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Girlfriend Weekend

Girlfriends Weekend 2017!
Friday March 24 & Saturday March 25, 2017
all around Downtown York, PA

What is Girlfriends Weekend? More than 15 Downtown York businesses have come together to create a fun weekend to get together with your girlfriends and come downtown, take a leisurely stroll from shop to shop, grab a bite, enjoy some art, and shop! The event is free and open to the public, but we have special offers & fun classes offered for participants wearing the exclusive Girlfriends Weekend button! 

Girlfriends Weekend buttons will be available for purchase at all participating locations for $5, or you can earn a free button with a $25 at participating locations as well. The Girlfriends Weekend button unlocksexclusives just for the weekend. **Buttons will be available for purchase SOON**

Central Market District:
My Girlfriend's Wardrobe (41 West Market Street)
Free authentications for all Coach, Michael Kors, and Kate Spade items AND wine for all button holders. New arrivals will be going out all weekend for this event! 

The Bee. gathering with purpose (149 West Market Street)
Friday March 24th Refashion Demonstration and Exhibit fom 5-7pm. Bees Knees cocktails available Friday too! 
Saturday: Girlfriends Weekend workshops, BOGO half off (TBA)

Creative York (10 North Beaver Street)
Girlfriends Mosaic Class! $5 off with your button. Discount code given at purchase or receipt of button. Learn basic mosaic techniques and create a mosaic frame that will be designed in one sitting. Note: For personal pizzazz, bring broken plates or small beads with you to class. Participants are encouraged to bring their own snacks and beverages. A $10 material fee to be paid to the instructor. Call Mindy to Register: 717-848-3200
Class: Friday, March 24• 6-8pm • $25 per person • Ages 18+ 

The Watchmaker's Daughter (22 North Beaver Street)
25% off purchases (some exclusions apply). Plus: stop by and enjoy a glass of wine while you get up close and personal with gemstones under the microscope, complimentary jewelry cleaning is also available. Must have a Girlfriends Weekend button to receive the discount.

Revolt Style Studio (24 North Beaver Street)
20% off all vintage for all button holders + new arrivals.

Foster's Flower Shop (27 North Beaver Street)
-Wine & Design classes
~Friday March 24th 5:30-7pm, ~Saturday 10:00 & 12:00. $65
You must purchase tickets prior to coming !! 
The classes are for ticket holders only! 717-650-6009
Make your own flower crown all day Saturday.

Sunrise Soap Company (29 North Beaver Street)
Make your own soap, fizzie, or scrub anytime Friday, and Saturday (also open Sunday). Free gift with purchase OR discount on make your own items for all Girlfriends Weekend button holders.

Sweet Melissa's Dream (38 North Beaver Street)
Mini fashion show, More TBA.

Arthur & Daughters (49 North Beaver Street)
Free gift with purchase for all button holders. 

Kimmans (57 North Beaver Street)
Plan to spend Saturday with us and receive the royal treatment from M & C Naturals. They will be demonstrating their Pennsylvania made toiletries during the day.
All purchases will come with a gift from Kimman's.
AND, take a spin on the roulette wheel after you pick out your goodies to see your discount. 

Elizabeth & West Fashion House (44 West Philadelphia Street)
20% off your purchase for all Girlfriends Weekend button holders. 

Cherie Anne Designs (48 West Philadelphia Street)
Free keychain with purchase and 10% off all packaged tea for all button holders. 

Indigo Bleu (39 West Philadelphia Street)
20% off purchase excludes jewelry for all Girlfriends Weekend button holders.

Nuts About Granola (46 West Philadelphia Street)
Free 2oz mini granola with any purchase for button holders. Kombucha cocktail samples Friday from 5-7pm. 

Strand Capitol Performing Arts Center (50 North George Street)
Capitol Theater will offer a free bag of popcorn to all button holders with a movie ticket purchase for Dirty Dancing ($7) shown Saturday night.

Gigi's Crepes (Central Market) 10% off and free bottle of water with button!

Ewe and Me Yarn Shop (36 N Beaver St) 15% off purchases under $100, and 20% off purchases over $100 with button. 

Royal Square:

Redeux (113 South Duke Street)
Vendor discounts will vary from 5-20% off. Free Oliver and Co tote with any $25 purchase for all button holders.

OMG Studios (57 East King Street)
Free 5"x7" print by Carol Oldenburg with purchase for all button holders. Each purchase is an entry to win an original work by one of the artists of OMG. Winner will be announced at the conclusion of the event.

HIVE artspace (126 East King Street)
HIVE artspace will be showcasing Blackbird Designs jewelry! Free entry into drawing for a Blackbird Designs necklace, and a free limited edition pin for GFW pinholders!


Gusa By Victoria (252 West Philadelphia St)
Voucher for a free sewing class ($75 value) with the purchase of $45 or more. (Voucher can be redeemed at owners convenience). Must have a button to claim offer. 

SMALL STAR Art House (232 West Market Street)
10% off all in-stock YORK logo apparel and tote bags. Free gift with purchase: Free Carmen Walsh photo print matted to 5x7 with any $25 gallery purchase. Must have button to receive discount and gift with purchase! The gallery will open at 9am on Saturday

I-ron-ic Free truffle with any hot beverage purchase and 10% off all food with a Girlfriends Weekend button!