126 Glenwood Ave www.theraleighwineshop.com (919) 803-5473 Special: 10% off bottle purchases from the WineStation and/or tasting wines to drink on-site or to go Fine wine and provisions
Stitch & Holly Aiken Bags
20 E Hargett St www.hollyaiken.com (919) 833-8770 Hours: 6 pm-9 pm Special: 10% off all bags Retail showroom of Raleigh handbag designer, Holly Aiken
Videri Chocolate Factory
327 W Davie St www.viderichocolatefactory.com (919) 755-5053 Special: 10% off all chocolate products Come see chocolate made! Coffee, confections, chocolate bars and more!
The Wine Feed
602 Glenwood Ave www.thewinefeed.com (919) 374-0036 Special: 20% off wine on tap at our wine bar Wine oasis in a beer town. Wine shop and bar.
Alter EGO Hair
119 E Hargett St www.alteregoraleigh.com (919) 832-6239 Special: Monthly art exhibits and periodic music, dance performances, and special events + product or tool specials Hair and nail salon and art venue in a beautiful loft
905 W Morgan St www.atomicsalon.com (919) 828-0064 Hours: 7 pm-10 pm The Triangle’s only rock-n-roll vintage hair salon featuring art exhibits on First Fridays
200 E Martin St www.citymarketraleigh.com Special: Live outdoor music from March-November Home to multiple First Friday venues
304 Glenwood Ave www.klisheldreth.com (919) 833-5322 Intellectual property boutique law firm featuring photography from local artists
LGBT Center of Raleigh
324 S Harrington St www.lgbtcenterofraleigh.com (919) 832-4484 A safe and welcoming resource center for the LGBT community and friends featuring monthly art exhibits
Marbles Kids Museum
201 E Hargett St www.marbleskidsmuseum.org Hours: Open until 7 pm Special: Enjoy a different deal at the Marbles Corner Store each month Create | Innovate every First Friday night at Marbles as part of downtown Raleigh’s monthly art celebration ($5/per person; members play free)
402 Glenwood Ave www.WeLoveDowntown.com (919) 828-8000 Enjoy local art, music and drinks in the office of the Triangle's most popular magazine
Wells Fargo IMAX® Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum
201 E Hargett St www.imaxraleigh.com (919) 882-IMAX Hours: Showtimes vary (check website) NC’s only 3D-capable giant screen featuring
documentaries and Hollywood films
The Architect Bar and Social House
108 1/2 E Hargett St www.architectbar.com (919) 833-4949 Special: Featuring local artists, live music, and drink specials Bar and social house featuring craft beer, specialty cocktails, local music, and art
The Big Easy
222 Fayetteville St www.bigeasync.com (919) 832-6082 Special: Buy one Taste of Louisiana, get one free
Bolt Bistro & Bar
219 Fayetteville St www.boltbistro.com (919) 821-0011 Special: Chef-created $5 appetizer and select specialty $5 cocktails An inviting, affordable steakhouse and bistro with an array of options
Boylan Bridge Brewpub
201 S Boylan Ave www.boylanbridge.com (919) 803-8927 Special: $5 appetizers during First Friday hours and select $5 cocktails Brewery and restaurant with Raleigh's best skyline view
106 S Wilmington St www.CentroRaleigh.com (919) 835-3593 Special: $2 off all Tequila Flights and live music (Spring-Fall) from 7 pm-9 pm Classic and contemporary Mexican cuisine featuring local and organic ingredients
Crema on Fayetteville
121 Fayetteville St (919) 832-5959 Special: Free cone with purchase of ice cream
The Cupcake Shoppe BAKERY
104 Glenwood Ave thecupcakeshopperaleigh.com (919) 821-4223 Special: Buy one, get one Life is short...eat dessert first! Raleigh's 1st and finest cupcake boutique
Dickey's Barbecue Pit
170 E Davie St www.dickeys.com (919) 809-8830 Special: Free dessert with purchase of barbecue meat plate and drink or one free Kid's Meal (12 and under) per paid adult meal of equal or greater value. Recognized as 2011 best barbecue in the Triangle-Reader's Choice Triangle Arts & Entertainment.org
111 Seaboard Ave www.donatosraleigh.com/ 919 828 5111 Special: $5 off a second large pizza (coupon code #050) Delicious pizza, subs, and salads. Delivery. Catering. Gluten free.
