WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Hundreds turned out to celebrate art in downtown Wilmington this weekend.
The Orange Street Arts Festival boasted dozens of vendors selling a variety of arts and crafts.
Everything from paintings, to photographs and even jewelry.
The event was sponsored by the Thalian association and WWAY the festival showcased artists from The Port City and across the southeast.
Artists say events they feel a buzz from folks in the community at events like this.
Deborah Levine said "This is the first time and it has been a wonderful show," Levine said. "Lots of nice people. Beautiful day. Beautiful weather. Great sales, blessed."
Vendors we talked with said for them Artsfest was a success, one they definitely planned to attend again next year.