BALTIMORE (WJZ) — On Wednesday, Baltimoreans grabbed their bags and tins and went to Fells Point for the First Annual Fell’s Point Retail Cookie Crawl.
The event, which started at 4 p.m., saw participating local businesses handing out complimentary cookies to those passing by.READ MORE: Investigation Ongoing Into Vacant Home Fire That Killed 3 Baltimore Firefighters
The Cookie Crawl lasted until 7 p.m. and gave shoppers an opportunity to get some holiday shopping done while supporting local businesses.READ MORE: Businesses Owners On The Block Protest Proposal To Close Establishments On The Street By 10 P.M.
“I can shop at a Nordstrom anywhere,” said one shopper. “But I choose to shop local because there are so many unique items and if they’re gonna give me cookies, I’m so happy about it.”MORE NEWS: Shooting At Towson Student-Centered Apartment Building Under Investigation
Some of the participating businesses include ANGEL PARK Boutique, Brightside Boutique, Charm City Run, Emporium Collagia, Fells Point Surf Co and Ten Thousand Villages In Baltimore.