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First Friday: Spring Fling

First Fridays in Downtown York

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The Shops on North Beaver St. will host three food trucks:
Soul Burrito, Bountiful Feast and Sugar Whipped Confections!

First Friday Sponsor: WellSpan Health (Beaver Street)
Welcome spring with WellSpan Sports Medicine and test your injury prevention skills. Don’t miss an appearance by the York Revolution’s very own Downtown!

Escape Games Live and the Junior League of York will be out on Beaver Street joining in the fun!

YorkArts (10 North Beaver Street)
Join YorkArts and 6 local art collectors for our new exhibit "Just Getting Started," showcasing some of York's newer art collectors. This exhibit will be on display Apr 2 - 25, 2015.

Elizabeth & West Fashion House (15 North Beaver Street)
Join us for spring inspired cocktails, snacks and fashion cash!

The Watchmaker’s Daughter (22 North Beaver Street)
Join guest artist Terri Yacovelli as she talks about her encaustic work. Light refreshments will be served.

Camera Center of York (23 North Beaver Street)
4x6 in-store kiosk prints made in minutes for 19¢ each, until 9:00pm.

park street pantry (24 North Beaver Street)
We'll spotlight spices, sauces and other ingredients that can be used to make delicious family meals or simple quick dinners for busy-booked evenings.

Sunrise Soap (29 North Beaver Street)
Show us some soapy love...Stop in to be part of our promo video shoot tonight!

Esaan Thai Restaurant (30 North Beaver Street)
Crispy spring rolls, fresh spring rolls, curried spring rolls, duck confit spring rolls! It's always spring at Esaan! Come on in and enjoy Spring, Thai-style! BYOB. Reservations recommended.

Lotus Moon Yoga (36 North Beaver Street)
Our Yoga boutique is open 5-9pm with 10% off all jewelry, chair massage and henna body art!

Sweet Melissa’s Dream (38 North Beaver Street)
All things Spring! Spring fashions, spring cocktails and little spring flowers face painting too! Free gift with purchase over $25 (while supplies last).

White Rose Bar & Grill (48 North Beaver Street)
Happy Hour from 4:30–6:30pm. Enjoy ½-priced drinks and ½-priced food specials at our bars.

Arthur & Daughters (49 North Beaver Street)
We will be debuting a new collection of women's shirts and dress from TRADLANDS. This is a husband and wife design team and the collection is made entirely in the USA! Receive $10 off your first purchase of TRADLANDS!

Kimman’s (57 North Beaver Street)
Free gift with purchase!

CrossFit York (147 West Philadelphia Street)
First Friday Free Workout at CrossFit York, 6:30 pm – 7:30pm!
Sign up for an introductory package (1 month of unlimited instruction), you'll receive $25 off.

YorkArts@CityArt (118 W. Philadelphia Street)
This exhibit is a part of the two-month long YorkArts@CityArt High School Showcase, with 8 participating high schools from all over York County. Each school has the opportunity to curate their own 1-week exhibit for display at our gallery. Don’t miss the reception: April 3th, 5-9pm.

Cherie Anne’s (48 West Philadelphia Street)
Cherie Anne Designs will offer all Green Teas at 10% off to celebrate Spring Fling.

Just Cupcakes (44 West Philadelphia Street)
Just Cupcakes is open 10am-9pm on First Fridays.

Heidelberg United Church of Christ (47 West Philadelphia Street)
Drop by Heidelbean Coffee House for Live Music, lots of coffee, snacks, free Wi-Fi, and good conversation.

Indigo Bleu (39 West Philadelphia Street)
Come check out the new spring arrivals.

Pennsylvania Arts Experience (37 West Philadelphia Street)
The Pennsylvania Arts Experience will be featuring the works of the MarketView Arts and Louis Appell Fellows during the month of April, with our opening on First Friday, April 3rd.

Junior League Thrift Shop (166 West Market Street)
The Junior League of York Thrift Shop will be open from 5-8pm. Our thrift shop is stocked with Spring and Summer Merchandise.

