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First Fridays is a monthly celebration of music, arts, culture, shopping, great food, and more in the heart of Downtown Washington. Located under the Community Pavilion on South Main Street (home of the Main Street Farmers Market), people from all over the region can meet with artists and local business owners, listen to live music, and eat and drink the best of Southwestern Pennsylvania. Bring the whole family to this FREE unique experience! First Fridays is a summer-long event happening on the first Friday of each month. Check out the schedule below for details on each event.

Washington Community Pavillion

Washington Community Pavilion
Across the street from the Observer-Reporter building,
at the corner of South Main and West Wheeling streets.

Observer-Reporter

Located at the Washington Community Pavilion
139 S. Main Street
Washington, PA 15301

Buckwild

Friday, September 7 • 5PM-9PM

For our September edition of First Fridays, we present Buckwild, a country-rock supergroup made up of some of Pittsburgh’s best local musicians, playing today’s country hits and 80’s big rocker songs.

Stop by for shopping from regional vendors, tasty local food, art, kids’ activities, and lots more! Enjoy food from Bado’s Pizza, Chicco Baccello, Main St. Hotdogs, and Mr. Gyro’s,  sample drinks from Red Pump Spirits, Christain W Klay Winery, Ridge Runner Distillery, Wash Brewing Co, A&M Winery, Country Hammer Moonshine, and check out vendors like Allstate featuring Crystal Barr, Wood N’at, Pampered Paws Resort, Thistledown Home & Art / April Ryan Designs, Kaleidoscope II, Pink Zebra, Greene County Tourism, Painting with a Twist, Gobbie Chiropractic Center, Jewelry Creations by Donna K, City Mission, Emerald Valley Artisans, The Ivy Green, Cookies and Candies by Christy, Londyn Valley Boutique, Dress for Success, Sabika Jewelry, Fanatic Impressions, Bradford House, Washington County Historical Society, Tribal Fire Candles, Creatively Clean, Krave Hair Salon, The Salvation Army, LuLaRoe with Carla Outcalt, Freedom Transit, the Wheeling Nailers, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Heart’s in the Attic, Health Source of Washington, Rodan + Fields, McKean Chiropractor, The Parlor, Makripodis Olive Oil, Life YOUniversity, Chalk Couture, and Surprise My Pet. Plus, check out all that Downtown Washington has to offer.

2018 Auto Show

Friday, October 5 and Saturday, October 6

Newly added this year is our October edition of First Fridays, and will run in conjunction with our big Washington County Auto Show!

Stop by for shopping from regional vendors, tasty local food, art, kids’ activities, and lots more– plus, check out all that Downtown Washington has to offer.

 Airborne ft. Jeff Jimerson

5PM-9PM

Our first First Friday of 2018 featured Jeff Jimerson, National Anthem singer for the Penguins, and his band Airborne. Vendors for the May First Friday included Bado’s Pizza, Chicco Baccello, Cookies and Candies by Christy, Red Pump Spirits, J&D Wine Cellars, Liberty Pole, The Washington Brewing Company, Allstate featuring Crystal Barr, Emerald Valley Artisans, Wood N’at, Pampered Paws Resort, Thistledown Home & Art / April Ryan Designs, Kaleidoscope II, Pink Zebra, The Ivy Green, Makripodis Olive Oil, Greene County Tourism, Painting with a Twist, Londyn Valley Boutique, LuLaRoe with Carla Outcalt, Gobbie Chiropractic Center, City Mission, Health Source of Washington, Dress for Success, Tribal Fire Candles, GameDay Gear, Sabika Jewelry, Bradford House, Washington County Historical Society, Krave Hair Salon, Life YOUniversity, Shop Love Kids, Creatively Clean, Fanatic Impressions, and Surprise My Pet.

    

Radio Tokyo

Friday, June 1 • 5PM-9PM

Rock out with Radio Tokyo at our second First Friday! Radio Toyko is a Pittsburgh-based band that plays Pop, RnB, Hip-Hop and rock covers.

Stop by for shopping from regional vendors, tasty local food, art, kids’ activities, and lots more! Enjoy food from Bado’s Pizza, Twisted Potato, Main St. Hotdogs, and Chicco Baccello, sample drinks from Red Pump Spirits, Christain W. Klay Winery, Country Hammer Moonshine, and Ridge Runner Distillery, and check out vendors like Allstate featuring Crystal Barr, Wood N’at, Pampered Paws Resort, Jewelry Creations by Donna K, Thistledown Home & Art / April Ryan Designs, Kaleidoscope II, Cookies and Candies by Christy, Pink Zebra, Greene County Tourism, Sabika Jewelry, Painting with a Twist, Emerald Valley Artisans, The Ivy Green, Londyn Valley Boutique, LuLaRoe with Carla Outcalt, Gobbie Chiropractic Center, City Mission, Dress for Success, Tribal Fire Candles, Creatively Clean, Bradford House, Washington County Historical Society, Krave Hair Salon, The Salvation Army, Fanatic Impressions, Life YOUniversity, Rodan + Fields, The Parlor, Freedom Transit, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Health Source of Washington, McKean Chiropractic, Fashion Shoppe, City of Washington Fire Department, and Surprise My Pet. Plus, check out all that Downtown Washington has to offer.

 

 

Metro Band

Friday, August 3 • 5PM-9PM

Enjoy live music by Metro Band, a Top 40 dance band playing music of the 80’s, 90’s, and today. Metro will play two big sets, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm and 8 pm to 9 pm.

Stop by for shopping from regional vendors, tasty local food, art, kids’ activities, and lots more! Enjoy food from Bado’s Pizza and Chicco Baccello, sample drinks from Red Pump Spirits, The Washington Brewing Company, The Washington Winery, A&M Winery, Christian Klay Winery, and Country Hammer Moonshine, and check out vendors like Allstate featuring Crystal Barr, Pampered Paws Resort, Thistledown Home & Art / April Ryan Designs, Kaleidoscope II, Pink Zebra, Sabika Jewelry, Cookies and Candies by Christy, Greene County Tourism, Painting with a Twist, Emerald Valley Artisans, The Ivy Green, Gobbie Chiropractic Center, Bradford House, Washington County Historical Society, Krave Hair Salon, The Salvation Army, LuLaRoe with Carla Outcalt, Jewelry Creations by Donna K, City Mission, Londyn Valley Boutique, Dress for Success, Tribal Fire Candles, The Parlor, Freedom Transit, Life YOUniversity, Heart’s in the Attic, Creatively Clean, Fanatic Impressions, McKean Chiropractic, Makripodis Olive Oil, Washington Music Center, Health Source of Washington, Pony League, Rodan and Fields, Wheeling Nailers, Game Day Gear, and Surprise My Pet. Plus, check out all that Downtown Washington has to offer.