Micah Nicol and Shelby Martell
A first-time downtown event is hoping to attract thrifty shoppers looking for a deal on summer items, a Wapakoneta shop owner and event organizer says, as downtown business owners take steps to make room for holiday fare.
“Pickin’ in Downtown Wapakoneta” is a street and sidewalk sale sponsored by the Wapakoneta Antiques and Specialty Shops (WASS) and is to be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.
“It is a summer clearance sale as we are starting to get ready for the holiday open house scheduled for Nov. 1, 2 and 3,” Casa Chic co-owner Landa Tomlinson said. “We are just trying to reduce inventory so we can make room for new items for the holiday season.
For more on "Pickin' in Downtown Wapakoneta" see Saturday's edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.