Upcoming Events


Small Business Saturday

November 24

Mark your calendars for Small Business Saturday! This year, Uptown Main Street will be promoting our business corridor and asking our community to think local this holiday season. Check out the list of participating businesses below and be sure to visit us at our check in stations at Red Derby (3718 14th St NW) and ANXO (711 Kennedy Street NW) to pick up your #ShopSmall bag & enter our raffle!

We're excited to announce that the following businesses will hosting special events or offering discounts on November 24th:

Red Derby will be hosting a UMS check in station, a live art demonstration & Polaroid photo booth in addition to offering free donuts from What's a Bagel (11am-5pm); $1 off cans of locally made drinks; $1 off Green Hat G&T's, Rose Coupe cocktails & Lite My Fire beer/shot combos

ANXO Cidery & Tasting Room will be hosting a UMS check in station & a photo booth. You can also pick up FREE bulbs from City Blossoms to beautify your tree box or front yard!

Taqueria Distrito Federal will be giving customers 10% off all day! Under new management, this taqueria offers tasty classics and innovative combos. Stop by on the 24th!

- Downtown Liquors will be giving customers 10% on all wines! Stock up for the holidays!

Vintage Glam Tea Party & Co. is hosting a special open house with vendors & refreshments. Visit our friend Robin to find a unique vintage outfit for the holidays or stock up on holiday gifts!

L'Enfant Flower Shop & Café is offering gifts at a 20% discount. If you spend $70 or more, our friends at L'Enfant will send you or your loved one a small seasonal bouquet of flowers for just $5 and gift wrap your items for free. They're also giving away fresh baked cookies with all drink purchases on Saturday & Sunday!

Jackie Lee's is offering specials on local beverages. During brunch you can snag a $3 Mimosa or a $4 Bloody Mary. Our event only goes until 3pm, but that doesn't mean the deals stop! From 5-7pm, you get $4 beers from local breweries & $6 cocktails.

Moreland's Tavern will be offering $4 DC Brau Brewing Company beers all day! A small business supporting another small business? What could be better?!

Twist & Turns Body Fitness is offering a workout pass special!  Stop by between 9am and 2pm on the 24th-29th for major savings. A 10-class pass is only $80 and a 6-class pass is only $50. These can be used for all week-day and week-end classes aside from the 6 AM club!

- Our event ends at 3pm, but Library Tavern DC is continuing the fun with a special #ShopSmall Happy Hour from 3-5pm hosted by Network Hair. Be sure to stop by!

Cherry Blossom Creative has very generously donated two neighborhood prints for our #SmallBusinessSaturday guests to win. To enter, make a purchase at one of the businesses listed above and then visit us at either Red Derby or ANXO Cidery & Tasting Room to pick up your #ShopSmall bag & enter to win!

Have plans to visit another #UptownMainStreet business that day but want to enter our raffle? No problem! Make a purchase at the following businesses and pick up your raffle tickets:

- 14th Street Mini Market
- Wonder Nailz
- Soup Up
- Highlands Cafe
- Andrene’s Soul Food & Caribbean Cafe
+ more to come!