, all day for Small Business Saturday
Blu Bambu - Bags of kindling for a fiver. Launch of Xmas tree sales too!
Buchanans - A special display of Jewellery for £5
Cellar Tasting House and Wine Merchant - Two Glasses mulled wine £5
Ciao Bella - Coffee and Pannatoni £5 special offer.
Cook - £5 pack of posh pigs in blankets!
Courtyard Flowers - Beautiful Christmas Plant for £5
Cutters - Buzz Cut (grade 1 or 2) only £5
Enigma - Keep Calm and Love Lymington Mugs £5 (normally £7.50)
Esprit - 10% off all day in Esprit
Figgures Cycles / Figgures Toys - Table Tennis paint box with paper (reduced to £5), 3 x Wow figures (normally 1.99 each)
Frock Shop - Sparkly Finger gloves £5 (RRP £8.99)
Gizmos - Adults Gizmo gadget offer for a tenner / Kids gadget offer for a fiver
Glow and Co - Bomb Cosmetics promotion inside
gohenry (online) 4 months free trial offer go to www.gohenry.co.uk/sbs and use code: SB0400A
Grand Café - Two coffees (any type/size) and two minced pies for £5.
Hair and Beauty Salon -£5 offers on selected products from the prestigious Kerastase hair care range, which is only exclusively stocked by the salon locally
Henri Lloyd - Free luxury socks on purchases over £50
Hogarth 100% Lambs wool scarf - £5 (RRP £9) - then £5 voucher on spend over £30.
Karen's Pet Market - Pheasant or Duck dog toy - £5 while stocks last!
La Churreria – Special £5 Paella Offer
La Vina - Buy one get one free (Main Menu only)
Lemana Café - 2 scones with cream and jam and 2 pots of tea for £5!
Lucky Seven Streetwear - 2 pairs of cool socks for a fiver!
Lulus - 10% off all day
Maison Cuisine - Quiche and salad £5
Maxwell Hamilton - £5 off all purchases over £40
New Forest Ice Cream - Special offer tbc
Old Guys Rule - Free Cufflinks (RRP £14.99) with purchases over £34.99 (normally £39.99)
Osborne's - Special offer tbc
Out There Wear - £5 off a pair of wellies/buy any two accessories with a fiver off.
Peacock Computers - online offer - £5 off all orders over £50; available until 31st December enter code SBS05 when checking out. Not available in conjunction with any other offer.
Roots and Fruits - Veggie box for a Sunday roast only £5.
Rosiepics - £5 off family photo shoot ( £34.00) including a framed print
Silverbox Jewellery - Special offer tbc
Simply B - 20% off Flitflop shoes/Free wrapping service on all Neom Organic products
Solent Cellar - Free Wine and Chocolate Tasting promotion in association with Beaulieu chocolate.
Sophies Coffee - 2 hot drinks and a slice of cake for a fiver.
Stephenson's Image Centre - FREE print and frame!
Suitably Shod - Spend £50 and get £5 off any full price item
Sweet Things - Special offer tbc
The Lymington Tile Centre - buy tiles on 6th September and get half price adhesives and grouting.
To…. Love Cards - 2 boxes of Impact Xmas cards for £5
Truffles - 2 Boxes of Beech's Chocolate for a fiver
Yasmin Florists - Professional Xmas wreath making classes £5 off all day.
The entertainment in Angel Courtyard is non-stop throughout the day:
Programme of entertainment Angel Courtyard.
10am – Ian Halliday
10.30am – Speech and Drama Group
11am – Speech and Drama Group
11.30am – Lindyhoppers Jive!
12.30pm – Ian Halliday
Lymington, Town of the year 2015
1.30pm – The Blue Ties
2.30pm – Intreg8 Dance
3pm – Zapp Dance
3.30pm – Intreg8 Dance
3.45pm – Clive’s Music School
4.15pm – The Diamonds
* The Liberty Owls will be displaying birds of prey between 11am and 2pm.
In Earley Courtyard you can enjoy the music and Spanish atmosphere while savouring the authentic Spanish Paella on special offer for that day! Look out for thebestof The New Forest too!
Children can hunt out Brand New Forest, Thebestof The New Forest, Lymington.com and Totally locally to get stickers for their treasure hunt card - if they get all four, they can find Father Christmas at the Community Centre for a prize.
While you're at the Community Centre, make sure you take a look at the Lymington Businesses displaying there.
And make the most of a great opportunity to speak with property professionals at Fells Gulliver on the High Street, who have a special event that day - all your property questions answered from buying to conveyancing and mortgages.
Lymington is the place to be on Saturday 6th December- see you there!