First Friday & Louisville Local

What is First Friday Hop? On the First Friday of every month, many local art galleries, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment hot spots stay open for extended hours. They will offer specials, sales, refreshments and live music.

Explore the 40+ unique boutiques, artists, galleries, eateries and more along the First Friday Hop route!

Parking is free on the street after 6 p.m. and You can catch a ride with TARC, BIRD or LIME scooters, LouVelo or just walk to all the main hop locations. Louisville also offers a variety of ride-sharing options for getting around to each gallery.

This a free, family-friendly event coordinated by the Louisville Local community.

New Events each month, check in on the First Friday of every month for art events and gallery openings!

Please note that these are aggregated from our communities websites and some locations do not regularly update their websites. For the most up to date information please see our Facebook pages!

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