Meet Our Venues

Exhibition Venues, Retailers, Services
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Alter EGO Hair
119 E Hargett St, Suite 200
(919) 832-6239
First Friday Special: Monthly art exhibits and periodic music, dance performances, and special events + product or tool specials
www.alteregoraleigh.com
 
Hair and nail salon and art venue in a beautiful loft
 
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Atomic Salon
905 W Morgan St
(919) 828-0064
First Friday Hours: 7 pm-10 pm
www.atomicsalon.com
 
The Triangle’s only rock-n-roll vintage hair salon featuring art exhibits on First Fridays
 
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Capitol Smoke
215 W. Martin Street
(919) 916-5966
First Friday Special: 10% off wall art and 25% off cigars
www.facebook.com/capitolsmoke
 
Glass art from national and local artists, wall art, and the finest imported cigars
 
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The City Gallery at Vintage Church
118 S Person St
(919) 829-7087
www.citygallery.vintagenc.com
 
Vintage Church's gallery hosts art exhibitions, serves artists, and loves Raleigh
 
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City Market
200 E Martin St
First Friday Special: Live outdoor music from March-November
www.citymarketraleigh.com
 
Home to multiple First Friday venues
 
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Clark Patterson Lee
415 Hillsborough St, Suite 101
(800) 274-9000
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-9 pm
First Friday Special: Free architectural advice during First Fridays
www.clarkpattersonlee.com
 
Full-service architecture, engineering, interior design, master plans and art gallery
 
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Deco Raleigh
19 W Hargett St, Suite 108
(919) 828-5484
First Friday Special: Refreshments, entertainment, and meet the artists
www.decoraleigh.com
 
Unique, local, smart: items to decorate your life
 
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Downtown Dental
205 Fayetteville St, Suite 100
(919) 948-7722
www.downtownraleighdental.com
 
Dental office hosting art exhibits and receptions with light hors d'oeuvres
 
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Feelgoodz
206 S Wilmington St
(888) 670-7950
First Friday Special: Changes monthly
www.feelgoodz.com
 
Natural, comfortable, and ethical footwear
 
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Furbish Studio
312 W Johnson St
(919) 521-4981
First Friday Hours: 5 pm-8 pm
First Friday Special: 10% Off Entire Purchase
www.furbishstudio.com
 
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HagerSmith Design
300 S Dawson St
(919) 821-5547
www.hagersmith.com
 
Architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, historic preservation + art gallery
 
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Hampton Inn & Suites Raleigh Downtown @ Glenwood South
600 Glenwood Ave
(919) 825-4770
www.raleighdowntownsuites.hamptoninn.com
 
The premier boutique hotel in downtown Raleigh. Featuring BEST artists.
 
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High Cotton
19 W Hargett St, Ste. 100
(919) 817-8319
First Friday Special: Free gift with purchase
www.highcottonties.com
 
100% cotton bow ties and apparel for gentlemen, handmade in North Carolina
 
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HQ Raleigh
310 S. Harrington St.
(919) 300-6917
www.hqraleigh.com
 
Shared workspace for entrepreneurs featuring work by CAM and Artspace
 
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Hue
300 W. Hargett St.
(919) 755-5005
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-8 pm
www.huedowntownliving.com
 
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Klish and Eldreth, PLLC
304 Glenwood Ave
(919) 833-5322
www.klisheldreth.com
 
Intellectual property boutique law firm featuring photography from local artists
 
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LGBT Center of Raleigh
324 S Harrington St
(919) 832-4484
www.lgbtcenterofraleigh.com
 
A safe and welcoming resource center for the LGBT community and friends featuring monthly art exhibits
 
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Lisa Stewart Designs
323 Blake St, Suite 7
(919) 271-0668
First Friday Special: Free gift with purchase of $75 or more
www.lisa-stewart.com
 
Handcrafted leather goods, fine art, and gifts made in Raleigh, NC
 
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Makena Skin Care
304 Glenwood Ave, Ste 7
(919) 348-5212
First Friday Special: Book a facial on First Friday and receive $10 off
www.makena.skincaretherapy.net
 
