Ashland in Motion

Promoting Ashland's downtown

First Friday artisan and craftsman vendor opportunities

ASHLAND, Ky. — Artists and crafters are now invited to share their works at monthly First Friday events! First Friday is a monthly event that celebrates Ashland’s historic Arts District, downtown galleries, musicians, restaurants and retailers. It coincides with Downtown Live, Ashland in Motion’s classic car show and is on the first Friday of every month, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event’s season is April through October (with the exception of July). LEARN MORE ABOUT FIRST FRIDAY!

Interested in becoming a First Friday vendor? Here are the facts:

  • Vendors must pay a $10 fee to participate at each First Friday event
  • Vendors are responsible for bringing their own table, pop-up tent, chairs, etc.
  • Vendors may keep 100% of their sales
  • Vendors must utilize sidewalk space identified by Ashland in Motion
  • Vendors are limited to arts and crafts ONLY

For more information regarding First Friday vendor opportunities, email or call 606.571.1244.