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Coatesville First Fridays Is Back May Through October 2024!

Mar 14, 2024 | 2nd Century Alliance, Coatesville, Downtown, Event, Partner

Coatesville, PA – Downtown Coatesville is gearing up for an exciting series of events as it welcomes residents and visitors alike to its monthly First Fridays, set to run from May through October 2024. Organized by the Coatesville 2nd Century Alliance, these celebrations promise a vibrant showcase of the city’s shops, restaurants, and rich cultural heritage.

Every First Friday, from 5 to 9 PM, downtown shops, vendors, and restaurants will roll out the red carpet, offering special events, refreshments, promotions, and live entertainment. It’s an opportunity for the community to come together and experience the best of what Coatesville has to offer.

First Fridays will feature the Pop-Up Beer Garden, presented by Animated Brewing Company and Brandywine Valley Active Aging. Located at the corner of MLK and 3rd, the beer garden promises ice-cold craft brews, award-winning grilled cheese sandwiches by Chef Miss Bee, live music, and games like cornhole—a perfect way to unwind and enjoy the evening.

Each month will feature a unique theme, ensuring that every First Friday offers a fresh and exciting experience for attendees:

  • May: Conco De Mayo
  • June: Juneteenth
  • July: Independence Day Celebration
  • August: Carnival
  • September: Harvest Festival
  • October: Fall Farewell

For those interested in participating as vendors or sponsors, opportunities are available. Vendor and Entertainment applications can be accessed via the provided links on the Downtown Coatesville website, and sponsorship opportunities are open for businesses looking to support this community-driven event.

Whether it’s indulging in delicious food, exploring local businesses, or simply enjoying the company of friends and family, First Fridays in Downtown Coatesville promise something for everyone. So mark your calendars and get ready to join in the fun from May through October! As attendees immerse themselves in the festivities, they’re encouraged to share their experiences on social media platforms like Instagram and Facebook, using the handle @downtowncoatesville and the hashtag #cvilleFF. The Alliance hopes this will help spread the word and showcase the excitement of First Fridays to a wider audience.

Posted by Monica Ferguson

Monica is a senior at West Chester University studying Digital Marketing. She is excited about moving to Chester County and eventually starting her career there after graduation.

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