First Fridays After Five
Taste of our Town
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Historic Downtown Lewisburg hosts its on-going First Fridays After Five every first Friday of every month from 5pm to 9pm. Live music, art, fun and food throughout town! This event is free to the public. Everyone is welcome!
When: 2015: 2/6, 3/6, 4/3, 5/1, 6/5, 7/3, 8/7, 9/4, 10/2, 11/6, 12/4
Time: 5pm to 9pm
Escape the Winter Blues!
Join us in Downtown Lewisburg for
First Fridays after 5
On Friday, March 6th, 2015
Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, March 6th! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg … live music, art events and tasty treats …. all free to the public. Everyone is welcome!
Carnegie Hall hosts the Creative Youth Art Exhibit, a show featuring the best artwork from students, grades 4 thru 12 from public, private and home schools in the Greenbrier Valley. Student artwork is judged by a panel of judges selected by Carnegie Hall and the categories are mixed media, drawing, water color, painting in oil or acrylic, pastel and photography. The opening reception will take place on First Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm and the exhibit will be on display in the Old Stone Room thru March 27th. 105 Church Street, 645-7917.
Trillium premiers Creative Convergence, a concert of Contemporary Dance and Movement Theatre at 7:30p, followed by a free “meet the artists” reception with snacks and beverages. Event takes places at The Lewis Theater. 113 N. Court Street, 645-6919.
Enjoy the music of Django Burroughs on guitar, singing his original and other compositions at Plants Etc. at 102 South Jefferson Street, 645-6910.
Stop by the Irish Pub to hear Patrick O'Flaherty play lively Celtic tunes from 4pm to 8:30pm, followed by The Rivertown Gypsies, who will take the stage at 9pm. Enjoy live music, tasty beverages and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. 109 East Washington Street, 645-7386.
The Greenbrier County Visitors Center premieres their March “Art in the Valley” show, featuring a beautiful display of quilts presented by the Alderson Quilters and Crafters Guild. Members of the guild will be on hand in the center to demonstrate and discuss the art of quilt making.
During your visit, enjoy the music of Some of Strum Sum Band throughout the evening.
200 West Washington Street, 304-645-1000.
Visit The Front Porch to meet new manager, Valerie Phillips. Let her pour you a glass of champagne and offer you a taste of DeBrand chocolates, while you peruse new ideas for your home. Everyone could use some sprucing up in their homes after the serious winter weather!! 219 East Washington Street, 645-4454.
The Pepper Shed invites you to sample a Pepper Cheese Sauce with Guacamole Chips at 101 North Court Street, 520-4970.
Bella The Corner Gourmet shares their newest collection of Top Ten Wines Under $10! A sampling of wines and new foods will be available. 100 E Washington Street, 304-520-4921.
The Youth center, also known as The Hub, located in the old Fort Savannah building, will be open for young folks, middle & high school ages, from 4pm to 9pm to enjoy a pool table, ping pong table, fooz ball table, art supplies, games, wi-fi, popcorn …. all FREE! 204 N Jefferson St, 304-647-4994.
First Fridays after 5 takes place all year long in downtown Lewisburg with shops, galleries and restaurants in downtown Lewisburg open until 9pm serving complimentary refreshments and entertainment, sponsored by City National Bank. Downtown Lewisburg, America’s Coolest Small Town, is just 1 mile south of I-64 via exit 169. The town center is located at Washington Street (I-60) and Jefferson Street (Rt. 219). For more information go to www.downtownlewisburg.com or become a fan on FaceBook at www.facebook.com/lewisburgwv or call 304-645-4333.