CoWork155 (155 West Market Street)
Meet up with friends new and old for this women’s networking event. Enjoy refreshments and meet representatives from York Traditions Bank’s Her Traditions program, Susquehanna SCORE, Central Penn Business Journal, YWCA, Junior League, and more. We will be collecting gently-used clothing items to donate to our neighbor, the Junior League Thrift Shop.

Friends the Salon (141 West Market Street)
Friends The Salon joins forces with Boost Mobile for the Open House for DesignBots Media Firm for a Customer Appreciation & Block Party 5-9pm! Join us for wine, free give-a ways, Fashion Show, live music, Special DJ and, Food from our Grill Chef at Boost Mobile as we welcome the New Guy On The Block DesignBots Media Firm! Come out and celebrate!

Holy Hound Taproom (57 West Market Street)
Open at 4pm every First Friday! Join us for 30 rotating taps of craft beer!

My Girlfriend’s Wardrobe (41 West Market Street)
PACK-9 rescue will be in store with adoptable dogs from 5-9pm! All breeds and ages!

York City Pretzel Company (39 West Market Street)
& Baron Von Schwein (35 West Market Street)
Frohe Ostern! - Join us for an Easter egg "hunt" at YCPC and Baron! Each purchase comes with your very own Easter egg. Crack it open to reveal a prize including free root beers, pretzels, and t-shirts!

Clay Path Studio (33 West Market Street)
Guest jeweler Richelle Dourte (Metalledwith) demonstrates her original handcrafted, botanical jewelry and metalwork from 6-8pm.

Trinity Church (32 West Market Street)
Good Friday Solemn Collects Service at 7pm followed by Candle Chant at 8pm. Evening Suffrages and Vespers by candlelight and an a cappella quartet in the beautiful Historic Trinity UCC Sanctuary just of the York town square. Join us for this solemn occasion that will breathe new life into each who believe.

Spaceship York (9 West Market Street)
Spaceship York. Send your dreams to space. This community event runs April 1- June 15.

The OffCenter Grille (48 East Market Street)
Be one of the first 50 Happy Hour guests from 5pm-9pm in the OffCenter Grill receive a Mystery Easter Egg. Inside your egg will be one of many prizes! Enjoy live music and specials including half-off wings and fish bites and $2 off fajitas and top shelf liquor.
Roosevelt Tavern (50 North Penn Street)
$5 poached mussel pots (normal price $11) in the pub only.
Crabcake sandwich $2 off

Bair’s Fried Chicken (Beaver St Entrance)
Stop by Bairs and help us welcome Spring - try one of our delicious salads!

Fourhman’s Natural ToGo at Central Market
Join us at Central Market for healthy, tasty treats and a Spring Time DIY project. Get crafty to welcome the warm weather!

Simply Soup
Roast Beef Melt w/ a cup of soup and a beverage for $9.95.
Saucy Girl’s Hot Pepper’s and Sauce
Try one, try them all! We’ll have samples this First Friday!

Mudhook Brewing Co. (34 North Cherry Lane)
Featuring brews such as the Redeye Irish Ale, Hook Bender Double IPA and Deep Sea Stoudt.

The Eternal Vaper (57 South George Street)
Why smoke when you can vape? Offering a healthier smoking alternative with a relaxed environment where customers can taste- test flavors and purchase e-cigarettes & e-liquids.

Healthy World Cafe (24 South. George Street)
Get a sneak peek! Healthy World Cafe, York's "pay-how-you-can" community cafe, will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. on First Friday in advance of our grand opening. Enjoy music from Vinyl Souls, beer tastings from The Beer Ace and our full menu of locally sourced, made-from-scratch sandwiches, soups, salads, hummus and signature cookies. Find the full menu here. Can't make it? Join us for our ribbon cutting and grand opening at 11 a.m. Monday, April 6.

