First Friday

Come celebrate First Friday in Carbondale. Join us every month in the heart of Carbondale’s Creative District, and enjoy a wide range of local arts, galleries, shopping, award-winning restaurants and spirits, and live music and entertainment. We are proud to announce our partnership with FirstBank, the sole financial services entity associated with First Friday.


Photo Credits: Michelle Smith | Laurel Smith | Renee Ramge Photography | Lewis Cooper Photography 

Upcoming First Friday Events:


  • First Friday – “Spring Into Wellness” – This event has gone Virtual!

    April 3 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    This event has gone Virtual! Due to COVID-19, the April First Friday Spring Into Wellness event has been postponed to the fall, but you can still participate virtually! We encourage you to STAY HOME and cultivate wellness in the comfort and safety of your home! From 5-8pm, virtually explore Home Art Tours with valley creatives, enjoy live-stream music, art demos, cocktail + mocktail recipes from local Craft Drink Makers, and more. Click here for the Virtual First Friday experience!

  • First Friday: Family Block Party – Cancelled

    May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The official May First Friday events are canceled, and the Family Block Party and Pride Parade events are postponed, date TBD. Individual participation from the art galleries, retail, and restaurants will be at the business owner’s discretion.

  • First Friday: Art aRound Town

    June 5 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Join us on the First Friday of every month! Enjoy a wide range of local arts, galleries, and shopping, savor our award-winning restaurants, and raise your spirits with music and live entertainment. First Fridays in Carbondale celebrates the authentic pleasures in life, in our unique mountain community. Be our guest! 


Thank you to our sponsors: