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Make Macomb Your Home
1 South Main, Mount Clemens, MI, 48043


*This contest is now closed. But we encourage you to continue shopping local and shopping Macomb County this holiday season.*

Did you know that there are nearly 1,600 independently owned and operated retailers in Macomb County? These unique stores enhance our main streets and help create a distinct sense of place for each of Macomb's 27 communities.

Through our Shop Local Macomb contest, we aim to help these local retailers during the holiday season. The best part? Shoppers have a chance to win one of ten $150 gift cards, donated by First State Bank, and an extra opportunity to help businesses receive a $1,000 grant. Businesses highlighted by consumers through photos will be automatically entered to win a grant. Winning shoppers and businesses will be announced on Monday, December 6.

To enter, patrons can: 

  • Snap a photo shopping with a local retailer
  • Submit an entry on
  • Share on Facebook or Twitter using the hashtag #ShopLocalMacomb​​​​​

Help promote Shop Local Macomb by downloading a flyer to hang in your window or door and sharing it on social media.


Shop Local Macomb 2021



2021 Shop Local Winners

  1. Uptown Girls Novelties - New Baltimore
  2. The Edge Hair Design - Chesterfield Twp
  3. Sarge and Red's Vintage Toys - Utica
  4. Miles Cake and Candy - Clinton Township 
  5. Willy's Donuts - Macomb Township
  6. Belle-Soeur Boutique - New Baltimore
  7. Hair Designers & Co. Salon - Washington Twp 
  8. Filipo Marc Winery - Clinton Twp
  9. Lil Sweet Boutique - New Baltimore
  10. Ventimiglia's Italian Foods Co - Sterling Heights

Winning Submissions

  1. Wendy P
  2. Corky G
  3. Savannah
  4. Shayla H.
  5. Geneieve R.
  6. David S.
  7. Kaitlyn K.
  8. Tamera C.
  9. Michelle L.
  10. Nicole G.


Check out some of our featured local retail establishments!


All Around the House Interiors



Vera's Balloons-R-Fun



Juliet Chocolate Factory






Whistle Stop Hobby & Toy




Contest Submission Details

  • Take a picture at a local shop.  The photo can be in front of the store, in the store, with cashier, etc. 
  • Submit entry on – Be sure to mention the shop local retailer’s name
  • Share on social media using #ShopLocalMacomb 
  • Participants are allowed one entry per store. 
  • Participants are only allowed to win one(1) $150 gift card
  • Businesses are only allowed to win one(1) $1,000 gift.
  • No purchase necessary. 
  • Photos must be taken between Thursday, November 18, 2021 and Sunday, December 5, 2021.
  • All entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, December 5.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age to participate.

Shop Local Macomb is an initiative of Macomb County in partnership with First State BankMacomb County ChamberSterling Heights Regional ChamberAnchor Bay ChamberEastpointe-Roseville ChamberGreater Romeo Washington Chamber, and Richmond Chamber of Commerce. No purchase necessary.