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@artspacenc is hosting several exciting exhibits tonight! Explore your inner creative! #TGIFFR
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View @alteregoraleigh Hoop and Stick exhibit @firstfridayral #TGIFFR
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311 Gallery
311 W Martin St
(919) 247-4915

Gallery featuring 20 working artists with regional artist exhibitions monthly
Adam Cave Fine Art
115 1/2 E Hargett St
(919) 838-6692

Upstairs gallery featuring original fine art by over 25 artists
Ann Marie Print Art and Blue Iris Salon
711 N Person St
(919) 817-2097

Mixed medium original stencil art and unique wax works
201 E Davie St
(919) 821-2787
Hours: Open until 10 pm

Visual art center with artist studios, exhibitions, and educational programs
Brushstroke Studio and Gallery
520 N West St
(919) 828-1090

Gallery and studio featuring works by local artists and photographers.
CAM Raleigh (Contemporary Art Museum)
409 W Martin St
(919) 513-0946
Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
Special: Free admission thanks to community sponsors

Exhibitions on view, make and take art, DJs, food trucks, and more
The Carter Building
12-22 Glenwood Ave
(919) 848-3869
Hours: 6:30 pm-10 pm

A collection of art studios, retailers, and service providers
The City Gallery
118 S Person St
(919) 829-7087

Vintage Church's gallery hosts art exhibitions, serves artists, and loves Raleigh
307 W Martin St
(919) 834-3552
Hours: Open until 10 pm

Gallery and shop featuring art, design, and unique gifts
Flanders Gallery
505 S Blount St
(919) 757-9533

Contemporary work by established and emerging artists
Gallery C
540 N Blount St
(919) 828-3165

Contemporary and historic NC artwork and fine picture framing services
Lee Hansley Gallery
225 Glenwood Ave
(919) 828-7557
Hours: Open until 10 pm

American contemporary art with an emphasis on NC’s art history
Linda Dallas' Art Studio
606 N Blount St
(919) 210-6412
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm

The studio showcases paintings, prints, note cards, crafts and gifts.
Litmus Gallery & Studios
312 W Cabarrus St
(919) 571-3605

Features local artists and open studios for touring
Local Color Gallery
22 Glenwood Ave

Co-op of women artists—fine art, glass, functional pottery, sculpture, and jewelry
The Mahler Fine Art
228 Fayetteville St
(919) 896-7503

A full-service fine art gallery
Nicole's Studio and Art Gallery
719 N Person St
(919) 838-8580
Hours: 6 pm-8:30 pm

Fine art, art workshops, glass art, jewelry, and custom framing
Studio R.E.D.
20 Glenwood Ave
(919) 395-6877

Working artist studio and gallery
Tipping Paint Gallery
311 W Martin St.
(919) 618-8216

Art gallery and artist studio—contemporary and traditional art
Trinity Gallery
549 N Blount St
(919) 833-4202

Art in the city for the city, featuring local artists and musicians
United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County
410 Glenwood Ave
(919) 621-5706

New location in Glenwood South exhibiting art curated by the Visual Art Exchange
Visual Art Exchange
309 W. Martin Street
(919) 828-7834

Creativity incubator + gallery featuring emerging artists and a retail shop
Wine and Design
806 N West St
(919) 374-0667
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm
Special: 10% off anything purchased during First Friday hours!
Bottega Hair Studio
301 Glenwood Ave
(919) 836-0083
Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
Special: Complimentary light food and beverages

A hair salon with art openings every other month
305 W. Martin Street
(919) 745-8091
Capitol Smoke
215 W. Martin Street
(919) 916-5966
Special: 10% off wall art and 25% off cigars

Glass art from national and local artists, wall art, and the finest imported cigars
Deco Raleigh
19 W Hargett St
(919) 828-5484
Special: Refreshments, entertainment, and meet the artists

Unique, local, smart: items to decorate your life
206 S Wilmington St
(888) 670-7950
Special: Changes monthly

