This holiday season, how are you planning to celebrate the small businesses that are there for you year-round? To help shoppers show their love for the independent businesses that mean the most to them on Small Business Saturday—to take place this year on November 26th— American Express today announced a suite of events and offerings including:
Free Rides to Shop Small in NYC with UberPOOL: To help friends and family meet up and Shop Small, Uber is offering free UberPOOL rides (up to $20) for American Express Card Members in NYC. Additionally, starting Nov. 26 through the end of the year, new riders in NYC can take their first UberPOOL ride for free. To get inspired on where to ride together to Shop Small, check out the Shop Small map!
Dance + Sweat Sesh with Daybreaker: Daybreaker, the early morning dance party movement, is teaming up with Small Business Saturday to create an unforgettable experience to wake up and energize attendees as the day begins in New York City, San Francisco and Chicago. Attendees who RSVP will kick off Small Business Saturday with an invigorating workout and dance party with music, DJs, performers and yoga/fitness, as well as food and beverages from local businesses.
Dine Small with The Infatuation: The Infatuation, an influential local restaurant discovery platform, will host #DineSmall events with exclusive Small Business Saturday menu items at independent restaurants in New York City, Los Angeles, D.C. and San Diego. Restaurant-goers are encouraged to share their foodie experiences on social media using #DineSmall.
Shop Small, Earn Big: New this year, American Express is giving Card Members the opportunity to earn 2X rewards when they enroll an eligible American Express Card at http://www.amex.co/shopsmalloffer and shop at qualifying small merchant locations and websites now through December 31.