LIVE: Vera Bradley Outlet Sale Runs Through Sunday (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

By Emma Koch

April 8, 2013 Updated Nov 22, 2013 at 6:48 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- Tens of thousands of people are expected in Fort Wayne this week for the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale.

The annual event opened to the public Tuesday morning. Already more than 50,000 people have registered to attend the sale at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

Of that number, 65-percent are from out of the state and even out of the country. For those who are busy preparing, the excitement is building.

Doors opened Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. with lines wrapped around the building.

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