TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – Maple Avenue Auction celebrated New Year’s Day with its first in-person auction on Saturday.

Previously, the venue was host to online auctions since the beginning of last year.

Much of items up for auction were old Terre Haute memorabilia including antiques and signage. Maple Avenue Auction Owner Craig Ketner said there has been high demand for on in-person auction.

“People have been wanting to have an in-house auctions for quite some time,” Ketner said. “But with COVID and things going on, it’s been all but impossible.”