First Friday Participants


A.R. Drew Art

121 S Niles Ave Suite 11

Fire Arts
A working studio/gallery featuring pottery demos, workshops, tours, and special events.
305 Colfax Ave.
HealthWorks! Kids’ Museum
Infectiously contaminating kids of all ages everywhere to learn, have fun, and make great life choices.
111 W. Jefferson Blvd.
574-647-KIDS (5437)
Hoffman Hotel Apartments
Offering unique artist housing with amenities to enhance your creativity. Come see our local artist gallery!
120 W. LaSalle Ave.
Morris Performing Arts Center
The historic 1920s theater hosts national touring Broadway shows, pop concerts, comedians, and symphony. The theater, stage, Palais Royale elegant ballroom and Morris Bistro Restaurant are available to rent for weddings, social and business events.
211 N. Michigan St.
South Bend Museum of Art
The South Bend Museum of Art affirms the enduring power of the visual arts to reflect and create community, engage minds, and nurture growth through exhibitions, collections and educational programs. 
120 S. St. Joseph St.
Free refreshments, entertainment and admission to historical and contemporary art exhibits featured in our five galleries. 
The Music Village

108 N Main St #113



Baker’s Bar & Grille 

Relax and unwind at Baker's Bar & Grille, located Inside the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with great drink specials and lunch specials Monday through Friday.
123 N. St. Joseph St.
Every First Friday buy one appetizer, get one 50% off.

Barnaby's of South Bend is a family style restaurant that has been voted best pizza in town for 13 years. Since opening in 1969, we have taken pride in the quality of pizza, sandwiches & salads that we offer. 
713 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Bruno’s Pizza
Pizza, calzones, salads and more; dine in or carry-out
131 S. Michigan St.
Every First Friday, get a 14″ one topping pizza for $12 (dine in and carry-out only)
Café Navarre Bar & Restaurant
French, Italian, and Spanish cuisine.  Dishes created with farm-to-table sources regularly featured with over 100 top shelf wines at prices meant to enjoy.
101 N. Michigan St,

Chicory Café
A French Quarter style coffee shop with Cajun and Creole food, a full bar, live music, also featuring gluten-free and vegetarian dishes. 
105 E. Jefferson St.
Live music, $1.50 one scoop Gelato and 16 oz Hurricanes for $6.00
Cinco 5

112 W Colfax Ave

City Wide Liquors

At City-Wide Liquors our mission is to bring dedicated service, fine wines, spirits, and beers from around the world to Michiana
109 E Jefferson Blvd

Edible Arrangements
Fresh fruit arrangements, chocolate dipped fruit, fruit salads, and fresh fruit smoothies
123 S. Michigan St.
Every First Friday receive 50% of a 12-box of dipped fruit (pick up orders only)
Fiddler's Hearth

Family-friendly music 7 days/week. Promoting our live music First Fridays, Kennedy's Kitchen, 9 pm - midnight. Patio dining and beer garden.
127 N. Main St. 

LaSalle Grill/LaSalle Kitchen & Tavern
Committed to providing fine dining and refined entertainment that is unique in South Bend.  An innovative menu features the finest fresh foods available. AAAA Four Diamond Award Winner.
115 W. Colfax Ave.
Themed culinary offerings every First Friday.
A wide variety of creative breakfast and lunch choices with breakfast served all day.
127 S. Michigan St.
Linden Grill

119 South Michigan St

Purple Porch Co-op
A member-owned cooperative committed to growing a local, sustainable economy through the purchasing of locally produced foods.
123 Hill St. Now open Monday – Saturday 7am – 7pm
South Bend Brew Werks
A brewery restaurant offering local food and on-site crafted beer.
216 A. Michigan St.
A new beer debuting every First Friday!
The Exchange

112 W Jefferson Blvd

The General Deli & Café

609 E Jefferson Blvd

The South Bend Chocolate Café
Unique blend of café, candy store, bakery with beer and wine bar – family friendly activities and menu
122 S. Michigan St.
live music every First Fridays; 2 for $17 any crunch/pretzel combo
Tippecanoe Place Restaurant
A premier landmark and dining spot in the heart of the historic district.
620 W. Washington St.
Half off appetizers in the Studebaker Lounge or Patio
Vegetable Buddies

129 N Michigan St

Woochi Japanese Fusion & Bar
Stylish spot with Japanese & Asian-fusion dishes, Michiana's freshest sushi, best martinis, full bar and extensive tea menu.
123 W. Washington St.
3 course dinner for $22 or $33



Ali on the Boulevard
Fashion forward finds, great gifts & quality jewelry handmade by Ali.
722 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Featuring something special and different each First Friday.
Dismas Designs
A social enterprise of Dismas House South Bend showcasing jewelry, coasters & other fine art handmade by the residents. Dismas House is a transitional residential program for men & women returning home from incarceration. 
Open only for First Fridays selling art with a purpose.  Check for our location each month.
Dream Coach Carriages
Located by the South Bend Chocolate Cafe.
Professional Horse Drawn Carriage services. Servicing Northern Indiana and Downtown South Bend for over 10 years.  Available for weddings and special events.
Friends of the Library

333 S Michigan St

Hair Crafters Day Spa Salon
A full-service hair salon offering the "art of perfect cut & color", natural nail manicures, pedicures, facials, body waxing and massage therapy. 
602 Lincolnway E.
Idle Hours Bookshop
Used and rare bookseller, locally family owned business in downtown South Bend for more than 15 years. 
212 S. Michigan St.
Children's Story time and book sale table every First Friday.
Luxe Wagon

The Pigeon & The Hen Pottery
Paint your own pottery and gift shop for handmade pottery, jewelry, paper crafts, textiles, and more.
217 S. Michigan St.
Make & take projects and crafts
Therapeutic Indulgence
Downtown South Bend's premiere massage and wellness spa offering massage therapy, reflexology, yoga, hypnosis, skincare, and waxing. 
903 E. Jefferson Blvd.
20% off gift cards every First Fridays

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