Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide
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Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday shopping season is upon us. With everything going on this time of year it can easily become overwhelming to find everyone on your list the perfect gift.  Make holiday shopping easier by starting with a plan, this allows you to research where to shop and what to buy. Start by writing a list of every one you want to buy gifts for and set a budget.  Setting a budget that works with not only your plan but with your wallet is key.  Avoid last minute shopping. Waiting to purchase gifts can cause a sense of urgency that can easily blow your budget.

Keeping your holiday shopping local is a great way to support our community. One way that communities succeed is by strengthening the local economy through shopping local.   Every time you choose to shop in your local community you are helping your community’s economy grow and flourish.   Money spent by shopping at local businesses is more likely to go back into the community. The more money that stays in the community means better schools, better roads and more support for local nonprofit organizations, police and fire departments. When neighbors take care of neighbors, communities are stronger.

As a way to help make holiday shopping easier we have put together a Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide, this guide will help direct you to places to shop local. Discover the best presents for Mom, Dad, Grandpa, Grandma, the kids or anyone else, while you shop local and stay on budget.

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A gift for the future. Commerce Bank of Wyoming offers Kid Club Savings Accounts, with a low minimum opening deposit of $20.00. Establish children, grandchildren, nieces, or nephew’s financial future and have fun together along the way. The Kids Club Savings Account is simple and effective, and we host yearly Kids Club activities and savings incentives to teach children good savings habits from an early age. More information can be found on our website under Smart Savings.  

1. New Studio Photography and Framing located at 420 S Main, Rock Springs.  They offer Family, Kids, Senior Portraits, Commercial Photography as well as fine art prints and custom framing. Holiday specials include 10% off any custom frames over $150.00, 10% off metal & gallery wraps, and 50% off head shots.  Join Sweetwater Creations for Bisque Painting and Wood burning December 12th and create the perfect gift for someone special. Find them on Facebook at

2. Give the special wine or whisky drinker in your life a custom gift basket from Gateway Liquors, select from the locally made baskets, to a custom made basket just for you.  Gateway Liquors located at 2012 Dewar Dr., Rock Springs is under new ownership and is your one stop shop on all spirits, beer, micro brews and wine. If they don’t have what you are looking for they offer special orders on alcohol and wine.  Find them on Facebook at

3. With family coming to town, give them the gift of comfort by booking them a room at the locally owned Outlaw Inn.  They have 100 rooms, free hot breakfast, Managers’ Cocktail Reception, Indoor Pool and Fitness center, just to name a few of the amenities they will enjoy during their stay. Add fine dining with the Open Range at the Outlaw to the list. they will never want to leave. More information can be found on their website at

4. Give the gift of a clean car with a gift card to Wash and Glow Carwash. Washes cost between $10.00-$20.00, with monthly car wash memberships starting at $39.00.  The Wash and Glow Car Wash was built with speed and convenience in mind, this locally owned business is located at 2512 Foothill Blvd in Rock Springs. Find them on Facebook at

5. Sweet Sage has been serving Sweetwater county for over 30 years. They have a great gift selection, that works well with any budget, gifts range from $15.00 to $30.00. They opened as a family business serving the southwest Wyoming area and have stayed a family affair ever since. They pride themselves in excellent service, knowledgeable staff, attention to detail and a wide home décor selection, with an added personal touch. Find them at 410 S Main in Rock Springs.

6. At Rock Springs Honda Toyota their love for the outdoors, recreation, sportsmanship and quality vehicles come together in a way you'll only find at Rock Springs Honda. They are proud to be locally owned and family operated in the great state of Wyoming and enjoy that most of their customers are more like family. Make sure to stop in and shop their Black Friday Deal, all day November 29th! All in stock casual, moto pants, jersey gloves, Badlands Camo and Gear All, will be 30% off, all in stock Oakley sunglasses/googles are BOGO 50% off, Spy sunglasses are BOGO FREE! That is not all for every $100 spent you will get $10.00 gift certificate for future purchases.  Rock Springs Honda Toyota strives to give a truly memorable experience to all of their guests, find out more on their website at

We hope that this gift guide has given you some amazing Christmas gift ideas for your loved ones.  Holiday shopping can be a fun and rewarding experience for everyone!  Remember to stay safe when shopping, for debit card safety tips visit our Online Security Center

Happy Holidays and Happy Shopping.

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