on the first friday of each month in downtown raleigh, nc, art galleries, restaurants, and other local businesses open their doors in support of local art and local music. there are tons of great places to visit, and even a trolley that will take you on the first friday route!
be sure and add 117 s. west st. to your list of places to stop on may 2 (6-10pm) to see art by assorted students from the college of design at nc state. there will be art from art & design, graphic design, and industrial design majors.
image above is from elizabeth bradford, “cocoon”