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First Fridays Downtown

Stroll the streets of downtown Harrisonburg the first Friday of every month and enjoy extended hours at many shops Rebecca Silberman card front 1024x688 First Fridays Downtownand businesses (5-8pm or later) while viewing art and enjoying performances by local artists, musicians, and more. Download a map here.

First Fridays Downtown 2014 Participating Locations/Events for Friday April 4:

Hardesty-Higgins House Visitors Center | 212 S. Main Street • Open for First Fridays Downtown, the Visitor Center will be offering free travel information and maps, become a museum detective in the Valley Turnpike Museum, view interpretive film in the Civil War Orientation center, and shop in Rocktown Gift Shoppe after 5pm for discounts on select merchandise. Restrooms and parking onsite.


Artful Dodger | 47 Court Square • Wes Way, Mulit-media

Arts Council of the Valley’s Darrin-McHone Gallery | 311 S. Main St • Rebecca Silberman, Photography– 12” x 12”

Asbury United Methodist Church | 205 S Main St • Russian Children’s Art curated by Ludmila Bird and Peggy Kelly Reinburg, Organist, performs at 7:30

Beyond | 50 W Water St

Blue Nile | 181 N Main St

Capital Ale House | 41-A Court Square

Clementine | 153 S Main St • Ruby’s Lounge- Erin Fillers, Painting– Colorful Instincts

Court Square Theater | 41-F Court Square • check for events

Dancing with Karen | 77 E Market St

Downtown Wine and Gourmet | 41-C Court Square

Dragonflies Toys | 102 S. Main St • Kelly Flora-Brownell, Painting- Make a Happy Place

Elk Run Mining Co. | 49-E W Water St

Explore More Discovery Museum | 150 S Main St

Larkin Arts Studio | 61 Court Square • Denise Kanter Allen, Paintings and Bluestone Vineyards, Wine Tasting

Laughing Dog Tee-Shirts & Gifts | 82 S Main St • Free custom MACRoCk screenprint from 5-8pm – BYOS (bring your own shirt)

Linda S. Hoover, CFP, Ameriprise Financial | 165 S Main St, Ste E

Matchbox Realty | 202 N Liberty St • Noelle Burgess, Painting

OASIS Fine Art & Craft | 103 S Main St • Mixed media by Joanna Gray, Jewel Hertzler, Janet Marshman, Judith Ligon, Liz Karaffa, Sibyl Mackenzie, Eve Watters, Sally Ridgway, Brenda Fairweather, Karen Lee– Re-use, Re-imagine, Re-cycle  Artist’s talk at 6pm / Music by Mel Lee

Over the Moon | 64 S Mason St • Hannah Katherine, Watercolors

Shenandoah Bicycle Co. and PULP Smoothie Bar | 135 S Main St

Spitzer Art Center | 486 West Market St • Collaborative Exhibition, Balderdash EkphrasticsRhoda Miller, Sculpture / Matt Carlson, Musician / David Brennan, Poet and Artist

St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ | 358 S Main St • Adair McConnell, Organ Recital– Erin Go Gaelic! 5:30-6:00pm

Ten Thousand Villages | 181 S Main St • Cory D’Orazio, Photographs

Virginia Quilt Museum | 301 S Main St

Walkabout Outfitter | 90 N Main St

Whitesel Music | 108 S Main St

Wilson Downtown Gallery @ Kline May Realty | 83 S Main St • Zach Sensabaugh, Photography– Visual Noise

The Yellow Button | 192 S Main St



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