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South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Every 1st Friday
Friday, February 7, 2020 - 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm | Cost: FREE
SoFA District (San Jose) | South First Street and William Street, San Jose, CA


South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose

Join an eclectic evening of arts and culture in downtown San Jose’s SoFA district (and beyond) every first Friday of the month.

Come check out nearly 20 galleries, shops, bars and even a yoga studio  — all venues participating in South First Fridays, a free monthly art walk on and around First Street in San Jose.

Check out the full lineup of art and music events each month.

South First Friday Participating venues
Subject to change

  • Anno Domini
  • Art Ark
  • Art Glass Center of San Jose
  • Caffé Frascati
  • Downtown Yoga Shala
  • Good Karma
  • Higher Fire Clayspace & Gallery
  • KALEID Gallery
  • MACLA
  • Metro Photo Exhibit
  • Phantom Galleries
  • Pho69
  • Psycho Donuts
  • San Jose Jazz
  • San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
  • SLG Art Boutiki & Gallery
  • South First Billiards & Lounge
  • TechShop San Jose
  • Works/San Jose

Updated 5/31/19 – Event info last checked via website

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.


Event Details


Cost: FREE
Categories: Art & Museums, Live Music, Recurring - Monthly, Shopping & Fashion, South Bay
Address: South First Street and William Street, San Jose, CA

Friday, February 7, 2020

All Day   First Friday Free Coworking | Impact Hub Oakland  FREE*
*Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation for the optional potluck lunch.
All Day   Free Admission Day | Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History  FREE
All Day   History Museum: Free First Fridays | Redwood City  FREE
All Day   Free First Friday Tour at the Museum of Art & History | Santa Cruz  FREE*
*Normal price admission is $10.
11:00 am   Timbuk2 First Fridays Free Factory Tour | San Francisco  FREE*
*Free tours take place on the First Friday of the month, and tickets are required. Tours are limited to 20 people.
All Day   SF Beer Week 2020 | February 7-16  FREE
12:00 pm   2020 Black History Month Kick-Off Celebration | SF City Hall  FREE
3:00 pm   Macy’s Pre-Valentines Celebration: Sweets, Lingerie & Cabaret | SF  FREE*
*Be one of the first to check-in at 3PM and receive a special swag bag full of Valentine's Day goodies
3:00 pm   “Block Fest” Tenderloin Arts Festival & Free Art Making | SF  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
3:00 pm   Free Sightglass Coffee Cupping | SoMa  FREE*
*Free, but space is limited so an RSVP is requested.
5:00 pm   “Oakland First Fridays” Street Festival  FREE
5:00 pm   Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market, DJs & Off the Grid | Oakland  FREE*
*Most outdoor activities and entertainment is free and open to the public from 5-9pm. Ages 18 and under are free. Admission for members is always free.
5:00 pm   Facebook First Fridays | San Jose Museum of Art  FREE*
*Free after 5 pm.
6:00 pm   SF Son Jarocho Festival: Fandango de La Candelaria | Brava Theater  FREE*
*Selected free events.
6:00 pm   Oakland Art Murmur | First Fridays Art Walk  FREE
6:00 pm   “Batch Made Market” Artisan Food | SF  FREE
6:00 pm   $5 First Friday at Chabot Space & Science Center | Oakland Hills  $5*
*From 6-10pm enjoy $5 admission to the Center. There is no pre-registration for First Fridays.
7:00 pm   South First Fridays Art Walk | San Jose  FREE
7:30 pm   Downtown Oakland Comedy Night | Every Friday  FREE*
*Free with RSVP (otherwise it's $10 at door) - Donations greatly appreciated.
7:30 pm   Moonlight Comedy: No Cover Comedy & Dance Party | The Uptown  FREE*
*Donation of $10-20 per audience member is recommended and appreciated
7:30 pm   San Francisco Bike Party | First Fridays  FREE
7:30 pm   “HellaFunny Fridays” Stand-Up Comedy Showcase | SoMa  FREE*
*Free with RSVP or $10 at the Door
8:00 pm   South First Fridays Art Walk & Special Performances | San Jose  FREE
8:00 pm   San Francisco’s Winter Cocktail Party | 2020  FREE*
*Free before 10:30pm, but an RSVP is required.
8:00 pm   Oakland Critical Mass | First Friday  FREE
9:00 pm   HellaRnB Night (Beyoncé, Rihanna, TLC, Prince & More) | SF  FREE*
*Free with RSVP before 10:30pm; $5 after
9:00 pm   “Wrapped in Plastic” Jazz Quartet | The Royale  FREE
9:30 pm   Dilla Day 2020 Hip Hop Celebration | Great Northern  FREE*
*Free before 11 pm, but an RSVP is required. 21+
10:00 pm   Last Nite: A 2000’s Indie Dance Party | SF  FREE*
*Free from 6 pm to 10 pm. $5 in advance, $10 at the door.
10:00 pm   First Friday Follies Burlesque | Oakland  $5*
*$5 cover
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