First Fridays, Downtown Warren, PA

On the First Friday of the summer months, June, July, August, and September hundreds of residents fill the sidewalks of downtown Warren enjoying what has become the downtown’s liveliest event. Businesses, restaurants, and area organizations participate and offer those attending an evening of fun, music, and First Friday specials starting at 5:00PM.  Our First Friday tradition continues to grow. Most make it an evening, with dinner and drinks from our wonderful array of downtown restaurants. Our businesses create events for the whole family to enjoy!
Explore downtown Warren, PA for one-of-a-kind shops, boutiques, studios, cafes, restaurants and more. Downtown Warren, PA is home to the Struthers Library Theatre, the Warren Historical Society, the Crary Art Gallery, the Allegheny Center for the Arts, the Warren Music Conservatory, and the Allegheny Community Center. 
Our First Friday Dates for 2017 are:
June 2
July 7
August 4
September 1
The downtown Warren, PA businesses open their doors to host entertaining events such as:
  • Live musical performances.
  • Special one night promotions/coupons/sales.
  • Demonstrations/classes (yoga, art etc.)
  • Activities and Experiences for kids, adults & families
  • Artist receptions, celebrations & festivities
  • Refreshments, food and wine tasting
  • Kayaking or Paddle boarding on the Allegheny River for those wishing to give it a try
What to expect:
Many of the downtown businesses will host outside or inside events for the publics enjoyment. First Friday specials, drawings, or giveaways may be found in some of our participating businesses. Music in the Park will present a variety of music in the downtown Soldiers and Sailors Park. You may like to bring your lawn chair for seating. All participating businesses are within a 4 block radius, well within walking distance. 
Parking: All parking in downtown Warren, PA is free from 5:00PM on. You may find a spot on a downtown street but parking in our mid-town lot is recommended, this lot is central to all downtown locations. 
**If you are a downtown business or an artist, musician, or street performer and you would like to participate as a part of a First Friday event please private message us on our First Friday Warren PA facebook page.  We would love to hear from you.
**First Fridays are sponsored by the Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry.