ROCHESTER, Mich. – Nov. 1, 2010 – The holidays will be here before you know it and the merchants of Downtown Rochester are prepared!  Stop by the fifth annual Downtown Rochester Holiday Preview and Open House on Saturday, Nov. 20, 10 am – 5 pm, to see what our merchants have to offer.  More than 45 businesses will feature new items for the holidays, specials or good, old-fashioned holiday cheer.  Also, businesses around town will reveal their holiday window displays featuring “Candy Lane on Main” decorations.

In addition to the activities presented by each business, shoppers can visit any participating merchant and enter-to-win dinner for two and a front-window table to Rojo Mexican Bistro for the debut of The Big, Bright Light Show on Nov. 29!

Businesses participating in the Holiday Preview are:

Aurum Design

@ Home Furniture

AT&T Wireless

Bean & Leaf Café

Belle Home Accents

Bellissima Bridal Salon

Casual Concepts

Catching Fireflies

Changes Hair Company

Chomp Deli & Grille

Cose Di Lusso

Fieldstone Winery

Firebrick Gallery & Pottery Studio

Flirty Fashions

Froggy’s Toy Stop

The Funky Frog, Children’s Resale

Green Baby

Green’s Art Supply

Haig’s of Rochester

Janet Varner

J. Powrie Jewelers

Jocelyn M. Artistic Photography

La Dolce Vita Spa

Legends of Time

Lytle Pharmacy

Merle Norman Cosmetics

O’Connor’s Public House
The Painted Pot

Paint Creek Tavern

Paint Creek Center for the Arts

Penn Station East Coast Subs



ReSale Connection

Sanders Candy

Secrets Salon & Spa

The Silk Worm

Simply the Best $10 Boutique

Smith Jewelry

Sole Sisters

Something Fabulous

South Street Skate Shop

Studio One Salon

Talulah Belle

Tracy Jane Jewelry

Willoughby’s Beyond Juice

Via Linda Salon

Whoo UR Upscale Resale for a Cause

Also, be sure to mark your calendar with all of the great holiday events in downtown Rochester beginning with Lagniappe on Nov. 29; The Big, Bright Light Show Nov. 29 – Jan. 2, 2011; and the Kris Kringle Market, Dec. 3 – 5.  For more information, please call 248.656.0060 or visit us on the Web at

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