MADISON, NJ – This holiday season, the philosophy that what one needs is often found in one’s own backyard holds even more importance for holiday shoppers.
This year, many shoppers near Madison are being encouraged to take their business to the downtown shopping district.
Residents and neighbors in Madison who choose to shop downtown will experience live holiday music on and around Main Street every Saturday in December through Christmas Eve.
The Downtown Development Commission, in partnership with the Madison Arts & Culture Alliance, is hosting a free holiday concert series for everyone to enjoy.
The Anthology Quartet will perform between 12pm and 2pm on Saturday, December 17. and 3pm Meanwhile, on Christmas Eve, between 12pm and 1am, the group Anointed Friends will be spreading holiday cheer.
“The success of our small businesses is critical to the economic health of our community. The pandemic has placed an incredible strain on local businesses, and this year, they need support more than ever,” county officials said.
For more inspiration on how to shop locally, click here. And don’t forget to check out all the beautiful murals in town as local students paint shop windows for the holidays.