On the First Friday of every month, Bethlehem’s SouthSide Arts District comes to life, celebrating art, culture, food and music. Guests are invited to visit our local art galleries, unique boutiques, salons and shops, all while enjoying food and drink samples or specials from our diverse restaurants. Each First Friday has a theme tied to that specific time of the year, as well as a charity drive to help our community in need.
Due to COVID19 they’re will be changes to First Friday.
Please check back for updates and be sure to look at our Facebook Page for more information!
The SouthSide Arts District is the Lehigh Valley’s home for art, entertainment, shopping, and dining. On the First Friday of each month, we welcome you to enjoy our vast galleries, unique boutiques, and fantastic restaurants as we celebrate the beginning of a new month in the Arts District! Whether you are looking for fashion-forward threads, strong, vibrant signature pieces for your home, a delicious meal or a slice of history the SouthSide Arts District is truly the Art & Soul of Bethlehem on First Friday and every day of the month!
Join us at 6pm on October 1st on the Greenway to celebrate the new Greenway ArtsWalk Exhibition, "Thinking Through Drawing" presented by Lehigh University Art Galleries. This exhibition will explore the many forms and functions of drawing, exploring examples from the museum collection and submissions from artists in the community through reproductions that pair works…Find out more »