Downtown Urbana: May 5, 4-11 PM

Culture cruising towards summer with another spectacular Urbana First Fridays on May 5th. Main Street between Race and Broadway will be closed again to cars and open for festival fun!

Get ready for yet another night of unique tastings, games, fire and dance performers, dinner specials, art shows and more.

Imbibe Urbana CU Bike Rally (celebrate Bike to Work Week!) May is Bike Month! And in this Gold Status cycling town, we celebrate! Imbibe-style. Beer, music, art… slow bike races?
Main Street Carnival (Fire performers! Music! Hoops for the kids!)
Jason Patterson Art Show at the Cohen Building with Lumen cocktails
Live Painting on Main by Kirsten Elizabeth Gilmore
NitroCup (Iced coffee on tap! And on a bike!)
Popsicles by The Pop Stop, Inc
Piano bar at the Iron Post!
WEFT Community Radio
Thomas Skaggs artist meet-and-greet at Cinema Gallery
Expressions 5 Art Show at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center
Parasol Pop-up – SideShow Gallery #3 featuring: Hooey Batiks, MoonshineJug, Lisa Kesler Studio, James Escher, Same Street Textiles, Started With a Stone Jewelry, Lydia Puddicombe
Free 10-minute science-based escape games at LabEscape
Comic Books (read and color!) at The Urbana Free Library
Arts and Music at Community Center for the Arts
Free Acupuncture for new clients at Urbana Acupuncture, llc
Free laughter yoga at Amara Yoga & Arts
Specials at The Dancing Dog Eatery & Juicery, Black Dog Smoke & Ale House Urbana and Crane Alley
Tastings at Pizza-M and Common Ground Food Co-op
Sales at Bohemia!

Other sponsors include First Federal Savings Bank of Champaign-Urbana, Urbana Business Association, and Urbana, Illinois – City Government.

More events and specials announced soon!