Holiday Shopping Guide

Participating Business Directory

ACRESinn | 815-314-0764 |

“acresinn is a small (arguably mighty), locally owned cafe and restaurant located in downtown Pontiac, Il. We try our best to use the most honest ingredients from around here. We buy local when it makes sense, which is often. We make many things in house, from our breads to our pickles, and we’re proud to partner with great producers to get the things we don’t, like coffee and damn good beer.”

Aleena’s Bath and Body Boutique | 815-844-2770

“We carry a huge selection of bath and body products to nurture your mind and body, robes, pj sets, lingerie, jewelry, candles, handmade soaps, fragrances, and much more. Great gifts and stocking stuffers.”

Charmed Boutique | 815-842-0391 |

Charmed Boutique is a Women’s boutique specializing in apparel & accessories. Charmed carries unique merchandise you can’t find anywhere in the surrounding areas. Fashion forward dresses, tops, handbags, scarfs, jewelry and more!!”

Crescent Cinemas | 815-844-3030 |

Entertaining the community with Movies & providing Movie Theatre Popcorn & snacks to enjoy while viewing movies. Movie Popcorn is available to purchase to bring home!”

Edinger’s Filling Station | 815-419-2255

Full service Restaurant with Dine-In, Delivery, or Curbside Pickup”

Elliot’s Corner Junction | 815-844-6410

Bar/ Restaurant”

Frugality NFP | 815-844-9679

Charitable thrift shop with thousands of items for your family and home—most $1.99 each”

The General Store | 815-844-3983

“Embroidery, Silk Screen shirts, jackets, etc. Custom Designed items”

Home Wishes & Baby Wishes Too | 815-844-2850

Home Decor, gifts, baby accesories, Christmas Decor and Gifts

Livin’ in Color | 815-844-2704 |

We carry 3X to S women’s clothing, along with accessories and gifts for the special ladies in your life!! Also offer some young girl jewelry.”

Museum of the Gilding Arts | 815-844-1848

Unique decor and jewelry items all with precious metal leaf.”

Once ‘n Again | 815-844-4194 |

Shop or consign your gently used name brand clothing & shoes for the family plus authentic designer handbags.”

Pontiac Area Chamber | 815-844-5131

We sell Chamber gift certificates to be used at local businesses”

Pontiac Community Art Center | 815-419-2572

We sell art by local artists and we offer an assortment of art classes for children and adults.”

Pop’s Pop Up | 815-674-4979

Pops has an eclectic mix of hand made, repurposed, & recycled items. We offer an impressive selection of rocks, fossils, & gem stones.”

Route 66 Kites and Games | 815-953-8303 |

We offer a fun experience. We sell kites, disc golf, board games, flags, spinners, puzzles, and souvenirs.”

Wright’s Furniture | 815-844-7177 |

Quality furniture, flooring, and appliances.”

If you’re still not sure what to get, all of these businesses offer gift certificates – let the recipient pick their own perfect present!