That fact, combined with some bad weather in the form of some ice storms that kept people home, means that for many downtown retailers, there is still a lot of great merchandise on the shelves, she said.
That will make this weekend's INside Sidewalk Sale all the better for shoppers who come downtown. Here are the details from the Madison Chamber of Commerce:
Shop participating stores and save up to 75%!
Thursday through Saturday, January 16-18:
Attitude Plus plus-size boutique
Khaki and Black
Maggie's of Madison
Onyx of Madison
Peter Indorf Jeweler
Poppie's Children's Boutique
Sandpiper Boutique at the Madison Beach Hotel
The Shoreline Vine