City & County

Arkadelphia Parks & Rec to host holiday trade show

By Emma Milner
City of Arkadelphia

Finish your last-minute Christmas shopping at “Christmas Market Days!”

Arkadelphia Parks and Recreation will host its first holiday trade show on Saturday, December 11, 2021.

Titled, “Christmas Market Days,” the event will be held inside the Recreation Center from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Approximately 40 vendors will be traveling to Arkadelphia for the event. Shoppers can expect see booths specializing in clothing, accessories, beauty, home goods, crafting, cleaning and more.

“These festive booths will display everything from new, to homemade, to one-of-a-kind items,” Alicia Nichols, Christmas Market Days Coordinator, says. “It’s an exciting opportunity for our residents to find that perfect Christmas gift, right here in Arkadelphia. We’re really looking forward to it.”

Registration is still open for vendors looking to participate. There is a $50 registration fee, and electricity is limited. To learn more, and to sign up, visit, or call the Recreation Center at 870.246.5499.