What’s this all about?
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 Pavillion 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.
Airborne ft. Jeff Jimerson
5pm-9pm Jeff Jimerson, National Anthem singer for the Penguins, will perform music ranging from the 40′s to today’s hottest hits with his band, Airborne. While there, we’ll have shopping, tasty local food, art, kids’ activities, and lots more! Enjoy food from Upper Crust, Chicco Baccello, Fudgealicious, The Twisted Potato, Sinkers and Suds, Vagabond Taco Truck, Emerald Valley Artisans, Ekernally Yours, Mr. Gyros, and much more. We’ll have beer, Red Pump Spirits and Liberty Pole will serve alcohol, and Washington Winery and J&D Cellars will be popping the corks. Shop and browse great vendors and stores like Carly’s Colorful LulaRoe Closet, Painting with a Twist, Studio Current Yoga, Dean Dental, Donna’s Sales, Holistica Therapeutic & Relaxation, Lina Bags, Gameday Gear, J&M Market, Pink Zebra, Jewelry Creations by Donna K, Mary Kay by Beverly Fahey, Gobbie Chiropractic, Pampered Chef, Kaleidoscope II, Cookies and Candies by Christy, Wood N’at Design, and Southern Style on 5th Ave. Plus, check out all that Downtown Washington has to offer!
Don’t miss your chance to win a Jeff Jimerson autographed Penguins jersey!
During the September 1 First Friday, you’ll have a chance to win a Penguin’s jersey autographed by Penguin’s National Anthem singer Jeff Jimerson! Jeff Jimerson & Airborne will perform between 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and again at 8 p.m. until 9 p.m., and there will be a meet and greet with Mr. Jimerson from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The winner of the jersey will be announced at the end of the night (9 p.m.).
The Pittsburgh Penguins jersey is courtesy of Gameday Gear at Washington CrownCenter and is valued at $170.
PAST 2017 FIRST FRIDAYS
Enjoy live music by Metro Band, a Top 40 dance band playing music of the 80’s, 90’s, and today. While there, enjoy family-friendly entertainment, enjoy great food from regional food trucks and restaurants, and shop at local businesses and artisans.
Artisans and vendors scheduled for this Friday include Emerald Valley Artisans, Painting with a Twist, Lipsense, Kona Ice, Cricket Wireless, Washington Health Systems, Chicco Baccello, Red Pump Spirits, Studio Current Yoga, Liberty Pole, Washington Winery, Miller’s Ace Hardware, Fresh Media, The Meadows Casino, Community Bank, Kaleidoscope II, Bombash & Earley Apothecaries, Pampered Paws, Gobbie Chiropractic Center, Park Lane Jewelry, Game Day Gear, Pink Zebra, and more!
The Jason Kendall Productions band will be live playing original and cover songs of rock, dance, and R&B. We’ll have tasty food from food trucks and area restaurants, shopping, kids’ activities, and lots more!
We’ll have food from Hott Dawgz, Vagabond Taco Truck, Kona Ice, Upper Crust, Chicco Baccello coffee, and cheeses and dips from Emerald Valley Artisans. Grab a brew at the beer truck, check out spirits from Red Pump Spirits and Liberty Pole, and try some wine from the Washington Winery. Vendors include Holistica Therapeutic & Relaxation, Carly’s Colorful LulaRoe Closet, Donna’s Sales, J&M Market, Pink Zebra, Creations by Donna K, Studio Current Yoga, Mary Kay, Trades of Hope, Kaleidoscope II, Pony World Series, Pampered Chef, and more!