Shopping your way through Downtown in your Pajamas during Earlier than the Bird is a great way to boost holiday spirit while checking out the decorations, sipping free coffee, and having fun.
Earlier than the Bird is November 20 from 8am-12pm on Asbury Avenue between 6th Street and 11th Street. There will be free coffee from Jon and Patty’s and Ocean City Coffee Company, and free standard donuts at Drip N Scoop. There will be free turkeys given to the best dressed. Shoppers will be eligible to win a $150 gift card to Downtown as well as participate in giveaways on the Avenue.
“I’m looking forward to it. Stop in for sales throughout the day,” said Jackie Musterel, owner of She’z the Boss, who will be having sales that day.
Goji, 612, will offer $25 gift cards for $20, $50 gift cards for $40, and $100 gift cards for $80.
If you buy two custom embroidered Ocean City placements at Hearth & Sole, 636, between 8am-12pm, you can get Ocean City napkins free.
The Sneaker Shop, 704 Suite 1, will offer 15% off footwear, 20% off new apparel, and 50% of summer apparel.
Glazed Over Studios, 704, will have 20% off all gift cards between 9am-11am.
Salty Seahorse, 714 Suite A, will have a 25% off sale from 8am-12pm on lunch totes, backpacks, throw blankets, and sterling rings.
7th Street Surf Shop, 720, will have 20% off regular priced clothing from 8am-10pm and 10% off all regular priced clothing from 10am-Noon.
At Donna Gay Dillion Boutique, 725, there is 50% off Foxcroft Shirts and 30% off rain jackets until noon.
Wards Pastry, 730, is having free tea or coffee with any purchase all day on Saturday.
Hoy’s 5&10, 732, will offer 50% off beach chairs all day.
Kay Jay’s Doll Shoppe, 737, will offer a free $15 gift certificate with purchases of $100 or more.
Bohemian Mama, 741, is having a sale on their regularly priced clothing. From 8am-10am, get 30% off, 10am-12pm, 25% off, 12pm-2pm 20% off, 2pm-4pm. 15% off, and 4pm-6pm 10% off.
Sun Seekers, 751, will have 20% off select clothing items from 8am-12pm.
Seagrass Boutique, 752, will offer 20% off all clothing from 8am-12pm. From 8am-10am all Voluspa and Capri Blue candles will be 10% off, from 9am-10am all Riddle fragrance and gift sets will be 15% off, from 10am- 11am all handbags, shoes, and jewelry will be 15% off and sunglasses will be 20% off from 11am-12pm. Other all day specials will include their $20 clothing rack and clearance shoes.
Mia’s Christmas Gallery, 755, will offer 30% off everything from 8am-10am and 20% off everything from 10am-12pm by using the coupon given at the door. This excludes gift cards, Snowfaces by Cindy, Ocean City Calendars, and Ocean City hand crafted items.
Sun Rose Words & Music, 756, will offer 30% off storewide from 7am to 10am, excluding special orders as well as computers and fax ink cartridges and film.
Wild Phoenix, 409 East 8th Street, will offer 40% off from 8-9am, 30% off from 9-10am, 20% off from 10am-12pm, and 10% off from 12pm-5pm. All Wild Phoenix sweatshirts are $25, and you get a free sticker with purchase.
Partyology, 411 East 8th Street, will bring the fun with their door prizes and holiday trivia.
Stainton’s vendors, 810, will be offering a variety of discounts.
Salty Treasures, 825, will offer $3 off Finchberry soaps, 10% off Memories of Elaine snowmen, and $5 off springtime weatherproof porch boards.
Making Waves, 836, will offer 50% off storewide on original price items as well as a free gift with purchase while supplies last.
Bella U, 838A, will offer a free gift with $75 purchase all day while supplies last. From 8am-12pm the store will be 20% off and from 12pm-6pm, the store will be 10% off. All winter accessories are $20 or 2 for $36. All jewelry is buy two get one free.
We Make It Personal, 852, will offer 2 puzzle piece cutting boards for $50, $5 off all sketchbooks, journals, and pocket knives, 20% off Willow Moon perfumes, and $5 off all Nightmare Before Christmas skull candies with purchase of any Christmas or Winter scent. Tea towels are 3 for $25, excluding Daisy Mae OC Towels, and Nora Fleming minis are buy four, get one free.
Colette, 900, is offering 20% off from 8am-12pm.
Artisan Body Products, 920, will offer wrapped holiday gift sets for $15, holiday shea butter lotions for $10, 10% off all artisan soaps, and 50% off selected men’s body washes, shave soaps, razors, and gels from 8am-12pm.
Ta-Dah, 925, 952, 1026, 1038, and 1040, will have free gifts and gift card drawing all day while supplies last.
Sack O’ Subs, 926 will offer a free $10 gift card for every $50 gift card purchased.
L.E.H. Soap, 937 will offer 10% off purchases between $20 and $39, 25% off purchases between $40-$59, and $40% off purchases of $60 or more. Take an extra 10% off fall scents and 25-50% off select non-L.E.H. items.
The Spotted Whale, 944, will offer 15% off red or green items.
Bowfish Kids, 956, will have sales in store from 8am-6pm and online all day. Spending $50 gets you 10% off,spending $100 gets you 15% off, spending $150 gets you 20% off, spending $200 gets you 25% off, and spending $250+ gets you 30% off.
Jilly’s on Asbury, 1014, will offer 30% off from 8-9am, 25% off from 9-10am, and 20% off from 10am-12pm. They will have a complimentary coffee bar and Mom-osa bar (OJ and sprite)from 8am-9am, pictures with the Grinch from 8-12pm. If you spend $100, you get a free Arcade Fun Card.
The Road to Living Well, 1028, will offer storewide specials as well as a gift with purchase.
The Bookateria Two, 1052, will offer 30% off Ocean City Calendars and new books from 9am-12pm, and 15% off those items from 12pm-5pm.
Bungalow Bowls, 1054, will have 20% off bowls from 8am-10am, 15% off bowls from 10am-11am, and 10% off bowls from 11am-12pm. Shoppers who make a purchase between 8am-12pm will have a chance to win a Bungalow Bowls sweatshirt.
Capella’s Oil and Vinegar, 1123, will offer 15% off purchases of $25 or more and will have drawings at 9am, 10am, 11am, and 12pm to win a prize with a value of $25 or more.
Find more events in our “What’s Happening” column in our November/December magazine