Perfect weather, live music and over seventy artists attracted more patrons than ever to Art Under the Umbrellas on November 8th. Crowds were estimated at over one thousand based on the constant and steady flow of art enthusiasts and happy shoppers. Old Town restaurants including Hogs Breath Inn, Stuft Pizza Bar & Grill, and Old Town Coffee Company boasted record sales for the day. Merv Tyer from Old Town Coffee Company said it was Old Town Coffee Company’s biggest day ever! Consumers most likely looking for unique gifts for the holidays boosted art sales to the delight of the artist and patron alike.
Art Under the Umbrellas returns January 17, January 31, February 14 and April 11, 2009.