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Lewisburg First Friday After Five

November 7, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Celebrate First Fridays after 5 in Downtown Lewisburg!

Friday, November 7, 2014

Historic Downtown Lewisburg celebrates First Fridays after Five on Friday, November 7th! Join the fun in downtown Lewisburg … live music, art events and tasty treats …. all free to the public. Everyone is welcome! Events incorporating traditional music include:

The Great Potato Drop, a benefit for Wellspring of Greenbrier, Inc., takes place at The Irish Pub on Washington Street. Drop off a 5 or 10 lb. bag of potatoes to help feed the needy and homeless between 3pm and 9pm and in turn get a cocktail made with potato vodka for free! Patrick O’Flaherty will play traditional Celtic music from 4pm to 8:30pm and then the Rivertown Gypsies will take the stage at 9pm. 109 East Washington Street, 645-7386.

Enjoy a mix of live instrumental and vocal country, folk and blues music with Robin on cello and Doug on guitar at Plants Etc. at 102 South Jefferson Street, 645-6910.

The Greenbrier Valley Visitors Center will host a “Salute to Rainelle” which will feature a book sale sponsored by the Rainelle Community Development Corporation.  “Rainelle” is the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images in America series and the authors, Joan Browning, Mayor Andy Pendleton and Autumn Shelton will be present to sign copies of the newly released book.  Rainelle resident John Wyatt, in collaboration with Strum Sum Band, will provide the musical entertainment for the evening.  A collection of artwork depicting scenes from Rainelle’s history will also be on display. 200 W. Washington Street   304-645-1000.

First Fridays after 5 takes place all year long in downtown Lewisburg with shops, galleries and restaurants in downtown Lewisburg open until 9pm serving complimentary refreshments and entertainment, sponsored by City National Bank. Downtown Lewisburg, America’s Coolest Small Town, is just 1 mile south of I-64 via exit 169. The town center is located at Washington Street (I-60) and Jefferson Street (Rt. 219).For more information go to www.downtownlewisburg.com or become a fan on FaceBook at www.facebook.com/lewisburgwv or call 304-645-4333.


Downtown Lewisburg
Lewisburg, WV 24901 United States + Google Map
(304) 645-1000