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Throughout the day on Nov. 29, shoppers
can take advantage of special offers, discounts and in-store happenings at shops, cafés and restaurants in downtown Evanston as part of Small Business Saturday. Entertainment will begin at 5 p.m. and the tree lighting will take place at 5:30 p.m., followed by a live musical performance by Elsa, Anna and Olaf.

The event is free and open to all ages.

In the spirit of holiday giving, warm clothing essentials will be accepted for donation to Hilda’s Place, Connections for the Homeless.