News from the
Downtown Palatine Business Association!

DPBA members Palatine Bank & Trust, The Dance Loft, Arete Salon & Spa and Pan American Bank & Trust are featured!
Valentine's Day is Just Two Days Away!
If you haven't gotten something special for your sweetheart yet - have no fear! Downtown Palatine has several wonderful shops and stores that can provide the perfect gift! What about a cooking class, or the gift of learning how to play an instrument? You could also get a salon and spa package, home decor knick knacks and one-of-a-kind gifts, or the gift of jewelry or fashion! Click here to view a list of all of the DPBA members to see what they have to offer! And what do you have planned for Valentine dinner this Friday? Check out one of the restaurants in downtown Palatine, including JL's Pizza & Sports Bar, Tap House Grill or Durty Nellie's!
New Palatine Bank & Trust Location, Daily Herald Award Winner!
Palatine Bank & Trust is proud to announce its newest location is now open at 988 E. Dundee Road in Palatine! As a community bank, Palatine Bank & Trust offers so much more than just great banking solutions. They support community nonprofits, sponsor small business events and more. Stop by and see why they've been named “ Best Local Bank ” in the Daily Herald’s 2019 “Reader’s Choice Top Picks.” 

Palatine Bank & Trust is a branch of Barrington Bank & Trust Company, N.A. Member FDIC.
The Dance Loft Valentine's Offer
Join any class by February 14, 2020 at the The Dance Loft and get 15% off of your first two months of tuition! For more information about all that is offered, click here . Click here to visit their Facebook page and here to see them on Instagram.
Save the Date for Girls on the Town!
Girls on the Town will take place Friday, May 1, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in downtown Palatine! Celebrate spring and the unique and engaging shops and storefronts in Palatine's walkable downtown! Wine tastings, light bites and sweet treats, basket raffles, giveaways, special offers, product demonstrations and more are a part of this event that continues to grow in popularity!! Stay tuned for additional details soon!
Arete Salon & Spa Valentine's Special!
Arete Salon & Spa features hair, skin and nail services - and products like ColorWow, MoroccanOil, Pureology, Schwarzkopf and more! The main focus is providing a professional, yet relaxed experience. This salon and spa features monthly specials on services and products to help clients save on all of their favorites.

For the entire month of February, Arete Salon & Spa is offering a deal on Valentine’s Day gift certificates and facials (up to $50 in savings)! Visit Arete Salon & Spa on Instagram and Facebook.
Pan American Bank & Trust Receives BBB Torch Award
Pan American Bank & Trust was selected as a recipient of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, the most prestigious award the BBB can present to a business. Receiving a Torch Award from the BBB is an honor bestowed on select businesses that have excelled in marketplace excellence and integrity. 

Pan American Bank & Trust was recognized for demonstrating the highest ethical standards and trust with customers, employees, community members and stakeholders with which they do business.

The Downtown Palatine Business Association (DPBA) consists of more than 25 members, including retailers for home decor and accessories, cooking classes and demonstrations, music and voice lessons and restaurants, in addition to health, beauty and financial services. There's also a bakery, jeweler, photographer, chiropractor, dance studio offering classes and much more!

The DPBA hosts two large events each year - Girls on the Town in the spring, and Holidays on the Town on the Friday before Thanksgiving. Other events include Sidewalk Sales at the start of summer, as well as the Sweet Pea Pet Parade held during downtown Palatine Street Fest (the Parade is hosted by DPBA members, The Music Room and Foxglove Cottage). Visit this link to learn more about all of the DPBA members! If you're interested in learning more about membership, click here .