March First Friday!

Bring in the Spring with all these amazing First Friday events around the neighborhood! Xhale Lounge 453 E Girard Enjoy a cigar – 18 and over only Vape O2 411 E Girard March Spring Sale 12pm-10pm Up to 35% e-juice, free swag, free batteries, 10% off starter kits, surprise gift with every purchase! This is what we[…]

Introducing River Wards Sound Collective!

Taking a stroll through the menagerie of neighborhoods that make up the River Wards, it’s impossible to ignore the palpable presence of musicians, record stores, venues, and music related businesses.  NKCDC , through Frankford Avenue Arts, believes in harnessing our area’s artistic strengths in order to promote community development and growth. As such, NKCDC is[…]

January First Friday!

Celebrate the new year with the first First Friday of 2017!   Xhale Lounge 453 E Girard Enjoy a cigar – 18 and over only. Vape O2  411 E Girard Ave Insane vape sale to celebrate the beginning of 2017!! | 12-10 pm 100 ml Jam Monster for $30, house juice 30% OFF, all premium[…]

THIS WEEKEND: POST in the River Wards

For city-wide POST participating artists click here.  Kensington and Fishtown are sister neighborhoods located just north of Girard Avenue, and home to countless established and emerging artists. A destination for urban pioneers, these eclectic neighborhoods bring together strong communities of artists represented by gallery spaces, quickly-developing retail and commercial districts, and a grassroots spirit you[…]

Front Street Café: Call for Submissions!

PPAC is partnering with Front Street Café to showcase member artwork! Starting in February, the second floor gallery at Front Street café will be available every other month for solo and group shows. This is a great opportunity for members to share what they’ve made with an audience that includes PPAC member community and our[…]

October First Friday!

This month is packed with events, including many from First Friday first timers! Be sure to check out all of the October festivities… At Home Modern 526 E Girard Ave GRAND OPENING PARTY! 5-9 pm normal shop hours: first Friday, 4 to 8 first Saturday, 11 to 4 by appointment any time! Xhale Lounge 453 E Girard[…]

Arts Business Spotlight: Made & Maker

A newcomer to the boutique scene on Frankford Ave, Made and Maker is a well-curated selection of vintage finds and unique designs focusing on clothes, shoes, housewares, jewelry and other artwork.  Need a pair of roller skates?  How about hand-made mittens from a reservation outside Vancouver?  A pink velvet romper?  They have it all! There’s[…]