Join First Friday Downtown Monroe for a Steampunk Valentine adventure in Historic Downtown Monroe on First Friday, February 5th beginning at 6pm.
Dress to impress and indulge your inner Steampunk by stepping out in your fantastical attire.
Events will include: Live music, art demonstrations, kids activities, restaurant & retail promotions and contests including:
AGUA DULCE COFFEE & TEA ROOM and FLORAL CITY IMAGES PHOTOGRAPHY
10 W. 1st St.
6pm to 9pm
Two great forces are coming together to offer some fun on your night out. Dress up in your favorite steampunk outfit and visit Floral City Images Photography at 10 W. First St., enjoy complimentary tea tasting and treats from Agua Dulce and have your picture taken.
40 S. Monroe St.
7pm to 11 pm
Join us for a night of music, magic & more as we celebrate Turn Up The Love: A Steampunk Valentine In Monroe put on by First Friday Downtown Monroe. We have a very limited amount of tickets available to this event (so buy them now!) The event will feature poetry by Madhouse Sessions wordsmiths Leo Todd Jarret and Barry Graham, live acoustic music by two local and talented solo artists Frank Shock and Leo Jarret. The main event is a magnificently magical stage show by Steve the Amazing!
Refreshments will be available for purchase on site.
*TICKETS SOLD OUT*
YOU & I BAR
36 W. Front St.
Live music by Frank Shock
34.5 S Monroe St.
Live Music 7 pm -The Pin-Ins
Art Show 6 to 9
HIPPIE CHIC HERBAL HARMONY
35 S. Monroe St
5 pm to 8 pm
Raffle with purchase, 10% off tonight's purchase and future purchases when you buy a reusable HCHH purple shopping bag. CHAIR MESSAGES BY JEREMY
LOGAN CHARLES SALON
110 S. Monroe St.
3 pm to 7 pm
$5 Parafin Wax Hand Treatments on First Friday, February 5th from 3 pm on to 7 pm. Stop in and tour this beautiful new salon and put some much needed moisture back into those dry winter hands. https://m.facebook.com/
MIND BODY BALANCE
105 East Front St., Ste. 304
6 pm to 7 pm
Donations for participation in this drop in class will benefit The Daughter Project (who fight human trafficking)
JULIE'S CORNER CAFE
2 W. Front St.
6 pm to 8 pm
Will host award winning Michigan Steampunk author Cindy Spencer Pape for a book reading and signing. Books will be available on site for purchase.
ART INSIGHT IMPORIUM
113 E Front St
Will be open for retail from 12-5:30 on FIRST FRIDAY. They are featuring artist Becca Cochran. They will also have handmade Valentine mugs $15 each and ornaments $7 each in the gallery. Stop in!
MONROE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
120 S. Monroe St
Noon to 8 pm
They will be featuring a mini exhibit on Antique & Vintage Valentine's Day cards.
129 E. Front St.
HAPPY HOUR 5 pm to 7 pm
$2 domestic bottles, $5 cosmos & classic martinis, $5 wine glass pours.
42 S. Monroe St
EXTENDED HOURS from 5 PM to 9 PM
FREE Steampunk Adult Coloring Book to the first 10 customers 16 years or older dressed in Steampunk gear after 7 PM.
FREE KIDS DRAWING to win "Pete The Cat Doll" and "Pete the Cat's Groovy Guide to Love" books.