March's First Friday: Shop and Hop

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Wolfgang Candy Company Chocolate Bunny Challenge
6-8PM | Philadelphia Street Seating Area
Are you great at eating chocolate and could use an extra $100 cash? Then enter to win a contestant seat at our Chocolate Bunny Challenge on March 4th, 2016. Spaces are limited so enter now! Emceed by Philip Given. Beer tastings available from the Beer Ace.

Cowork155 (155 West Market Street) 
A place to shop, gather, learn, mix and mingle. 
Join us on the first and second floors. 
Items for sale and information available from the following people and organizations: 
Quilligraphy, Judy Orcutt
4 Sentimental Reasons, Judy Orcutt
Punks for Positivity
I Love York City (t-shirts)
Paintbox Soapworks
Junior League of York
Downtown Inc- Go Green in the City
St. Patrick’s Day parade (t-shirts)
Clever Container by Debbie Rutter
York City Special Events
Kable House Presents- tickets
Kid’s craft from The Bee. gathering with purpose and St. Patrick’s Day coloring contest from York Emporium. 
Beer samples from The Beer Ace from 6-8. 
Ice tea from Rutter's Farm Stores available.
Live Music from Kayla Kroh. 6-8 pm. 

Creative York West (118 W. Philadelphia Street)
Join us at 5:30pm for a ribbon cutting hosted by our friends at Downtown Inc! Hop on over to Philadelphia Street to check out the newly renovated Creative York West, formerly CityArt! The gallery will be open until 9pm following the ribbon cutting. On display is Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door by Jim Mackey.

SMALL STAR Art House (232 West Market Street) 
Join us for our grand opening ribbon cutting at 4:30PM!

Beer Tastings from The Beer Ace
Baron Von Schwein
York City Pretzel Company
Kimmans
Elizabeth & West Fashion House
Creative York (10 North Beaver Street)
The Watchmaker's Daughter
Foster's Flowershop
Studio 117
HIVE Artspace
CoWork155
Traffic Black
Central Market

The Market District

Creative York (10 North Beaver Street)
Shop for art this First Friday at Creative York from 4-9PM! On display in The Kerlin Gallery is Creative York Teaching Artists, with work for sale by our ten local teaching artists! In The Project Space lab is Specimens, an exhibit of work by Stephanie Holmes.

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)
Boring Deviled Eggs no more! Hop in to psp to try French Farms mustards – two new varieties and all the old favorites now in stock. FF Special 2 for $10. *must buy 2

Fosters Flower shop (27 North Beaver Street)
Join us as we prepare for our wedding showcase on Sunday, March 6. Beer tastings available from the Beer Ace. 

Esaan Thai Restaurant of York, PA(30 North Beaver Street)
After you shop, hop into Esaan to perfect your First Friday night with one of our tasty Thai dinner specials and desserts! Reservations recommended. BYOB.

Sweet Melissa's Dream (38 North Beaver Street)
Hop your way into Sweet Melissa's for some First Friday Shopping! Check out the new plus size selection and the beginning of Spring arrivals. Fun and surprises all night long!

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

Kimmans (57 North Beaver Street) 
Beer tastings from the Beer Ace. 

CrossFit York (147 West Philadelphia Street)
First Friday Free Workout at CrossFit York, 5:30 pm – 6:30pm!
Sign up for an introductory package (1 month of unlimited instruction), you'll receive $25 off. 

Creative York West (118 W. Philadelphia Street)
Join us at 5:30pm for a ribbon cutting hosted by our friends at Downtown Inc! Hop on over to Philadelphia Street to check out the newly renovated Creative York West, formerly CityArt! The gallery will be open until 9pm following the ribbon cutting. On display is Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door by Jim Mackey.

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

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

Pennsylvania Arts Experience (37 West Philadelphia Street)
Join us for the opening of Melanie M. Rodgers' solo exhibition: Typography Paintings! in the Pennsyvania Arts Experience gallery, inside Marketview Arts on First Friday, March 4.

Cowork155 (155 West Market Street) 
A place to shop, gather, learn, mix and mingle. 
Join us on the first and second floors. 
Items for sale and information available from the following people and organizations: 
Quilligraphy, Judy Orcutt
4 Sentimental Reasons, Judy Orcutt
Punks for Positivity
I Love York City (t-shirts)
Paintbox Soapworks
Junior League of York
Downtown Inc- Go Green in the City
St. Patrick’s Day parade (t-shirts)
Clever Container by Debbie Rutter
York City Special Events
Kable House Presents- tickets
Kid’s craft from The Bee. gathering with purpose and St. Patrick’s Day coloring contest from York Emporium. 
Beer samples from The Beer Ace from 6-8. 
Ice tea from Rutter's Farm Stores available.
Live Music from Kayla Kroh. 6-8 pm. 

