Jenene Marlow, Wamego, and her children shop the clothes racks at Maurice's, 739 Mass. St., during the annual Downtown Lawrence Sidewalk Sale.
April Rand tends to the racks outside Britches Clothing, 842 Massachusetts Street. Rand, a former employee at the store, came back to help out during the sidewalk sale, which runs through the weekend along Mass St.
Outside Sunflower Outdoor and Bike Shop, 804 Massachusetts, Wade Veazey sounds off to passing customers seated eight feet above ground. Customers braved 100-degree temperatures on Thursday for the annual sidewalk sale in downtown Lawrence. Veazey drives from Colorado each year to help Sunflower with their annual sale.