Holidays on the Bricks 2018

The 3rd Annual Holidays on the Bricks presented by Go Downtown Rogers is scheduled for November 30 - December 2 in historic downtown Rogers.

Holiday on the Bricks is a downtown-wide holiday open house mixed in with other fun holiday activities and events. This year more entertainment has been added.  Grab your friends and head to downtown this season for great shopping, delicious food, and a whole lot of cheer!

There are also opportunities to give back to our community as several of the events will be raising funds for the Arkansas Children's Foundation with the help of Northwest Arkansas Circle of Friends. Thank you to our sponsors Simmons Bank and Pet Supplies Plus.

 



Holidays on the Bricks 2018 Events

Wish List 2018
November 30th | 10am to 7pm
Stop into your favorite downtown businesses to pick up your wish list to make holiday shopping much easier this year. Starting November 5th, fill out your wish list at participating merchants and then return on November 30th to redeem the special promotions and discounts for your wish list items. Don't leave your holiday shopping to the last minute! For full details visit our Holidays on the Bricks Wish List 2018 event page.
Sponsor:   Forward Engineers

Sips on the Bricks 2018
December 1st | 5pm to 9pm
That's right, friends...Sips is back! Businesses in downtown will be crafting some creative holiday cocktails and mocktails for you to taste test and judge! Your $10 suggested donation lets you sip some pretty fantastic concoctions created for your enjoyment. Find out more about this fun event on the Sips on the Bricks 2018 event page. All proceeds from Sips on the Bricks will go to the Arkansas Children's Foundation. Must be 21 to participate.
Sponsor:  Gateway Mortgage Group LLC, Rogers

Sips After Party
December 1st | 6:30pm to 9:30pm
After strolling and sipping, drop off your vote for the best drink at the Sips After Party hosted by Cooking Studio of Downtown Rogers. Sample appetizer plates for free, enjoy live music, and have some more holiday fun with your friends. Wine and beer available for purchase. If you cast your vote, check back on Sunday to see if you win a holiday gift basket donated by Dandy Roll. For more information visit our Sips on the Bricks 2018 event page.
Sponsor:  Rick McLeod Farmers Insurance Agent

Cocoa in the Park
December 1st | 12pm to 8pm and December 2nd | 12pm to 4pm
Come enjoy free hot cocoa and candy canes in Centennial Park! Stroll down 1st Street and stop to enjoy the beautifully decorated Centennial Park. There will be several photo opportunities to capture some great family memories while you sip on some cocoa. All donations for cocoa and candy canes will go the Arkansas Children's Foundation. Stop by and give a little this season to support children battling illness.
Sponsors:  Cleaner Solutions, Barton Consulting LLC, and JKJ Architects.

Toy & Donation Drive for the Arkansas Children's Hospital Northwest - Northwest Arkansas Circle of Friends
November 30th through December 13th
Businesses in downtown Rogers will be drop-off sites for the NWACOF this holiday season. We will be kicking off the toy drive and ask that anyone who is interested, please bring new unwrapped toys in their original packaging to donate. Also keep an eye out for the cash donation tins at participating merchants in downtown. All toys and donations will be delivered to the children's hospital during their Festival of the Stars toy drive.

Downtown Gift Give-Away
November 19th through December 2nd
The downtown merchants and restaurants are bringing back the Downtown Gift Give-Away again this year! Last year was a huge success, and we want to help someone again this holiday season. Downtown businesses have donated gifts to fill the tub inside Urban Bath & Body Company on Walnut Street. It will be on display so you can check out all the great goodies. Then sign up in any participating business to enter YOUR name in the drawing to win EVERY SINGLE GIFT. Drawing will be held and winner announced on December 2nd at 3 PM. Catch us on Facebook Live to see who won! Must be over 18 to enter.

Holiday Carolers
December 1st | 12pm to 8pm
You heard it right! Yes, we will have holiday songs being sung throughout downtown by several local area school choirs and downtown church choirs. Come support the local choirs and hear some really talented singers as they bring downtown to life with classic holiday songs. The best way to spread holiday cheer, is singing loud for all to hear!
Participating groups:  FUMC Rogers, Dazzling Diamonds Chorus, Rogers Heritage High School, Haas Hall Academy Rogers PFC, First Baptist Olive Street, and Arkansas Arts Academy

Pictures with Santa
December 1 | 10am to 2pm and December 2nd from 12pm to 4pm
Join Santa along with Go Downtown Rogers at the Rogers Experimental House to have festive photos taken. This event is FREE and you are welcome to snap as many photos with your phones as you like. There will be a holiday scene and Santa will be taking toy requests from every good boy and girl!
Sponsors:  Rick McLeod Farmers Insurance Agent, Profile by Sanford, and Wesner's Grill.

Holiday Sunday Shopping Kick-off
December 2nd | 12pm to 4pm
Visit your favorite downtown merchants as they kick-off special holiday shopping hours on Sundays in December. Several businesses will be running specials and/or hosting events to celebrate. Drawings for the Sips on the Bricks gift basket as well as the Downtown Gift Give-Away will take place at 3 PM. Check out our Facebook Live announcement to see who wins!