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First Friday Pepsi Passport Challenge

Want to earn some prizes by attending First Friday Raleigh? Thanks to our generous sponsor, Pepsi Bottling Ventures, you can take part in the First Friday Pepsi Passport Challenge.

How it Works

Pick up a Passport any any First Friday venue. Then complete at least FOUR of the challenges on the Passport and post each one to social media and tag @firstfridayral and use #FirstFridayRaleigh OR #PepsiFirstFriday. The challenges below must be completed at First Friday venues.


  • Grab dinner with friends
  • Take a selfie in an art gallery
  • Shop local
  • Drink a Pepsi during First Friday
  • Purchase a painting
  • Listen to live music
  • Sip some wine
  • Find a sweet treat
  • Try a local beer
  • Get a new haircut
  • Check out a Downtown apartment
  • Take a selfie with a First Friday flag
  • Challenge yourself with a new workout
  • Ride the R-LINE
  • Post about your favorite First Friday business
  • Split a dessert at dinner


Official Rules

1. To be entered into the drawing, contestants must complete four of the  challenges on this card at First Friday participating businesses. You can spot a participating business by their First Friday flag or by checking the First Friday printed guides and website.

2. Contestants will show completion of the challenges by:

  • Posting the challenge on their social media and tagging the location
  • Follow and tag @firstfridayral
  • Use our official hashtag #FirstFridayRaleigh OR #PepsiFirstFriday in their post

3. A winner will be selected and announced on the Monday following First Friday. The winner will receive a prize from a Downtown Raleigh business.