n its ninth year, Fresh Market attracted more than 25 vendors on Saturday. Apalachicola Bay Chamber of commerce Director John Solomon said around 400 shoppers visited the event and vendors reported strong sales.

He said jeweler Kristin Anderson sold more than 40 of her signature silver snowflake ornaments. “It started out cold but the front went through around 10:30 and then it warmed back up,” he said.

Sandi Garrett Little, shown in photo above, reported good sales for her line of hand crafted toiletries, Harmony Bath and Body.