First Fridays


Visit downtown Boyertown for food, fun, shopping and more. We have a wonderful community full of vibrant people, rich history, and plenty to do and see! Bring your friends! Hear local music, do some shopping, have dinner and drinks and shake off the week with us!

Join us on Friday, August 5th from 4pm to 8pm for an “Artful August” First Friday! Boyertown has many art studios and galleries as well as an entire community of artists, creators, and makers. Grab a cocktail (or ice cream cone) and take in all of the sites and events happening in our artful (and art-filled) downtown below:

Colebrookdale Railroad

Cocktails at the Colebrookdale -- will be open again. A new musician is coming to play -- Wayne Johnston. The food truck Los Gios Smoke and Grill, who sold out at the last event, is returning to provide some delicious eats.

Peppermint Stick Candy Store

Our beloved candy shop is hosting a Student Art Show and will have live music and student artists on-site! Grab your favorite sweets and support our young creatives.

Studio B Art Gallery

Carrie Kingsbury, the mural artist for the “No Place for Hate” mural renovation, will bring pictures of the mural’s progress, talk about her process, the status of the mural, and also share information about mural painting in general. Visitors to the studio will have a chance to chat with Carrie and some of the individuals who will be represented on the mural who may attend. Carrie also plans to have a station where kids and adults can paint rocks.
In addition, for lovers of language, Kathryn Kirk, former Boyertown High School science teacher, has added poetry writing to her hobbies and will share some of her poetry at several points during the event.

Taylor Backes

Our world-famous school of glass will be offering "Make Your Own" glass classes! You must contact them in advance to reserve a spot! Hurry as these slots will fill up quickly!

Stellar  House Gift Shop

Our unique gift shop will be having a large scale living floral installation in the shop, showcasing flowers as art. Visitors can also feel free to use it as a photo backdrop and take their photos with it while shopping!

Event Sponsors

Event Helpers

Ehst Custom Kitchens

Diamond Credit Union

Body-Borneman Insurance

Carr Chiropractic

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