SARASOTA - Suncoast business also jumped in on the Halloween fun with Marketing on Main.

The monthly gathering of locals business meets every last Wednesday of the month at various locations in downtown Sarasota. The event brings residents to meet an array of shops that offer services from CDB infused gummies, to vintage collectors, and much more.

Founder of the event Gianna Kramer says she wanted to create an event to support shopping local. "Marketing on Main it started as a concept to bring the community together to create not just a way to talk about business but to create a hands approach to business and so we wanted to come up with this platform where you can actually experience what is going on in Sarasota,” said Kramer.

In the spirit of Halloween several vendors wore costumes to celebrate Halloween and some even entered a costume contest and further advertise their businesses.