Enjoy a Black Friday brunch, shop for the holidays or decorate some cookies.
"Giveaways. Enter to Win. Food Trucks. Shop 'til you drop! This year, we kick off the holidays in a BIG way on Black Friday! Starting at 8 a.m. First 100 people will receive a free, homemade pop tart (from Queen of Tarts food truck) to fuel their shopping. First 200 get a free Santa Photo Pass." From 8am to 2pm.
After your early morning Black Friday shopping, head to The Sandbox for brunch. They'll be offering $3 Bloody Marys, mimosas, screwdrivers and tequila sunrises. Go all out with a $7 Bloody Mary meal decked out with bacon, shrimp, celery, a pickle and olives. From 10am to 1pm.
"Barley’s Kitchen + Tap, known for offering one of the metro area’s widest selection of tap beers, will tap 51 new beers on Friday, Nov. 29 at its Shawee location at 16649 Midland Drive. The new beers, from 19 breweries, will include some hard-to-find labels and all be tapped and ready to drink when Barley’s opens its doors at 11 a.m. on Black Friday. Rare beers tapped will include Founders Brewing Co. KBS 2016, Boulevard Brewing Co. Imperial Stout 2015, North Coast Brewing Co. Old Stock Ale 2014, Mother’s Brewing Co. Rye Barrel Manhattan Imperial Three Blind Mice, and more."
"We're celebrating our two year anniversary on Friday, Nov. 29! Escape the hustle and bustle of Black Friday and take a seat in our cozy space for a bite to eat and some drinks. We'll have cupcakes from Cupcake A La Mode to celebrate!" All day.
"Join us in celebrating Small Business Saturday at the first annual Holiday Market at The Fontaine! Admission is free to all! Vendors range from homemade candles, jewelry, baked goods, metal goods, holiday decor, and more! Our new Solarium Cafe will be serving coffee and breakfast on the go as well as fun holiday cocktails to enjoy while you shop!" From 9am to 4pm.
"Santa and Mrs. Claus are visiting for brunch! Bring the kids, enjoy our brunch buffet and snap a free picture with Santa! Our fully-loaded brunch buffet has all of your favorites like biscuits & gravy, bacon, waffles, oven-baked ham, breakfast sausage and more! Made-to-order options including omelets and eggs benedict." From 10am to noon.
Rochester Brewing and Roasting Co. is ringing in its new winter menu with a holiday cookie decorating party. Enjoy your cookies with a drink like a cookies and cream latte, mulled mead or a sugar plum chai. A $12 ticket includes 6 holiday sugar cookies, decorating supplies and 10 percent off your drinks. From 10am to 2pm.