December: First Friday Happenings

Keene First Friday Art Hop: December 7, from 5 – 9 p.m. in Downtown Keene Listing subject to change DECEMBER THEMES: Shift Your Shopping and Winter Squash (Harvest of the Month) Special Events: Shift Your Shopping Stocking Stuffer Party: Inspiration to Shift Your Shopping and stuff your stockings with delightful goodies from locally owned businesses….

November: First Friday Happenings

Listing subject to change NOVEMBER THEMES: Shift Your Shopping and Sweet Potatoes (Harvest of the Month) Special Events: MUSIC Gilliver and Footings at Terra Nova Cafe: Rare solo original sets of music by Gilliver and Footings, 48 Emerald Street. Home Body Live at The Hive:  25 Roxbury Street, 8 – 11 pm ($8 cover) The…

Call for November First Friday Participants

November Keene First Friday Art Hop Business Specials & Offerings Due October 15 Please take a look at last month’s participation list. Send an email with any updates you would like me to include by this Monday, October 15.  November’s First Friday falls on November 2nd. Know a business that you think would get involved?…

Placemaking: Turning Public Spaces into Living Spaces

One of the goals of Keene First Friday Art Hop is to use the principles of Placemaking to design our once-a-month event.  Learn more about Placemaking and get inspired. Think of the public spaces you live, work or travel by every day — parks, streets and other publicly owned spaces.  Placemaking turns those public spaces…

October: First Friday Art Hop Happenings

Listing subject to change OCTOBER THEMES: Fall Art Tours and Kale (Harvest of the Month) Special Event Pick the Murals: Walldogs Headquarters, 84 Main Street, 5 – 8 pm Discover More: Upcoming Fall Art Tours Creative Encounters, 18 Main Street, Showcasing upcoming art tours Hannah Grimes Marketplace, 42 Main Street, Showcasing upcoming art tours, Open…

Pick the Murals: Walldogs in Keene

Public Invitation to “Pick the Murals”  Where: At the Keene Walldogs Headquarters, 84 Main St., Keene When: Friday evenings, September 28 and October 5, from 5-8pm Attendees will be given 11 stickers to vote/place for the themes they prefer. There are 26 murals to choose from. Voters can place all 11 on one theme or on…

Call for First Friday Offerings in Keene

Keene First Friday Art Hop Business Specials & Offerings Due September 21 First Friday Art Hop is excited to announce our upcoming focus on the Keene downtown business district. This will include special events and partnerships offered in collaboration with First Friday that will enhance the downtown experience — especially leading into and during the…