It's that time of year when everyone and their nonprofit hosts some kind of market downtown. If the Plaza really is being "

" as the

would have us believe, then at least it will die wrapped in a sunny shroud of funnel cakes and white canopies. ---

Unlike the

, where I was regularly forbidden from taking photographs, the

had enough professional photographers on-site at this weekend's

that most of the vendors just kind of assumed that I—with my cheap point-and-click digital camera, which eats more batteries than

eats woes—was supposed to be there. Consequently, we have all these photos for your ocular enjoyment.