As a special thank you, we are celebrating “Customer Celebration Day” on Saturday, September 12. Participating businesses will be offering free giveaways, entertainment, and special discounts from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
We invite you to stroll through Alameda’s historic and vibrant downtown district to visit your favorite shops, restaurants, and services. Enjoy the entertainment and activities on the sidewalks and maybe even discover some new places along the way.
Look for the balloons in front of participating businesses.
For a chance to win a wonderful assortment of gift certificates and goodies from local businesses, be sure to stop by our information table at 1419 Park Street (in front of Park Street Plaza) to enter the FREE DRAWING. The grand prize is valued over $250!
Plan Your Visit
While exploring the shops and restaurants in Downtown Alameda you can enjoy musical entertainment, vintage fashion shows, jewelry demonstrations, and belly dancers. Plus, you can enjoy free treats along the way…
- 10:00-11:00am, Start your stroll with a free cup of coffee or tea at Julie’s Coffee and Tea Garden.
- Noon-1:00pm, When you’re ready for a break, find your way to C’era Una Volta for free cannoli and receive a free tote too.
- 1:00-4:00pm, After lunch, head over to Bonne Vie for a free Prosecco tasting (21+ only).
- 2:00-4:00pm, Don’t forget dessert — for a little family fun, stop at Twirl for a free cupcake decorating activity.
Visit our event page for the complete list of activities and locations: Event Schedule
Look for the Balloons to find Special Promotions
(click on each name for address and info about the business)
Alameda Ballet Academy – FREE Drawing for Nutcracker Tickets and 1 Month Free Class Tuition!
Alameda Theatre & Cineplex – Movie Costumed Character Appearances & Photo Op!
Artistic Home Studio & Boutique – Come in for free treats and art demonstrations.
Bead Inspirations – Free bag of beads to first 40 customers; FREE drawing for jewelry-making class ($55 value).
Twirl – FREE Drawing! Enter to win play/studio passes!
Alameda Collision Repair – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special treat.
Allstate Insurance – We Love Our Customers!
Island Print Express – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special discount.
Sabai Salon & Blow Dry Bar – 15% off waxing/nail/lash extension/hair service.
Urgent Care Center of Alameda – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special treat.
We Are Hair – 20% off all haircare products, plus sidewalk sale. FREE sticker books for all kiddies.
Yoga Alameda – All clothes 30% off. Bring a buddy to class for free (two for one classes) and more special offers.
Food & Drink
Alameda Island Brewing Company – $2 off beer flights from Noon to 5pm.
Alameda Natural Grocery – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive free samples.
Bowzer’s Pizza – Spin the Wheel! With every in-store purchase you can spin the wheel for a prize!
C’era Una Volta – 1/2 Price Wine Bottles and $10 Flights; FREE Drawing all day for $100 certificate.
Julie’s Coffee & Tea Garden – Free Tasting Table. $2 mimosas. Grab bag of prizes and discounts for customers.
Kau Kau Corner – Free Hawaiian Malasada with every Aloha Plate purchased.
McGee’s Bar & Grill – Buy 1 entree, get 1/2 off the second entree. Free soda w/ each purchase.
Ole’s Waffle Shop – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special discount.
Pampered Pup – Try our polish dogs for $3.50; Receive a FREE Pampered Pup Reusable Bag with any $20 purchase.
Tucker’s Ice Cream – One free baby cone with purchase of $5 or more. FREE drawing for chance to win a $25 gift certificate.
Wine & Waffles – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special discount.
Apparel & Accessories
Aphrodite’s Closet – Mystery discounts, free treats, and chance to win Oh Carol jewelry ($60 value).
Himalayan Gift Shop – All Jewelry are 20% off & All Clothes are 10% off.
Juniper Tree Vintage – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a special discount.
Lauren’s Closet – Get $10 off when you spend $50 in the store.
To Herb With Love – 20% off everything in the shop. FREE drawing for everyone with 5 winners to be selected.
Tootsies Alameda – Spin the Wheel to win discounts and freebies! SALE on selected items.
Retail & Gifts
Alameda See Spot Run – 10-25% off ALL non-pet food items (toys, treats, grooming supplies, bedding, and more)
Bonne Vie – Receive 10% off All Purchases.
C&M Upholstery & Fabrics – 30% off stock fabric, 20% off special order (5 yds or more). Available September 12-30.
Daisy’s – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to enter our FREE raffle.
De Lauer’s Newsstand – Buy 1 magazine, get 2nd for 30% off. Offer available 8am-3pm.
Lee Auto Supply – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive a free treat.
Lost City Antiques – Receive 10% – 50% off most purchases.
Monkey Bars – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive special discounts.
M&M Antiques and Collectibles – 30% Discount on all Items. FREE Drawing and Free Refreshments.
Ozone – 10% off any custom-built complete skateboard. All shirts are “Buy 2 Get 1 Free”.
Pauline’s Antiques – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive discounts and treats.
Pippa & Co. – Photo Wall and FREE Drawing!!
Sumbody Spa – We Love Our Customers! Visit us to receive special discounts.
Tot Tank – Receive 15% off children’s shoes.
Thank you for supporting local businesses! We look forward to seeing you!
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You’ll always find great food & drink establishments, charming shops, friendly services, and fun things to do in Downtown Alameda! To learn more about the businesses and events in Downtown Alameda, visit www.DowntownAlameda.com.