Downtown is the place to be on Friday, March 1st from 5pm - 8pm for the Downtown Greenville First Friday ArtWalk!

Take a self-guided walking tour, or catch a FREE ride on the Emerald Express Trolley to quickly get from stop to stop to view local, regional, and national artist’s work, enjoy live music, eat some delicious food, sip some local brews, and so much more! 

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March First Friday ArtWalk Happenings:

Emerge Gallery & Art Center- Opening Reception for the DownEast Indoor Sculpture Exhibition & Quilts by George Snyder III Exhibition

(10% Off in the Sales Gallery)

Greenville Museum of Art- Fine Arts Ball Auction Preview & Reception (10% Off in the Gift Shop)

Pitt Street Brewing Company- Pint Sized Artist Market  & Sans Studio Pop Up Photography Sessions

Emerald City Collective- Alexander Doub Exhibit

Cornflower Bakehouse- Open Mic & Poetry Night hosted by B.Gra8ful

ECU Joyner Library's Faulkner Gallery- Notice the Water Exhibition

ECU Student Center's Dasha Efird Little Student Art Gallery- Photo Symposium Show

Dickinson Avenue Farmers & Makers Market- Open to shop products from local farmer, artists, and makers from within 50 miles of Greenville-Pitt County!

Sojourner Whole Earth Provisions- The Art of Divination

PCAC Quilts

Experience Our Live Music Scene

From stages at local venues and listening rooms to the streets- you can find music on every corner in Downtown Greenville! 

ECU Proctor Yongue House- Pirates on the Porch ft. Robbie Quinn in Concert

Alley Cat Records- Live Music & Art from PT Burnem & Mike Lamb

5th Street Hardware Restaurant & Taproom- Jake Mitchell & Lonnie Britton

Aji- Jazz Night with ECU Jazz Trio (6:30pm - 9:30pm)

Christy's Euro Pub- Voices Carry

Nash- Skosh

Enjoy Specials at Participating Businesses

Sidebar Drinkery + Kitchen- $4 NC Draft Beers

Emerald Express Fall 2023

Hitch a Ride on the Emerald Express

The FREE Emerald Express Trolley will now be running from 5pm - 8pm during all Downtown Greenville First Friday ArtWalks! Hop aboard our scenic trolley tour circulating through Downtown Greenville from Dickinson Avenue to ECU’s Main Campus, making a full ArtWalk route loop approximately every 20 minutes or so. You can hop on and off any stop!


ArtWalk Stops Map 2024  ArtWalk Trolley Map Sept 2023

Mark Your Calendars for the 2024 First Friday ArtWalk Dates:

April 5th | May 3rd | June 7th

July & August- No First Friday ArtWalk for Summer!

September 6th | October 4th | November 8th

December 6th- Holiday First Friday ArtWalk

Discover work from new and local creatives sharing their passions at museums, galleries, restaurants, breweries, and more!