Shop Small for the Holidays


Local businesses are beginning to dress up their store fronts and host great events to start the Holiday season.  Don't miss your chance to get into the spirit and find some great holiday ideas & deals right here in Granville:

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Cedar Creek, a glass & pottery gallery will be having their Annual Holiday Open House November 18th and 19th.  Join them the weekend before Thanksgiving for: Hundreds of handmade ornaments in glass, metal, clay and fabric!
Pose for Selfies with Santa, John Martin's handcrafted holiday tree, Unique and one-of-a-kind gifts, Seasonal decor 2017 Holiday Ornament to benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, Food Truck, Live Music in the gallery and more!   CLICK HERE for details or log onto for more information.

earthernEarthen Vessels will have their 13th Annual Pottery Sale November 18th & 19th.  Featuring the work of local potter Sylvia Harrison.  Bring a friend and receive a free magnet.  Register to win a beautiful piece of pottery.  The event will take place at 227 Saddletree Road in Oxford.  Fro more information CLICK HERE or call 919-693-9408. 


corn hillCorn Hill Farms is a family owned farm that started in 1985 growing Christmas Trees in Oxford. They are open Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 am till 5:00 pm beginning November 24th to purchase trees.  They have a  nice selection of choose and cut trees, wreaths, and a select group of Frasier Fir trees we will bring in from the NC mountains..  For more information, log onto or call 919-395-2739.


Beach Run Farm will have their Annual Holiday Open House every weekend after Thanksgiving, beginning November 25th. They will be open 10 am to 4 pm Thursdays-Saturdays and 12 pm to 4 pm on Sundays.   Alpaca hats, gloves, socks, scarves, baskets, yarn spun from their alpacas will be available to purchase and more.  The farm is located on 6097 Bob Daniel Road in Oxford.  For more information, call 919-525-7015 or log onto

nansNan's Young Fashions in downtown Oxford will have Shop Small & Thanksgiving Sale November 24th & 25th.  There will be 25%-40% off of Fall/Holiday Clothing, 25% off Raingear, 10% off Coats and 50% of Talkies.  For more information, log onto their website or Facebook Page Nan's

On Saturday, November 25th shoppers are invited to the 4th Annual Shop Granville Event on Saturday, November 25th. Get out and participate in the “Shop Granville” Treasure Hunt by visiting local small businesses from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. during this holiday shopping event. At every participating location there will be a hidden “Shop Small” army man. Browse the store until you find him! Once you spot him take a selfie and post it on social media with the hashtag #ShopGranville17. Then let the store owner know so that you can enter to win a prize at each location. This event is hosted by the Granville County Chamber of Commerce. For questions, contact Toni Anne Wheeler (919) 528-4994 or or stop by one of the Chamber offices for more information.


Believe Photography will have Pictures with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Remember When Antiques & Collectibles, Gift & Garden Shoppe in downtown Oxford on Sunday, November 26th from 1 pm to 4 pm.  No appointment necessary.  For more information, log onto Believe Photography

hubThe Hub on Main will host their  Stocking Stuffer Night on Tuesday, December 5th at 7 pm.  Cross those stocking stuffers off your list!  Men's, Women's and Teen Items will be available to purchase and complimentary Wine and Food Samples. 

For more information on their events CLICK HERE or  log onto their Facebook page The Hub on Main NC.


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