Last weekend was back-to-school tax free weekend, and many people capitalized on it in hopes of saving a few bucks. If you missed it, The District in Quincy has another opportunity for you.

Shop Local Saturday in The District is scheduled for Saturday, August 12th. This is another chance for you to save on back-to-school shopping. Participating stores in downtown Quincy will offer discounts equal to sales tax for those of you who just need a few more things before school starts.

The following Quincy businesses will be participating:

Ally's Boutique • Ally's Too - 535 Maine (Maine Center) • 509 Maine
Bead Freaks - 901 Maine
Blush Boutique - 622 Maine
Dame Hurdle & Company - 535 Maine (Maine Center)
District Designs II - Fresh Pix - 648 Maine
Domestics, Etc. - 119 N. 6th
For Home & Her - 644 Maine
Grown -N- Gathered - 601 Maine
Lavish Floral Design - 105 N. 10th
Lullaby Moon Baby Boutique - 117 N. 4th
Potter & Vaughn - 504 Hampshire
Premier Diva - 115 N. 4th
Quincy Steamboat Company - 833 Kentucky
Quincy Tea Co. - 935 Maine St.
Shaker Hill - 638 Maine
The Sweet Apricot Shop - 535 Maine (Maine Center)
Silhouette Shoppe - 117 N. 6th
The Salty Sun - 937 Maine
Yellow Kiss Boutique - 609 Hampshire

Some stores will have in-store specials and surprises too. Get your friends together and shop local this weekend. I am a BIG advocate for shopping local, so you know I will be shopping all weekend long. I hope to see you all there.