ROCKLAND — Downtown Rockland is hosting a second-annual Eat, Sip, Shop Event on the evening of Dec. 8 from 4-8 p.m. Over 17 downtown merchants and restaurants will be open and offering special promotions, discounts, giveaways, raffles, nibbles, bubbly and small bites. Make a fun night out and shop at these downtown merchants and in between stop in for a craft cocktail or a small bite. Each participating business will have their own special promotions.

Participating members are Archipelago, Ada’s Kitchen, In Good Company, Modern Metalsmith, the Grasshopper Shop, Barefoot in Denim, Arctic Tern Books, Seagull Cottage, Flowers by Hoboken, the Wine Seller, Heidi Phifer Skin Lash Brow, Loyal Biscuit, Maine Sport, The Landing Gallery, Black Parrot and Fiore Olive Oil.