First Friday

Join us on February 3 for First Friday in Downtown Temple! 

Community Cha Dumpling Night Workshop- Hey, Community! Have you always wanted to learn how to fold Chinese Dumplings?! You will learn to fold, cook, & eat dumplings (pork, vegetarian, & but no-gluten-free), and side dishes, take a copy of our recipe, fun lead discussion about community/food, and enjoy boba! Did someone say ALL YOU CAN EAT Dumpling dinner for Lunar New Year?  6:30 - 8:00 pm. Grab your ticket now! 

The Wick & Burn Candle Bar- Soft Opening- *New Business* Soft opening, to check out our new Candle Bar in Downtown Temple, Texas. There will be three sessions available to blend scents & make a candle! Feb 3 - 12:00 pm, 3:00 pm & 6:00 pm. Reserve your spot now! 

Check back as we update our listing with First Friday happenings! 

First Friday Feb 23

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First Friday Reels

Dog Friendly Downtown

Downtown Live Music

Downtown Foodie Finds

Free street parking is available Downtown in the City Hall parking lot and marked street spaces outside street closure areas. Check out the latest street closures on

Downtown Parking Areas

First Friday Themes 2023

January 6
Happy New Year!

February 3
Valentine's Day & Mardi Gras

March 3
St. Patrick’s Day

April 7
Easter & Springtime

May 5
Cinco de Mayo 

June 2
Schools Out & Juneteenth

July 7
Independence Day

August 4
Summer Sizzle

September 1 
Labor Day Weekend/Good Neighbor Day

October 6

November 3
Veterans Day & Thanksgiving

December 1
Christmas & Holiday Season


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