Mayor Brown and the Buffalo Urban Development Corp. continues to drive local business. This year's Queen City Pop-Up will feature four local retailers as apart of this at the Shops at Market Arcade, 617 Main St. Come out and support Classic Knot, Lily & Grey, Things N Time, Urban Soul Closet. These retailers are rent-free until Christmas Eve and their hours are 10 am to 6pm, Monday through Friday and noon to 4pm on Saturdays.

Mayor Byron W. Brown, mentioned that

"Their offerings include handmade and custom bow ties, clothing, handbags, home goods and personalized gift box sets",

Queen City Pop-Up encourages retail activity along Main Street downtown by creating new "pop-up" shops featuring local retailers to inspire them to locate their businesses there. A total of Thirty-three retailers have completed the program, according to Mayor Brown.