This month, First Friday will be held on Mar. 6th, from 5:30-8:30pm.
Many downtown businesses, restaurants, and shops will stay open late, and there will be refreshments, live music and entertainment, and beautiful local artwork throughout historically hip downtown Bastrop.
ALLEY B LOCATIONS:
- Lost Pines Art Bazaar, 603 Chestnut Street; Students Show: Tommie Eernesie, Marlana Chalmers & Zoe Zamora
- Eclectic Perfection, 601-D Chestnut Street; Artist: Kelley Keen; Music: Wynn Taylor & Ace Grant
|Lost Pines Art Bazaar|
SOUTH MAIN LOCATIONS:
- Bastrop Bling Company, 705 Pine Street; Student Show: Ceili McMulle
- Bluwr Myles, 711 Pine Street; Student Show: Juston Rowe
- Bastrop Fine Arts Guild, 815 Main Street; Artist: Maria Montoya Hohenstein
- Art Connections Gallery, 908 Main Street; Artist: Chris Chappell; Music: Faire to Middlin
- “Oh Wow” & Barbara’s Corner, 920 Main Street; Students Show: Edgar Florez & Claire Gordon
- High Cotton, 922 Main Street; Event: Learn The Art of Extraordinary Pet Care from Crossroads Animal Hospital
- Bastrop Picture Frame Emporium, 926 Main Street; Student Show: Michelle Mejia
- The Gallery at Lost Pines, 930 Main Street; Student Show: Belen Villarreal
- Abri Gallery, 932 Main Street; Event: Weaving Demonstrations (until 8pm)
|"Flower Girl" by Maria Montoya Hohenstein|
NORTH MAIN LOCATIONS:
- R.A. Green Mercantile, 1022 Main Street; Artist: Rick Jones
|"Mountain Landscape" by Rick Jones|
Need childcare? The First United Methodist Church of Bastrop has you covered! They're offering childcare for ages 0-7 from 6-10pm on Friday, Mar. 6th in the church basement. The church is located at 1201 Main Street. The cost is $15 for the first child, $5 for the second child, and FREE for each additional sibling. Dinner is provided. Reservations are required; no walk-ins. RSVP at (512) 321-2201.
And don't forget to take pictures to enter into the Downtown Bastrop Photo Contest!!! The 1st place winner gets a $50 gift card that can be used at any local business that's a member of the Bastrop Downtown Business Alliance, and the 2nd place winner gets a $25 gift card!