Black Friday Sales at Long Beach Retailers
2009-11-25 · By Barbara Holbrook
Big Box stores aren’t the only retailers trying to lure shoppers with sweet sales and steep discounts. Many mom and pop retailers are also feeding the frenzy of Black Friday sales. If you prefer to do your shopping off the beaten path, then check out these (mostly) independent retailers. You’re likely to find unique gifts and smaller crowds.
This list rounds up 9 Long Beach sales taking place on Black Friday — no coupon needed. Do you know of a store we missed? Leave a comment and give us the inside scoop on the best Long Beach sales.
DDR Projects be open early this Friday, from 11-3pm to help shoppers quench their thirst for unique, one-of-a-kind and artistic gifts. The local art gallery and retail store will also have a slew of merchandise on sale. DDR is located at 3403 East Broadway at Redondo Avenue. Call 562 434-8480.
City Grounds in the East Village is having a clearance sale with up to 50% off all bikes, frames and wheels. Visit the store for clearance sales on complete bikes and final markdowns on 2009 models. Plus, find more deals on their website www.citygrounds.com. Long Beach Fixed Gear is located at 435 East 1st Street. Call (562) 726-1234.
Black Friday shoppers at Vin de Pays will save 20% on everything in the store. 252 Elm Avenue, Long Beach. Call (562)495-4499 or visit www.vindepayswines.com.
proper will take 25% off storewide sales. No better time to finally get some proper footwear. Located at 425 E 1 Street, online at www.apropersite.com.
Pulp Fiction invites shoppers a weekend-long Long Beach sale on graphic novels, comic books, manga and anime at super discounted prices on Black Friday weekend. The sale has extended hours from 10am-7pm Friday-Sunday. Find the store at 1742 Clark Avenue at the corner of Atherton. Call (562) 986-4154 or visit www.pulpfictiononline.com.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul will have a huge Black Friday Sale at their stores in Los Angeles, Long Beach and Oxnard. They are also collecting toys and non-perishable food items. Give a little, get a little. Visit the Long Beach sale at 2750 Pacific Coast Highway.
Chewsy Dog can’t wait for the Howlidays to begin. The pet boutique will give 50% off your entire sale on Friday and Saturday, 10am-1pm. 4107 Viking Way. Call 562-354-6040 or visit chewsy-dog.com.
In the market for a big-ticket item? Long Beach BMW is opening at 6:00 a.m. for their Black Friday Joy Sales Event. The car dealer is enticing customers with a complimentary continental breakfast, door-buster specials and up to $12,000 off MSRP on select models. Visit Long Beach BMW for details.
CSULB Bookstore at 6049 E. 7th Street will give 25% off your entire purchase. Time to get decked out with hoodies, tees and hats. Go Beach! Online at www.shopthebeach.com.
If you’re brave enough to jump in, there are some great Long Beach sales to be found this weekend. As for me, I think I’ll wait for one of the less frenzied holiday sales coming up: Patchwork on Sunday or maybe 4th Street’s Holiday Sale on Dec 6.