What rain? How to enjoy Newark First Fridays today (and stay dry while doing it)
by Brick City Live | May 5, 2017
Newark First Fridays is scheduled to kick off today, but with rain forecasted for much of the day, the weather isn’t exactly ideal for a springtime jaunt in an outdoor market.
So the marketplace portion of First Fridays is postponed for this month (mark your calendars for Friday, June 2nd!), but other aspects of the monthly event are still on! They include:
In addition to the Halsey Street marketplace, First Fridays also includes official stops throughout downtown where you can check out events, see exhibits, get deals, or simply meet other First Friday revelers. Today’s official stops are:
City Without Walls (6 Crawford Street, 12 pm – 6 pm)
Index Art Center/Art & Artifacts of Newark (237 Washington Street, 11 am – 6 pm)
Express Newark (50 Halsey Street, 4 pm – 8 pm)
Newark Print Shop (54 Halsey Street, 4 pm – 8 pm)
Gateway Project Spaces (2 Gateway Center, 11 am – 6 pm)
The Painter’s Palette NJ (1-9 7th Ave, 10 am – 10 pm) Painting & Margaritas event. Mention Newark First Fridays for $10 off
Burger Walla(47 Halsey Street, 11 am – 8 pm)
Boutique Off The Hanger/A Necessary Style (12 Linden Street, 11 am – 7 pm)
First Fridays’ after party will feature Gonzalo Silva and DJ Faheem and run from 9 pm to 1 am. Its location will remain on the hush until 7 pm tonight, so stay tuned to their social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) for the details.
Contribute to BrickCityLive.com! We’re looking for opinion and explanatory contributors, and are calling all thinkers, scholars and practitioners to share your point of view or expertise on a topic or event of importance to Newarkers. We’re accepting 600- to 1,000-word op-eds for possible publication on, so send your work to email@example.com for consideration.
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/amarylis-olivo-garden-worker-bees-min-e1526751850562.jpeg19993264Kenneth Mileshttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngKenneth Miles2018-05-19 12:32:532018-05-22 13:29:10How a North Ward community garden enriches neighborhood well-being
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/good-bad-newark-min.png3061268Rachel Wagnerhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngRachel Wagner2018-05-16 14:58:012018-05-19 13:40:37What's "good," who's "bad" and what it means for Newark
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/greater-newark-conservancy-min.jpg30004000Vince Baglivohttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngVince Baglivo2018-05-11 15:27:092018-05-11 15:27:09Check out this spring block party in Newark
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/stop-telling-women-to-smile-min.png729974Rachel Wagnerhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngRachel Wagner2018-05-11 09:02:352018-05-16 22:24:06Stop telling women to smile in Newark
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/lauren-craig-wendy-williams-1-min-e1525791336816.png12632053Andaiye Taylorhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngAndaiye Taylor2018-05-08 08:11:232018-05-11 09:03:27Newark's Lauren Craig on turning her Wendy Williams moment into a women's dating movement
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/slut-the-play-njpac-min.jpg6861029Rachel Wagnerhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngRachel Wagner2018-05-04 12:36:412018-05-04 19:24:57Young women staged a play at NJPAC I didn't know my teen self needed
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/SS-May-18-Website-e1525087894213.jpg432618Newswirehttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngNewswire2018-04-30 07:31:502018-05-01 06:43:02Catch the K-Wave at the Newark Museum’s Second Sunday
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/peoples-open-mic.gif268478Rachel Wagnerhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngRachel Wagner2018-04-19 12:06:192018-04-19 14:10:31First poems and first kisses at People's Open Mic
http://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/mona-lisa.gif500375Rachel Wagnerhttp://brickcitylive.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/bcl-white-logo-extra-padding-min.pngRachel Wagner2018-04-18 14:45:102018-04-25 09:31:18Introducing 'Freeloading,' a new column by Rachel Wagner