No matter the season, no matter the weather, First Friday Cultural Walkabout in your downtown Sarnia is THE place to be. The November 1st First Friday will be no exception. Enjoy live music, art, food and drinks to suit every age and palate. It’s also a great time to shop at the many unique stores that offer not only interesting items, but some of the best customer service you will find anywhere.
Remember parking in all the municipal lots is free after 6:00 p.m. and every weekend too.
Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery - 147 Lochiel St - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Come and enjoy Chill November in Thomson’s Painting. Other exhibitions include Slipstream and Siphonophora by Jenn E. Norton
Coffee Culture - 130 Lochiel St. - 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. - Live music - Cailey and the Giant
Artopia Gallery & Framing - 188 Christina St N - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Original Art by John Lightfoot, Carol Finkbeiner Thomas, Shane Norrie, Mary Philpott, Natalie Provost, and Ariel Lyons. Many great gift ideas. Choose your Christmas framing early.
thestory - 179 Christina St N - 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. - Art Jam - Live art raffle. Purchase art and support local artists
Parallel Junction - 176 Christina St. N. - Featuring over 40 artists and artisans
Petite a la Carte - 170 Christina Street N. - Art by Bill Walters, Lynne Brogden and Chantal Simon
R. W. Lawton Gallery located behind the Imperial Theatre Box Office by The Capitol Bar -168 Christina St. N - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Meet the photographers - “All the World’s a Stage” Photos by students, graduates and instructors of the Lambton College Photography Program
Downtown Market - 140 Christina St. N. - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Live music
Cheeky Monkey - 130 Christina St. N - 7:00 -9:00 p.m. - Big Highway playing classic rock + ‘Solstice” art show & sale by W.A. Walters
The ISO International Symphony Orchestra - 143 Christina St. N. - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Please join us at our new location for live music. Art Exhibit & Sale by Group of 6 + 1
Cowboys & Indians - 121 Christina St. N - Open until 9:00 p.m. - Works by Local First Nations Artists
The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts - 127 Christina St. S - 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. - Art opening ~ Allison Robichaud, Plein Air Painter - No Glitz, Only Impressions Retrospective Exhibition and Sale
~ Black & White, Shates of Gray and/or a Splash of Colour - Members’ Exhibition and Sale
Vote for People’s Choice Award
River Bank & Co. - 172 Front Street N - 6:00 -9:00 p.m. - Live Music by Tom Gravelle (7:00-9:00 p.m.). Curated Prints by Peach & Clementine
One Tooth - 155 Front St N - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Featuring The 4 Friends: These talents ladies create one of a kind mittens which are a great gift or classic piece for yourself! Proceeds going to our local Community Living!
Inner Calm Counselling - 155 Front St. - Unit 108 - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Art by Remy Leigh of Northern Collegiate
Cafe Yoga: Sarnia Reiki, Meditation & Yoga - 150.5 Front St. N. Suite 7 - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Open House featuring Painting Exhibit by John LaCroix. Live Music with Cheryl LaCroix & Guests
Central United Church - 220 George St - 8:00 p.m.- Phantom of The Opera - silent film with pipe organ accompaniment. Advance tickets $20 available at Cheeky Monkey.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 62 - 286 Front St N. - 8:00 p.m. to midnight - Music and dancing with Jules and Co.
Insignia Hotel - Legacy Dining Room - 283 Christina St N - 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Chris Molyneaux Trio
The Tin Fiddler - 146 Christina St. N. - 9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. - Boozy Bash Costume Contest - Live Music by Josiah Tobey and Dream Seer - No cover
Ups N’ Downs - 226 Front St N - 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m. - live music with Ainsworth & Young
Blue Line Pub & Lounge - 180 Front St. N - starting at 7:00 p.m. - Live music
rev-el-ree Nights - 148 Front St. -8:00 - 11:00 p.m. - Hayden Mellon - 11:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. - DJ Diskreet - doors open 7:00 p.m. - $3.00 cover charge after 9:00 p.m.