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  • Newark First Fridays

    • Times: 5PM - 9PM, on the First Friday • Official Stops, Times Vary
    • From: May 4, 2018 to September 7, 2018
    • Admission: Free and Open to Public
    • Location: Military Park
    • Address: 51 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102

    Each month, Newark First Fridays showcases emerging artists, makers, artisan food vendors, musicians, and uniquely talented street performers. Seeking to empower equitable business and exposure to Newark as a complete city . BRINGING TO LIFE, NEWARK'S FRIDAY NIGHT FIRST FRIDAY EVERY MONTH The Artwalk (marketplace portion) is depending inclement weather.* Official Stops: (*RAIN or SHINE) Newark First Fridays: part street festival, part art walk, and part market, the monthly events are meant to: Energize Newark streetscapes and activate Newark spaces Bring together every facet of the city’s eclectic culture Provide commercial opportunities to local vendors who can offer their products at a low cost of entry Bring you face-to-face with the best emerging artists, performers and artisans in the city Drive economic impact for our great city Ssssssh.... Official After Party First Fridays’ after party runs from 9 pm to 1 am. Its location will remain on the hush until 6 pm the night of, so stay tuned to their social media accounts ( Facebook , Twitter , Instagram ) or join their mailing list for the details. Newark First Fridays is organized by Newark-based prosocial creative service agency GalleryRetail .