The holidays are among us and if you’re out and about trying to get some shopping done over the weekend and today is Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is meant for shoppers to recognize the wonderful offerings that local businesses have to offer in our communities. Here in Fort Collins we have plenty of small business to go out and support.

Here are 3 of our favorite  small business to check out today.

The Cupboard


The Cupboard has been around for over 45 years and has become one of Colorado’s biggest kitchen retailers. When you walk through the doors of The Cupboard you are granted access into a world of possibility.  Your creativity and imagination will be stirring through store as many of its products are meant to create.

Today when you stop into shop you might just have the opportunity to stop in on two events that the Cupboard is hosting. Wander coffee will be joining The Cupboard to make pour over coffees  from 12 to 3 pm. Christina Marie  will be signing copies of her book Cooking Beer in Colorado from 1 to 4 pm.

Today’s Hours: 9:30 am to 8 pm

Location: 152 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524

JAX Mercantile Co.

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From the moment you step into JAX you are embraced with the feeling of adventure.  JAX offers products anywhere from outdoors clothing to military surplus gear JAX is prepared for whatever you want your journey to look like.  Take your friends or family as everyone is sure to find something that they just have to have here.

While JAX already kicked off their sales yesterday, they are still celebrating deals until this Monday. A big plus to JAX is that if you’re not in the mood to go out you can still partake in Small Business Saturday and shop online. All order’s shipping is free is placed through this Monday the 27th.

Today’s Hours: 9 am to 8 pm

Location: 1200 N College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524



Crayon Colors

Wadoo is a Fort Collins fan favorite. If you’re not sure what to gift someone make sure you stop in and let the ideas come to you. This store offers hand crafted gifts and furnishings created by artists throughout Northern America.

Uniqueness is found all throughout the store. Colors are abundant and the energy creates excitement for Wadoo’s customers. Enjoy the endless opportunity to provide joy not only to yourself, but to those for which you chose to gift.

Today’s Hours: 10 am to 6 pm

Location: 200 S College Ave # 150, Fort Collins, CO 80524