PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (WTAP) – Generally considering large means purchasing small. This 12 months, Small Enterprise Saturday began Friday for Parkersburg.
The early begin to Small Enterprise Saturday was meant to unfold out foot site visitors for Covid-safety causes in addition to to encourage small enterprise Black Friday purchasing.
They’ll use the additional assist throughout the pandemic.
Artsbridge Government Director Amanda Stevens, who’s internet hosting one of many artwork markets concerned, stated this is a chance in a time when there are much less on the market.
“Clearly most of the native artists haven’t had the alternatives. They’ve been rather a lot fewer and additional in between possibilities to promote and show their paintings so this offers them an opportunity to get it on the market, let folks come and store,” she stated.
Stevens added that supporting native companies is giving such entities the sources to assist the neighborhood.
“You must keep in mind that Amazon isn’t going to sponsor your child’s ball group and, regardless that it’s enjoyable to buy on-line and it’s enjoyable to do all that and all of us do it, nevertheless it’s additionally vital to get out and keep in mind that proper right here in our neighborhood there are some nice native companies that might use the assist,” she stated.
Artsbridge’s market will run from 10 to 5 Saturday. The market options about thirty totally different artwork distributors.
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