Top among DBA‚Äôs events is First Friday!¬† Held on the first Friday of each month, this recurring¬†local cultural and social event showcases the visual arts¬†and artists for the purpose of art education, visibility and the opportunity to purchase and collect art.¬†The self-guided event also¬†features¬†promotions at individual businesses who extend their¬†hours of operation JUST FOR YOU,¬†and, during the warmer months, DBA hires outside entertainers, from musicians to jugglers and even fire blowers to enhance the downtown Experience.
Our PREMIERE First Fridays, which have an expanded theme include
Tour de Chocolat’
Tour de Metro ( loft tour)
Spring Area Arts Showcase weekend
Autumn Art Walk
Once Upon a Holiday/ Live Windows.
Plan YOUR Down TIME, and support your city center!
FIRST FRIDAYS IS MADE POSSIBLE BY :
Bobby Vericella, RJV Properties
Mike and Susan Temple
Tim and Vicki Tilton
Vasudha Pinnamaraju, McLean County Regional Planning
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROUS SUPPORT!