Downtown Beaufort, SC

First Friday


When is the next First Friday?

The next “First Friday” is Friday, May 3rd, from 5pm to 8pm

  • May 3 – Salute to Mom

  • June 7 – Dads & Dudes Downtown

  • July 5 – Made in America

  • August 2 – Sidewalk Sale

  • September 6 – Football in the South

  • October 4 – Eat, Shop & Be Scary

  • November 1 – Thankful to Be in Beaufort

  • December 6 – Night on the Town


Where is First Friday held?

Join us on Bay Street and surrounding streets in beautiful downtown Beaufort, South Carolina.

Click for Downtown Google Map


What is First Friday?

First Friday is a celebration of Downtown shops, restaurants, cultural venues, and community. It’s a fun night for the downtown businesses and for locals! Come explore downtown galleries, shopping, and eateries throughout the evening. Enjoy entertainment and live demonstrations too! The event is FREE and open to the public.