Thank you to everyone who made the 2022 Buy Local Bash a success!

See you in 2023!

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The Buy Local Bash is a LIVE shopping event – most recently held on May 19, 2022 at the F-Shed! It is a one–of–a–kind local shopping and sampling event. Stay tuned for details on 2023’s Buy Local Bash!







Top Reasons to shop at the Buy Local Bash:


Who doesn’t love shopping local?
Find incredible, locally-made goods!
Discover new local businesses!
For every $100 you spend at locally owned businesses, $68 will stay in the community. What happens when you spend that same $100 at a national chain? Only $43 stays in the community.
Locally-owned businesses pick the items and products they sell based on what they know you like and want. Local businesses carry a wider array of unique products because they buy for their own individual markets.
Where we shop, where we eat and have fun – all of it makes our community home. Our one-of-a-kind businesses are an integral part of the distinctive character of this place. Our tourism businesses also benefit.
Small local businesses are the largest employers nationally. In fact, since the 1970s, more than 65% of new jobs have come from the rise in small business. Not only do small businesses employ more people directly per dollar of revenue, but they’re also the customers of local businesses themselves.
In addition to generating more tax revenue per sales dollar, taxes paid by small, local businesses are widely used to support schools, parks, roads, and other local programs that benefit your friends, family, and community.
Small businesses carry unique products and services that you won’t find anywhere else. When you shop at a chain any product you buy, hundreds of others will have
And, again, who doesn’t love shopping local?!


This event is only possible because of our amazing sponsors. Please check out 2022’s sponsors below!

  • Presenting Sponsor


  • Media Sponsor

    Spectrum Reach

  • Community Sponsor

    CH Insurance

  • Supporting Sponsor

    Fox Pest Control

  • Bar Sponsor

    Middle Ages Brewery

  • Music Provided By

    DJ Bella J
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SyracuseFirst is a program of CenterState CEO, an independent and forward-thinking economic development strategist, business leadership organization, and chamber of commerce, dedicated to the success of its members and the prosperity of the region. SyracuseFirst helps independent local businesses and entrepreneurs thrive by facilitating collaboration and connections; focusing on buying local initiatives and awareness; and helping those businesses capture a larger market share for growth, ultimately contributing to a stronger local economy.