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What is First Friday?

Join us on the First Friday of every month for longer retail hours, specials from downtown merchants, live music along Main Street, and entertainment in Carolina Wren Park.  Come shop, dine, and unwind with us! 

Entertainment

August

Kicking off First Friday with a FREE concert by The Jake Bartley Band in Carolina Wren Park from 6-9pm. 

The featured nonprofit of the month is United Way! Meet us in Carolina Wren Park to learn more about what they are doing for our community. 

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September

To be announced!

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October

Join us on October 1st for a FREE musical in Carolina Wren Park - Shrek the Musical! The show will begin at 7pm.

The featured nonprofit is the Market Theatre Company. Come see the show to experience the events they provide for the community and to learn more about getting involved in their mission. 

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November

To be announced!

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December

December 3rd will feature the Christmas Tree Lighting downtown Anderson on the County Courthouse Square. Enjoy skating at Countybank Holiday Ice in Carolina Wren Park to The Big Band playing your favorite Christmas tunes.

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Participating Merchants

Carolina Bauernhaus 

115 Federal St.

Drink specials

CocoBon Chocolatier

111 N. Main St.

Specials vary each month

The Kitchen Emporium

418 N. Main St.

Specials vary each month

Figs Cafe & Farmacy 

200 N. Main St.

Specials vary each month

Palmetto Distillery

200 W. Benson St.

Specials vary each month

Bay3 Artisan Gallery

110 Federal St.

Specials vary each month

The Olive Shoe

125 E. Whitner St.

Specials vary each month

Indigo Custom Framing

305 N. Main St.

Specials vary each month

Groucho's Deli

129 E. Whitner St.

Kids eat free

Electric City Brewing

109 E. Calhoun St.

Specials vary each month