Experience Downtown Lewisburg WV on May 6th during the Jam Packed First Fridays After Five!

Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays After Five on Friday, May 6th from 5pm to 8pm! Join the fun … live music, grand openings, specials, artist shows and complimentary tastings throughout town and it’s free!

Welcome our newest Downtown Lewisburg Shop! CountySeat Art and Music brings the summer fun! Meet artist Jess Levine. Listen to the harmonies of Absolute Love Affair and swoon for new artful treasures from Appalachian crafters and makers. 848B Court St, next to
Merry Weather, 304-405-6045.

Open Night Mic at The Hub! All music performances and readings of written work are welcome. 6pm to 8pm. 232 N. Lee Street, 304-647-4994

Edith’s will sample fresh-baked blueberry muffins using Lakanto sugar-free muffin mix. Lifestyle Friendly, Kid, and Mom Approved: easy-to-make keto-friendly blueberry muffin mix is an all-natural mixture is high in fiber, dairy-free, keto-friendly, soy-free, non-GMO, and plant-based. Stop by and see for yourself how nutritious can also be so very delicious! 1035
Washington Street East, 304-645-7998.

Celebrating Cinco De Mayo weekend, Aggie’s_Vest is serving refrescos Mexicanos and offering one-on-one instruction on how to tie a necktie (Windsor knot), how to tie a bowtie, and how to choose a correctly-sized men’s dress shirt. 979 Washington Street West,

Stardust Cafe is featuring a Special Prime Rib Night! Slow roasted and sliced to order 12oz cut prime rib steak with locally grown shiitake mushrooms, grilled asparagus and truffle potato. Yum! Also offering drink and appetizer specials. 1023 Washington St East, 304-647-3663.

Harmony Ridge is throwing a nod to the Iconic Route 60 and the great American road trip. Route 60 was one of the first transcontinental highways you could take coast to coast from Virginia Beach to Los Angeles, CA and there are plenty of people road tripping on it. For those reasons Harmony Ridge started this project with a handful of artists to create T-shirts, hats
and stickers inspired by the route 60 sign and the road itself. Come by and check it out.
886 Washington Street West, 304-645-4333.

Stop by for an artist reception for Karen Melton and her contemporary artwork at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Central and enjoy refreshments and drinks. 1018 E Washington Street, 423-817-8017. Artist info: 10thstreetstudio.com or karen@10thstreetstudio.com

Let’s Talk Brunch because May is full of celebrations! Derby Day, Mom, Graduates and soon Summer! Bella is featuring a Pocahontas fav, Bev’s Best, by preparing sweet and savory offerings of pancakes (some Gluten Free, too) alongside a classic Mimosa (or just champagne if you prefer.) 1017 Washington Street East, 304-520-4921.

Carnegie Hall kicks off its Spring Art Exhibits this First Friday, featuring three rotating galleries, which display the works of regional artists. The Spring Exhibits feature works by artists Misty Walkup (Old Stone Room), Eddie Maier (Lobby Gallery), and Nima Shahab Shahmir (Museum Gallery). 611 Church Street, 304-645-7917

Looking for a perfect last minute Mother’s Day Gift? Stop by Sheena Pendley Design & Photography and bring Mom!! Studio Session Special: $190 Includes Sitting Fee and Choice of 3 Gift Prints. Additional Gift Prints start at $25, Wall Art starts at $290. 846 N Court Street,

Join Yarid’s in celebrating the Grand Opening of their newly renovated shop! Shoe Lounge Launch Party; Same Place-New Space; Join them for a day of designer decadence and special gift with purchase from their friends at Sweet Cedar! 887 Washington Street,

njoy refreshments while you browse the newest arrivals at Little Black Box and receive a free gift with purchase. 818 Jefferson Street South, 304-645-6646.

The Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center welcomes spring with an extensive Art in the Valley exhibit by Ruth Ananda titled “Wild & Wonderful Songbirds”. Ruth is fascinated by birds and her unique paintings are semi-abstract in acrylic on canvas. Her studio is located in Hinton, WV and quoting Ruth, her “inspirations come from sights and sounds just outside her window: The wondrous world of birds.” Music throughout the evening will be provided by members of G.R.O.U.P: Greenbrier Optimistic Ukulele Players under the direction of Bob DuCharme. Stop by to get your Ronceverte River Festival Rubber Ducky Tickets! Also on hand will be
representatives from WVSOM with information regarding a new program to assist adults with disabilities and/or senior citizens by offering volunteers for non-medical assistance. Hope to see one and all on the 6th! 905 Washington Street West, 304-645-1000.

Pop in at New Chapter Book Store for fun live music, friends and light refreshments.
922 Washington Street West, 681-318-3501.

Stop by Patina for Live Celtic music by Patrick O’Flaherty along with complimentary drinks and Girl Scout cookies. 1046 Washington St E, 520-4960.

Seldom Free will play on Hill & Holler’s stage from 7-9pm. Come tap your feet while you eat delicious pizza and mouth-watering wings! 970 North Jefferson Street, 304-647-4429.

Finish off your evening at The Asylum with Thomas Taylor Band! 399 Randolph Street
East, 681-318-3515.

First Fridays is sponsored by City National Bank and the Shops & Restaurants of Downtown Lewisburg. For more info check out our Facebook and Instagram pages