V.22 No.10 | March 7 - 13, 2013
Annual Report 2013
Weekly Business Profile
The Village Mercantile Home & Farm Store
Type of business:
Mercantile Feed, Supply & Nursery
3675 Corrales Rd.
Albuquerque NM 87048
Number of Employees:
Corrales Harvest Festival This Weekend!
Every dog has its day, and for the dogs that are lucky enough to have owners that shop at The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store those days come a whole lot more frequently. This weekend is the Corrales Harvest Festival which will allow those lucky owners to find deal after deal. Make your next trip to buy dog food this weekend, and make your destination The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store in Corrales. The Corrales Harvest Festival is a two-day event that takes place each year throughout the Village of Corrales during the last weekend in September. The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store is one of the centerpieces of the Festival that has been held continuously since 1986 and has ranked as one of the favorite festivals in the Albuquerque area. Harvest Festival is organized by the Kiwanis Club of Corrales and staffed by all volunteers from our many local non-profits. This annual community event is in support of the club's mission of ".. people working together to build a better tomorrow..", thus, the event proceeds from The Village Mercantile Home & Farm Store and other business sponsorships and individual donations are re-invested into the community in the form of grants to our local non-profits.This weekend the Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store will have specials on one of the best selections of dog food in the Albuquerque area. At the Village Mercantile, our customers know that we have the best service, the best knowledge and the best pricing hands down. Pricing at the Village Mercantile beats the big box stores and gives you additional values that you cannot get anywhere else. An internal customer loyalty program know as Merc Bucks drops prices even more, with savings up 7%. That saving in addition to manufactures frequent buyer programs matched with the best prices in the city gives you an opportunity to increase the value of your hard earn dollar. Savings of five dollars for a large bag on brands like Natural Balance, Blue Buffalo, Nutro Natural Choice and Wellness you will be putting money back in your wallet. The best part on most dog’s days is pleasing their owners with tricks of retrieval, feats of agility and just being there at the end of a long day. The Village Mercantile Home and Farm store helps you reward them in a way that every dog loves – Treats! With a selection of treats that are all made in the USA not only are your pets rewarded, you can rest assured they are healthy high quality treats. From Plato, Primal, Real Meat and Zukes our selection of treats will know that you are giving your dog the best, and with savings of 15% on all dog treats during Corrales Harvest Festival, you will be able to stock up for the coming winter. Do not worry about just treating your dog, you can treat yourself to Blue Bell ice cream as you shop. Activities abound at the Corrales Harvest Festival, including free horse rides, riding demonstrations, tractor rides and crowing contests. A kid’s stick horse barrel race will be held as well, and if you bring your kids, the powerful allure of the bounce house will allow you a brief respite during your days activities. For the braver souls a climbing wall and mechanical bull ride is available. Highlights of the Corrales Harvest Festival include:Harvest Hootenanny Dance – Saturday 7pm to 10 pmPet Parade – Saturday 9amHayrides along Corrales Road, - Starting at The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store, 9am to 5pm both days.Wine Fair – Saturday 11am to 5pm, Sunday noon to 5pmMercado Antiguo – Traditional Spanish Art both days 9am to 5pmCelebration of the Horse – Saturday 9am to 5pmArts and Crafts Fair – Both Days 9am to 5pmCome on dawn to the Corrales Harvest Festival and visit The Village Mercantile Home and Farm Store. The Harvest Festival will bring you to Corrales, the prices, knowledge and service will keep you coming back for more.