Third Friday Kicks Off in Rogers, Ark.

Wednesday, May 15 at 10:10 AM
Category: Arvest Community News

The 2013 Third Friday series in downtown Rogers, Ark., will kick off on May 17 with a community shrimp boil and live music on the Frisco Stage from 5-9 p.m. The May Third Friday* event will headline a blues and rock and roll performance by Leah and the Mojo Doctors.* The fun will take place at Frisco Park,* located at First and Elm streets.

The inaugural shrimp boil will setup in the parking lot next to the Frisco Stage. The traditional shrimp boil will include fresh shrimp, corn, Andouille sausage and potatoes, served with choice of iced tea or bottled water for $12 per person. Only 200 tickets for the shrimp boil will be sold, and they are available in advance on Main Street Rogers* organization’s site. Looking for a kid-friendly option? A hot dog, corn and drink will be sold for $4 per person. There are also 15 restaurants in the downtown Rogers area for additional dining options. A beer garden will also be offered at this year’s events. 

Amongst the fun visitors can also explore an educational opportunity with a QR code walking tour of 15 historic buildings. To participate use a smart phone to scan QR codes and learn notable information about the buildings. Some of the family-friendly activities include pony rides, inflatables, Baggo bean bag games, a climbing wall and more! Arvest will be one of numerous vendors with a booth at the event.

Links marked with * go to a third-party site not operated or endorsed by Arvest Bank, an FDIC-insured institution.

Tags: Arkansas, Arvest Benton County, Community Support, Rogers
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