Show your local businesses some love by checking out these great First Friday events in the neighborhood!
Pink Slime Gallery
454 E Girard
453 E Girard
Enjoy a cigar – 18 and over only
411 E Girard Ave
February Love Sale!
We decided to show some love towards all Vapers. This is what we got in store for you:
– Spend $50 and get a bottle of juice for $1
– Cherry pie e-juice – 25% OFF
– Frosted Funnelz $15 all day
– Lost Art e-juice $10
– Buy 3 bottles of Boom Boom for $10 each
– Jam Monster 100ml – Buy one get 10% off, buy 3 get 25% off
– Naked Juice – buy 2 get 15% off
– Sweet clouds – 2 for 20% off
– One Hit Wonder 15% Off
– Boom Boom juice – buy 2 get the third for $5
– Buy any device get MXJO battery for free!!
Vintage & antique sidewalk sale until 9 pm
206 E Girard Ave
Photography gallery, print lab, and photo supply shop
Happy Hour from 4-6 pm and half-price raw bar featuring local beer and oysters
Enjoy a beer and delicious food in an open-air German style beer garden
1301 Frankford Ave
$2 Beer. Kitchen open until 1 am, 7 days a week. Happy hour 5-7 pm Monday through Friday.
1526 Frankford Ave
Join AIGA Philadelhpia for its First Friday gallery show opening at Bluecadet in Fishtown for Design2Unite. Design2Unite is an exhibition that celebrates love, inclusion, acceptance and unity. More details for the event can be found here!
1611 Frankford Ave
Half off classes 5-7pm and a glass of complimentary wine!
Atonement Lutheran Church
1542 E Montgomery Ave
Atonement Lutheran Church (1542 E. Montgomery between Frankford and Tulip) will be hosting a screening of Black Power Mixtape, a 2011 documentary that chronicles the evolution of the Black Power Movement from 1967-1975. Doors open at 6pm, film begins at 7pm. Refreshments will be served.
Franklin & Poe
1817 Frankford Ave
First Friday Jazz Block on Frankford | 6-9 PM
We’re bringing the jazz. That deep and smoky, sexy grind that warms the soul like a good single malt scotch. We’re bringing the spoken word to massage your mind and a whole kiboodle of infused spirits to get you in the mood. There will be some fine wooden furniture, artistically crafted to inspire you.
Event page here!
The Art Dept. presents new works by Colleen Rudolf: And What Poisons Me is What Poisons You
Opening Reception Friday, February 3rd from 6-9 PM
Accessories, apparel, houseware, and art
Circle of Hope Gallery
2007 Frankford Ave
2029 Frankford Ave
All natural, organic children’s clothing, toys and prenatal skincare
Philadelphia Argentine Tango School
2030 Frankford Ave
7-8PM – FREE beginner- level Argentine Tango Class. No partner needed!
8-9:30PM – Tango Practica for Beginners (a social dance for newer tango dancers) – Cost: $5
Two Percent to Glory
2031 Frankford Ave
Vintage | Jewels | Mid-Century Modern Furniture+Lighting | Found Objects
2036 Frankford Ave
First Friday Community Spin– $5
50% off e-juice and 20% off all hardware
Half and a Third
2210 Frankford Ave
Grace and Glory Yoga
2220 Frankford Ave
Class 5:30-6:30pm & shop apparel
Franny Lou’s Porch
2400 Coral St
Franny Lou’s Porch is hosting my Pictures/Words portrait & interview series for the month of February — come celebrate with us on First Friday with poetry, spoken word, and art!
More info on event page
*Suggested $5 donation for performers*
Featuring performances by…
SOUMYA DHULEKAR – Indian-American improv and standup comic, illustrator & graphic designer
SARAH-KATHRYN BRYAN – lesbian poet
TAYLOR DAVIDSON – mixed race lesbian poet
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (may be subject to last-minute change!)
6:00-6:30 – Grab a latte named for a social justice leader and check out the art. Buy a zine or 20. I’ll be around for questions/free hugs. Use a free QR code reader app (link to one example below) to listen to the interviews that accompany the art.
6:30 – 7:15 – PERFORMANCES!
7:15 – 7:30 – Q&A with the performers and me
7:30 – 8:00 – Last chance to peep the art and buy a zine or 20 before Franny Lou’s Porch closes for the night.
2415 Frankford Ave
Massage and Therapeutic Essential Oils
Philadelphia Brewing Company
2440 Frankford Ave
Live Local First Friday @ Philadelphia Brewing Company featuring Hannah Taylor & The Rekardo Lee Trio
Music from 6-8pm
Beers from 5-9pm
Atlantis The Lost Bar
2442 Frankford Ave
Affordable adult beverages and local brews
Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse
2578 Frankford Ave
Join us on Friday, February 3rd for TribbleTang…Amalgam’s official First Friday event!
This is a special ALL TRIVIA EDITION of TribbleTang. Come out and test your geeky knowledge and win awesome prizes!
Featuring a Donation Bar (21+)
Cook & Shaker
2301 E Albert St
Firkin Friday featuring Conshohocken Brewing Company and photography by Alaina Ray
Begins at 8 PM
Other Upcoming Local Events!
The Resource Exchange
1701 N 2nd St
In honor of Black History Month, we’re featuring work inspired by African artwork, created by 7th grade students of St. Peters School. Marie Darling, their teacher and Director of the Arts at the school, took the students to The Philadelphia Museum of Art to see Creative Africa, an exhibit of African art that included Kente Cloth textiles and artifacts from the Penn Museum.Their beautiful work, printed on reclaimed fabrics sourced from The Resource Exchange, will be on display in our gallery throughout February.
Join us for an artist reception February 4th to celebrate their work!
1331 Frankford Ave
Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse
2578 Frankford Ave
Celebrate the mighty power of our sisterhood this Galentine’s Day at our upcoming Pop-Up Shop featuring local lady businesses!
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11th // 2 – 8 PM
2578 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA
** ALL ARE WELCOME **
SUPPORT THE DONATION DRIVE & RECEIVE A GALENTINE’S DAY GIFT! (details below)