• Holiday

    The 4th Quarter is essential to so many small businesses’ bottom lines, which makes it even more important during a time period when we've been dealing with a pandemic.  Luckily for us, the shops and restaurants of Lincoln Square and Ravenswood have been resilient and pivoted their business models to ensure you can support local safely all year long!

    Skip the chains and put your money where your house is – right here in your community!

    Check back throughout the holiday season for the latest and greatest ways to support the local economy and save money by shopping small.

    Thursday, December 9 & 16, 2021

    Shop extended hours at local businesses during SHOP LATE LINCOLN.  During two Thursday evenings in December businesses will have special holiday promotions and deals just for you!

    Thursday, December 9 & 16, 2021

    Shop extended hours at local businesses during DAMEN AT NIGHT.  Enjoy some great deals, cool in-store popup vendors, holidays refreshments, and more during two Thursday evenings!

    Friday, November 26 - Friday, December 24, 2021

    Starting the Friday after Thanksgiving through Christmas Eve, holiday shoppers will have the chance to be rewarded for directing a portion of their shopping budget to local businesses.

  • 12 DAYS OF LSR
    Available through Monday, December 13, 2021

    Treat yourself or someone special this holiday season with the ultimate gift of local! The 12 Days of LSR calendar features a small gift from a local business each day leading up to Christmas.

    Friday, November 26, 2021

    Plaid Friday is a new, fun, and enjoyable alternative to the big box store "Black Friday" consumer frenzy.  Get comfy, wear PLAID, and come out to show your support for our locally owned businesses!

    Saturday, November 27, 2021

    Always a BIG day in Lincoln Square and Ravenswood, Small Business Saturday is filled with a ton of holiday magic.  Enjoy Victorian Carolers, Santa Claus, the annual tree lighting, and so much more!

    November 29, 2021

    Many Lincoln Square and Ravenswood businesses developed online shopping sites during the pandemic.  Be sure to checkout some of their great online sales and promotions for Cyber Monday this year.

    Tuesday, November 30, 2021

    Giving Tuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back.  Let's come together as a community to celebrate generosity and give back to nonprofits in Lincoln Square and Ravenswood this year.

  • LSR Community Gift Card

    Help keep local dollars LOCAL with the new LSR Community Card!  Redeemable at participating businesses in Lincoln Square and Ravenswood, the Community Card allows you to give the gift of local this holiday season.

    How it Works.  Select the value of your LSR Community eGift Card. Choose your recipient (family, friends, team members) and send via email or text message. The recipient can use that value to make purchases at any participating locations!

  • 24 Days of Lincoln Square Ravenswood Advent Calendar

    24 Days of Lincoln Square Ravenswood

    The 24 Days of Lincoln Square Ravenswood was a big hit in 2020, selling out within a matter of days.  We're bringing it back again this year so you can celebrate what makes our local community so special!  Each day you get to open a small gift from a local business that will add a little delight to your holiday season. Quantities of this 24 Days of Lincoln Square Ravenswood calendar are limited, so get yours today!

    Throughout December

    Special Packages • Meal Kits • Holiday Treats
    Special Meals to Make Your Season Bright!

    Throughout November & December

    Pop-Up Events
    • Classes • Shows • And More!
    Festive Events to Celebrate the Season!

    Throughout November & December

    Shop Early 
    • Shop Online • Shop In-Store
    Give the gift of local this Holiday Season!

  • Business Participant Application

    Interested in submitting an application to have your business specials, promotions, and/or events listed in the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Holiday marketing campaigns?  Review, complete, and submit the online Application for consideration.

    2021 Holiday Marketing Campaign Application



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