Grateful for You!

November 03, 2023

Grateful for You!

ANSWER: He wanted people to think he was a chicken.

It's that time of year to give thanks. And I am ever so grateful EVERYDAY for all of the Hug Box customers and the relationships I have with my artisan friends and the community here in Newnan, Georgia. I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving season with you and your loved ones. 

WIth thanks & hugs,

The Hug Box has prepared for the upcoming holidays and filled with happy, unique and healthy for the gifting season. Come visit and shop local! 

Thank you Gifts

We offer lovely host and thank you gifts. Choose from curated Hug Boxes online (or buy at the Hug Box shop in Historic Downtown Newnan), Build Your Own Gift Box online or make it even more special and build a gift box at the shop. If you need assistance from afar, please contact us! We would love to help with your meaningful gift-giving.

NEW Limited Curated Holiday Hug Boxes coming soon. Checkout back and order your before they sellout. We can ship at a date closer to the holiday. Please contact us if you are interested in a bulk order for holiday gifting. Click here for more assistance.


THINGS TO DO in November (in Newnan, Georgia)

MARKET DAY - Saturday, November 4 - 10-2pm
ONLY 1 MORE MARKET DAY UNTIL CHRISTMAS. The Monthly Market Day is hosted by Main Street Newnan on the first Saturday of every month from March-December, around the courthouse square in downtown Newnan, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The market showcases a variety of handmade, homemade, and homegrown products created by local artisans, artists, and farmers. It features over 50 unique booths with new vendors and one-of-a-kind items each month. And don't forget you can find even more local artisan goods and gifts, everyday. at the Hug Box shop. 

HOLIDAY SIP & SEE - Friday, November 17 - 5-9pm
This event is a great opportunity for visitors to get started on their holiday shopping while the holiday inventory is plentiful! There will also be a night market, live music, and food trucks along with hor d'oeuvres and refreshments from the retailers. Checkout downtown merchant participants here.

PLAID FRIDAY - Friday, November 24 - All Day
On Plaid Friday (the day after Thanksgiving, November 24th), shop in Downtown Newnan and simplify your Day-After-Thanksgiving experience! The name “Plaid Friday” celebrates the idea of LOCAL! The plaid pattern represents weaving the individual threads of small businesses together to create a strong fabric that celebrates the diversity and creativity of independent businesses. Plaid Friday is the relaxing and enjoyable alternative to the big box store “Black Friday,” and is designed to promote both local and independently owned businesses during the holidays. Wear plaid attire during Plaid Friday and expect to SAVE, as numerous downtown businesses will offer a significant discount to any customer wearing Plaid clothing!

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY - Saturday, November 25 - All Day
Shop Small Y’all! Small Business Saturday is an annual shopping tradition dedicated to supporting small businesses across the country. Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 and is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This event supports the local economy and promotes our community.

WIZARD OF ODD - Saturday, November 25 

Newnan Community TheaterFollow the yellow brick road right on down to Newnan Theatre Company to see your favorite N.I.T.W.I.T.S. improv their way over the rainbow! Will they find their courage, brains, and heart? Will they make their way through the poppy field? Will Dorothy ever find the Emerald City?

YOU are the Wizard. Their fate is in your hands! Grab your ruby slippers, start clicking those heels, and join the mayhem 'cause there's no place like NTC! There's no place like NTC!






Daisy from Newnan Coweta Humane SocietyDaisy is almost 2. Her foster mom says Daisy is a bit shy when she first meets someone, but warms up to loving her walks and her toys. She snuggles after her playtime. Daisy gets along well with other dogs - in fact, she’d love to have a playmate! Daisy is pictured here with her work of art!
CLICK HERE to adopt Daisy.

Be sure to checkout your local rescues to adopt your dog or cat. CLICK HERE for more details for local adoption in Newnan, Georgia.



" The gift items were special, the service was excellent and the recipient was thrilled. A lovely way to brighten someone’s day. Wonderful!!


The Hug Box Storefront windowthe Hug Box gift shop is located at 
2C Jackson St., 
Mainstreet in Newnan, Georgia.

The Hug Box shop is located INSIDE of the Newnan Book Company in the back. Our shops are on the opposite corner
across from Let Them Eat Toffee and The Alamo.