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Shop Local Saturday

  • Gwendy Garner PhotoSeveral vendors sold wares at Benson's Wine Bar in Chester on Shop Small Saturday. Among them were Scentsy, Pampered Chef and Tastefully Simple.

    Gwendy Garner PhotoSeveral vendors sold wares at Benson's Wine Bar in Chester on Shop Small Saturday. Among them were Scentsy, Pampered Chef and Tastefully Simple.

  • The Studio Boutique in Chester was a popular destination on Shop Small Saturday. Here, owner Lynette Mitchell, left, picks out some pieces to show customer Paula Platt.

    The Studio Boutique in Chester was a popular destination on Shop Small Saturday. Here, owner Lynette Mitchell, left, picks out some pieces to show customer Paula Platt.
    Gwendy garner photo

  • The Mississippi Valley Art Guild is all decked out. Shoppers had a wide variety of art and handmade pieces to choose from.

    The Mississippi Valley Art Guild is all decked out. Shoppers had a wide variety of art and handmade pieces to choose from.
    Gwendy garner photo

 
updated: 12/1/2021 9:18 AM

Saturday was Small Business Saturday, or Shop Local Saturday in Chester, when holiday shoppers are asked to spend their money locally. Chester businesses were decked out in their Christmas finery to welcome customers.