Moonlight Madness Thursday August 2, 2012!

I hope that you have all heard about downtown's second annual Moonlight Madness event happening TOMORROW Thursday August 2, 2012 from 7pm to 11pm! If you haven't then here's the scoop from the DIA.... Check below for what's happening specifically at Stix and Stones!

Downtown North Bay is pleased to announce that our second annual Moonlight Madness occurs this Thursday, August 2 ending at 11 PM.

This is our kick-off to the Summer in the Park weekend with a night time of activities including the music of Jim Harney & Friends, Don Brose & Roger Bertrand and various buskers throughout the downtown.

Greening Nipissing will be screening an outdoor movie entitled: “Til the River Runs Clear”  in the parking lot of the Nipissing District Housing Corporation (133 Main Street West).

Participating members will have various sales and activities throughout the day.

Also, on Saturday August 4 we will continue with our buskers from 11 am to 2 pm and TOROS will present highlights of Les Misérables in the Diegel Downtown Parkette (Main & Fraser) from 11 am to 1 pm.

Make sure it's on the list for tomorrow night as most of the downtown shops will be staying open late and offering fantastic sales and deals in their stores! The street will be blocked off and it will be fun awesomeness everywhere!! Don't miss out on supporting our wonderful downtown and all of our incredible local businesses!

Here's what's happening at Stix and Stones...

We will be having hourly 50% off specials starting at 7pm until 11pm. There will be 4 specials on that evening but you have to act fast before someone else scoops up what is on your wishlist! Want to check from home what the hourly specials are? Find "Stix and Stones" group page on facebook and "like" us to see our hourly status updates! and NO I am not giving away what these specials are beforehand!

Starting at 5pm, we will be offering 10% off all regular priced merchandise INCLUDING knitting needles, accessories, magazines, books and all regular priced yarns. *Some items excluded*

In addition to that, we have even MORE yarns marked down from 20% to 50% off regular price also starting at 5pm- a lot of these are items that WERE NOT included in the sale for the past couple of weeks.... but you'll have to come in to find out what they are ;) I'll give you a little mini taste.... there are a few yarns from Fleece Artist, Hand Maiden and Americo on the 50% off list.... tempted yet? These sales will last one night only, no extensions and no layaways! Phone orders are more than welcome for those unable to attend this event and orders will be subject to free shipping with purchases of $100 or more before taxes. Call  us at 705-223-8245 or send me an email at

We will be the store of the mad hatter's tea party offering our wonderful customers Davids tea (both iced and hot) and cupcakes from Daley Banana baked goods- that's my sister!

Don't forget to like "Stix and Stones" group page on facebook for more details on the evening's events! We will also be updating our Ravelry group page "Stix and Stones" check us out there too! Or hey, feel free to come in, hang around and keep checking back every hour for those specials! If there's room- grab a seat and knit. But I am totally kicking you all out at 11pm this year. With love of course.

So with all that.... can I count on seeing you ALL out tomorrow night?! Yes- those from out of town I totally expect you to drive, train, fly and hop across oceans. Safe travels and I wish everyone a happy, fun and safe long weekend!!