Downtown Alameda Business Association - Customer Day
Downtown Alameda 2017
Downtown Alameda Business Associaton
2447 Santa Clara Ave., #302
Alameda, CA 94501
(510) 523-1392
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 Thank you for your patronage! We had a fun day and hope you did too!

The merchants in Downtown Alameda’s historic business district appreciate your support and would like to honor YOU, our valued customer. As a special thank you, we are celebrating “Customer Celebration Day” on Saturday, September 24.

We invite you to stroll through Alameda’s historic downtown district for a day of fun. Participating businesses will be offering free giveaways, entertainment, and special discounts. Plus, enjoy a variety of entertainment and activities on the sidewalks from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
So plan to visit your favorite shops, restaurants, and services... and maybe even discover some new favorites along the way. Over 50 businesses will be participating!

For a chance to win a fabulous assortment of gift certificates and goodies from downtown merchants, be sure to stop by one of our sponsoring businesses to pick up your free entry form. The grand prize basket is valued over $500!

Scroll down to view the list of participating businesses and a schedule of special happenings. Look for free giveaways and special offers to be added each day!
More Participating Businesses
Look for even more businesses to be added each week!  
(last updated, 9/16/16)
Entertainment & Crafts
Artistic Home Studio & Boutique Grand Re-Opening Sale! Discounts on furniture, decor, and gifts!
Bead Inspirations Fall Trunk Show, featuring gorgeous new jewelry, beads & pendants
Twirl - Discounted Admission $8 (reg. price is $12 for kids; adults are always free)

Alameda Counseling Associates - Enter to win a $25 Gift Certificate
Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa - Special Promo: $10 off an introductory service if booked today
Lucky 13 Tattoos - Free stickers for all who walk in
Starland School of Music - Earn $50 towards music lessons -- pick up a few Friend Referral postcards
Sumbody Spa - Samples, discounts, and free skin consultations
We Are Hair 
30% off all haircare products
Yoga Alameda and Team Silva Martial Arts Visit us for free demos and other activities

Food & Drink
Alameda Cellars Wine & Liquors - All Month Specials; Everyday Low Prices
Alameda Island Brewing Company - 32 oz stainless steel growlers for 50% off -- $5 each, excluding beer fill.
Angela's - Surprise treat with purchase of entree
Barons Quality Meats & Seafood - Free reusable bag with any purchase
Bowzer's Pizza - G
uest appearances by Bowzer and friends; Spin the wheel for prizes with every $15 purchase
HomeskilletDonut for only $0.50 with any Breakfast or Lunch entree purchase
McGee's Bar & Grill Purchase any food item and get 50% off the 2nd food item. Plus, complimentary soda.
Ole's Waffle Shop and Wine & Waffles - Free mini waffle and fresh squeezed orange juice 11am-1pm
Pampered Pup - Free Pampered Pup Reusable Bag for the first 50 customers
Poke Koma - Soft opening special, 10% off total purchase

Apparel & Shoes
Alameda Orthopedic Footcare Center - 10% off for all purchases and repairs
Doumitt Shoes - Sidewalk sale
Lauren's Closet - "Surprise" Sale -- new shoes 25% off one day only
Sole Desire - Try on select shoes to enter our in-store raffle for chance to win a $250 gift card
Tootsies Alameda In store specials and fun!

Retail & Gifts
Alameda See Spot Run
 Free trials of dog and cat food. And treats for people too!
Daisy's - Sweet treat for our valued customers
DeLauer's Newsstand - Buy 1 Magazine, get the 2nd @ 25% off (limit 1 per customer, from 8am-4pm)
Lost City Antiques - Storewide sale with 10-50% off most items
Ozone - Buy 2 clothing items and get 1 FREE; 10% off custom built skateboards
Pauline's Antiques - 35% off all regular price purchases
Pippa & Co. - Sidewalk sale and free balloon animals
Statues and Singing Bowl House - Buy 2 singing bowls and get 1 FREE 
To Herb With Love - Super sale in the store
Tot Tank - 
Anniversary Celebration! Swing by for once-a-year deals and a chance to win some baby gear
Toy SafariFun and Prizes! Sign up for our Birthday Club and receive a Free Gift!

Customer Celebration Day in Downtown Alameda
Special Events and Activities

10:00am-12:00pm: Free Coffee and Tea Tasting
(Julie’s Coffee & Tea Garden, 1223 Park Street)

10:00am-2:00pm: Free Pendulum Painting
(Twirl, 1424 Park Street)

10:00am-5:00pm: Complimentary Temporary Tattoos
(We Are Hair, 1343 Park Street)

11:00am-12:00pm: Complimentary Croissants
(C’era Una Volta, 1332 Park Street)

11:00am-2:30pm: Meet the Minions - Photo Op
(Alameda Cinema Grill, 2301 Central Ave)

11:00am-5:00pm: Free Balloon Animals
(Pippa & Co., 2544 Santa Clara Ave)

11:00am-6:00pm: Raffle, Nibbles, & Refreshments
(Aphrodite's Closet, 1419 Park Street)

12:00pm-2:00pm: Free Face Painting
(Julie’s Coffee & Tea Garden, 1223 Park Street)

12:00pm-2:00pm: Live Music
(C’era Una Volta, 1332 Park Street)

12:00pm-4:00pm: Petting Safari & Kids' Activities
(Toy Safari, 1410 Park Street)

1:00pm-3:00pm: Special Appearance by Bowzer & Friends
(Bowzer's Pizza, 1330 Park Street #A)

2:00pm-4:00pm: Free Sangria Wine Tasting
(Bonne Vie, 1419 Park Street)

2:00pm-4:00pm: Beer & Wine Tasting / Live Music
(Julie’s Coffee & Tea Garden, 1223 Park Street)

4:00pm-6:00pm: Free Face Painting
(Tucker's Ice Cream, 1349 Park Street)

8:30pm-11:30pm: Live Music
(Speisekammer, 2424 Lincoln Ave)

For a chance to win a fabulous assortment of gift certificates and goodies from downtown merchants, stop by one of our sponsoring businesses to pick up your free entry form. The grand prize is valued over $500!
Thank You Sponsors!
For a chance to win a fabulous assortment of gift certificates and goodies from downtown merchants, stop by one of our sponsoring businesses to pick up your free entry forms. The grand prize is valued over $500!
Click on name for location and more information about these participating businesses:

Entertainment & Art
Alameda Theatre & Cineplex / Cinema Grill $20 "Meal & Movie" Deal; Meet the Minions!

Bank of Marin - We Love Our Customers!

Food & Drink
Alameda Natural Grocery - A day of fun, prizes, and free samples!
C'era Una Volta Special Tasting Menu for 2 plus wine $50, Noon until 5:00pm (normally $70)
Julie's Coffee & Tea Garden Tastings, discounts, prize drawings, live music, face painting
Speisekammer German Restaurant & Bar - Free raffle for Oktoberfest -- drawing to be held on Sept 25
Tucker's Ice Cream - Free tasting of #loveourisland ice cream at select times; Free facepainting 4-6pm

Apparel & Accessories
Aphrodite's Closet 10% off all purchases
LanVie - Special sale prices; 20% off regular priced items
The Sewing Room - 20% off goods and services

Retail & Gifts
Bonne Vie - 10% off all purchases; Free Sangria wine tasting 2-4pm
C&M Upholstery & Fabrics 30% off Stock Fabrics (does not include clearance)

Ceru Una Volta           Julies Coffee and Tea Garden            Alameda Theatre & Cineplex and Cinema Grill         Downtown Alameda Business Association

           Alameda Marketplace           Bank of Marin