SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Downtown Scranton is busy moving into the vacation spirit, even placing in work on the weekends. Christmas lights and decorations are already seen shining all through the streets of Downtown Scranton.
The lights of some small companies additionally seen shining on a day you may not anticipate: Sunday.
“Sunday is a giant, massive assist. I imply, it positively is. It’s enjoyable. It, , will get you within the spirit and it’s nice,” mentioned Maria Svetovich, an worker of Amendolaro.
‘Tis the Season Sundays’ is a part of Scranton’s Deck the Downtown occasion. Small companies which might be often closed on Sundays will keep open all through the vacation season.
Amendolaro is likely one of the taking part retailers.
“It’s nice, , between parking and all the things. I feel seven years in the past I used to be employed to work Sundays, that’s it. , I solely labored Sundays throughout the holidays and I’ve been right here ever since,” Svetovich mentioned.
Staff consider these seasonal Sundays are nice for the town, together with these at Burlap and Bourbon.
“It’s good as a result of it’s troublesome to get down right here all through the week particularly once you’re working. So Sundays is a superb alternative for those that are lastly off and out and about,” mentioned Burlap and Bourbon worker Phoebe Mulligan.
Burlap and Bourbon provide curbside pickup and 24-hour on-line procuring to make procuring native much more handy.
Noteology is taking part at their new location at 537 Wyoming Avenue.
“Being open Sunday is one thing that we’ve all the time executed, particularly because it carries over from Black Friday to Small Enterprise Saturday to Store Small Sunday after which Cyber Monday. So it’s a pleasant time the place individuals know we’re going to be open,” Co-owner of Noteology Mark Bonfiglio mentioned.
Noteology is feeling very grateful this vacation season.
“We’re very grateful to be right here, with out everyone coming down on a Sunday or each different day we might not be right here,” Bonfiglio added.
Deck the Downtown can be spreading vacation cheer all season lengthy and encourages the neighborhood to buy small this Christmas, even on Sundays.
Deck the Downtown’s vacation occasions are simply getting began in Scranton.
On Monday, November 28, Choose retailers will take part within the Cyber Monday Sale.