Feel the love and creativity flowing all around you on Friday, February 2nd from 5pm - 8pm during the February 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! 


Tiny Art Pancake Supper

February First Friday ArtWalk Happenings:

Emerge Gallery & Art Center- 

2/1: Tiny Art Preview Night & Pancake Supper

2/2: Tiny Art Show & Prints Charming Opening Reception & Exhibit

(10% Off in the Sales Gallery)

Greenville Museum of Art- Marauders Exhibit  (10% Off in the Gift Shop)

Pitt Street Brewing Company- Pint Sized Artist Market featuring Black Artists & Makers

Emerald City Collective- Oversoul Exhibit

Cornflower Bakehouse- Open Mic & Poetry Night hosted by Gabrielle Freeman

ECU Joyner Library's Faulkner Gallery- 16th Annual School of Art & Design Graduate Student Exhibition

ECU Proctor Yongue House- Black Creatives of Pitt County Exhibit

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

Alley Cat Records- Gorilla Earth Exhibit & Live Screen Printing Demo

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

Purple Blossom Yoga Studio- Sweet & Savory Candlit Restorative Yoga


Chatham Rabbits

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! 

State Theatre- Chatham Rabbits with The Still Shakers

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

Alley Cat Records- Live Music from Eric Sommer

Christy's Euro Pub- Lightnin’ Wells


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:

February 2nd | March 1st | 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!