More than 100 people "mobbed" Fine Things on Wednesday during
Shoppers walked away with deals from the store and prizes from Patch, as well as event co-sponsors, and .
There were games for shoppers to play outside and discounts to be had inside.
Store owners Mieka Wheeler and Debby Ouellette said the event was a clear success. Compared to a typical Wednesday, Wheeler said, the store did three times as much business during the cash mob.
"We did more business from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight than we did all of last Third Friday," she said. "And last Third Friday was good, but this far surpassed that. And in just two hours."