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April First Friday!

Spring is here; Frankford is buzzing and alive.

Imagery from Hannah Heffner's Show "Peek" this first friday at Gravy Studio & Gallery

All Female Juried Show at F&N Gallery, Frankford Ave

January First Friday!

Come get out of the cold at these great local First Friday events! *All events are from 6-9 unless otherwise noted

October First Friday Details!

Its not so darn hot, and a bunch of local workshops that don’t normally open for First Fridays are on board!  Be sure to check out the off-Frankford Attractions like Gearforms, Wayne’s Place, and Craft Foundry! Check out the gallery listings after the jump.



September First Friday Details!

Work from Ellie Brown’s BAG: a photographic installation, Artspace Liberti Come celebrate the fact that you survived hurricane Irene on Philadelphia’s coolest street – Frankford Avenue! Also – be sure to stop by the First Friday Craft Bazaar at Frankford and Berks – featuring local vendors, music and more! Check out the gallery listings after the jump.

August First Friday Details

Its not so hot, you’ve been to the shore, and Frankford Avenue is officially the smoothest street in Philadelphia, at least for now!  Come to Fishtown and East Kensington for stimulating art, the city’s coolest most fun people, and a smooth ride! Also – be sure to stop by the First Friday Craft Bazaar at […]



July First Friday Details

July in Philadelphia means special events, Welcome America, concerts, and Phillies games all over town.  Fishtown, Kensington and Port Richmond are teeming with fun events as well, so you don’t need to leave the neighborhood to have a good time this First Friday! Check out the gallery listings after the jump.

June First Friday Details!

  Summer is here, and what better place to spend a warm June night than strolling and perusing on Frankford Avenue?  You’ll find awesome cloths, jewelry, food, and drink, as well as the coolest, most creative people in Philadelphia! All summer long (except July) during First Fridays NKCDC’s Garden Center will host craft vendors from […]



May First Friday Details

  Its starting to feel like summer and things are really beginning to heat up on Frankford Avenue.  All summer long (starting this month) during First Fridays NKCDC’s Garden Center will host craft vendors from the neighborhood who will offer their wares for sale to the perusing public.  Sign ups for the rest of the […]

March 2011 First Friday!

  The first taste of spring is in the air along Frankford Ave.  Less than a month before the Spring Solstice makes it official, March’s First Friday event is helping to ring in the new season with festivities, artwork, live music, and tasty treats!  So get all your ducks in a row and waddle down to […]

"duck duck duck duck duck duck duck GOOSE" by Diane Feissel


Jaunuary 1st Friday

                            It’s a New Year, and the creative people on and along Frankford Avenue are meeting it with new work and new creative energy.  Shake off the sloth that a New Year’s revelry can leave you with and get your butt down […]