On the First Friday of every month, Bethlehem’s SouthSide Arts District comes to life, celebrating arts, culture and music. Guests are invited to visit our local art galleries, unique boutiques, salons and shops, all while enjoying food and drink samples and specials. The evening also features a homegrown concert series showcasing over 10 local musicians throughout the evening within our shops and restaurants of Third & Fourth Streets.
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 art galleries, unique boutiques, and fantastic restaurants as we celebrate the beginning of a new month in the Arts District! Whether you’re 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!
Mark your calendar for upcoming First Friday’s and join us at some of our signature spots like the Banana Factory, Domaci, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, Molly’s Irish Grille & Sports Pub, Godfrey Daniels, Fox Optical, SouthSide 313 Bar & Grille and more!
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