Stories tagged: First Friday
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 5 p.m.
“In September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage,” Henry Rollins once said. But let’s also wander through the galleries, pubs and wineries of downtown Spokane for …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 10 a.m.
Stroll in the sun and soak in some art during August’s First Friday’s Art Walk. On the first Friday of every month, local galleries, wineries and bars welcome the art …
Thu., July 4, 2019
If you’re not too tired from celebrating the Fourth of July, head out for First Friday and check out a new collection of art on display around town. Receptions are …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 3:42 p.m.
First ever event features LGBTQ artists showing at nine different venues in and around the downtown Spokane core.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 2:56 p.m.
For a complete list of all the local spots offering art shows to enjoy this evening and for the rest of the month, visit
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 3 p.m.
Here’s a mental-health boosting, local arts-supporting New Year’s Resolution you can feel good about: Attend more First Friday Downtown Arts Walks in 2019.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
The downtown jewelry store is closing after 130 years in business and taking its eclectic gallery space with them.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 3 p.m.
Knock out that gift list and enrich your spirit at the same time at tonight’s First Friday Art Walk.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
Spokane’s galleries, wineries and shops throw open their doors every First Friday to welcome visitors seeking some needed respite.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
August’s First Friday highlights include Jim Bauer at Avenue West, Louise and Chemyn Kodis at Fellow Coworking and Haley Waddington at Marmot.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Head out for July’s First Friday gallery walk, taking place in downtown and beyond.
Thu., May 31, 2018, 5 p.m.
Most artists’ opening receptions are this Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., but the art stays on the walls at venues all month long.
Thu., May 3, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Even if you don’t run Bloomsday, Spokane residents agree that First Friday Arts Walk is the best downtown warm-up for both body and mind. And it’s free.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 2 p.m.
This week’s art walk on Friday beckons with an evening full of creative expressions.
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Due to the holidays, this Second Friday is really First Friday. That means there is still time to make good on that resolution to support the arts and contribute to …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
It’s December’s First Friday, so kill two turtle doves with one stone tonight by enjoying local art openings while also getting your shopping done.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Fall is the perfect time to take a brisk walk and hit First Friday’s art show openings.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
It’s First Friday in Spokane, your chance to stroll the streets of downtown and beyond to attend free art openings, rub shoulders with exhibiting artists, and support local galleries and …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
There’s a ton of cool art shows to catch this hot First Friday evening. Here’s just the tip of the iceberg of the creativity.
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Juried show at the Garland District Spokane Art School Gallery features watercolors from 12 top regional artists including Tom Quinn, Joe Guarisco, Karen Mobley and up-and-comer Megan Perkins.
Wed., May 3, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
In her latest collection of stories, “The Whole World At Once,” local author Erin PringleCQ highlights the beauty and awkwardness of grief and loss, things we often sweep under the …
Wed., March 1, 2017, 12:03 a.m.
Spokane-area returned Spokane Peace Corps volunteers share their private art collections from all over the world at exhibit on First Friday
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, noon
Two or three times per week for most of the summer, the Spokane Art School has hired local artists to hold Art on the Street drawing events, free to anyone …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 5:25 p.m.
Every painting that Matt Schwenk undertakes begins with what he calls an “understory.” It’s the base layer he first paints, the layer that lies behind all the stories that come …
Thu., Aug. 4, 2016, 5:23 p.m.
This First Friday, the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox will kick off a visual arts exhibit by 15 local artists and designers whose works were inspired by classical composers. …
Thu., June 30, 2016, noon
Painter Bartosz Beda has traded in a life in Europe for quiet studio in Moscow, Idaho. He mounts his first solo exhibition in the U.S. on Friday at Marmot Art …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
The monthly First Friday is this weekend. Venues are open 5-8 pm., unless otherwise noted.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10 a.m.
Mikal Vollmer is obsessed with the pop culture artifacts of his childhood – the action figures, comic books, trading cards, even the vintage cereal boxes. His art captures the aesthetics …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 10 a.m.
Other highlights for this month: Historic images and films from the Chronicle Building, Bonnie Griffith’s “Seasons in Landscape,” and multiple Window Dressings
Thu., Nov. 5, 2015, 2 p.m.
Whether you’re on the hunt for some free gallery tours or a new painting to hang on your living room wall, every month’s First Friday festivities offer an embarrassment of …