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first-friday-logoVirtual First Friday 

Thank you to all who joined for Virtual First Friday - May. June's First Friday on June 5 will also have virtual components in addition to restaurants and bottle opens that are open for dine-in and walk-in customers as well as others offering pickup and delivery. Find information on openings below.

Until then, videos from local musicians Autumn Nicholas, Diego Avilez, and Second Shift A Cappella, plus artist videos from Cirque de Vol, Micah Johnson, Rashmi Krishnappa, and Sydnee Yates are now live herealong with the videos from April. 



Restaurants & Bottle Shops Reopened

The Big Easy

Hibernian Pub 
My Way Tavern 
The Raleigh Wine Shop  
Short Walk Wines 
Taverna Agora 
Tuscan Blu
Weaver Street Market
Woody’s at City Market

Restaurants & Bottle Shops Open for Pickup & Delivery

DRINK - Pickup & Delivery
Irregardless Cafe - Pickup & Delivery
London Bridge Pub - Pickup & Delivery


Get Involved

We want you to participate, too, so we're giving you two ideas to do that:

First, consider donating to the NC Artist Relief Fund to support creative individuals being directly financially impacted by gig and show cancellations.

Donate Now

Second, take part in our #VirtualFirstFriday contest! We're giving away a $100 First Friday member gift card to a participant who shares their Virtual First Friday photos on social media. To be entered to win, you must be:
1) Following @FirstFridayRal on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram
2) Tag @FirstFridayRal in the post
3) Use the hashtags #VirtualFirstFriday and #FirstFridayRaleigh

Good luck!


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Duke Raleigh Hospital

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