Natural, comfortable, and ethical footwear
High Cotton
19 W Hargett St
(919) 817-8319
Special: Free gift with purchase

100% cotton bow ties and apparel for gentlemen, handmade in North Carolina
Lisa Stewart Designs
323 Blake St
(919) 271-0668
Special: Free gift with purchase of $75 or more

Exquisitely handcrafted leather, fine art, and gifts made locally in Raleigh.
MA Allen Interiors
1020 Glenwood Ave
(919) 202-5001
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm

Please join us for art + wine for our new Meet the Artist Series. Come meet five top-of-the-line Southern artists you need to have on your radar in 2015: May 1: Caroline Rodgers | Athens, GA June 5: Mallory Page | New Orleans, LA July 3: Happy 4th August 7: Alexis Walter | New Orleans, LA September 4: Happy Labor Day October 2: Raven Roxanne | Charleston, SC November 6: TBA December 4: Happy Holidays
MEDFIRST Medical Center
131 S Wilmington St
(919) 449-4444
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm
Special: Local art, artists & appetizers showcased in Downtown's New Urgent Care

Local art, artists & appetizers showcased in Downtown's New Urgent Care
Moon and Lola
208 S Wilmington St
(919) 322-4277
Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
Special: 20% off storewide discount

Upscale jewelry and accessory boutique
Nora and Nicky's designer resale
19 W Hargett St
(919) 856-4244
Special: 15% off any single item

Luxury and designer consignment specializing in high-end labels
111 E Hargett St
(919) 928-5833
Special: Specials change monthly. For more information, visit:

Trendy fashion for babies and kids
Oak City Coffee Roastery
615 W Hargett St
(919) 623-5223
Special: $2 off select coffees

We're roasting coffee in downtown Raleigh! Come drink in the view!
Oak City Cycling Project
212 E Franklin St
Special: 10% off T-shirts and free high fives

Independent bike shop selling new and used steel frame bikes and fun
509 N West St
(919) 834-6260
Special: Free jewelry project between 6 pm-8 pm

Fine craft ingredients and inspiration. Beads, fibers,paper, and classes
Quercus Studio
201 S Salisbury St
(919) 960-1355

Jewelry workshop and gallery
The Raleigh Wine Shop
126 Glenwood Ave
(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
Ramble Supply Co
123 E Martin St
(919) 391-8185
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm
Special: Each First Friday Ramble Supply Co. will showcase a different artist or maker.

Home & Lifestyle Boutique supporting artists and makers with a focus on quality and design.
Stitch & Holly Aiken Bags
20 E Hargett St
(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
(919) 755-5053
Special: 10% off all chocolate products

Come see chocolate made! Coffee, confections, chocolate bars and more!
Vintage Shops at the Krate
508 St. Mary's Street
(919) 633-0529
Hours: 6 pm-10 pm
Special: 10-20% off select vintage clothing, jewelry , and mid-century modern furnishings
The Wine Feed
602 Glenwood Ave
(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
(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
City Market
200 E Martin St
Special: Live outdoor music from March-November

Home to multiple First Friday venues
City of Raleigh Museum
220 Fayetteville St
(919) 996-2220

City history museum featuring receptions and rotating art exhibits
Clark Patterson Lee
415 Hillsborough St
(800) 274-9000
Hours: 6 pm-9 pm
Special: Free architectural advice during First Fridays

Full-service architecture, engineering, interior design, master plans and art gallery
Downtown Dental
205 Fayetteville St
(919) 948-7722

Dental office hosting art exhibits and receptions with light hors d'oeuvres
HagerSmith Design
300 S Dawson St
(919) 821-5547

Architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, historic preservation + art gallery
Hampton Inn & Suites Raleigh Downtown @ Glenwood South
600 Glenwood Ave
(919) 825-4770

The premier boutique hotel in downtown Raleigh. Featuring BEST artists.
HQ Raleigh
310 S. Harrington St.
(919) 300-6917

