Downtown Louisville is the place to be on Fridays after 5pm and the Republic Bank First Friday Hop is the main event!
Each First Friday Downtown Louisville rolls out the red carpet with its best events, from live music to hot rods and and everything inbetween. Find out all the latest events for each month by going to the official Facebook page.
Hop on any ZeroBus for a FREE ride to the 50+ unique boutiques, artists, and restaurants along the Republic Bank First Friday Hop route on the first friday of each month from 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Need a Hop map? Click here to download a Republic Bank First Friday Hop Map, or grab a printed map Monday through Sunday on any ZeroBus.
MORE ABOUT THE REPUBLIC BANK FIRST FRIDAY HOP:
Every First Friday of every month, downtown Louisville art galleries, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment hot spots are open extended hours with specials, discounts, refreshments, and live music. Hop on the ZeroBus for a free ride to a stop near each member location. A special thank you to our title sponsor, Republic Bank, for their generous support of the First Friday Hop.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
No, but some locations on the Hop such as bars and beer gardens may require an ID and age minimums.
Is it free?
Yes, but some events hosted by the hop may be ticketed or have a fee so please check with each destination individually..
Can I bring my pet?
Yes, the hop is pet friendly but not all host locations allow pets so please check with each destination individually.
Is it kid friendly or family friendly?
Absolutely! The hop is an all ages event. Some locations like bars and other locations may have an adult theme durring the event which you may want to assess for your particular family memebers needs but the majority of the event is very family friendly with great food, and fun things to see and do.
Where is the Hop located?
The hop is located all over Downtown Louisville from Nulu to South 4th.