DiCarlo’s Pizza (24 North George Street)
Open ‘til 10pm if you want to Spring Fling later into the night.

Strand-Capitol (Studio) (50 North George Street)
Jazz in the City: Time Out (7pm).

Strand-Capitol (50 North George Street)
First Friday Film: A Clockwork Orange (9pm).

Tutoni’s (108 North George Street )
Grab a bottle of Allegro Wine or Wyndridge Cider and see what creations our Chefs will cook up. Reservations recommended.

The Left Bank (120 North George Street )
Bar only: 1/2 price LB calamari plus other special Chef inspired appetizers! $2 off select wines by the glass and draft beers. 5–7pm.

Elks Lodge (233 North George Street)
Be there for the Unforgettable Big Band 2015 Kickoff event and the release of songwriter & soloist Tonia Grubb's tribute song "(Brighten Up Your Day With a Little) Doris Day!" Dance and Show Tickets are $10 (doors open at 5pm). To order tickets contact: Barbara Shepp at 717-870-6861 or

BrewVino (251 North George Street)
Celebrate Spring with hand-crafted pizza and our carefully selected beer and wine list.

Liquid Hero Brewery (50 East North Street)
Featuring brews such as American Hero, Schweet Ale, and Irregardless IPA.

Stadium Grille of York (133 North Duke Street)
Try our pizza, wings, or sandwiches. Dine in or carry out!

Rich Reilly Attorney at Law (54 North Duke Street)
Stop by to see the beautiful new artwork or create your own masterpiece with New Freedom Art (for $35) starting at 6:30p, while enjoying light refreshments.

56 Urban Provisions (56 S. Duke Street)
Come taste our new Farm Fresh Sriracha on locally flavored dishes.

Redeux (113 South Duke Street)
Redeux will be playing the classic TV show, Gilligan's Island, as well as serving fresh tropical fruit skewers and island themed drinks. Our vendors will be selecting vintage Hawaiian shirts to our display rack to add to the tropical evening.

DiDi & Smiling John’s (119 South Duke Street)
“Come Visit Royal Island.” We will be doing braids and hair wraps and will have island-inspired food and beverages.

The Parliament (116 East King Street
Join us as we extend our “Old and New” exhibition and tropical themed make-your-own drink bar along with a tropical inspired bubble tea available only for that night.

Kings’ Courtyard (124 East King Street)
Come in and enjoy art, live music and light refreshments.

HIVE Artspace (126 East King Street)
First Friday Opening Reception for HIVE's April exhibit "Kitsch & Camp," featuring quirky, fun, and even absurd artwork, tiki-themed refreshments, craft beer samples by The Beer Ace, channeled Tarot readings by Liette Monic, and a free lei for the first 25 attendees!
Prime Art Supply (128 E King Street)
Prime Art Supply is proud to open their doors to the public with new, fully stocked inventory! Open First Friday 6-10pm.

York Emporium (343 West Market Street)
Visit downtown York’s only used book and curiosity shop! Over 500,000 titles to peruse.

York Blue Moon (361 West Market Street)
Purchase one appetizer, get one free every First Friday.

I’Sha Boutique 342 (West Market Street)
10% off your entire purchase!

New Grounds Roasting Company (284 West Market Street)
View unique artwork by York area artists while sipping on our creative drinks.
Live music all night!
i-ron-ic (256 W. Philadelphia Street,)
Come celebrate our one year anniversary with complimentary glass of champagne. Also check out our featured artist at White Rose, Joyce Martin, and featured Artist here, Nathan Bupp.

The Waterway Bar & Grill (220 West Philadelphia Street)
1st drink free from 2–8pm First Fridays.

Art & Framing Warehouse (147 West Philadelphia)
Start your Spring with Original artwork from Michael Nevin Walker & Diane Y Delozier on exhibit at the Art & Framing Warehouse. Enjoy complimentary wine and Indian snacks!

Earlier Event: April 3
Good Friday Services
Later Event: April 3
Good Friday Services