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Sq/Ft: now through Sunday, Jan. 24, everything is 50% off

Squash Blossom: now through Sunday, Jan. 24, everything is 50% off

Tres Jolie: 50% off select merchandise

Bleu Hanger: 20-50% off storewide

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Make your way around Decatur this Saturday and stop into all of the participating shops for chance to win giveaways and learn about secret sales.

Decatur Boutique Crawl


Participating shops:


  • Vivid Boutique is hosting Cheeky Maiden in the store. The all-natural, local company will be giving out free samples.
  • HomeGrown is giving away certificates to Butter and Cream.
  • Sq/Ft will have a live DJ.

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Shop by Boogaloos today and get 20 percent off all full price merchandise.

March Fab Friday 2015

246 W. Ponce de Leon Ave.

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bleu hanger postcard


Bleu Hanger is now open at 305 E. College Ave (in between Trackside and Meldora hair salon). To see more photos and for the shop’s social media pages, check out this post on the Visit Decatur blog. Happy last minute holiday shopping!


bleu hanger hangers

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Do your last minute shopping at your favorite local shops tonight in downtown Decatur and then head to the square between 7 and 8 p.m. to roast a marshmallow at the community bonfire.

For a list of participating Terrific Thursday shops click here.

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Happy Terrific Thursdays, everyone!

There’s a lot going on tonight, so bundle up and head to downtown Decatur for holiday specials.

For a full list of participating shops and restaurants, visit www.decaturga.com/terrificthursdays.

Here are some highlights for the evening:

  • There will be two groups of street performers around the square this evening between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Take a photo/video of them, share it and tag it #terrificthursdays
  • Natural Body Spa is hosting a “Spa-liday Affair” 5-8 p.m. The entire store is on sale and complimentary mini services will be available. Bring in 3 cans for the Hosea Williams Feed the Hungry for an additional discount.
  • The 17 Steps is hosting a Gourmet Georgia Day with tasting from Byrd Cookies, Emily G’s Jams of Love and Prissy’s Peach items.
  • Wild Oats and Billy Goats is hosting an ornament signing with the City of Decatur’s 2014 holiday ornament artist, Nate Nardi.

Remember, if you spend $200 at Decatur’s local shops during the month of November, you can turn in your receipts at the Visitors Center to get a $20 gift card to a local restaurant. Details here.

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Throw caution to the wind and celebrate Valentine’s Day a day early on February 13 with our Fall in Love Indie-Catur event.

Or if you want to take the more traditional route and celebrate on the actual holiday, here are some local suggestions:

Restaurant Specials

No. 246: Offering a four-course prix fix menu of rustic Italian dishes for $60 per person. Tax and gratuity are not included. To reserve a table for the Valentine’s Day meal, call 678-399-8246

LEONs: Featuring an amazing date night menu along with specially crafted cocktails, bubbles and beer. Seating will be on a first-come basis.

The Iberian Pig: Offering a choice between its regular menu or a very special Chef’s tasting menu that you can view here. Call 404-371-8800 for reservations.

Wahoo! Grill: A special selection of menu items prepared exclusively for Valentine’s Day. Click here for reservations.

Gift Shopping

Worthmore Jewelers: Browse for the perfect piece of jewelry or stop by on Feb. 13 and meet two local artists: painter Shannon Willow and glass blower Sy Dowling. Dowling will be selling handmade, glass roses just in time for Valentines.

Wild Oats & Billy Goats: Featuring Nate Nardi’s Valentine-themed glassware and other homemade heart items.

Trinity Mercantile: Get 40 percent off your purchase of the perfect pair – lamps, chairs, pillows, art prints and more, Feb. 11-15 in-store.

Oakhurst Market: Special Valentine’s Day supper. Details will be posted on OM’s Facebook page.

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January 19: One day sale at Mingei World Arts, 12-5pm only.

January 20: Big Top Clown Performance at the Decatur Chick-Fil-A. Stop by for a 45 minute clown show (beginning at 5:15pm), face painting, fun prizes for everyone and a chance to enter a raffle for four circus tickets to the Built to Amaze show at Phillips Arena in February. Kids in clown or circus costumes will receive a free 4-count Kid’s Meal.

January 23: Parker’s on Ponce presents Beam Family Dinner, a five course whiskey dinner where you can meet Parker’s new chef and learn about whiskey from a Beam specialist. 6:30 p.m. receptions, 7 p.m. dinner, $55/person. Limited seating by reservation only: 404-924-2230.

January 23-27: HomeGrown Artist Studio Sale. One-of-a-kind artwork, jewelry, accessories, handcrafted home goods and more all at 30-70% off.

Starting January 31: For those looking for a new late night destination, No. 246 is staying open until midnight on weekends. Guests can visit the bar to satisfy their nocturnal pizza cravings with $6 all-you-can-eat margherita and salami pizzas. The full bar menu of cocktails, wines and beers is also available.

February 5: A Taste of Brodeaux at Wahoo! Grill. Enjoy the hand crafted wines of Bordeaux, France from Vignette Cellers along with complementary food pairings from chef Scot Davis, 5-7 p.m., $24/person.

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