First Friday About

Businesses interested in finding more information on First Fridays can contact Downtown Spokane at or downtownload the 2017 Venue Guide


The Spokesman-Review is offering a group rate to galleries/restaurants and other participating venues.Contact Senior Sales Executive Rebecca Brooking for more information at

Venue Sponsorship

Regular venue participants are encouraged become a venue sponsor for $100 and receive extra promotions during First Friday, including a sidewalk banner for your location.


Download the official Downtown First Friday logo as a .EPS or .PNG to use on your promotional materials.


Print and display this poster for your next Downtown First Friday event. 

Digital slide

Download a digital slide for your television promotional displays.

First Friday is designed to showcase the downtown art and retail scene. Downtown retailers and restaurants have joined forces with DSP to stay open, feature artists and musicians and offer special promotions on the first Friday of each month.


Plan your Downtown First Friday night out with our interactive map.


The hours of First Friday are 5 to 8pm unless otherwise listed.


Downtown First Friday happens inside the 80 block area served by the Downtown Spokane Business Improvement District. 

2017 First Friday Dates

January 13 | March 3 | April 7 | May 5 | June 2 | July 7 | August 4 | September 1 | November 3 | December 1

Spokane Arts Visual Arts Tour

City-wide arts tour held in February and October. Visit to learn more and participate.