The first Friday of every month, downtown Yuma businesses participate in First Friday. Participating businesses, located on Main Street and on Madison Avenue, reopen for business for a few hours in the evening, and may have special sales during this time. It is a rather new concept in Yuma, so we hope to see more businesses participate over time.
Participating businesses are Rebel and Rove, Jack Mellon Mercantile, Cafecito, Dream Gift Shop, Bare Naked Soap Co., 2Fifty1 Twisted Kitchen, Kirstin Noelle Designs, and Sanguinetti House Museum, Littlewood Fine Arts Gallery and more being added. Check in with your favorite downtown spot to find out what specials and or Live Musicians they may be featuring for this month’s First Friday.
Rebel and Rove offers 10% off regular priced merchandise, 50% off last chance merchandise, and refreshments to enjoy while you shop.
The Bare Naked Soap Co. has amazing offerings for everybody at 10% off
Cafecito reopens with their drink menu and desserts and Featured local musicians setting the vibe with live music on their cozy back patio.
Jack Mellon Mercantile offered a discount, refreshments, and hosted a pop up for Redondo Room Gifts.
Mallory Lemmon was the featured artist for May’s event. Mallory performed beautiful, live music on the front patio, which has been dubbed “The Living Room.”
Sanguinetti House Museum had a special event for First Friday, Candlelight Museum Tours with a specialty beverage called Sparkling Embalming Fluid.
Enjoy your favorited every First Friday of the month. It is a great opportunity to check out local shops and support fellow Yumans!
For more information about the upcoming First Fridays, check the Rebel and Rove facebook and Instagram, and Jack Mellon Mercantile facebook and Instagram pages.
Written by Amanda Weinstein, a Yuma transplant in the process of loving where she lives!