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First Fridays Downtown

What’s happening on February 6, 5-8pm

Hardesty-Higgins House Visitors Center | 212 S. Main Street • Michael Secor, Drawings and Paintings
Local and regional information; Rocktown Gift Shoppe– featuring the Shenandoah Watercolor Society Art Gallery, the Valley Turnpike Museum– where children can become a museum detective, and the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Civil War Orientation Center– with interpretive film and walking tours. Bathrooms and Parking onsite

Heritage Bakery & Café (located inside Hardesty-Higgins House Visitors Center) will offer Valentine’s cookies for kids to decorate and stencil making

Arts Council of the Valley’s Darrin-McHone Gallery | 311 S. Main St • Katherine Burling, Paintings–
The Captured Re-Imagined

Capital Ale House | 41-A Court Square • Live Music by Jeff Gorman

Dancing with Karen | 77 E Market St • Free Dance Lessons

Downtown Wine and Gourmet | 41-C Court Square • Zach Sensabaugh, Photography

Explore More Discovery Museum | 150 S Main St • Free admission from 4-7pm) Engineering Night: an evening of hands-on problem solving fun! Sponsored by Harrisonburg Kiwanis Club

Hess Financial | 380 E. Market St • Katharine B. March, Oil Paintings

Larkin Arts Studio | 61 Court Square • Juried Art Show, Music by Chad Hanger and Beverages from Old Hill Cider

OASIS Fine Art & Craft | 103 S Main St Group Show, Multi-media– Down the Rabbit Hole: Alice in Wonderland Revisited
Mad Hatter Tea Party Reception with Refreshments

Shabby Love | 80 W Water St • Savannah Moyer, Upcycled Jewelry– Savvy Creations

Spitzer Art Center | 486 West Market St • WORD– Juried show, featuring 29 writer/artists combining original writing and artistic expression

St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ | 358 S Main St • Musical program of organ pieces on the 1931 Moeller pipe organ–Organists Unleashed at 5:30pm

Three Notch’d Brewing Co | Urban Exchange Building /E Market St • Chelsea Wood, Photography– Onward

Wilson Downtown Gallery @ Kline May Realty | 83 S Main St • Rhoda Miller, Mixed Media– Flight


Stroll the streets of downtown Harrisonburg the first Friday of every month and enjoy extended hours at many shops street signand businesses (5-8pm or later) while viewing art and enjoying performances by local artists, musicians, and more. Download a map here. Participating venues include:

Artful Dodger | Arts Council of the Valley’s Darrin-McHone Gallery | Asbury United Methodist Church | Blue Ridge Architects | Capital Ale House | Clementine | Court Square Theater | Dancing with Karen | Downtown Wine and Gourmet | Elk Run Mining Co. | Explore More Discovery Museum | Food.Bar.Food | The Golden Pony | Hardesty-Higgins House Visitors Center | Hess Financial | Hugo Kohl Museum of American Jewelry & Manufacture | Ice House Studios: Yoga and Pilates | The Lady Jane Shop | Larkin Arts Studio | Laughing Dog Tee-Shirts & GiftsMatchbox Realty | OASIS Fine Art & Craft | Rock’N Wolfe Food Truck Park | Shabby Love | Spitzer Art Center | St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ | Ten Thousand Villages | Three Notch’d Brewing Co. | Virginia Quilt Museum | Wilson Downtown Gallery @ Kline May Realty

THANK YOU to our sponsors Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance and Union Bank & Trust
If you would like to be a part of First Fridays Downtown Harrisonburg, please email Lindsay Denny at