Small Business Saturday

Celebrate shopping small
with independent businesses

Get a free Cambridge tote bag
when you make a purchase
with your Frequent Buyer Card!

Saturday, November 30 (9am to 11pm)


November 30, 2019
9:00 AM ET


Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138


This event is free; no tickets are required.

Small Business Saturday, the Saturday after Thanksgiving, has become part of the country's annual holiday shopping tradition. It's a day to encourage people across the country to support small, local businesses. Locally owned and independently run since 1932, Harvard Book Store is pleased to be a part of this celebration.

Members of our Frequent Buyer program who make a purchase in the store on Saturday, November 30, will get a free Shop Cambridge linen tote bag (while supplies last!) Learn about more local events and activities at Share your favorite local spots for shopping and dining on social media with #ShopCambMA, and thank you for supporting your local economy!

What is Small Business Saturday?

Small Business Saturday is an effort to encourage community members to "Shop Small"—to keep their communities thriving by choosing to shop at the small businesses in their neighborhoods. While Small Business Saturday is highlighted as a special day when we can show our support as a nation for small business owners and our communities, the Shop Small Movement is a year-round campaign to celebrate and support small businesses every day.

And Don't Forget Cyber Monday

Can't make it to the store this weekend? You can still "Shop Small" online at and show your support for Harvard Book Store! On Cyber Monday, December 2, we'll take 20% off your purchase when you use the the promo code CYBER2019 at check out. Learn more about Cyber Monday here.

Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

Walking from the Harvard Square T station: 2 minutes

As you exit the station, reverse your direction and walk east along Mass. Ave. in front of the Cambridge Savings Bank. Cross Dunster St. and proceed along Mass. Ave for three more blocks. You will pass Au Bon Pain, JP Licks, and TD Bank. Harvard Book Store is located at the corner of Mass. Ave. and Plympton St.

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