From the City of Havre de Grace:
On Friday, May 4th First Fridays will return to downtown Havre de Grace with more sales, music, and family fun! During this monthly event visitors will enjoy extended shopping hours from 5-9 pm with lively street performers, and a special First Fridays offer at every participating merchant! First Fridays! presents FREE entertainment for the entire family whether its making crazy balloon hats with NOTHIN’ UP MY SLEEVE ENTERTAINMENT or making memories with friends as you go from tavern to restaurant for happy hour specials and excellent dining. Enjoy First Fridays! every month on the first Friday of the month.
Free entertainment includes live acoustic performances by singer songwriter Jen Minor, who recently was featured at the World Café in Wilmington Delaware. Joining her on the First Fridays Main Stage at Rochambeau Plaza will be The Jethro Brothers, and Brendan Hild, from 5-8pm. Enjoy Mr. Pink and the Reservoir Dogs playing an eclectic mix at the 100 block of Washington Street. Free face painting will be offered at the Main Street booth on Pennington Ave and Washington Street.
The Corvette Club returns with an impressive display of cars and Good Shepherd Catholic Church will feature sample hot rods that will be participating at their Strawberry Festival in June. Music sponsored by Painted Ladies, Just for Fun, and Flickerscents along Franklin Street, Duke Thompson and the Drum Circle at the Havre de Grace Water Plant, and Chris Monaghan Music featured at Distinctive Décor on St. John Street. All the festivities also can be enjoyed at the improved café seating being provided at MacGregors Restaurant and Laurrapin Grille.
To become a sponsor or participate in First Fridays! Contact Matt Kriegl at (410) 939-19811. To find a complete listing of seasonal events, activities and special offers visit us on the web at www.hdgtourism.com or call us toll free at 1-800-851-7756.