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, live music and entertainment. We are proud to announce our partnership with FirstBank, sole financial services entity associated with First Friday.


Photo Credit: Sarah Kuhn Photography

Photo Credit: Sarah Kuhn Photography


Upcoming First Friday Events:


  • Light Up Carbondale 2017

    First Friday “Light Up Carbondale”

    December 6 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    This First Fridays in Carbondale kicks off a long tradition of holiday celebration. Santa will be coming to Carbondale for a special visit on December 6th from 5 to 9pm at The Launchpad. Santa will also light the trees on Main Street, beginning at Main and Weant followed by a fire and hot chocolate and music by the Carbondale Middle School Band on the Fourth Street Plaza. Stay tuned for more contributions by other fabulous creative community players and businesses and a joyous time will be had by all. Carbondale Arts “Deck the Walls” Holiday Market will be open for holiday shopping until 8pm!


Photo Credit: Laurel Smith

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