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Open Locations for First Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Standard First Friday opening hours are from 6-9pm unless otherwise noted.

DADA Art Bar | 2470 Broadway |
Anniversary Exhibition Opening reception: April 3 with live music
We've invited all local artists to be featured in our April exhibition and help celebrate our one year anniversary. Artists include Rob Bell, Carl Nicholas, Jana Hope, Joe Friend, Tired Pirate, Matt Mariner, Baxter Cochennet, Josh Konwinski, Delton Demarest and Brandon Arment.

Chocolate Crisis Center feat. LoDo Massage | 3370 Walnut St.

Address-Your-Stress Fest | April 3rd, 5-9pm
During April’s First Friday, we will Address Your Stress and make it disappear with the help of a complementary mini-massage by LoDo Massage,
a refreshing spa-inspired cocktail and our Stress Busting Chocolate.
Come unwind, and enjoy our stress-free zone.

(The Wandering RiNo will also be at Chocolate Crisis Center from 5-7.) 

Nocturne | 1330 27th Street |

New RiNo! Nocturne, a modern jazz and supper club.

Drop in to Nocturne for Funky Fridays with the Josh Quinlan Funky Fresh Trio. Social hour starts at 6pm and live music starts at 8:00pm.

aBuzz Gallery
| 3340 Walnut St. |

Open First Friday, April 3rd, 6-9pm. Featured Artists: Paula Breymeier,
Alli Gerrish, Jean M Jones, Leslie Jorgensen, Richard Stucky 

Five Voices • Five Visions features fresh and contemporary art with themes of nature, science, emotion and personal connections.

Ice Cube Gallery | 3320 Walnut St. |

Opening Reception First Friday April 3rd, 5-9pm

Genetic Time Bomb - Thomas W. Robertson 

Manifestations - Phil Spaulding

First Fridays @ Dry Ice Factory | 3300 Walnut Street
32 contemporary artists working in fiber, drawing, painting, ceramics, cast-paper, print-making, encaustic, jewelry, glass, installations, sculpture, and mixed media, have studios in this building (entrance through the Ice Cube Gallery). Free and open to the public.

Maggie Levy | Dry Ice Factory #111

Maggie Levy's studio at the Dry Ice Factory is open for First Friday April 3. Spring cleaning means good prices on older paintings!

Leona Lazaar | Dry Ice Factory Ceramic Studio

Leona Lazaar's studio will be open for First Friday in April.

SL Van Dam | Dry Ice Factory #201

SL Van Dam, painter/drummer, will be open for First Friday in April, 6-9 pm AND for Doors Open Denver on April 25th, 10-4 pm. It's Spring Cleaning time, so many prices will be drastically reduced! Support the arts, buy an original.

The Infinite Monkey Theorem | 3200 Larimer St | Put on your dancing shoes and join Andrew Vogt’s Swinging Trio for a First Friday get-together. Live music, free dance lessons & drink specials throughout the night! The added bonus: painting by the talented Christopher Clark. His style could be classified as a combination of Impressionism and Tonalism, focusing primarily on light, colors and values. It’s a must see and on display throughout April.

First Fridays @ Wazee Union | 3501 Wazee St |

Join the resident creatives of one of Colorado’s largest art collectives for First Friday in April. Open from 6:00-9:00.

Susan Dillon | Wazee Union #2

Join Susan Dillon as she opens her new studio in Wazee Union for First Friday, April 3 from 6:00-9:00.

Helikon | 3675 Wynkoop St. |

Renee Alpert + Douglas Kahn

photography of spanish missions

First Friday Reception: April 3rd, 6pm to 10pm

Pattern Shop Studio | 3349 Blake Street |

The Pattern Shop Studio exhibition The Origins of Photography, Past and Present, continues with a reception on Friday April 3rd, from 6 to 9pm.
This group show, held in conjunction with Month of Photography and curated by MOP Director Mark Sink is a survey of handmade alternative processes.

RULE Gallery
| (inside Hinterland) 3254 Walnut St. |

As part of Month of Photography Denver 2015, RULE Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Jason DeMarte entitled Confected. Open First Friday.

Ironton | 3636 Chestnut |

Ironton is pleased to be participating in Month of Photography
with 50 Years in Your Face
Photography by Donna Rae Altieri

Open First Friday April 3rd, 6-9pm

Plinth Gallery | 3520 Brighton Blvd. |

For our April exhibition, Plinth Gallery welcomes ceramic artist Andrea Moon and a solo exhibition, “Specific Structure”.

“Specific Structure” opens at Plinth on First Friday, April 3rd,
with a reception for the artist from 6-9pm.

re-for your home | 2845 Walnut St. |

re-for your home will be open First Friday, 6:00 to 9:00 pm

Join us for special show featuring work by Brett Matarazzo of Tarazzo Vintage Original.
Guest DJ, refreshments, and some wonderful furniture and art

Urban Luxe Gallery | 3060 Larimer |
To support RiNo’s artist community Urban Luxe will also be open during First Fridays and will be hosting a rotating exhibition program designed to showcase artists in the RiNo area.
Come down and have a glass of wine, peruse and say hello!
We will be open 6-9 with featured artist, Jennifer Hoifeldt.

Bella Glass Studios
| 3950 Wynkoop St.

OPEN for First Friday April 3rd 11am-6pm with "For Drinks With Class, Come Paint Your Glass." This is going to be lots of fun and will be ready for you to take home after the class. Check out more details and register online. Also check out the walk-in Glass Fusing & PYOP projects and upcoming super fun themed Kids Summer Camps!

Mockery Brewing | 2811 Walnut Street |

Join Mockery Brewing's First Friday celebration to welcome back the Oaked Southern Hemisphere Black Pale Ale with Holden Young performing live.

Mile High Winery | 2811 Walnut Street |

Open First Friday, April 3: 5-7 "Paint N Sip Wine" art class. $35. includes all materials and a glass of wine! (image: subject for the Paint N Sip class!) 7:30-10 Live Music, no cover. "Half Grass Renaissance" and 7:30-9 Live Music Painting Demonstration by Event Painter Julia Dordoni

New RiNo! Friday Night Bazaar | 3530 Brighton Blvd |

Highly-focused artisan event that combines LOCAL farm-fresh food, live music, cocktails, vintage crafts & MORE into one centralized marketplace to showcase Denver’s unique mix of talent!


MAP: Open locations for First Friday are marked with the black bird.
(Standard First Friday opening hours are from 6-9pm unless otherwise noted.) 

Additional locations generally open on First Friday:
Eat & Drink locations (click here for more details and to check individual locations for hours)
Forney Museum of Transportation | 4303 Brighton Blvd | Open 10-4 on First Fridays.
Mid-Mod Mall | 3434 Brighton Blvd | Open LATE on First Fridays!
MegaFauna | 3102 Blake St. | Open 'til 9pm on First Friday