For Artists

Performing Artists

Showcase your Talent during First Thursday on Main

  • First Thursday on Main takes place on the first Thursday of every month from 6 – 9pm.
  • Musicians, bands and performance requests will be reviewed regularly and contacted by First Thursday on Main when an opening is available.
  • Artists may request to perform as headliner at Boyd Plaza, or may be paired up with a Main Street business to perform on a smaller scale.

Visual Artists

  • First Thursday on Main takes place on the first Thursday of every month from 6 — 9pm.
  • Artists may request to show and/or sell their work in the Arcade Mall art market — 1332 Main Street, or to be paired up with a Main Street business.
  • Visual Artists’ requests will be reviewed regularly and contacted by First Thursday on Main when an opening is available.
  • Event set up begins at 5:00pm for the Art at the Arcade. Set up should be complete and ready by 6 pm, and artists should be packed up and loaded out by 9:30pm.
  • Artists can occupy about 6-8 feet of space
  • This event takes place inside and occurs rain or shine.
  • Only artists with original, hand-made art are permitted to display. Commercially produced or manufactured items will not be permitted

What you’ll Need:

  • 6-ft table and table covering
  • Chair
  • Signage with your name/your business name
  • Your Art to show or sell
  • (optional) extension cords, supplies for live art demonstrations, if applicable

questions about participating