City encourages shopping local December 1 to 14

November 28, 2023

The City of Fort St. John, in collaboration with the Fort St. John and District Chamber of Commerce, is excited to announce the launch of the 2023 Holiday Shop Local Campaign. This festive initiative aims to celebrate the spirit of the season while supporting local businesses in our vibrant community.

How It Works:

Participating businesses will hand out entry ballots with every purchase made in-store during the campaign period. Shoppers are encouraged to fill out these ballots and drop them off at the Visitor Centre for a chance to win one of three gift certificates valued at $250, $150, and $100. Winners will be able to choose a gift certificate from any participating business.

Participating Businesses:

  • Aniela’s Kitchen
  • Amazing Escapes
  • Baking Me Crazy
  • Bone & Biscuit
  • Cass's Kitchen
  • Cobs Bread
  • Crooked Corner Clothing
  • Ernie's Sports Experts
  • EuroDerma Spa Inc
  • Farm House on Main
  • Fostering Smiles Dental Hygiene
  • Graphicsman
  • Harvest Wine Outfitters
  • Honda Fort St. John
  • Ideal Images Weight Loss Clinic
  • Malik’s Foods
  • Merwin optical
  • My Two Hands Creations
  • North Asian Foods
  • North Peace Museum Gift Shop
  • North Peace Optometry
  • North Peace Potter's Guild
  • Northern Therapeutics
  • Pita Pit
  • Polka Dot Penguin
  • Simply Music
  • Soul Sweet Café 250 Pizza
  • St. John Advertising
  • Supplement King
  • The Canadian Grind
  • The Flower Hut
  • Today's Techniques
  • Unforgettable Memories
  • Veronica's Closet
  • Vive Spin Studio
  • Witch's Haven Body Piercing & Tattoo
  • Zoo Food

“As we celebrate this holiday season, let's support our local businesses. Choosing to spend our dollars locally builds a stronger more sustainable community - and that benefits everyone,” stated Mayor Hansen.

Stay up to date with this campaign by following the City of Fort St. John on Facebook at or visit the campaign webpage at


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