Downtown Bellefontaine’s Holiday Open House

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for…The Holiday Open House in Downtown Bellefontaine! Get ready to shop til ya drop November 6-8.

This will be a shopping experience you won’t forget! It will be complete with a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA). This means if you grab a glass of beer or wine from Roundhouse, The Syndicate, Six Hundred Downtown, Kiyomi or the Beer Vault and you can sip while you shop Downtown! The DORA will be active on Friday (Nov. 6) from 4 to 10 p.m. and Saturday (Nov. 7) from noon to 10 p.m.

There will also be a Shopping Passport!

Passport Directions: Walk into a participating store in Downtown Bellefontaine to pick up a shopping passport. Take your passport with you to different shops to receive stamps for simply walking into the store. You can also receive up to 5 bonus stamps if you make a purchase while you’re in the store. If you receive 10 stamps, fill out your information on the back of your passport and turn it in to the last shop you visit for a chance to WIN a gift basket filled with local downtown goodies! See below for a list of participating retail shops!

To keep up-to-date on all of the deals and steals for the weekend, “like” First Friday’s Bellefontaine on Facebook!

  • A New Leaf Florist
  • A Robbins Nest
  • All Around Awards
  • Craft Paper Scissors
  • Four Acre Clothing Co.
  • Freehold Revival
  • JC Sports
  • Just U’NeeQ
  • Lee’s Comfort Shoes
  • Mad River Knife and Supply
  • Music USA
  • Nest 1896
  • Old Mint Antiques
  • PeachTree Boutique
  • Silver Elephant
  • Tanger’s Furniture
  • The Fun Company
  • The Hanger Boutique
  • The Poppy Seed
  • The Potter’s Shed
  • Rustic Boutique
  • Stephen’s Fine Jewelry

Just U’NeeQ

Just U’Neeq’s Holiday Shop is every holiday fanatic’s dream. Located at 129 West Columbus Avenue, this shop is chock-full of gifts, holiday decor and more! Hurry! They’re only here for the holiday season.

The Fun Company

Santa’s workshop, The Fun Company, located at 136 South Main Street, will be operating in full swing during the Holiday Open House. From books and crafts to Playmobil and dolls, this adorable toy store is jam packed with EVERYTHING your kids want for Christmas.

During the Holiday Open House, if you spend a minimum of $50 in store, you will get a FREE rainbow tote!

PeachTree Boutique

PeachTree Boutique is a staple to Downtown Bellefontaine and they have MOVED to 136 West Columbus Aveune! They are known for their iconic sense of style and have a great selection of clothes to choose from. PeachTree also carries gift items, baby clothes and toys for kids.

During the Holiday Open House they will have 25% off all ornaments!

Skin Sanctuary Boutique Spa

A girl’s shopping trip isn’t complete without a facial. The Skin Sanctuary Boutique Spa joined Downtown Bellefontaine at 105 West Columbus Avenue in June and is here to help you make you feel like your best self during your trip. Specialty facials, microblading and waxing alike is offered at this cute little spa.

During the Holiday Open House the Skin Sanctuary will have a pop-up children’s clothing boutique on November 7 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. You’ll definitely want to stop by and check it out.

Brewfontaine & The Syndicate

While you’re out, Brewfontaine, located at 211 South Main Street, is a great spot for lunch -or- if you’re more of a brunch person, The Syndicate, located next door at 213 South Main Street, is a great choice.

Brewfontaine will be featuring several different seasonal cocktails and brews that are a must try. Here are our personal faves:

Fireside Chat – Tito’s Godiva liquor and condensed milk served with a toasted marshmallow, graham cracker rim and chocolate swirl.

Spiced Toddy – Maker’s Mark, pumpkin infusion, honey syrup and hot apple cider served with a fresh orange wheel and a cinnamon stick. (pictured below)

The Golden Pear – Tito’s, chilled apple cider, apple spice, muddled pears and vanilla served with a dehydrated pear wheel. (pictured below)

Toxic Harvest Ale (spiced beer)– Brewed with butternut squash and apple cider, as well as a small amount of pumpkin spice

Moeller Brew Barn Silo Seltzer/Apple Cider (hard seltzer) – Light bodied, refreshing and crisp apple cider hard seltzer. Brewfotnaine will be the only place outside of Moeller’s brewery where you can get a glass of this tasty treat!

There are plenty of fun shopping experiences waiting for you in Downtown Bellefontaine. While you’re out spending time with friends, share your memories with us by using the hashtag #locofun.