We're giving away $500 in Oxford Shopping

One of the perks of a small town is that local shops are abundant! Oxford is the proud home of numerous local retailers and eateries. Whether you are looking for outdoor gear, a fashionable update to your wardrobe or a gift for mom, Oxford’s got it all.

The holiday season is a great chance for you to show how much you love Oxford! Of course, we could not celebrate without awesome customers like you. Grab a few friends and head to Oxford for great shopping and deals.

Together with the Chamber of Commerce, we are giving away $500 in Oxford shopping on December 21st. To enter, simply write your name in at a entry box at one of the following locations.

Ace Hardware- Hardware and gifts

The Apple Tree-Distinctive gifts

Art Shop Co-op- Local artisan made gifts at the Art Center.

BikeWise Bike Center-Bikes, maps, and service

The Bird House Antiques-Fine furniture and quality antiques

Bluetique Cheap Chic- A fun and affordable boutique

DuBois Bookstore-Miami clothing and gifts

Follett’s Miami Co-op Bookstore-Miami clothing and gifts

Hush-Intimate apparel, women’s clothing

Juniper-Local boutique, clothing, jewelry, and more

Lane & Kate- Artisan made accessories

Seaview Outfitters-Luxury outdoor goods

Walker’s Footwear and Apparel- Footwear and apparel

Wild Berry-Incense and eclectic items

You’re Fired!- Paint your own pottery studio

For more information and links to each vendor’s website, visit http://www.enjoyoxford.org/things-to-do/shopping/

Whether you stop by Oxford to finish your holiday shopping or if you come for a “just because” trip, we think you will find what you are looking for! Still not sold on local shopping? We love this list of top ten reasons to shop small:

  1. Buy local-support yourself
  2. Support community groups
  3. Keep our community unique
  4. Reduce environmental impact
  5. Create more good jobs
  6. Get better service
  7. Invest in community
  8. Put your taxes to good use
  9. Buy what you want, not what someone else wants you to buy
  10. Encourage local prosperity

(sustainableconnections.org)