11/23/2012 09:56 am ET Updated Nov 24, 2012

Small Business Saturday: Best Spots To Buy Local In Denver (PHOTOS)

With Thanksgiving over and Black Friday shoppers elbowing past to get their shopping finished en masse, Small Business Saturday is a comforting reminder that all good things come to those who wait.

Why dive into the swarm, when you can rest another day and help deliver a boost to Colorado's economy by shopping local?

Championed by American Express, Small Business Saturday celebrates shopping at the local level, in businesses where fellow Coloradans are working hard to compete against the throng of mega-stores. Last year, over 100 million shopped at their local stores nationwide.

You can click through the American Express guide to small businesses near you, but we've compiled a list of our favorite local shopping spots below:

Where are you shopping on Saturday? Tell us in the comments below!



Small Business Saturday Shopping In Denver