International Civil Rights Center and Museum: Begin the evening with the launch of the new traveling exhibit* “Navigating Jim Crow: The Green Book and Oasis Spaces in North Carolina.” Following this launch, watch screening of The Green Book Guide to Freedom (TVPG rating: TV-PG; run time: 60 min.). Tickets here. 6 PM - 9 PM.
SHOP #DGSO! Many of downtown's shops are open later on First Fridays. Enjoy special discount and suprises!
Aspen Boutique: Celebrate Aspen Boutique's 2 Year Anniversary with bubbly and prizes! 5:30 - 8:30 PM.
Jacob Raymond Custom Jewelry: See Tristen Miller's new work! She will also be doing a “drink a draw”! Let’s create! 6:00 - 9:00 PM
GreenHill Center for NC Art: Live music with Carmen Bliss. Cash Bar. Donations Appreciated. 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Elsewhere: Meet artists-in-residence and discover what they've been up to! The group opening features new installations, live performances and more celebrating the completion of new projects. $5 suggested donation. 6 PM - 9 PM
Scuppernong Books: Artist In Residence, Deonna Kelli Sayed, working on her memoir, perhaps doing a little storytelling, and asking others to contribute to a pop-up installation piece on the personal origin stories that sustain us, and the ones we would like to let go. 7 PM - 9 PM
Chez Genese: First Friday menu and entertainment!This month will feature live music from the Piedmont Classic Guitar Society! Menu: House Salad, Jambalaya,Beignets. $25 per person. This is a limited-seating event, so pre-purchase of ticket for dinner is necessary to ensure your seat at the table. www.chezgenese.com/workshops for tickets.
Blue Denim: Come enjoy our Southern - Cajun - Creole menu while enjoying original paintings on display & for sale by local artist Denise Landi. We offer First Friday drink & food specials!
Greensboro Children's Museum: Explore, learn and play at the Greensboro Children's Museum for just $3 per person. 5 PM - 8 PM
The Crown at Carolina Theatre: Live music with Front Country. Tickets available. 8:30 PM.
Carolina Theatre: Live music with The Wailin' Jennys. Tickets here. 8 PM
Natty Greene's: Live music with The Ends. $3.50 beer special. 9 PM - 11 PM
Little Brother Brewing: Live music with Bradley Wik and the Charlatans. Free show. 9 PM - 11 PM