‘Tis the Season for Local Shopping in St. Landry Parish!
27 Nov 2023
Opelousas, LA- Small and local businesses form the heart and soul of communities like St. Landry Parish nationwide.
With the holiday season approaching, supporting these local entrepreneurs becomes crucial for their success. Mark your
calendars for Small Business Saturday on November 26—a golden opportunity for shoppers to discover that perfect gift
while contributing to the prosperity of small businesses.
Initiated over a decade ago, Small Business Saturday aims to spotlight the significance of small businesses in local
economies. In 2022, consumers set a record by spending a staggering $17.9 billion on this special day. It's not just a
chance for holiday shopping; it's an opportunity to connect with the entrepreneurs who contribute to the region year-
round. St. Landry Economic Development is here with tips for consumers and shop owners to make the most of this