First Friday

Join us on May 3 for First Friday in Downtown Temple! Featuring live music and entertainment, food and drink specials, things to do, local favorites, and so much more, First Friday is one of the most exciting events in Downtown Temple. Discover why First Friday is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. First Friday occurs every month on the first Friday of each month. Don't miss First Friday!

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Check back in soon as we update this page with our First Friday specials and happenings!

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Guide To First Friday

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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…

Free street parking is available Downtown in the City Hall parking lot, Extraco Parking Plaza located at 1st Street,  and marked street spaces outside street closure areas. Check out the latest street closures on

First Friday Reels

Dog Friendly Downtown

Downtown Live Music

Downtown Foodie Finds

First Friday Themes 2024

January 5

February 2

March 1
Mardi Gras/ St. Patrick's Day

April 5

May 3
Cinco de Mayo 

June 7
Summer Fun

July 5

August 2
Summer Sizzle

September 6 

October 4

November 1

December 6

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