First Fridays Begin May 2

Main Street Gainesville presents the 4th annual First Friday event

Friday, May 2 featuring local musicians on the Gainesville Square.

The event runs from 5pm-10pm.


Main Street Manager, Regina Mansfield, says several stores will be

open later and participating restaurants will offer wristbands for

customers who want to carry drinks and dinner with them. “We’re

looking forward to people coming downtown and enjoying the square

after hours,” Mansfield said.


The series kicks off with the Dave Boyd Band May 2 featuring Blues,

Rock, and Soul. The series wraps up with Gainesville favorite, The Fly

Betty Band, performing today’s dance hits.


For a complete list of bands go to