There will be lots of deals at Belmont Center boutiques, food and beverage shops, and even Pilates studios as part of the neighborhood’s midnight madness event on Monday. Participants include A Chocolate Dream, Alchemy 925, Bells & Whistles, Bessie Blue, Body Trio, Champions Sporting Goods, Craft Beer Cellar, Every Body Pilates, Gregory's House of Pizza, Irresistibles, Marmalade, Quebrada Baking Co., Rancatore's Ice Cream, Revolve, Roberts Salon, Terra Firma, Thirty Petals Boutique, and The Toy Shop of Belmont. (All of the businesses are on or just off of Leonard Street.) Some will offer progressively steep discounts throughout the event; many will have snacks and beverages. The event happens between 6 p.m. and midnight, though some businesses will close at 10 p.m.
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contributorsAmi Albernaz began freelancing for the Globe in 2004. She started bargain-hunting at an early age, accompanying her mother to second-hand stores and yard sales near Westport, MA, where she grew up. When she's not perusing stores, Ami can often be found scouting out budget eateries in and around the city, particularly near her current abode in East Boston.
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Deal of the Week
Femme Fatale Airbrush Tanning is offering a free skin exfoliant or hydrating tan extender (each worth $48) with a custom tanning session through Dec. 18th. The salon's Infinity Sun System spray tanning is used by celebs like Jennifer Aniston, Jessica Alba, Giuliana Rancic, and others. Book two tanning sessions and get both the exfoliant and tan extender, a $96 value. The deal is offered Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Femme Fatale is at 464 Commonwealth Ave., Boston. Book an appointment at 857-265-3990 or email@example.com.
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