First Fridays

Various Locations in Downtown Mall

First FridaysFirst Fridays is a free, public event that celebrates local artists. Held from about 5:30 to 7:30 pm the first friday of each month, First Fridays are centered around Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall.

Art includes, and is not limited to paintings, sculptures, photography, mixed media, pottery, quilts and more. There are often live music and other performances throughout the Downtown Mall during First Fridays.