Immerse Yourself in Richmond’s Creative Pulse at First Fridays Tomorrow Night

by | May 4, 2023 | ART, COMMUNITY NEWS, EAT DRINK, MUSIC, PHOTOGRAPHY

As the sun sets over the Richmond Arts District, the air becomes charged with anticipation for the upcoming First Fridays event. For those who have yet to experience the magic or simply haven’t attended in a while, this is the beating heart of our local culture—a place where artistic talent mingles with eclectic shops and diverse culinary establishments. Arrive around 6 pm to find yourself immersed in a world of live music, comedy, sidewalk sales, pop-ups, and tempting happy hour specials.

Location: Richmond Arts District Time: 5PM-11PM

On Friday, May 5th, don’t miss these captivating events that showcase Richmond’s artistic prowess and creativity:

For those unaware, this First Friday also marks the commencement of the 2023 Manchester Manifest First Friday season. This art and block party boasts its own unique atmosphere and is free and open to all. Explore the exhibits just across the river in Southside from 5 pm to 12 am every First Fridays from April 7th through October 6th.

Location: 11th-14th Streets off Hull Street Address: 1309 Hull Street

For more information, visi the Richmond Arts District website HERE

R. Anthony Harris

R. Anthony Harris

I created Richmond, Virginia’s culture publication RVA Magazine and brought the first Richmond Mural Project to town. Designed the first brand for the Richmond’s First Fridays Artwalk and promoted the citywide “RVA” brand before the city adopted it as the official moniker. I threw a bunch of parties. Printed a lot of magazines. Met so many fantastic people in the process. Professional work: www.majormajor.me




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