The first annual "Shop Stratford" kicked off Saturday and runs through Wednesday as dozens of local merchants offer deals this holiday season.
The complete list of merchant discounts is included below.
The event is part of the town's Holiday Festival, which includes the annual tree lighting at Stratford Town Hall at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27. Photos with Santa follow the lighting, according to the flyer attached to this article as a PDF.
Before the lighting, there will be a puppet show at the Stratford Library at 4:30 p.m. Also, the Stratford High School Acapella Choir will play at Town Hall at 5:30 p.m. Yuletide carolers, hot cocoa and treats, and a vintage brass band will also be featured at the tree lighting.
Those businesses participating in Shop Stratford, according to www.celebratestratford.com:Merchant Name Promotion A. J. Gambardella Associates LLC Ask agent Akoya 10% off meal Baltyk Deli Ask server Biagio's Ask server Citibank Earn up to $300 in gift cards Clough's Hardware 10% off paint Devan News & Variety, LLC Ask cashier Donut Inc Free doughnut with beverage purchase Homewood Suites by Hilton Ask at registration Hudson Valley Bank Ask customer service Last Call Wines & Liquors Ask cashier Lil' Mo's Cafe Ask server Lordship Wine & Liquor Ask cashier Marnick's Ask server Metro Diner Ask server Milford Bank Ask customer service MJ Thomas 15% off any stock item Mutual Security Credit Union VISA card balance transfer My Gyro Turkish Cuisine Ask server Off the Hook Ask server Phyl's Flowers & Fruit Baskets Ask cashier Pinner Lounge Ask server Riverview Bistro 10% off any meal Roly Poly Ask server Siena Italian Trattoria Ask server Stanziale's Restaurant Ask server Station House Wine Bar & Grill Ask server Stella's 10% off any meal Stratford Chamber of Commerce All member businesses Stratford Library Ask customer service Sweet Mustard Sandwich Shop Ask server The Look on Main Buy one accessory; second one
1/2 price The Wine Maker's Boutique Click here Vazzy's of Stratford 10% off any meal Windsor Package Store Ask cashier Wireless Zone Click here