Dos Taquitos XOCO
410 Glenwood Ave www.dostaquitosnc.com/ (919) 835-9010 Special: Free queso dip with the purchase of an entree + kids eat free if they dress like Frida Kahlo Dos Taquitos offers a unique collection of music, art and food, inspired by travels to Mexico
901 W Morgan St www.irregardless.com (919) 833-8898 ex 0 Special: Half price bottles of Irregardless’ fine house wine
Jose and Sons
327 W Davie St www.joseandsons.com (919) 755-0556 Special: Half-price select appetizers from 5 pm-7 pm and live music from 7 pm to 10 pm Elegant up-scale Mexican restaurant with innovative cuisine
111 Seaboard Ave www.kimbapcafe.com (919) 900-8053 Hours: 5:30 pm-10 pm Special: $5 dumplings special, seasonal menu features, exhibiting work from local artists & 1/2 price wine bottles Farm-to-table restaurant, Korean-inspired cuisine
The Morning Times
10 E Hargett St www.morningtimes-raleigh.com (919) 836-1204 Hours: 6 pm-11 pm Special: Drink specials and an outdoor art market featuring live entertainment Coffeehouse and gallery serving single origin coffees, house-baked pastries, and sandwiches
306 E Hargett St www.mosdiner.net (919) 856-9938 Special: Half price wine by the bottle and nightly features
319 Fayetteville St www.oxfordraleigh.com (919) 832-6622 Hours: Artist feature from 6pm-9 pm and music feature from 10pm-2am Special: Featured Whiskey flights Exhibiting new work from local artists each month. Visit The Oxford online for info on upcoming receptions, events, and live demonstrations.
121 Fayetteville St www.paddyobeers.com (919) 838-0040 Special: Special selection of $4 crafts and drafts Join us every First Friday as we celebrate masterpieces of Craft beer brewing!
201 E Hargett St www.PogoRaleigh.com (919) 857-1108 Special: Buy one, get one free Pogo Bites and $3 draft beer Welcome to Pogo where food meets fun. Our vibrant, downtown eatery features seasonal fare prepared with local, farm-fresh ingredients. Join us for lunch or dinner inside or on the patio.
The Pour House Music Hall
224 S Blount St www.the-pour-house.com (919) 821-1120 Special: Free admission or 20% off admission (when applicable) with mention of First Friday Raleigh's premier live music venue presenting local and international bands nightly
208 E Martin St www.RumRunners.com/Raleigh (919) 755-6436 Special: Free admission until 11 pm. Half off all shots, $6 Double Long Islands, and a $3 beer special. Dueling pianos. World famous dueling piano bar and dance club
438 Fayetteville St www.shishkabobnc.com (919) 833-4005 Special: Free hummus sampler and toasted pita with any gyro sandwich purchase Mediterranean, Lebanese, Greek, gyros, kabobs, vegetarian, schawarma, salads, family
Solas | Dine | Lounge | Roof
419 Glenwood Ave www.solasraleigh.com (919) 755-0755 Special: Live music and three-course prix fixe menu for $30
319 Fayetteville St www.sonoraleigh.com (919) 521-5328 Special: edamame for $2 from 5 pm-7 pm and a $7 feature cocktail Exhibiting new work from local artists each month. Visit Sono online for info on upcoming receptions, events, and live demonstrations.
19 E Martin St www.squarerabbit.com (919) 829-9223 Special: Buy one dessert, get one of equal or lesser value for free Catering, casual cuisine, take-out, and bakery
205 Wolfe St www.woodyscitymarket.com (919) 833-3000 Hours: Open until 2 am Special: Half price apps and wings (4:30pm-6:30pm); 20% off apps (6:30pm-9:30pm); $2.50 PBR Tallboys, $3.50, $4.50, $5.50 Tequilla shots, and $5 Jagerbombs
Zinda New Asian
301 Fayetteville St www.zindaraleigh.com (919) 825-0995 Special: Get one appetizer free when you purchase two entrees Exhibiting new work from local artists each month. Visit Zinda online for info on upcoming receptions, events, and live demonstrations.
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