The next First Friday Art Walk will be December 4th!


Old Town is alive with crowds of visitors on the first Friday of each month from 5-8pm. Don't miss this opportunity to view and experience art by local artists, regional and national artists. The walk includes over twenty businesses restaurants and galleries, some with art on display, some with the artist on hand and some providing a live demonstration. Refreshments are available. You may also find live music along the way. All local residents and visitors are welcome. There is no charge to attend this monthly event.  Art Walk guides are available here beginning the Thursday prior to the event.

First Friday Art Walk is proudly sponsored by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and the participating merchants and businesses in the Old Town area.  We hope you enjoy our art community!

2015 Art Walk Dates

December 4


2016 Art Walk Dates

January - there will not a First Friday Art Walk in January due to the New Year's Day Holiday.  

February 5

March 4

April 1

May 6

June 3

July 1

August 5

September 2

October 7

November 4

December 2

First Friday Brochure & Map
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If you are an Old Town area business and would like to become an Art Walk stop and participate in the event, please click below to view details about how to become involved

Become an Art Walk Stop
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First Friday   by Betty Richards

Every month it comes to town,
First Friday Art Walk can be found
Up and down Main Street for one and for all
To meander the shops where art is on call.

You'll find pictures painted in Acrylics and Oils,
Sculpture of people and animals and even an Owl.
Flowers and trees, homes and a boat,
Some one had rigged up a feisty old goat.

There is jewelry and hair bows,
Belts, hand bags, and clothes.
Baby dresses and big fluffy dish rags,
I found a flare skirt that didn't even sag.

How kind of Shop Keepers to open their doors,
And even serve treats to the Comers and Goers.
Some antique things were also found,
One as old as me and nearly as round
What fun to see Old Town, it's been here so long
So come on down and join the throng.

Shop, Dine & Play in Old Town Pocatello

Old Town Pocatello, Inc.

420 N Main St

Pocatello, ID 83204



First Friday Art Walk, December 4! Come enjoy an evening of art, music, fashion, food and more from 5-8pm in locations throughout Old Town.  Admission is free and so is the parking.


Shop Til’ You Drop Saturday, December 19!  The last Saturday before Christmas the Old Town Merchants invite you to Shop Til’ You Drop in Old Town.  Shopping at the last minute doesn’t have to mean shopping big.  Shopping locally means you’ll find the perfect, unique gift.  From fashion to fishing poles, bikes, skis, and don’t forget gift cards, you will find everything on your list in Old Town Pocatello.  

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