First Friday is one of Raleigh's most popular evening escapes. Join us on the First Friday of every month for a fun-filled introduction to Raleigh's exciting art, music and dining scene.
Enjoy a free self-guided tour of local art galleries, art studios, museums, retail, restaurants and alternative art venues on the first Friday of every month.
Look for the First Friday Flags to easily locate participating venues. A detailed map/guide will be available at each location. Pick up your very own FREE copy for easy event navigation.
Visit the galleries, listen to live music, and delight in a divine culinary experience and take advantage of the First Friday Specials offered by all participating restaurants.
Experience art in all of its forms.
Sponsored by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance