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Plaid Friday is the relaxing and enjoyable alternative to the big box store “Black Friday,” and is designed to promote both local and independently owned businesses during the holidays.

Come downtown dressed in Plaid to support a distinctive shopping experience provided by our unique local businesses!

Plaid Friday weaves the individual threads of small business together to create a strong fabric that celebrates the diversity and creativity of our local business community.




Plaid Friday is Back! 

Shop local on Plaid Friday to get into the holiday spirit. There will be carolers strolling the streets, kids crafts at The Hubspace and even a visit from Santa Claus! 

Shop or dine downtown anytime on Friday, November 23rd to score some free swag. Just bring your receipts to Downtown Prince George staff at The Hubspace between 4-8pm and you can pick up your Love Downtown PG Swag. AND, the first 12 people will score a FREE Downtown Prince George Shovel! 

Looking for a photo with Santa? We have you covered on that too! 

Get your photos with Santa, for a minimum $5 donation at The Hubspace. Santa will be there from 5-6pm and 7-8pm. Our professional photographer will take your photo and we will upload it to a album on the Love Downtown PG Facebook Page, that way you can download and print at your leisure. 

While you are waiting for Santa, kids can get their art on with some of our fun winter inspired crafts! (all free) 

All donations for Santa photos will be going to CPAH, Community Partners Addressing Homelessness. 

CPAH members comprise of a number of community service agencies, government ministries, organizations and concerned individuals – all working in partnership to end homelessness in Prince George. CPAH aims to promote awareness, educate the public, engage the media, advocate with all levels of government, to collaborate/cooperate most effectively, utilizing resources to provide supports to the most vulnerable members in the community and to end homelessness. 

Plaid Friday is also the kick-off to the Shop Downtown PG contest. Enter to win anytime you shop downtown this holiday season(November 23 – January 4). Prize details to be announced. 

Win a FREE lunch! Get your office together and all wear plaid on Friday, November 23rd. Then post your plaid-full office photo onto the Love Downtown PG Facebook to page to be entered to win a lunch (up to 15 people) catered by Sweet Sassy Savoury Catering!

And on top of all of this, your favorite downtown businesses will be staying open late, having great deals and even some live music! 

Stay tuned to our Facebook Page for all the up to date details!