Shop Local Seaside on Small Business Saturday

Handmade Fish Ornament

Get a jump start on gift shopping without the big box bustle, and partake in Small Business Saturday on November 26, 2022 from 11:00am – 6:00pm. There is no shortage of one-of-a-kind gifts and original finds for family and friends!

Handmade Fish Ornament

Ventura Harbor Village has a holiday shopping trail that makes shopping a breeze with a pedestrian-friendly promenade adjacent to the glistening water, live entertainment, and complimentary parking.

Small Business Saturday features live music from Noon- 3 PM with Surfer Joe band in the Channel Islands Courtyard. Plus, a live radio remote with 95.1 FM KBBY from 2 – 4 PM on the Ventura Harbor Village Promenade with prizes!   

Throughout the holiday season, plan on making a day of it! Ventura Harbor is a special destination where you can combine recreation, dining, and shopping at waterfront stores. Holiday shoppers can give the gift of year-round experiences by purchasing gift cards too!

So make a list and check it twice – see these Ventura Harbor Village gift ideas to match any persona.

The Adventurer – Ventura Dive & Sport, The Ultimate Escape Rooms, Island Packers & Gift Shop, Ventura Boat Rentals have numerous options to please tweens to adults for adventurers whether cruising on the ocean or escaping in an immersive themed room on land.

Art Enthusiast-Visit a bevy of art galleries, for the art lovers, new homeowners, or give a gift that increases with value over the years at Harbor Village Gallery & Gifts, Mermaid Gallery, and Ventura Pottery Gallery. Purchase beautiful hand-crafted pottery, original art, and sea themed décor for loved ones.

Wine & Chocolate Lovers – For holiday entertaining and unique gift giving, visit the new Deep Sea Wine Tasting Room each varietal produced in small batch production or Top This Chocolate for customized chocolate bars, table chocolates, and holiday chocolate gifts.

Fashionistas – Ventura Harbor Village’s top boutiques and shops offer coastal fashion with a bevy of gift finds at Anja’s Boutique for American and European designs, Barefoot Boutique for California casual apparel and accessories, Casa De Regalos for sporty wear, Hats Unlimited with hats of all sizes and shapes,  Harbor Market & Liqueur for Ventura Harbor wear, Lost In Socks for an array of holiday and themed socks, Treasure Cove  for sea themed jewelry, and Ventura Swimwear which boasts an extensive collection of swimwear and accessories.

Glamonista  – Look no further than Frenchies Modern Nail Care, Silhouettes By The Beach full-service salon to complete a fantastic holiday look or gifts for pampering, and making the perfect stocking stuffers are handmade holiday soaps and bath bombs from Lemon & Lei.

Epicurean -Take a gastronomic stroll and give the gift of deliciousness to the foodie lovers. From American, Cuban, French, Greek, Mexican and tons of fabulous seafood plus fresh seafood markets, grab a Gift Certificate at Ventura Harbor & Ventura Harbor Village restaurants and seafood markets for every palate. Andria’s Seafood Restaurant & Market, Brophy Bros. Clam Bar & Restaurant, 805 Bar & Grilled Cheese, Copa Cubana, Le Petit Café & Bakery, Margarita Villa Mexican Restaurant, On The Alley, and The Greek Mediterranean Steak & Seafood, Harbor Cove Café, Water’s Edge Restaurant.  For those with a sweet tooth, relish in Coastal Cone Ice Cream and Sugar Lab Bake Shop. For seafood markets visit Andria’s Seafood Market, Ventura Fresh Fish or Wild Local Seafood.

Thank you for supporting locally-owned shops, restaurants and retailers at Ventura Harbor!

“When you buy from a small business, an actual person does a little happy dance!”