7/05/2011Posted by MJ
The LUSJ reported that the community market is up and running on Canal street and will be for every Saturday this month:
The brand new Lockport Community Market is off to a good start, according to Heather Peck, program director of Lockport Main Street Inc. And there is still time for vendors to sign up.
The outdoor business and merchant market held its first event Saturday, a “Kids Day” that featured kids games, a magic show, face painting and a performance from the Palace Theatre cast of “Hairspray the Musical.” Peck said 27 vendors were present Saturday, with 20 of them setting up a booth on Canal Street overlooking the Erie Canal locks.
“It went very well,” Peck said. “We had a good showing, we’re very excited. It’s been a steady crowd, a few people have even said they’ve seen folks they haven’t seen in a while. It’s kind of a gathering place.”...