Shop Small Crawl in Downtown Bellefonte

Shop Small in Bellefonte!

Downtown Bellefonte Inc.'s Shop Small Crawl is a fun way to encourage shoppers to check out some of the unique small businesses in our area and maybe find a new-to-you small business.

How does it work?

  • Purchase a Shop Small Crawl Tote Bag for $12 at the Downtown Bellefonte Inc. Welcome Table, near the courthouse, on Small Business Saturday or at our booth at Belle Mercantile through December 19, 2021. Between November 27 and December 19, take your tote with you as you do your holiday shopping. When you make a stop at a participating business, tell them you're doing the Shop Small Crawl and you will receive a button with purchase.
  • Collect as many buttons as you can, then email a photo of your tote with a minimum of 15 buttons to to be entered into the grand prize drawing.
  • When you make purchase, tell the participating merchant you are doing the Shop Small Crawl and receive a button.
  • Post a photo of your tote on social media using the #LoveBFT tag and gain one additional entry.

Winner will be announced December 20, 2021.

Grand Prize:

A LoveBFT Gift Card valued at $500!

Launching on Small Business Saturday, our new community-wide gift card — called the LoveBFT card — can be used at any participating businesses. It works just like a MasterCard, but is a digital card.


DBI is committed to stopping the spread of COVID-19 in our community and we care about the safety of our volunteers, businesses owners and employees, and visitors. We ask that you wear your mask while indoors patronizing businesses and outside when you are unable to maintain appropriate social distance.

Meet our Sponsor

Universal Settlement Services of PA, LLC. is a title settlement company, committed to protecting property rights and the American Dream of homeownership. Owner Brandy McAulay brings over 20 years of real estate experience to her clients by combining industry knowledge and a passion for education, staying current on policies and regulations. With headquarters in State College, PA., and additional offices in Altoona, Lewistown, and Muncy, McAulay leads a team of dedicated professionals committed to building client trust and bringing peace of mind to homeowners.

As a woman-owned business, McAulay is a certified member of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the largest certifier of women-owned businesses in the U.S., and a leading advocate for women business owners and entrepreneurs. A life-long resident of State College, McAulay supports many local charities and non-profit organizations, including Team Ream, The Jared Box Project, Pink Zone, and The Children’s Miracle Network.

Participating Merchants

Alleycat Quiltworks
107 E High Street

Art a la Carte
107 S Allegheny Street

Bees Knees Coffee
mobile coffee trailer

Belle Mercantile
135 S Spring Street

Bellefonte Art Museum
133 N Allegheny Street

Big Spring Spirits
198 Match Factory Place

Bonfatto's Italian Market and Corner Cafe
401 W High Street

By A Thread Boutique
135 W High Street

Centre Boot Company
135 W High Street

CO2 The Unique Boutique
104 N Allegheny Street

Confer's Jewelers
100 N. Allegheny Street

110 W. High St.

A Flower Basket
633 East Howard Street

Good Intent Cider
167 S Potter Street

Gamble Mill
160 Dunlop Street

Helen Foxx and Co.
122 S Allegheny St

Jabebo Studio Store 
213 E Bishop Street

JRS Landscaping
1090 Zion Road

Monarch Salon
114 S Spring St.

Our Fair Lady Bed and Breakfast
313 E Linn Street

Pizza Mia!
106 N Spring St

Plumb’s Card and Gift
105 N Allegheny Street

Smith + Front
160 Dunlop St. Suite 1

The Cakery
105 N Potter St.

The Great Mish Mosh
128 S Allegheny Street

The Magpie's Nest
102 E Bishop St.

The Republic
160 Dunlop St.

Titan Market
2042 Axemann Road

URBN Flavourhaus Express
URBN Flavourhaus Express 141 W High St