Shop Small® | Ocean Beach San Diego CA

Saturday, November 28th, 2020 - Celebrate small business in Ocean Beach and shop local this holiday season! Read on for more information about how we’re Shopping Small in OB.

Ocean Beach’s business district has flourished for over 100 years, and we are proud to celebrate decades of neighborhood shopping. Come celebrate Small Business Saturday® in Ocean Beach on November 28th from 10am to 4pm. Jump on and off the complimentary trolley throughout the day making trips from Newport Avenue to lower Voltaire Street. Take a photo in the vintage VW bus located near Veteran’s Plaza. Shop Small in Ocean Beach, and show $75 in receipts from local small businesses to receive a $25 gift card from one of our marvelous merchants (while supplies last) or be entered into an opportunity drawing for a local gift basket at our welcome station at the foot of Newport Avenue! Thank you for supporting local and shopping small!


All Day Activities: 10am-4pm

(Newport Ave. & Abbott St.)

  • Free Vintage VW Bus Photo Booth at the Newport Ave/Abbott St.
  • Free Trolley from Newport Ave to lower Voltaire St throughout the day
  • Local Gift Card give away
    • Spend $75 in OB on November 30th and show your receipts to receive a $25 gift card while supplies last or be entered into an opportunity drawing for a gift basket.

From 2018: Small Business Saturday Postcard Photos! Thanks to everyone who came out to enjoy the event, giveaways, and got their photo taken with our GIANT postcard. Check out photos from the event! Thanks to Troy Orem for taking photos of everyone. Looking for a larger photo size? Click here.

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From 2017: What a FUN day we had on Small Business Saturday! Thanks to everyone who came out to enjoy our Passport launch event, giveaways, and GIANT sand sculpture. Check out photos from the event! Thanks to Josh Utley and Daniel Hernandez for the image below.

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See photos of our 2017 Passport participants here!

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