Posted on November 14, 2009 at 1:43 PM
HOUSTON—Houston Ballet’s 29th Annual Nutcracker Market, currently under way in Reliant Center, One Reliant Park is setting records in attendance and sales.
Friday set a one-day attendance record of 25,100 people. The Market officially opened on Thursday, Nov. 12 and will continue through Sunday, Nov. 15, closing at 6:00 PM.
To date the overall attendance is up seven percent and sales are up by two percent.
The Market covers 550,000 square feet and features 323 national and international merchants selling home décor, gourmet foods, clothing, sporting goods, novelties, accessories and much more.
All proceeds from the market benefit the academy and scholarship programs for the Houston Ballet Foundation.