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3rd Friday | May 19th - PAW PRINTS! 

June 16th, 2017 is the next 3rd Friday in Downtown Salisbury!  This month’s theme is Paw Prints, and it’s all about our furry friends!  3rd Friday is going to the dogs, with special activities, vendors and non-profit groups for canines.  So bring the pooch for a night out in Downtown Salisbury!

On North Division Street, the Salisbury Kennel Club will show off their agility dogs’ skills with live demos, plus a special participation area where you can test your dog’s abilities on some beginner agility courses.  K-9 Heeling will be doings live obedience demonstrations periodically throughout the evening.  

Plus, stop by and meet Downtown Salisbury’s very own groomer Smooches Fur Pooches in their North Division Street location next to Edit Downtown Salon.   Grab a bite at Vittles Food Truck, create your own cupcake at Cake Art or stop by Olde Towne Deli where 10% of every purchase goes to help local families affected by spina bifida.  

On the Plaza, there will be live music by local chick rockers Red Letter Day from 5-8pm, plus artists and crafters will line the street with local handmade items for sale, including special handmade items just for Fido!  The Jaycees will be pouring local craft beer and wine selections.  Plus, the Ward Museum will be on the Plaza doing salt-dough paw imprint crafts, so stop by and create your own keepsake.  

On St. Peters Street, just off the Plaza, St, Peters Episcopal Church will hold their annual Blessing of the Animals in the courtyard at 545 and 6:15!   There will be doggie treats, water bowls, their famous burgers and dogs on the grill, and activities for the kids, so stop on by! 

The downtown shops are ready for the Paw Prints theme with sales and special events!  At Kuhn's Jewelers, be sure to check out their pawsitively fun sterling silver dog themed jewelry that is locally made, plus all in-stock Pearls are 30% OFF the entire month of June!!  

Season’s Best Antiques will be having refreshments and discounts throughout the store, plus get an additional 10% off at the re. Third Friday only- Mention the word "BARK" at the checkout and get an additional 10% off your purchase.  Plus, Barefoot Baby Boutique is offering very special sales with 20% off all puppy-clothing and knit dolls! So cute! 

Enza's An Organic Salon will be celebrating Father's Day and Summer Solstice, this 3rd Friday, so be sure to stop by and pick up one of their coupons (pictured), and enjoy  10% off featured men's items, $5 off Jim's Bird Houses and feeders, 10% off hair and nail vitamins by Organic Colour Systems, $5 off coffee mugs by Amused Studios or a book by Rick Clark, "Journey to the River".  The sales will run on 3rd Friday from 11 - 7pm and on Saturday from 11-5pm.  

The downtown bars and restaurants are ready with live music for 3rd Friday!  Roadie Joe’s Bar and Grill will have live music for the happy hour crowd by Smooth and Remy from 5:30 – 8:30pm, and a  DJ late night.   Brew River will have a Friday Night Dock Party with the Bo Dickerson Band from 6-10pm and DJ Goni late night and Market Street Inn will have late night jams by DJ Rusty Griswald!   Mojos will have great dinner specials, a DJ Seth B Vinyl set from 4-8pm and Video DJ Vybe from ten until two! 

3rd Friday is a free once-monthly art & entertainment festival in Downtown Salisbury.  To be a vendor at 3rd Friday you must be an artist, crafter or non-profit organization, and you must pre-register by emailing a description of what you hope to set-up to 3rdFridaySby@gmail.com  

3rd Friday is a downtown economic development initiative and a project of the Salisbury Arts & Entertainment District in partnership with The City of Salisbury.  


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