FLORENCE – First Fridays Florence is excited for the May First Friday with music on the Big River

Stage and vendors on Court Street. The event takes place on Friday, May 3 from 5-8pm in Historic

Downtown Florence. Dozens of local arts and crafts vendors will be selling unique handmade creations such as art, jewelry, pottery, candles and more.

The year-long vote for your favorite annual vendor competition continues! So everyone is encouraged to bring your friends and family out for the fun.

Music will kick off at the Big River Stage on Mobile Plaza at 5:30pm with singer/songwriter Josh Nichols. Then the Christian group, The XXXtremes, will take the stage at 7pm.

First Fridays Florence is a committee of Downtown Florence Alliance and takes place on the first Friday of every month, March-December. The event is sponsored by Listerhill Credit Union rain-or-shine.