It’s hard to know what is real and what’s a prank on April Fool’s Day each year, but we are not kidding about the fantastic line up of events this First Friday in April. Check out the stops below and get more information on their website or Facebook pages.
2nd Annual ARTS ALL NIGHT at the Arts Center on Friday, April 1, 6 PM – 6 AM, at the
Patterson-Appleton Arts Center. $10 for public, FREE for GDAC members and children under 12. Celebrate the arts ALL NIGHT with the Greater Denton Arts Council! Dance the night away with Brave Combo and Jessie Frye and enjoy performances in the galleries, artist demos, family art activities, flashlight tours, films, storytelling, karaoke, food trucks, and much more! For details, visit dentonarts.com
Join Artists Enclave and A Creative Art Studio for an April Fool’s First Friday Celebration at
A Creative Art Studio, 227 West Oak, from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm.. Featured artists will be on site, including visual artist, Shay “Pono” McAnally, and musical guests, County Rexford. Enjoy evening entertainment from Denton Community Theatre, Sundown Collaborative Theatre, James West from Tejas Storytelling Association, UNT’s Juggling & Flow Arts and Surprise “Jesters”!
It’s sure to be an unforgettable April Fool’s Day. Jester’s Attire Welcome! Free admittance. For more information: www.facebook.com/artistsenclavedentoncounty
DIME Store Hand-Made is celebrating its third anniversary on April 1 during First Friday! Come for a fun (and free!) make + take craft collaboration with KDB (Keep Denton Beautiful). Plus, enjoy refreshing beverages and new spring merchandise from our makers! First Friday hours are 6-9 pm. Check out more details on the Facebook Event: Birthday Bash + Bazaar!
SCRAP Denton, 402 S. Bell Ave., will host First Friday, April 1st, from 6-8 pm with a Denton-themed coloring book release party, UNT CVAD Art Show, live music, and refreshments.
Serendipity on the Square, 108 W. Oak, will also be open during First Friday. Mention First Friday when you go in and get 15% off everything in the store (except vintage furniture paint or painting workshops).
Circa 77 Vintage is open First Friday and has a 25% off sale until 8 p.m. or until the party is over.
Stop in to Mellow Mushroom on your way around downtown on First Friday and spin the prize wheel to get some fun free stuff!
Top off your evening at Harvest House and at 10 p.m. listen to Starmother. Cover charge may apply.