Food vendors and antique cars along Broad and entertainment will be at various locations. Follow us on Facebook for up-to-date information. The Coosa Christmas Boat Parade will pass by City Hall at 6 p. December 7th - First Friday, Gadsden Christmas Tree Lighting and Coosa Christmas Boat Parade 5:30 p. Who knew confetti cannons could be so much fun! Broad Street will be closed beginning at 4:30 from First to Seventh Street. The summer hours are 6:00 - 9:00pm.
Food vendors will be set-up in the 400 block. Restaurants will be open for dining in as well. Good viewing spots are the Ray Family Park, The Coosa Boardwalk across from Moragne Park on Hwy 411, the City Hall grounds where the Christmas Tree lighting will be and Coosa Landing and the new Riverwalk Park. Stores will be open late for shopping. Thanks to Mary Hager, Tara Fulford, Glen Williams and the rest of the crew for a wonderful time at First Friday! The boats will assemble at Ray Family Park and cruise upstream through downtown Gadsden and return. Join us for our next downtown merchants' celebration, First Friday, October 7. Live music will be located at 5 different locations on Broad Street.
Check out our video from last night at First Friday! Then ask your family and friends to do the same thing! Enjoy great shopping, food and entertainment as you visit with friends and compare cars! Friday, December 7, 6:00 pm Join us on the river for the Coosa Christmas Boat Parade on the First Friday in December following Downtown Gadsden's Christmas Tree Lighting! The summer concert series with the John Sutton Band starts at 9. As part of First Friday, Gadsden will light its 50-foot tall Christmas tree. Now is the time for all good people to come to the aid of Downtown Gadsden! Friday is the first one in September and time again for First Friday in Gadsden, the music and food fest downtown. This is a wonderful, family-friendly event and we hope you will take the opportunity to join us! Once the street is closed, classic cars can come around the barricades and park in regulation parking spots or in the middle of the street, on either side of the double yellow line, the outside lanes must be left open for emergency traffic. Broad Street will be closed from 1st-7th Streets. Never Surrender: A Breast Cancer Support Organization A great time for a great cause! First Friday is a free community event! If you would like to join our email list you can email us at info downtowngadsden.
For information, please call Kay or Brittany at 256. Classic cars are invited to cruise-in. Please click on the link below, sign in and vote! Broad Street normally closes at 4:30pm. You will find hundreds of classic cars parked in regulation spaces and in the center of Broad Street. The 400 Block is the only block closed to classic cars due to the food vendors. And the Energizers from Alabama Power will perform in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Gadsden Steam Plant.
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