Are you looking for great Black Friday deals but don't want to face the big box store hassle? Look no further than University City's own Delmar Loop where local businesses are having sales to rival any big store.
Star Clipper will open early at 8 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23 for a graduated sale on virtually everything* in the store!
- 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. get 25 percent off.
- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. get 15 percent off.
Don't forget the bargain books section. Star Clipper has more than 3,000 graphic novels priced at 50 percent off. Select merchandise will also be heavily discounted throughout the day. Get in early for the best deals.
For more on the sale, check out Star Clipper's Facebook page.
*Some restrictions apply
Subterranean Books is now selling eReaders to go along with eBooks. The Kobo Mini is on sale this Friday and Saturday. The open source reader, regularly $79.99, is available for $49.99.
Ziezo is offering 15 percent off everything in the store on Friday and Saturday.
If you head out of the Loop down to the North and South area, there are meal deals on vegetarian- and vegan-friendly foods. Frida's Deli will be offering food discounts throughout the day, while supplies last.
The alternative art, craft and music event is all weekend at the Third Degree Glass Factory on Delmar. Over 100 artists will have their work on display.
Red Carpet Black Friday is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The entry fee is $10. The show continues from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. The entry fee on Saturday and Sunday is $3.
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