Shared workspace for entrepreneurs featuring work by CAM and Artspace
300 W. Hargett St.
(919) 755-5005
Hours: 6 pm-8 pm
LGBT Center of Raleigh
324 S Harrington St
(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
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)
NC Museum of History
5 E Edenton St
(919) 807-7900
NC Museum of Natural Sciences Store and Nature Art Gallery
11 W Jones St
(919) 733-7450ex.369

Nature inspired gifts along with NC artwork, pottery, and jewelry
Raleigh Television Network
310 W Martin St
Hours: 6 pm-8 pm
Special: Open access to the RTN studio

The city’s digital television network center
SkyHouse Raleigh
308 S. Blount St
(919) 296-0100
Special: Application fee ($50 value)will be deducted from your first month's rent.

Your new premier high-rise apartment community in downtown Raleigh.
Triangle Downtowner Magazine
402 Glenwood Ave
(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
(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
(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
(919) 832-6082
Special: Buy one Taste of Louisiana, get one free
Bolt Bistro & Bar
219 Fayetteville St
(919) 821-0011
Special: Chef-created $5 appetizer and select specialty $5 cocktails

An inviting, affordable steakhouse and bistro with an array of options
BREW Coffee Bar
111 Seaboard Ave
(919) 400-5473
Special: Live music, local artists, and $1 off local drafts
110 E Davie St
(919) 834-6963
Special: $15 wine flights featuring a different wine region of the world each month
Busy Bee Cafe
225 S Wilmington St
(919) 424-7817
Special: $3 craft tap
Caffé Luna
136 E Hargett St
(919) 832-6090
Special: Free bottle of San Pellegrino with purchase of two entrees
Capital Club 16
16 W Martin St
(919) 747-9345
Special: Half price select appetizers from 5 pm-7 pm
Centro Mexican Restaurant
106 S Wilmington St
(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
(919) 821-4223
Special: Buy one, get one

Life is dessert first! Raleigh's 1st and finest cupcake boutique
Dickey's Barbecue Pit
170 E Davie St
(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 &
Donatos Pizza
111 Seaboard Ave
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
(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
Five Star
511 W Hargett St
Special: $5 appetizers and $5 glasses of wine
Hibernian Irish Pub & Restaurant
311 Glenwood Ave
(919) 833-2258
Special: Specials change monthly; see for details
Holly's on Hargett
306 E Hargett St
(919) 856-9938
Special: Half price wine by the bottle and nightly features
Irregardless Cafe
901 W Morgan St
(919) 833-8898 ex 0
Special: Half price bottles of Irregardless’ fine house wine
Jose and Sons
327 W Davie St
(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
(919) 900-8053
Hours: 5:30 pm-10 pm
Special: Special entrée features and buy one, get one half price appetizers all evening

Farm-to-table restaurant, Korean-inspired cuisine
The Level Up Kitchen + Barcadium
126 S Salisbury St
(919) 833-3866
Special: Enjoy $2 Miller High Life and $4 Fireball

Culinary and spirits concept based around classic arcade games and pinball.
Mosaic Wine Lounge
517 W Jones St
(919) 829-5886
Special: Featuring different artists, DJs, and musicians and monthly specials (TBA)
North Street Beer Station
521 W. North St.
Special: $4 craft drafts
Pogo Café
201 E Hargett St
(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
(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
Rum Runners
208 E Martin St
(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
Shish Kabob
438 Fayetteville St
(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
(919) 755-0755
Special: Specials change monthly; see for details
319 Fayetteville St
(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.
The Station at Person Street
701 N Person St
(919) 977-1567
Special: Specials change monthly; see for details
Tir na nOg
218 S Blount St
(919) 833-7795
Special: $1.25 off all craft bottles, $4.50 Fireball shots, and half off appetizers from 4 pm to 6 pm
Tuscan Blu Authentic Italian Cuisine
327 W Davie St
(919) 834-5707
Special: 10% off any wine purchase
Woody's @ City Market
205 Wolfe St
(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