A skin care studio featuring local artists on a rotating basis
 
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Moon and Lola
208 S Wilmington St
(919) 322-4277
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
First Friday Special: 15% off storewide discount
www.moonandlola.com
 
Upscale jewelry and accessory boutique
 
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The Morning Times
10 E Hargett St
(919) 836-1204
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-11 pm
First Friday Special: Drink specials and an outdoor art market featuring live entertainment
www.morningtimes-raleigh.com
 
Coffeehouse and gallery serving single origin coffees, house-baked pastries, and sandwiches
 
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Nora and Nicky's designer resale
19 W Hargett St, Suite 104
(919) 856-4244
First Friday Special: 15% off any single item
www.noraandnickys.com
 
Luxury and designer consignment specializing in high-end labels
 
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nüvonivo
111 E Hargett St
(919) 928-5833
First Friday Special: Specials change monthly. For more information, visit:
www.nuvonivo.com/first-friday
 
Trendy fashion for babies and kids
 
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Oak City Coffee Roastery
615 W Hargett St
(919) 623-5223
First Friday Special: $2 off select coffees
www.oakcityroasters.com
 
We're roasting coffee in downtown Raleigh! Come drink in the view!
 
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Oak City Cycling Project
212 E Franklin St
First Friday Special: 10% off T-shirts and free high fives
oakcitycycling.com
 
Independent bike shop selling new and used steel frame bikes and fun
 
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Ornamentea
509 N West St
(919) 834-6260
First Friday Special: Free jewelry project between 6 pm-8 pm
www.ornamentea.com
 
Fine craft ingredients and inspiration. Beads, fibers,paper, and classes
 
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The Pour House Music Hall
224 S Blount St
(919) 821-1120
First Friday Special: Free admission or 20% off admission (when applicable) with mention of First Friday
www.the-pour-house.com
 
Raleigh's premier live music venue presenting local and international bands nightly
 
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Raleigh Television Network
310 W Martin St
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-8 pm
First Friday Special: Open access to the RTN studio
 
The city’s digital television network center
 
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The Raleigh Wine Shop
126 Glenwood Ave
(919) 803-5473
First Friday Special: 10% off bottle purchases from the WineStation and/or tasting wines to drink on-site or to go
www.theraleighwineshop.com
 
Fine wine and provisions
 
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Stitch & Holly Aiken Bags
20 E Hargett St
(919) 833-8770
First Friday Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
First Friday Special: 10% off all bags
www.hollyaiken.com
 
Retail showroom of Raleigh handbag designer, Holly Aiken
 
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Triangle Downtowner Magazine
402 Glenwood Ave
(919) 828-8000
www.WeLoveDowntown.com
 
Enjoy local art, music and drinks in the office of the Triangle's most popular magazine
 
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Trinity Gallery
549 N Blount St
(919) 833-4202
www.Tgalleryraleigh.com
 
Art in the city for the city, featuring local artists and musicians
 
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VanNess & Fellows Tattoo Boutique and Gallery
226 E Martin St
(919) 301-8955
First Friday Special: 10% all steam punk art
 
A one-of-a-kind art gallery, boutique and custom tattoo studio
 
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Videri Chocolate Factory
327 W Davie St, Suite 100
(919) 755-5053
First Friday Special: 10% off all chocolate products
www.viderichocolatefactory.com
 
Come see chocolate made! Coffee, confections, chocolate bars and more!
 
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Wells Fargo IMAX® Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum
201 E Hargett St
(919) 882-IMAX
First Friday Hours: Showtimes vary (check website)
www.imaxraleigh.com
 
NC’s only 3D-capable giant screen featuring documentaries and Hollywood films
 
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The Wine Feed
602 Glenwood Ave
(919) 374-0036
First Friday Special: 20% off wine on tap at our wine bar
www.thewinefeed.com
 
Wine oasis in a beer town. Wine shop and bar.
 
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