First Friday In Downtown TempleBack to Top of List
First Friday is one of downtown Temple's most exciting special events each month. With new themes every month, block parties, food, and drink deals, First Friday covers all areas of fun and entertainment on a night out in downtown Temple. Discover what we are most looking forward to this First Friday.
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Cha Community features premium boba and milk teas and a few specialty items. Enjoy a comforting jasmine milk tea, a colorful galaxy lemonade, or a strawberries and cream blend. Drinks are customizable to your liking. Choose your sweetness level and take your pick from a variety of toppings. Stop by this tea shop in the heart of downtown Temple for the perfect boba drink that will leave you satisfied. Start First Friday with a drink from this local downtown business.
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Downtown Temple is known for having some incredible restaurants. Cuisine types in downtown Temple range from American classics like burgers, pizzas, and steaks to Asian cuisine and sushi. There's delicious food to enjoy at every turn in downtown Temple. Stop by Treno Pizzeria, Bird Creek Burger Co., La Dalat Vietnamese Cuisine, Thai Cafe, or Nami Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar for dinner on First Friday. For an upscale dinner, visit Cheeves Bros. Steak House or Pignetti's. No matter where you order food in downtown Temple on First Friday, your taste buds will thank you.
The Yard Food Truck PlazaBack to Top of List
The Yard Food Truck Plaza is located in downtown Temple near Mo's Rail Yard Saloon and Gandy's Barber Shop. The current food trucks stationed at The Yard are Chock Full Of Cheese, You Da Man Noodle Man, Lulamae's Cajun Cuisine, 808 Island Grindz, Taqueria mi Lindo Nayarit, Mama Lama Mobile Kitchen, and Sabor Los Catrachos. Visit theyardtemple.com to learn more about the trucks. Be sure to check each truck's social media pages for their schedules.
Enjoy the warm weather this First Friday by dining outside at The Yard on picnic-style seating and plenty of food options.
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Stay For The BrewsBack to Top of List
Let the festivities continue. If you enjoy crafts, drafts, and satisfying brews, downtown Temple has several bars and breweries to visit. BJs Brewery & Tasting Room, Mo's Rail Yard Saloon, Fire Base Brewing Company, Green Door On Second, Hat Trick Sports Bar, and O'Brien's Irish Pub all offer excellent options to choose from. Take a look at the First Friday specials to see if your favorite downtown nightlife scene has a few of your favorite drinks at a special discounted price.
Want more nightlife fun and activities? Corkys Wine Bar hosts events such as karaoke and comedy nights. Spend your First Friday having a good laugh and a great time at this fun bar in downtown.
Like to have a variety of options and a pour-your-own style tap wall that charges by the ounce? Treno Pizzeria & Taproom has 36 self-pour taps for your enjoyment. Beer and pizza? What could be a better pairing?
J Kowboy Wine Bar, located next to La Dalat Vietnamese Cuisine, offers an inviting atmosphere and wine options for those looking to spend time with friends at a sophisticated wine bar in downtown Temple.
Discover the perfect craft brew for you at FoxDog. With outdoor seating and an inviting atmosphere, FoxDog Cafe & Beer Garden makes for an excellent stop along your downtown stroll. From 4:30-10 PM, FoxDog will be open to serve wine and beer. This beer garden has over two dozen local Texas drink options available.
A Special Event Worth AttendingBack to Top of List
With so many local businesses participating in First Friday, something exciting is always happening in downtown Temple. Discover activities, food and drink specials, live music, brews, family-friendly fun, and more by visiting the First Friday page for more information. First Friday in downtown Temple is one of the best, local-favorite events happening in Temple. Mark your calendars and get ready to attend this event every month.
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Want a chance to be featured in upcoming blogs, the First Friday photo gallery, or on our social media pages? Take photos as you enjoy the festivities and food at First Friday in downtown Temple and tag us @downtowntemple or @discovertemple and #DiscoverTemple. We love to see how you experience downtown Temple!