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First Friday

Ready to hit the town? Get ready for Thomasville’s First Friday Sip and Shop!

Come dine with us from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on August 5 as we bring the nightlife to our little Georgia town. Shop, dine, sip, and stroll throughout downtown and enjoy live music from various street musicians.

At 8 p.m., the doors open at the Ritz Amphitheatre on S. Stevens Street for a free concert with Carolina Soul Band! Do you want some street food? Food trucks will set up outside the Ritz starting at 6 p.m.

The fun extends to merchants as well. Participating merchants with extended hours are listed below:

  • Southern Elegance & Charm Boutique: open 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Ally B: open until 8 p.m.
  • Kathy’s Shoes: open 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • The Bookshelf: open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.*
  • Sweet Cacao Chocolates*
  • Liam’s Restaurant, Lounge and Cheese Shoppe: open 5 p.m. to late with Happy Hour specials from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.*
  • Billiard Academy*
  • Local Kickstand*
  • Farmer’s Daughter Vineyards Tasting Room
  • Jonah’s Fish & Grits: open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.*
  • Sweet Grass Dairy Cheese Shop*
  • SASS*
  • AJ Moonspin*
  • George & Louie’s Restaurant*
  • The Plaza Restaurant*
  • Hubs & Hops*
  • Coyoacan Thomasville
  • SouthLife Supply Co.

(*Denotes businesses that sell beer and wine)

Need to know more about parking? We’ve got you covered. We also have more available about our food, beer, and wine selection.