The Niwot Nickel returns on Small Business Saturday for the holidays


November 15, 2023

Angela Hudgins

The 2023 Niwot Nickel worth $5 off toward any purchase from a participating business will be available Nov. 25 at the Left Hand Grange from 8 to 10 a.m.

Historically in the United States, a wooden nickel was not typically legal tender, but instead more of a novelty coin often issued by merchants as part of a promotion. Wooden nickels became popular in the 1930s, though they may date back to the 1880s.

Niwot has had its own share of wooden nickels through the years, issued by local businesses. Thanks to local Niwotians such as Adam Robinson and...

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