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June 7 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join all the First Friday’s sponsoring downtown merchants as they welcome you to shop local
and discover the best Racine has to offer on the FIRST First Friday’s of the 2019 year. Please
support our First Friday Sponsors, listed on our website at http://firstfridaysracine.com/ or
recognize them by their festive official Fridays Flag! This year, we are proud announce Porasik
& Yde Wealth Management of Raymond James as our Premier Sponsor of the 2019 year of First
Enjoy a cool beverage while you visit and enjoy the truly unique shops, galleries, restaurants and
clubs that downtown Racine has to offer! Horse-drawn Carriage rides will be available at
Monument Square from 5:00 – 9:00 pm. Free live music will be available at three downtown
locations: Monument Square, sponsored by Mt. Royal Investment Group, Crosswalk Park,
sponsored by RAM, and Paul Harris Park. Watch the First Friday’s website for band line-up!
Divino Gelato at 245 Main Street will hold an Open Jam from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Please stop
by to either perform or listen to the great artists of Racine perform.
Vapemeisters 420 Main Street, Live Music from 5:30 – 8:30, 10% off Starter Kits and 10% off
CBD Flower. Come down and enjoy some great music and chill with your friends. Welcome to
On view through September 1 at Racine Art Museum, 441 Main Street, Represent: Exploring
Portraits from RAM’s Collection encourages contemplation about how humans understand one
another as well as the world around them through carefully considered representations. Recently
added is a small selection of the work of Milwaukee-based artist Kierston Ghaznavi. She creates
articulated paper dolls that represent, in her own words, “black pop culture, afro-centric natural
hair, positive imagery of black women, self-love, and awareness.” Feeling inspired after viewing
portraits? Visitors are invited to create their own Funny Face during RAM’s Free Family Hands-
On Art Project, 4:00 – 8:00 pm. Beginning at 7:00 pm, enjoy a medley of songs performed by
the Visioning a Greater Racine (VGR) Community Choir. The Museum Store welcomes back the
great sale cart stacked with books on all kinds of subjects and current affairs. Take 20% off the
retail price of any title in the store during First Friday in June.
Kung Fu Grips will take the stage at The Nash, 522 6th Street, this June First Friday’s.
Plumb Gold, 322 Main Street, invites you to kick off Summer with special savings! Take 20%
OFF all in-stock sterling silver designs during First Friday! From classic to contemporary, Plumb
Gold has all styles to compliment any summer outfit…you’ll be sure to find your new favorite
piece! Make sure to ask about new designs from Jorge Revilla Spain and Le Georgettes Paris!
Art Metals Studio, 332 Main Street, is hosting a trunk show of Titanium Watches and Jewelry-
a perfect, memorable gift for both Dads and Grads alike! Titanium pieces are stylish,
comfortable, and easy to wear. The featured line uses only 100% pure Titanium, meaning all of
the items in the collection are both durable and hypo-allergenic. The collection features male,
female, and unisex styles. Shop the new Titanium line in-store from June 7th-16th. See you
Hot Shop Glass, 239 Wisconsin Ave, welcomes students from The Prairie School as guest
artists during First Fridays! Watch team Hot Shop turn 2000º molten glass into art right before
your eyes. A two week internship culminates into a night of creative fun for student glass artists
at Hot Shop Glass captured by student photographers from Varitay Studios. Come meet these
inspiring high school students and watch them create! Fun for the whole family at Hot Shop
Glass from 4:00 – 8:30pm!
Get Funky Henna at Funky Hannah’s, 324 Main Street, as the popular Renee Bebeau is back
to create the most beautiful henna designs to adorn you. Stock up on all the fabulous loot at
Funky Hannah’s while you can! The shop is closing its Main Street doors on June 30th and all
merchandise is 25-75% off. Don’t miss this blow out sale! Stay tuned for what’s next for
Lighthouse Gallery & Gifts, 306 Main Street, is featuring Shattered Glass Art by local artist
Sherry Lou. Don’t miss this collection of unique art! Browse all their new items and favorites to
find a great Father’s Day Gift or that perfect something for yourself. Free Gift with a $25 or
more Bridgewater Candle purchase!
First Friday is FOMO Friday at Brickhouse, 316 Main Street! While DUOSONIC rocks the
house down enjoy $3 Shots of Fireball, Rumplemintz, Dr. McGillicuddy's (all flavors) and 48oz
group fishbowls for $18! Free bottle service will be randomly picked for groups of 4 or more.
How to enter: Come into Brickhouse and check-in on the Brickhouse facebook page from 6:00 –
10:00 pm to enter!! The winner will be chosen by 11:00 pm.
Carriage House, 220 State Street is featuring buy two single serve drinks and get one of equal
or lesser value free this June First Friday’s!
Ivanhoe Pub, 231 Main Street, will be featuring fish fry dinner and beer flights featuring 26
beers on tap!
Join Racine Heritage Museum, 701 Main Street, as Hot Rods and history come together in our
second annual classic car show! Located on Monument Square during June First Friday, come
show off your classic car or just bring yourself. All cars will scoop the loop after so no matter
what other great business you visiting throughout the night, you will be able to see them!
Stop by Dewey’s, 600 Main Street, for a First Friday’s Fish Fry featuring $11 beer battered cod
and $13 perch, walleye or blue gill. Enjoy $3 glasses of wine from 2:00 – 6:00 pm.
Make sure to once again include Pub On Wisconsin, 525 Wisconsin Avenue, on your list of
stops this next First Friday! Along with the great Happy Hour specials (ends at 6:00pm) & TGIF
Specials (6:00 pm – 2:30 am), Wisconsin Brewing will be in the house with complimentary
samples from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The sampling will feature $3 craft beer drafts, cans and bottles!
All of this sounds like a perfect pairing for the live music on Monument Square, see ya down at
Stop at Dimple’s Fine Imports, 416 Main Street, this First Friday’s and enjoy musical guest
Uncorkt, 240 Main Street, is the place to be on First Friday’s. Their drink specials begin at 4:00
p.m. with glasses of wine, only $5, and the lowest priced craft beer in Racine. Starting at 6:00
p.m. until 10:00 p.m. they have a FAN favorite the Gary T. Ricchio Project. Uncorkt also has free
wine sampling from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Come see why Uncorkt won the 2015, 2016 and 2017 the
BEST WINE STORE in Racine County.
Other First Friday’s sponsoring merchants include:
– Blue Rock Lounge (306 6th Street)
– Lornacopia (310 Sixth Street)
– McAullife’s on the Square (213 6th Street)
– Northern Light Gallery (423 Main Street)
– Orange Threads Collections (210 3rd Street)
– Pepi’s Pub & Grill (618 6th Street)
– Photographic Design & Gallery (411 6 th Street)
– Racine Brewing Company (303 Main Street)
– Red Moon (334 Main Street)
– Reefpoint Marina (2 Christopher Columbus Causeway)
– RG Natural Babies (430 Main Street)
– Sheepish (326 Main Street)
– Sugar Shack (530 Monument Square)
– Twice Baked Pottery (320 Main Street)
Spend an evening with friends and family enjoying downtown: the BEST of Racine. Visit our
website ( FirstFridaysRacine.com ) for information about the latest happenings, and links to your
favorite spots downtown. First Friday’s® is a Registered Trademark of First Friday’s. LLC. All