Experience culture in Uptown Greenville this Friday, November 4, from 5-8pm for the November First Friday ArtWalk.

The November ArtWalk will host an Available Properties Tour where property owners will open their doors for a peak of available leasable spaces in Uptown. The Available Properties Tour will include, 718 Dickinson Ave., the former Bissette’s building, located at 416 Evans St., and 111 E 3rd St. Enjoy touring the next location for your business while sipping on wine and nibbling on delectable cheeses, at our various gallery receptions.

First Friday ArtWalk will feature a one-time preview social by The Friends of the School of Art and Design entitled A Chair Affair, located at 802 Clark St. A Chair Affair exhibits 20 chairs hand decorated by local artists. The chairs are to be auctioned off on November 17th at the Greenville Museum of Art. All proceeds will go towards scholarships for East Carolina University art students.

The Greenville Museum of Art will feature a solo exhibition, The New Additions, by Roderick Fincannon, photographer. The exhibition’s opening reception is from 5-8pm in the West Wing Gallery.

The Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge is hosting their opening reception for “Memorial Objects/ Sacred Spaces” by Sarah West and “Forest for the Trees” by Jessica White. The reception will also have beer and wine provided by Coastal Beverage.

This week’s Courtyard Cinema film is The Lorax. Join us in watching Zed go on a mission to save the Truffula trees. Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy this FREE fall film under the stars. Courtyard Cinema is brought to you by Uptown Greenville, Fire American Tavern, Suddenlink, Hallmark and The City of Greenville Parks and Recreation.

Don’t forget to take free rides aboard the Jolly Trolley in between stops and visit participating Uptown restaurants and shops for great discounts like Christy’s Euro Pub’s $3 North Carolina craft beers, Starlight Café’s $10 tapas trio at the bar only, and many more!

Visit www.uptowngreenville.com for a full First Friday event map and more event details.