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Salute Our Troops in Downtown Gettysburg for First Friday on November 1st

Published November 1, 2013

Join us as we salute our troops in downtown Gettysburg for First Friday on November 2nd from 4:00 pm -8:00 pm.

The Gettysburg Area Retail Merchants Association will be joining Goin’ Postal Gettysburg to send holiday boxes to our troops currently serving overseas. The Salute The Troops campaign kicks off tonight at First Friday and runs through November 14th. Empty boxes can be found at participating local merchants. When the boxes are filled, Goin’ Postal Gettysburg will ship them out. This should be in time for our soldiers to receive them over the holiday season. A list of suggested items can be found here (PDF download).

True Friends Boutique – 22 Baltimore Street
Bring a donation for the Troops Box and receive 20% off the sale of any single item in the shop (consignments excluded). All Thymes Frasier Fir will be 10% off during First Friday as well.

A&A Village Treasures – 53 Chambersburg Street
Offering 10% off your entire purchase on First Friday upon presentation of a First Friday flyer or ad. Delicious local wines and gourmet treats will be available for sampling.

Sweeet! – 100 Baltimore Street
All veterans and active military will receive a discount in recognition of their service. Get your holiday shopping done early with old-fashioned candy and class toys.

Jennie Wade House – 548 Baltimore Street
Enjoy samples of old-time root beer floats made with Turkey Hill ice cream and Old Gettysburg Root Beer. Donations accepted to support Keystone Wounded Warriors.

Adams County Winery – 25 Chambersburg Street
‘Spice’ up your evening with a glass of ACW’s mulled wines available for $5/glass. Drop off your “Salute the Troops” donations and enjoy the nature and landscape photography of Marcy Royce in her first Adams County Winery show.

While you’re out and about, stop by One Lincoln for featured appetizer and First Friday cocktail specials.
Happy Hour Cocktail Special: Blue Independent
1/2 Price Appetizer: Bacon Cheeseburger Sliders

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