Small Business Saturday exists to support, inspire and
promote small businesses on the 6th December and beyond

Get Involved

We want all kinds of small businesses to get involved, so know that whether you are a family business, local shop, online business, wholesaler or small manufacturer, Small Business Saturday is supporting you!



There are lots of ways to get involved. For starters, download our Digital Pack for Small Business Saturday 2014.



Or sign up to get our Small Business Saturday Pack posted out to you, which includes posters that you can use on the day itself.

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And if you’ve got any plans for the day, be sure to tell us about it & we’ll give you a shout out via Facebook & Twitter.

Small Business Saturday 2013
was a runaway success

48% of UK consumers were aware of the day

Over 1.5 million Facebook views and #SmallBizSatUK trending top 3 all day

40% of all Local Authorities supported the campaign

Over £460 million was spent in small businesses on the day

Inspire Series

Small Business Saturday exists to support, inspire and promote small businesses. As part of our ‘Inspire’ stream of work we are kicking off our fantastic new ‘Inspire Series’. The series will see a number of brilliant entrepreneurs and figures in the world of small business give talks and workshops to existing and aspiring small businesses & entrepreneurs for free.

The series will be structured to have a workshop and participatory feel - the speaker will begin by talking about the subject followed by a Q&A session as well as live streaming and live Twitter Q&As. This will allow for digital participation for those who cannot make the talks in person.

See to the right for the first of our Inspire series talks and get in touch at if you are interested in attending any of these talks.

  • Tina Boden (Co-Founder of Enterprise Rockers)
    7th October, Leeds Library: 6 - 7pm
  • Kay Allen OBE (Founder of Trading for Good)
    20th October, Somerset House, London: 2 – 3.30pm
  • Sir Peter Bonfield (Chair of the Small Business Charter)
    5th November, UCL, London: 11am – 12pm
  • Emma Jones (Founder of Enterprise Nation and co-founder of StartUp Britain)
    20th November, Somerset House, London: 4pm – 5.30pm

Connect with us


Bus Tour


Last year we took the Small Business Saturday bus around the UK and this year we are back with a bigger and better tour!

With more locations and a bigger bus we hope to spread the word far and wide, so if you are interested in getting involved and we are coming to a location near you, check out the map and get in touch, or just come along on the day to say hello and show your support.


As Small Business Saturday UK is all about championing small businesses, we are once again using our social media channels to feature 100 small businesses, one a day for the 100 days leading up to December 6th.

Last year's 100 not only received exposure on our social media channels and in the local press, but also joined the Small Business Saturday team in London at a reception in Downing Street with the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne.

We have heard from many great Small Businesses who want to be part of this year's Small Biz 100 and applications are now closed.

Below you will find our calendar of our Small Biz 100. From 29th August 2014 we will add a new small business everyday to feature.

Check back here each day to see the next of our Small Biz 100...

Events Calendar