WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — This was the Riverfront Vacation Market’s last weekend downtown.
It’s been an unusually tough 12 months for a lot of impartial artisans within the Cape Concern Area. Cool Wilmington’s Riverfront Farmers and Artisan Vacation Market gave native distributors an open air house to promote their handcrafted gadgets.
Beginning November 28, the market was held each Saturday on 721 Surry Avenue by Waterline Brewing Firm, 9am-2pm.
Helen Williams embroiders hilarious phrases onto dainty canvases, and says the Riverfront Market has been an enormous assist for her artwork.
“I’d says that my markets have gone down considerably,” mentioned Williams. “I knew that was going to occur. so I simply mentally ready myself. When this market got here alongside, as a result of it was open air, masks are required, social distancing is required, so I knew it was going to be protected for everyone together with myself, so I felt good about it.”
Although the market is over, distributors hope residents will contemplate supporting native companies and artisans this vacation season.