More than a dozen LocalShops1 members celebrate during Holiday Hoopla, an event put on every December by the Gulfport Merchants Association and SIK Productions along Beach Blvd in Gulfport.
Participating businesses shown here include La Cote Basque, Bejeweled Gifts from Mother Earth, Bo-tiki, Tangerine Tide, Red Hot Tiki, Neci's Originals, O'Maddy's Bar & Grill, Country Harvest Crafts, T and Me Tea Co., Domain Home Accessories, Neptune Bar & Grill, artist Owen Pach, Mangia Gourmet, G Spot Gourmet, Sea Breeze Manor B&B, and more!
LocalShops1 features member news, events and promotions as a free service. LocalShops1 is a coalition of hundreds of independently owned businesses and tens of thousands of energetic shoppers with the mission of advocating, promoting and offering support services to companies throughout Tampa Bay. Founded in August 2008, LocalShops1 is the region's most active voice for small businesses.