Earlier Than the Bird in Boyne City
November 18, 2018
By holding the event the Saturday before Thanksgiving, merchants are inviting customers to come and get an "early bird" preview of all the great holiday shopping available in Boyne City. Stores and restaurants will be offering special deals along with holiday treats. In addition, those shoppers wearing their pajamas will receive a souvenir Boyne City coffee mug. Sorry, sweats and workout clothes are not eligible as pajamas.
52 WEEKENDS – 101 Water St. - 7-11am – Buy One Get One FREE is back! Slippers, button gloves, Natural Life headband. 25% off all non-sale clothing – Free Natural Life tote bag and register to win a $100 52 Weekends gift certificate. Enjoy delicious baked goods while shopping. Deals only available if you wear your pajamas! All offers while supplies last.
ALPINE CHOCOLAT HAUS – One Water St.25% off store wide 7-11am.
BOYNE ARTS COLLECTIVE GALLERY – 214 Water St. Drawing for a painting donated by one of our artists plus where ever there is a red snowflake, that item is $25. or less. Coffee and treats will be served.
BOYNE CITY FARMERS MARKET – 319 N. Lake St. The Market will be giving away a "bird basket" with all kinds of goodies from the farmersmarket. Anyone who shops in their pajamas between 9-11:30am may enter to win. No early entries.
BOYNE CITY HARDWARE – 200 Water St.7-8am: 20% off store wide* 8-9am: 15% off store wide* 9-10am: 10% off store wide* 10-11am: 5% off store wide* First 25 shoppers in their pajamas to spend $25 or more receive a complimentary gift bag valued at over $50. *Discount is only available to Earlier Than the Bird Shoppers in theirpajamas. Discount is not available on UPS, DNR licenses, in-store services, keys, power tools, grills, Yeti coolers or Miele products. Discount cannot be combined with any other discount.
BOYNE CO-OP TRUE VALUE – 113 S. Park St. 79am: $10 for 40lb. Bag Sunflower Seeds (limit 2), $7 for Spincast Fishing Pole, and 30% off Stormy Kromers & Yooper Chooks! 7-11am: 10% off all store merchandise & enjoy a cup of Hot Cocoa while you shop! *Win a Milwaukee 18V 2-Tool Combo Kit! (valued at $279.99) *All purchases $25 or more will get a raffle ticket to enter the drawing and the winning ticket will be drawn at 11am!
BOYNE COUNTRY ANTIQUES – 111 S. Lake St. 20% off storewide (some exclusions apply) all three store locations.
BOYNE RIVER INN (BRI) – 229 Water St. Rise and Dine with a delicious breakfast burrito.
BOYNE TRADING COMPANY - 109 Water St. 7-11 am save 25% to 40% off Vera Bradley & Life is Good. 7-8 am save 50% off storewide. 8-9 am save 40% off storewide. 9-11am save 30% off storewide. Sweet treats for all shoppers!
CAFE SANTÉ - One Water Street. Rise and Dine - Every bird needs breakfast! Wear pajamas (not sweats or workout clothes) OR show a receipt dated 11/17/18 from an “Earlier than the Bird" participating merchant from 8-11am and get 10% off your breakfast/lunch bill. Also $100 = $120: for every $100 worth of Magnum Hospitality gift certificates purchased, receive an additional $20 bonus certificate.
CHALLENGE MOUNTAIN RESALE – 1100 Boyne Ave. An entire bag of clothes for only $6. Open regular hours 9:30am-5:30pm.
COUNTRY NOW & THEN/UP THE LAZY RIVER – 211 E. Water St. Wear your Pajamas to take advantage of these specials. First 25 people wearing their pajamas who purchase $10 or more will receive a special gift. From 7-8am 25% off most items. From 8:01-9am 20% off most items. From 9:01-11am AM 15% off most items Beverage and Breakfast treats. While shopping, fill out your Christmas Wish List.
CREATE: COMMUNITY ARTS STUDIO – 151 Ray St. Painting in your Pajamas - Today the studio wakes up extra early for “Earlier than the Bird". Paint in our pajamas while your family enjoys a little shopping.
FORGOTTEN TREASURES CONSIGNMENT –209 S. Lake St. 25% off all clothing, collectibles and housewares and 30% off all furniture.
GRAIN TRAIN – 104 S. Park St. 20% off everything in the store, 7-8am. 10% off everything from 8-11am.
INSPIRED LIVING - 119 Water St. First 25 people wearing pajamas receive 50% off any single item. Anyone wearing pajamas receives these discounts: 7-8am 25% off all purchases. 8:01-9am 20% off all purchases. 9:01 – noon 15% off all purchases. Also, homemade Earl Grey Almond Biscotti, Teeccinno Herbal Coffee and Mimosas.
KILWINS BOYNE CITY – 102 E. Water St. - 7-11am – Buy 1 slice of fudge get 1 slice free (of equal or lesser value). All other items receive 25% off. Enjoy samples of special treats and Kilwins original hot chocolate!
LOCAL FLAVOR BOOKSTORE - 125 Water Street. 7am - 30% off all in store books and 20% off bulk coffee. 8-9am - 25% off in store all books and 15% off bulk coffee. 9-10am - 20% off in store all books and 10% off bulk coffee. 10-11am - 10% off in store all books and 5% off bulk coffee. 7-Noon - Bring the kids to meet Santa in his pajamas! Author Jeffery L. Schatzer signs his heart-warming book, "Visions ofSugar Plums: Twenty Years Behind the Beard". The first 10 patrons that purchase books will receive a free copy of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” by Barbara Robinson. Additional unadvertised specials and snacks!
MARY’S OF BOYNE – 108 S. Lake St. 7-11am 30% off all merchandise, excludes sale items and gift certificates. 20% off after 11am. Spend $50 to enter for Door Prizes.
MOTHERS KEEPERS - 106 N. Lake St. Mom to Mom Sale fundraiser at the Eagles Hall, 10am-2pm. Great Start Collaborative providing information as well as recruitment for Foster Families through Lutheran Child and Family Service. Information booth about Mothers Keepers with a table specifically for items that are sold by donation only.
OUTDOOR BEERDSMAN (Smitten Designs) – 118 Water St. 25% off entire purchase 7-9am. 20% off from 9am-noon. Serving Bloody Mary bar with Long Road Distillers!
PENINSULA – 112 Water St. All Merrill 50% off, 25% off from 7-8, 20% from 8-12, 50% off all summer products all day long.
RED BRICK SALON – 500 N. Lake St. Holiday product packages (shampoo, conditioner, styling products, etc.) 30-35% off if you were to buy them separately. Additional 10% off during the event.
SHAGGY’S SKIS – 444 Boyne Ave. $100 off new 2019 skis and up to 40% off select other skis.
WINE EMPORIUM & MARKET – 123 Water St. Complimentary Quiche and coffee. 10% off wine and Fustini’s products and 20% off merchandise and specialty foods. Discounts do not include the WOW.