Each venue offers their own spin on entertainment with free admission and refreshments, food and beverage specials and discounted merchandise to add to this monthly community celebration. Activities include exhibit receptions, art making and live music. First Friday is organized by Downtown Auburn BID & Auburn’s Historic & Cultural Sites Commission.
Tour new interactive exhibit Explore Your History, plus view the painting collection inventory project.
5 – 8PM ** 203 Genesee Street *** 315.253-8051 **** cayugamuseum.org
GOOD SHEPHERD’S BREWING CO.
Opening reception for artist Tony Clubine, plus First Firkin beer releases & music by Cast of Thousands 7 – 10PM.
5 – 10PM ** 132 Genesee Street *** 315.406-6498 **** shepsbeer.com
BLAKE STUDIO & ART GALLERY
Tour gallery of “Bold Spring” theme artwork by Blake Chamberlain, Anthony Beckham, Steven Cerio, Christy Lemp & Sally Stormon.
4 – 8PM ** 128 Genesee Street *** 315.246-7625 **** blakechamberlainart.com
Enjoy $3 domestic beers, $5 cocktails & free appetizers.
3PM – close ** 119 Genesee Street *** 315.282-7314 **** atwalley.com
Enjoy a free draft beer with pizza purchase, plus music by Paolo & Felice 6 – 9PM.
11AM – close ** 16 – 20 State Street *** 315.258-9070 **** osteriasalinaauburn.com
Half-off first drink 5 – 7PM plus music by Lakeside Acoustic Duo 5:30 – 7PM and Simmerin’ Stew 8PM – 11PM.
5PM – close ** 24 State Street *** 315.253-3339 **** moondoglounge.com
AUBURN PUBLIC THEATER
Public poetry circle, bring your words to share, March theme is wind.
2 – 4PM ** 8 Exchange Street *** 315.253-6669 **** auburnpublictheater.org
NEXT CHAPTER BREWPUB
Enjoy $1 off house pints 4 – 6PM, new beer release, food specials & music by Woodstone Acoustic Duo 7 – 10PM.
12 – 11PM ** Genesee Center *** 315.271-2739 ** nextchapterbrewpub.com
Shop for really cool upcycles, artisan created, vintage, consigned & new items.
11 – 6PM * 101 Genesee Street ** 315.406-0097 *** regenerations2.com
EQUAL RIGHTS HERITAGE CENTER
Mayor Quill & City Council host Harriet Tubman Weekend 2020 opening ceremony & reception.
5 – 7PM * 25 South Street ** 315.258-9820 *** visitauburnny.com
SEWARD HOUSE MUSEUM
Gift shop exhibit by Erin Taylor, plus Forged in Freedom exhibit & docent tours.
5 – 7PM * 33 South Street ** 315.252-1283 *** sewardhouse.org
Come take a fitness/aquatic class, use weight/cardio equipment or play racquetball/basketball.
5AM – 9:30PM * 27 William Street ** 315.253-5304 *** auburnymca.org
HARRIET TUBMAN NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK
Tour the gallery and talk with NPS Ranger Kim Szewczyk.
5 – 8PM * 180 South Street ** 315.882-8060 *** nps.gov/hart/index.htm
PURE MARKET & EATERY
View Schweinfurth Art Center member artist Timothy Rodrigo, Lenten fish fry BOGO half off & 20% off prepared case items 4 – 6PM
4 – 6PM ** 10 E. Genesee Street *** 315.702-8108 **** puremarketandeatery.com
View paintings by Tessa Catto.
9AM – 5PM * 27 E. Genesee Street ** 315.400-5224 *** gretchens-confections.com
UNDERGROUND BOTTLE SHOP
Attend opening reception for artist Kevin Burke & enjoy select beverage tasting.
5 – 8PM * 29 East Genesee Street ** 315.252-5696 *** undergroundbottleshop.com
AUBURN DISCOUNT LIQUOR & WINE
Fine wine beverage tasting.
3 – 6PM ** 21 Seminary Street *** 315.252-3747 **** auburndiscountliquor.com