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Small Business Saturday Feedback
2023 SBS Feedback
Which days were you open? (select all that apply)
Small Business Saturday
Which day was your best day, sales-wise? (select one)
Small Business Saturday
If you were open on Small Business Saturday, how do this year's sales compare to last year's sales? (select one)
relatively the same
I was not open last year.
Overall, how would you describe your sales over Thanksgiving weekend? (select one)
They were more than I expected.
They were relatively the same as last year.
They were less than I expected.
Did you participate in the passport program? Why or why not?
What were the biggest hurdles you had to overcome while getting ready for Black Friday/Small Business Saturday?
If you kept track, where would you say most of your visitors/shoppers came from? (Indianapolis, Hamilton County, out-of-state, etc.)
What did FFDA do that was helpful for Small Business Saturday?
What could FFDA do next year to help your business for Small Business Saturday?
The sky's the limit. What do you think would make Fountain Fletcher *the* destination for Small Business Saturday? (select all that apply)
decorated storefronts & windows
visits/photos with Santa
a wandering "Santa band"
a pop-up Christmas tree lot
a crafting area with crafts you can purchase in the District
a District-wide, social-media based scavenger hunt
an official gift wrapping station
an ugly holiday sweater competition
a fashion show highlighting clothing/wares from the District
a cookie decorating station
a festive pop-up bar
a Christmas tree lighting on the plaza
a snow machine or other festive event on the plaza
a "progressive dinner" featuring local restaurants
District-wide grab bags (similar to what Mass Ave does)
a collection of trees decorated by local businesses, shops, neighborhood associations, etc.
a reading of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas
pairing artists inside the Murphy Building with other stores to increase visibility
having restaurants/vendors offer samples at other stores to increase visibility
a simultaneous social media promotion (e.g. a reel, a video, a graphic, etc.)
a pet parade
similar stores holding similar hours (9 a.m. - 7 p.m., for example)
the opportunity to purchase ready-made gift boxes featuring Fountain Fletcher merchants
partnering with a nonprofit so shoppers can purchase gifts for those in need
Fountain Fletcher-based trivia, with prizes from the District
If you selected "other" in the previous question, what would you like to see/do?
Anything else you want to share with the planning committee?