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First Fridays Downtown

What’s happening on February 6, 5-8pm

Hardesty-Higgins House Visitors Center | 212 S. Main Street • 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

MG 0007.lo  First Fridays Downtown 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

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

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

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 sign First Fridays Downtown and 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 First Market Bank

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