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Spread Joy, Shop Concord

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce Intown Concord and  NBT Bank, N.A.  are partnering once again to present  Spread Joy, Shop Concord , an initiative that highlights local businesses and shares their stories.

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Submit your gift ideas

Submit your gift ideas!

We're collecting gift ideas from local businesses! Whether you are preparing for Hanukkah, the winter solstice, Kwanzaa, or Christmas, the upcoming holiday season is a special time for many of us, and shopping for gifts is often part of the celebration. Help us spread the word about great finds from your favorite small businesses!

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Help spread the word!

Are you a local business owner? Use our free marketing toolkit (with downloadable graphics) to spread the word about shopping locally this holiday season.

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More press

Talk Concord · Episode 40 - Spread Joy, Shop Concord & Holiday Happenings

Check out a Concord Monitor article about Spread Joy, Shop Concord!

Talk Concord  ·  Episode 33 - Spread Joy, Shop Concord


Shopping in Concord

Downtown Concord offers a wide variety of stores, so you can find the perfect gifts this season. On Saturdays in December, festive music will be playing outdoors to get you in the holiday spirit! Check out the Chamber's Membership Directory , so you can plan your shopping trip.

View our list of curated shopping ideas!

Follow #SpreadJoyShopConcord on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to get updates on the latest deals from area stores! 


Mark your calendar

December 3:  Midnight Merriment

December 14: Holiday Party to benefit the Capital Region Food Program


Midnight Merriment

Friday, December 2

It is that time of year again! Midnight Merriment is returning to downtown Concord from 5 p.m. until midnight! Shop until you drop while enjoying the lights and sounds of the holidays and supporting local businesses. There will be s’mores, cocoa, music, and more! Learn more >

Midnight Merriment


Holiday Party

Monday, December 12

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce and Concord Young Professionals Network (CYPN) are joining forces for their annual holiday networking party! We encourage you to get into the holiday spirit by giving to the Capital Region Food Program  GoFundMe campaign when you register to attend .

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