The Small Business Saturday

The Small Business Saturday was held on Saturday, July 17 at the beautiful Ottawa MetroPark – Liz Pierson Shelter House with local vendors, food trucks, DJ Steven Wolfe and Live Entertainment by Saxophonist, Michael Williams on SAX.

Deb Cash, Yanbal Products

Some of the vendors that participated were Deb Cash with Yanbal Products; Terrie Landry- Cook, Simple D’Vine Boutique; Phenon Phoenix-Bumpus, Unique Collections; Stephanie Pratt, Dreaming of Pearls; Shaiem Hampton, Bombaye Bracelets and Accessories; Erica Buchanan, EbTone Acessories; Staff Works Group and others.

Organizer Donnetta Carter thanked the sponsors: Taylor Automotive Family, Molina Heath Care, The Huntington National Bank, The Sojourner’s Truth Newspaper, BCAN (Buckeye Community Arts Network) and Claudia’s Natural Food Market and the social media Facebook family and volunteers.

Finally, the next Summer Outdoor Expo for small business owners will be held on Saturday, August 14, 2021 from 10 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Lucas County Fairgrounds 1406 Key St. Maumee, OH. That event will include Live Entertainment by CJ Manning and Company – Accompanied by Marica Bowen and several Food Trucks, DJ, Door Prizes and Networking Opportunities.

Admission is free. For more information contact Carter, event organizer, via email: or (419) 367-9765