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Black Friday in Downtown Boone, Deals Have Begun

By Jesse Wood

Nov. 22, 2012. Don’t feel like lining up outside at the crack of dawn or getting trampled at big box stores on Black Friday, Nov. 30? Check out these deals from downtown Boone businesses. While most of the deals take place on Friday, some have already started and others continue past the weekend – where noted.

Lucky Penny

At the time of purchase, “dig for a discount” at Lucky Penny on Black Friday and beyond to receive discounts ranging from 15 to 30 percent. The sale excludes items already discounted. Click the ad on the right for more details.

Lucky Penny, located at 693 West King Street, hosts a Black Friday sale that runs through Monday, Nov. 26. Lucky Penny is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 828-264-0302 or click to www.luckypennyboone.com


Beat Black Friday at Footsloggers, which features sales early this year, starting today. Located in Boone and Blowing Rock, Footsloggers’ Black Friday specials include up to 40 percent in all departments and a free $25 gift card with a $200 purchase.

Footsloggers features footwear, mountaineer, camping and paddling gear, watches, knives, hammocks and more. Click the ad on the left for more details.

The Boone store is located at 139 South Depot Street and can be reached at 828-262-5111. The Blowing Rock store is located at 921 Main Street and can be reached at 828-295-4453. For more information and hours of operation for the two stores, click to www.footsloggers.com.

Mast General Store

The Mast General Store is giving away a 40 percent off coupon on Friday, Nov. 23, and a 30 percent coupon on Saturday, Nov. 24, that is valid for one regularly priced item.

Pick up the coupon, which is valid on the day of issue only, between 9 and 10 a.m. Some exclusions apply. Click the ad on the right for more details, and then click it again to go a listing of more deals happening at the Mast General Store. 

For more information about Mast General Store, click to www.mastgeneralstore.com or call 828-963-6511.

Watsonatta Western World

Watsonatta Western World, a western-wear store in downtown Boone, will celebrate Black Friday with a half-off coat sale. Also, boots and shirts will also be on sale.

Watsonatta Western World is open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and located at 711 West King Street. For more information, call 828-264-4540.

Appalachian Antique Mall

Located at 631 West King Street, Appalachian Antique Mall, the largest antique mall in the High Country, will be open on Friday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The mall is composed of over 60 different dealers, many of whom who will be offering items discounted 10 to 50 percent for Black Friday.  

M.C. Adams Clothier

A chic, sophisticated boutique in downtown Boone, M.C. Adams Clothier will celebrate Black Friday with the entire store 30 percent off, and take an additional 50 percent off clearance items.

The boutique is located at 697 West King Street. The shop will be open on Friday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. For more information, click to www.mcadamsclothier697.com.

Under the Sun

Under the Sun consignment and tanning will be offering 20 percent off all items in the shop. Also for purchases of $50 or more, customers get a free jewelry tree.

The shop is located at 603 West King Street. For more information, call 828-264-4700 or click to underthesunboone.com.

Anna Banana’s

The fine-consignment store features a Black Friday Sale, where items with a green dot are 50 percent off; items with a red dot are 75 percent off; and, as always, the “Dance for a 10 percent” discount.

Anna Banana’s is located at 641 West King Street in downtown Boone. For more information, call 828-865-2000 or click to http://www.facebook.com/pages/Anna-bananas/162803927065683.


Now that you are stuffed to the max, it’s time to stuff your bags with holiday gifts from ArtWalk, which opens on Black Friday at 9:30 a.m.; features discounts ranging from 10 to 70 percent; and has gift wrapping.

According to a release, “Artwalk has everything for everyone … We have scarves and locally made jewelry for your fashionable sister, Hillbilly wine glasses for that crazy uncle, hand crafted pottery for mom, and woodwork for dad, just to name a few! ArtWalk is the place to shop if you want a gift that is not only straight from your heart but that is guaranteed to be as unique as the person you are buying it for … So start burning off those turkey calories by shopping with us!”

The release continued, “I’m going to let you in on one of the best kept secrets of the kitchen and one of the best presents for ANYONE on your list… shhhh don’t tell… THE BACON COOKER!!! The bacon cooker allows for anyone and everyone to cook bacon in a flash without the mess! We have several different colors and styles to choose from. You are sure to find a cooker for that person who is “impossible” to shop for will love. Yes even your mother-in-law will love these. They make the perfect gift.”

ArtWalk is located at 611 West King Street. For more information, call 828-264-9998 or email artwalkboone@yahoo.com.