EACH FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH DOWNTOWN JOHNSON CITY STREETS ARE CLOSED AND THE FUN STARTS! ART GALLERIES, MERCHANTS & RESTAURANTS OPEN FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT
First Friday's typically start at 6:00pm
March 1, 2013- The kickoff event featuring a Drumming Circle sponsored by Campbell’s Music and dancing from Mona Lisa Belly Dance Company. Bring a drum and join in the fun and dance in the streets!
April 5, 2013- Johnson City Tartan Fest – A first in Downtown Johnson City..wear your kilt and come enjoy music, food and festivities
May 3, 2013- The Corazon Latino- A celebration of Hispanic Culture featuring music, food, and children’s activities
June 7-9, 2013 = Blue Plum Festival – Now in it’s 14th year, come out and enjoy one of the South’s largest FREE outdoor music and arts Festivals!
July 5, 2013- Paint the Town Red, White and Blue. With kid’s activities, live music and vendors this month’s theme will continue to grow into an annual holiday tradition!
August 2, 2013- First Friday fun continues with music, and activities on the street!
September 6, 2013 - Touch- A- Truck and Hands On! Children's Museum celebrates another year!
October 4, 2013- East Tennessee State University Presents a Fall Concert in Downtown Johnson City!
November 1, 2013- Bowl-o-Rama- Turkey bowling makes its debut on Main Street. We’ll be partnering with a local grocery store to bring you this fun frozen event that will also be a food drive for local food pantries!
December 6, 2013- Window Wonderland will be the First Friday event at which we’ll be unveiling our downtown windows. Drop by throughout the evening and view participating Downtown Johnson City Merchant windows! We will not be accepting vendors during the December First Friday.
VENDORS- PLEASE CHECK BACK IN FEB 2014 FOR THE EVENT LINEUP AND UPDATED VENDOR APPLICATION