First Friday Live

First Friday Live is a monthly community celebration taking place in downtown Grants Pass. Our retailers, galleries and restaurants host special receptions, performances, screenings and other events showcasing the work of local and regional artists.

Other creative pursuits are also celebrated: culinary, crafts, music and theatrical. The mission is to form a cohesive and vibrant downtown by uniting and highlighting our unique businesses while celebrating our dynamic community. 

First Friday Live is free and open to the public on the first Friday of months February through December from 5 to 9 pm.


Art Along the Rogue kicks off with a live concert in the Owl Parking Lot at 5th & H! Rock with Led Zeppelin tribute band Livin' Lovin' Led at 6:30pm!

Grants Pass Museum Blueprints
Gallery One - Katherine Bird
Untitled - Newborn Lamb, Alisha Fear

Grants Pass Museum of Art
229 SW G Street
“Blueprints” by artist Corey Kahn: A painting series exploring life and death complexities. Corey will be at the museum for First Friday.

Gallery One
229 SW G Street
Live demo by Katherine Bird from 5:30-7:30pm!

Untitled 2.0
119 SE 6th Street
“The Reverential Spark”: At the intersection of realism and narrative, Jeanne Warren and Alisha Fear depict the natural world with skill, passion and a hint of humor. As mother and daughter, their work together exhibits a familial approach, as well as the hereditary link.

G.G. Sugarplum's First Anniversary
BoChico First Friday
My Little Corner Cafe - Charlie Jarvis

G.G. Sugarplum's
225 SE 6th Street
5pm-8pm: celebrating our 1 Year Anniversary in our downtown GP location! Free samples changing every half hour; drawing to win a $75 gift certificate towards a custom order; attend for a ticket; extra tickets for every dollar spent. Cake cutting & free cupcakes at 6pm.

227 SW G Street
We will be hosting Enchanted Glass Jewelry from 6-9pm. We will also be doing a drawing for a free Loom Knit Class!

My Little Corner Cafe
130 SE G Street
Charlie Jarvis and Family perform classic and contemporary pieces on cello, and guitar with live singing.

Sandi's Oct First Friday
Diamond Cannabis FFL

Sandi’s Candies & Fudgery
145 SW G Street
Kicking off our OPERATION: Deploy Christmas fundraiser with a prize drawing for donations. Some prizes will be on display! Also try our famous Pumpkin Fudge and caramel apples! Domestic Violence Awareness month also kicks off. In our window, we feature two local women who lost their lives to domestic violence. You can see these Red Figures in windows all over town.

Diamond Cannabis
300 SW 6th Street
We will have the talented Victoria Prince performing her music, vendors giving out logo wear to shoppers, and our prize wheel set up!

The Bohemian
233 SW G Street
At the Bohemian Bar & Bistro: Music with Joshua Gibson; Blues, Reggae and more...
Gallery art on display; a mélange of local artists will delight you visually through October.


Experience Grants Pass
Downtown Welcome Center
198 SW 6th Street
Grants Pass, OR 97526