March into First Friday in Downtown Lewisburg


CASASANTA – Live MUSIC w. Steel Pterodactyl, 9pm. The BOOGIE BAND w. a Unique, Richly-Layered, Eclectic Style, RETURNS! Chris Baker, Casey Cantrell, Daryl Clemons, Philip McLaughlin and Missy Lemley back together to help break in CASASANTA’s NEWLY RENOVATED Gin Joint.
ADMISSION: $10. Must be 21+ | 304.645.1500

SWEET SHOPPE – Live MUSIC w. Black Mountain BLUEGRASS Band, 9pm.

IRISH PUB – Live MUSIC w. Patrick O’Flaherty (CELTIC) live from 5-11pm. 109 East Washington Street, 645.7386.

PLANTS ETC- Live MUSIC w. Don Drummer & Mark Paladino on PEDAL STEEL & GUITAR. Stop by to listen and enjoy refreshments. 102 South Jefferson Street, 645.6910.

GENERAL LEWIS INN – Live MUSIC – w. Pushin String’s Ron Kirk & Jay Frye (FOLK, BALLADS, & OLD COUNTRY FAV’s), 5-7pm. 301 E. Washington St., 645.2600.

VALLEY DANCE STUDIO – “First Friday HIP-HOP”. Leslie Joy-Romero will teaches class, 5:30-7pm. Any and all are welcome to join in. A $5 donation for the Valley Dance Company Dancers is requested. COOKIES & PUNCH Served after Class. 110 B South Court Street

Greenbrier Valley, WV Visitors Center – ART Preview for Greenbrier Episcopal School’s annual auction. Student artwork, from pre-K through 8th grade, will be on display and will feature PAINTINGS, PHOTOGRAPHY, & CHILD’S JEEEP Decorated in POP-Art Style. The preview will include a sampling of the items to be sold at the “Back To School” Themed AUCTION on May 19, 2012 at Greenbrier Episcopal School. 200 W. Washington Street, 645.1000.

The Lewis Theatre – Complimentary bag of POPCORN to all First Friday Movie go-ers. 113 Court Street, 645.6038.


Harmony Ridge Gallery – Annual event, but you need to call or check out their FB page for Details. 209 West Washington Street, 645.4333.

WOLFCREEK GALLERY – San Diego HAT Co Trunk SHOW. Meet Phyllis Martin, representing the company and enjoy specials on the entire Spring 2012 selection of hats. Register to win a free hat of your choice! 112 West Washington Street, 645.5270.

DEEP RIVER CREATIVE – NEW Art Supplies. Enjoy Hot CIDER & REFRESHMENTS. Mention this announcement and enjoy a special offer, avail. through First Friday. 118 West Washington Street, 520.4116.

Howes’ Things – NEW Merchandise Arrived Today!!! Also, Complimentary WINE & Bakery COOKIES, CHEESES, & CHIPS. 101 N. Court St.


STARDUST Café offers Dinner Guests a Complimentary WINE TASTING & Sampling of CHEESE from BELLA the CORNER GOURMET. 102 East Washington Street, 647.3663.

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