Seasonal First Friday Participants &

Additional Arts in Tuscaloosa

Contact the galleries and businesses below for seasonal First Friday offerings

For more information and a personal look into the First Friday participants and their venues, an online Jubilation article has been posted on

To get a monthly First Friday email sign up for Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports' e-newsletter at the bottom of their contact us page here:

To view the most recent Art Round Up from The University of Alabama Department of Art & Art History visit

Visit Art Night on the first Thursday of each month in Downtown Northport for more visual art

For more local offerings visit The Arts Council of Tuscaloosa's website

503 Main Ave

Art Night takes place on the first Thursday of the month from 5-8 pm in downtown Northport at Kentuck Art Center and is free to the public.
Kentuck is a non-profit organization dedicated to perpetuating the arts, engaging the community and empowering the artist.

111 Greensboro Ave

The Kentuck Gallery at Hotel Indigo offers rotating exhibits within the hotel located in Downtown Tuscaloosa.

6th St

Live at the Plaza is an outdoor concert series at Government Plaza in Downtown Tuscaloosa. Concerts are Friday nights from 6-9 p.m. during summer months. The event is free and open to the public.

Visit the City of Tuscaloosa Facebook Page for additonal offerings throughout the year at Government Plaza and Downtown

UPerk is more than just a downtown coffee shop. It’s a community.



600 Greensboro Ave

The Junior League Gallery, located on the second floor of the Bama Theatre, features exhibits and juried shows in all media by local solo artists and groups.

812 5th Ave

The Betak/Frangoulis Art Gallery at Canterbury Chapel is an exhibit space for 2-D artwork. Monthly shows feature local painters, photographers, and mixed-media artists.

2300 17th St

A recently renovated, two-story home in West Alabama, the Historic Drish House is beautiful spot for parties, weddings, and corporate events.

Contact for gallery offerings.

1400 Jack Warner Pkwy NE

Tuscaloosa Museum of Art: Home of the Westervelt Collection displays approximately 1,000 works of fine and decorative arts.

Visit "Art with Friends," a free event open to the public the third Thursday of each month from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

The University of Alabama Galleries

103 Garland Hall

Presents a year-round schedule of changing exhibitions devoted to contemporary arts, including works from the Permanent Collection, faculty and traveling exhibits.

109 Woods Hall

Honoring Professor Emeritus Alvin Sella and the late Angelo Granata, this gallery features graduate and undergraduate student work.

751 Campus Dr W

Seeks to expose UA students, faculty, staff and the surrounding community to the arts culture and to provide an outlet to showcase their work