Businesses in Acadiana gear up for Small Business Saturday

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KLFY—LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- Business owners across the country will celebrate Small Business Saturday this weekend. The event was started by American Express 10 years ago. Consumer spending on that day has reached an estimated $103 billion across the country since the campaign began. Here in Acadiana, small businesses are getting ready for the busy weekend. [

Santa Cruz shops gear up for Small Business Saturday. Stores will have a lot of sales.. and there will also be pop-up events at many of the empty stores in downtown.