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

Timeline Arcade - York, Pa (54 West Market Street)
Join the fun in front of our York Pa location
and have an evening of fun and games. We will be booking Party's and Selling Special Gift Card invitations to our GRAND OPENING this April

Also we will have games set on FREE play for all to enjoy :) 

My Girlfriend's Wardrobe (41 West Market Street)
It's time again for our Semi Annual Fill a Bag sale! Stuff a bag full of clothing, shoes, and accessories from a designated area. We provide the bag. Sizes and brands will vary. $25 per bag.

York City Pretzel Company (39 West Market Street)
We’re open until 9 p.m! 

Baron Von Schwein (35 West Market Street)
Beer Tastings from the Beer Ace

Central Market York

Wolfgang Candy Company Chocolate Bunny Challenge
6-8PM | Philadelphia Street Seating Area
Are you great at eating chocolate and could use an extra $100 cash? Then enter to win a contestant seat at our Chocolate Bunny Challenge on March 4th, 2016. Spaces are limited so enter now! Beer tastings available from the Beer Ace.

Bair's Chicken
Hop on in to Bair’s and celebrate #FriedChickenFriday before, during or after you Shop at all the Great Shops in Downtown York, PA!

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

George Street

Healthy World Cafe (24 S. George Street)
Join Healthy World Cafe for our full menu from 5 to 9 p.m., with locally inspired dishes from our farmer friends — sandwiches, soups, salads, hummus and our signature cookies — plus a special “ hop and Hop" surprise! We'll also be featuring beer samples from Brewery Products, and live music from 3 Dollar Suit, an alternative-folk band from Seven Valleys. Find our full menu at healthyworldcafe.org.
Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center (50 North George Street) 
First Friday film: Donnie Darko
Jazz in the City: Strand Studio, 5-7PM, $5 at the door, free with student ID. 

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 Restaurant & Bar (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.

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

Royal Square District

Prime Art Supply Co. (128 East King Street)
Prime Art Supply will be doing a little early Spring Cleaning! Browse through a huge variety of crafty supplies in our $5 and under sale. Stock up on stamping supplies, paper, art books and magazines, framing equipment, matboards, partially used spraypaints, jewlery supplies and more!

HIVE artspace (126 East King Street)
Free limited edition Bunny pin - featuring the artwork of one of our artists - for the first 25 visitors on First Friday.

Studio 117 (117 S. Duke Street) 
We will give guided tours and free beer samples provided by The Beer Ace, while playing brand new music from your favorite local artists. Tina Berrier has some brand new pieces in our art gallery as well. Visit us for networking and educational opportunities with some of the best and brightest in business.

WeCo York PA

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

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

YorkSocial DanceStudio (324 West Market Street) 
Every Friday we hold a social swing dance with complimentary beginner lessons. Drop-in classes are available at 7:45 and 8:30 in various swing styles; Dance kicks off at 9:15 and goes until midnight. 

SMALL STAR Art House (232 West Market Street) 
Join us for our grand opening ribbon cutting at 4:30PM!

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

The Rooted Artist Collective, LLC (101 North Newberry Street) 
Two bodies, One Soul: A Tribute Exhibit to Dr. John M Ortiz: The Rooted is proud to bring" Two Bodies, One Soul" (a tribute exhibit to Dr. John M Ortiz 1952-2012) to York, PA. Dr. John Ortiz was a collector of fine art as well as a Licensed Psycologist, Author, Musician, Composer, Clinical Hypnotist, Consultant and International Speaker. 
The remaining peices of his collection that will be exhibited in his honor consists of works from the great Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, Peter Max, Henri Matisse, Al Hirschfeld, Rene Magritte and John Lennon. These works will be AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. Most of these pieces include a pencil signature by the artist and certificate of authenticity.

Roosevelt Tavern (50 North Penn Street) 
$2.00 Off Crab cake Sandwich
Slow Roasted Pulled Pork Slider $2.00 Each
$5.00 Lb Poached Mussel Pots (white wine, lemon, garlic broth andouille sausage toasted crostini) normal price $11
$2.00 Miller Light Drafts