2016 Boyne Earlier Than The Bird, Saturday Nov. 19


The 9th annual Boyne City “Earlier Than The Bird” holiday shopping event is planned for Saturday, Nov. 19, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Kick off the season with friends and family, coffee and holiday shopping specials—all while in the comfort of your pajamas. More than 20 merchants are offering special deals along with refreshments. Specials good 7-11 a.m. unless otherwise stated.

Stop at the Boyne Chamber office at the corner of Lake and Water Streets. Those shoppers wearing their pajamas will receive the Earlier Than The Bird coffee mug pictured above, while supplies last—sweats and workout clothes not eligible as pajamas. More offers are being added as they are received so check boynechamber.com for updates.


52 WEEKENDS—101 Water St. Shop early and score big from 7 to 11 am. “Buy one get one free” is back! Fleece printed slippers, button gloves and pom hats. Enter to win prizes. Free shopping bags plus more. Enjoy delicious baked goods. For a sneak peek check out our Facebook and Instagram pages. Don’t forget to wear your P.J.’s to receive these great deals.

ALPINE CHOCOLAT HAUS—One Water St. 25% off everything in the store.

BIRD’S NEST—230 Water St. Opening one day only with many in-store specials starting at 8 a.m. with fabulous legging offer. First come, limited supplies with other specials as well. Open all day.

BOYNE ARTS COLLECTIVE—214 Water St. Drawing for a local artist’s painting. Also, items for $25 or under will be marked with a red snowflake.

BOYNE City HARDWARE—200 Water St.
7:00-8:00 am: 20% off storewide*
8:00-9:00 am: 15% off storewide*
9:00-10:00 am: 10% off storewide*
10:00-11:00 am: 5% off storewide*
First 20 shoppers in their pajamas to spend $20 or more receive a complimentary gift bag valued at over $25.

BOYNE CO-OP TRUE VALUE—113 S. Park St. 10% off all Husqvarna Snow Throwers. $5 off a purchase of $25 or $10 of a purchase of $50.
BOYNE TRADING COMPANY—109 Water St. 7-8 a.m. – 50% off storewide. 8-9 a.m. – 40% off storewide. 9-11 a.m. – 30% off storewide. Excludes sale racks, Vera Bradley, Life Is Good, Warwick candles. 7 to 11 a.m. – 25% off Vera Bradley, Life is a Good and Woodwick Candles. Sweet treats for all shoppers.

CAFE SANTÉ—One Water Street. Every bird needs breakfast. Wear pajamas or show a receipt dated 11/19/16 from an “Earlier than the Bird” participating merchant from 8 to 11 a.m. and get 10% off your breakfast/lunch bill. For every $100 worth of Magnum Hospitality gift certificates, receive an additional $20 bonus certificate. Bonus certificate not to be redeemed the day of the purchase.

CINDIFRANCO’S COOL STUFF—309 S. Lake St., will be serving our fabulous oatmeal with fixings bar. 7-8 a.m. 50 % off. 8-10 a.m. 40% off. 10-11 a.m. 50% off.

COUNTRY NOW & THEN / UP THE LAZY RIVER—211 E. Water St. The Early Bird gets the specials. Wear your pajamas to take advantage of these specials. 7 to 8 a.m. 25% off most items, 8 to 9 a.m. 20% off most items, 9 to 11 a.m. 15% off most items. Serving beverages and breakfast treats. While shopping, fill out your Christmas Wish List.

FUSTINI’S—120 Water St. – 20% off entire purchase from 7-11 a.m. We’ll be serving French toast and fruit roll ups.

GRAIN TRAIN—104 S. Park St.
25% off from 7-8 a.m.
10% off from 8-11 a.m.
We will have lots of samples.

I LOVE BOYNE CITY STORE—101 Water St., 1/2 off all sweatshirts. Snacks provided

INSPIRED LIVING—119 Water St. First 25 people in the store wearing their pajamas will receive 50% off any single item in the store. Anyone wearing their pajamas shopping will receive the following discounts:
7-8 a.m. ~ 25% off all purchases
8:01-9 a.m. ~ 20% off all purchases
9:01-noon ~ 15% off all purchases
We will also have homemade Earl Grey Almond Biscottis, Teeccinno Herbal Coffee and Mimosas. Bring your inspired living H.I.P. bag and receive a special gift.

KILWIN’S CHOCOLATES of Boyne City—102 E. Water St. Buy one slice of fudge, get one free (equal/lesser value). All other items 25% off 7-11 a. m. Special treats of cornflake clusters and chocolate-covered Rice Krispies treats and samples of Kilwin’s real Hot Chocolate.

7-8 a.m. – 15% off already discounted NEW books, 15% off bulk coffee.
8-9 a.m. – 10% off already discounted NEW books, 10% off bulk coffee.
9-10 a.m. – 5% off already discounted NEW books, 5% off bulk coffee.
10-11 a.m. – 15% off already discounted NEW books, 10% off bulk coffee. 7-12 – Meet author Jeffery L. Schatzer as he signs his new book, “Visions of Sugar Plums: Twenty Years Behind The Beard.” He has also written “The Elves in Santa’s Workshop”; “The Runaway Garden”; and the series, “Professor Tuesday’s Awesome Adventures in History.”
Bring your children in to meet the man behind the beard.

MARY’S OF BOYNE—108 S. Lake St. Come in your PJ’s, enjoy a breakfast bar and receive 30% off your purchase from 7 to 8, 25% off from 8 to 11, 20% off the remainder of the day. Sale includes all new fall/ winter fashions, jewelry and accessories.
Does not include clearance sale fashions or gift certificates. Spend $25 or more and you are eligible for door prizes.

PENINSULA—209 S. Lake St.
25% off storewide 7 to 8 a.m.
10% off sweaters 8 to 9 a.m.
10% off jewelry 9 to 10 a.m.
10% off dresses 10 to 11a.m.
SMITTEN DESIGNS—118 Water St. 30% off purchases from 7-9 a.m. if wearing your PJ’s. 20% off 7 a.m. to closing if not wearing PJs. Spend $50 and be entered in a drawing for a free necklace.

SUBWAY—114 Water St. Free drink w/ any breakfast sandwich until 11 a.m.

WINE EMPORIUM & MARKET—123 Water St. Complimentary Quiche Lorraine and coffee. 10% off wine and 20% off accessories.