Shop Your Community Day is Saturday 11/12/22!

Support The Great Lakes Children’s Museum on Saturday, November 12 just by shopping in Downtown TC on Shop Your Community Day!

For every purchase you make at participating downtown merchants, 15% of the sale will be donated to the organization of your choice! It’s easy to support your favorite non-profit, plus get a jump on your holiday shopping!

Check out the participating Merchants and Nonprofits!

Sale at the Power of Play Store!

Sale at the Museum on Shop Your Community Day!

Load up with educational toys at the Power of Play store!

15% off all Art/Craft/Science Kits and all Building Toys in the Museum!
You know you’re going to shop, so why not shop local and support people in our own community?!




Participating Downtown Businesses

Captain’s Quarters
Cherry Republic
Brilliant Books
Toy Harbor
Traverse City Spice & Tea Merchants
James C. Smith Fine Jewelry
Plamondon Shoes
Glitz & Spurs
Nifty Things!
Cherry Hill Boutique
Fustini’s Oil & Vinegar
Acoustic Tap Room
Grand Traverse Distillery
City Opera House
Golden Shoes
Harbor View Lavendar Farm
Sweet Pea
Peace Love & Little Donuts
Daisy Jane
Wilson Antiques
Yana Dee
Robert Frost *Quality
Flying Noodle/ Mama Lus (gift cards)
The Exchange
Sincerely Betty
Red Ginger
Higher Art Gallery (annual community fundraiser)
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The Cheese Lady
Haystacks LLC
Tabletop Underground
Becky Thatcher Designs
On the Rocks
Great Lakes Bath & Body, Inc.

Participating Nonprofits

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library GTR
Cherryland Humane Society
AC Paw
Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network
Traverse City Music Boosters
National Writers Series
Parallel 45 Theatre
Old Town Playhouse
Crooked Tree Arts Center
The Greenspire School
Traverse Area District Library
The Children’s House
The Great Lakes Children’s Museum
AAUW of Traverse City (AAUWTC)
The Pathfinder School
North Sky Raptor Sanctuary
For Love of Water
Inland Seas Education Association
The Women’s Resource Center
Munson Healthcare Hospice
Parkinson’s Network North
Planned Parenthood of Michigan (PPMI)
Dann’s House
Love Thy Neighbor Grand Traverse Region
Habitat for Humanity-Grand Traverse Region
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Michigan
Up North Pride
Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore
TART Trails
Traverse Health Clinic
FOR Animals