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Old Dominion Chorus

Old Dominion Chorus
at Sona Bank
6:30-7:30

Daniel Kelly II Jazz Trio
Trinity House Café
6:30-8:30

Max Redding & the Dogwood Gospel @ Wild Hare Cider 7-10

Chris Timbers Band @ MacDowell Brew Kitchen 7:30-11:30

Danielle Cullen @ Very Virginia Shop 6:30-8:30

Mangione & Benton Jazz
at SideBar
6:30-9:30

Ellen James

Ellen James at
Misguided Angels
6:30-8:30

Azure Jazz Combo
at Coldwell Banker
6:30-8:30

Manny Estrada on Sax
at Lucky Knot
6:30-8:30

Caleb Nei Jazz
at Lightfoot
6:00-10:00

Open Mic by Laurie Blue & Bill Rose
at King’s Tavern
9-12

Aidan Preshong
at Art Sweet Art
6:30-9:00

Tom O’Neil

Tom O’Neil
at 14 Loudoun Bar
7:00-10:00

Daniel McCurdy

Stargazers
at Georgetown Café
6:00-8:30

Andy Hawk and the Train Wreck Endings

Andy Hawk and his Train Wreck Endings at Kings Tavern Inside
6:00-8:30

Soul Benders Jazz Trio
at TarBender’s Lounge
9:00-12:00

 

Different performances and special events every month!

Stroll around historic downtown Leesburg on the First Friday of each month (except January), to enjoy numerous live music performances throughout the town, art exhibits, wine tastings, lectures, signings, and so much more!

Over 45 specialty shops, art galleries, antique shops and restaurants are open until 9pm or later,
many offering free refreshments and/or special sales.


Upcoming First Friday dates for your calendar:

March 6
April 3
May 1

Events for Friday, February 7, 2020


  • LOUDOUN STREET:

    • Gary Smallwood6:30-9:30 Gary Smallwood. Trungo’s Restaurant is featuring locally acclaimed, singer/guitarist, Gary Smallwood, playing an array of classic rock, country rock, and soulful blues. Sometimes he will even incorporate R&B, funk, and show tunes into his playing, as he likes to mix it up, while playing over 200 shows a year.
      Location: 2B Loudoun St. SW
    • 6:00-9:00 Open Late. Black Shutter Antiques is staying open late for the Leesburg First Friday event with specials and light refreshments.
      Location: 1 Loudoun St. SE
    • 6:00-9:00 Open House. Lou Lou Boutique is open late for Leesburg First Friday with an array of cool winter fashions, along with their neat accessories, like their new ADA belts and ABLE bags, which are socially conscious and beautifully made.
      Location: 9 W. Loudoun St.
    • Loudoun Street Studios6:00-9:00 Live Art Demo. Loudoun Street Studios is featuring an art demonstration and new works of art by Libby Stevens, Bethany Widom, and Carol Buswell. Curious about how to do gesture drawing? Carol will be demoing the technique during the evening. Stop by to check out all the cool artwork by these very talented local artists and learn about their upcoming workshops. Light refreshments served.
      Location: 2A Loudoun St. SW (upper level).
    • 6:00-9:00 Restoration. Photoworks is featuring an open house event when they will share and discuss their historic restoration photography services. Stop by to learn how they can help restore your old photos, so you do not lose those precious images of your loved ones.
      Location: 2A Loudoun St. SW
    • logo6:00-9:00 Art and Music. Art Sweet Art is hosting an art show by the talented and versatile Patricia Taylor, who will be on hand to talk about her work, as her current solo exhibit kicks into high gear. Live music will set the mood and light refreshments will be available, along with select wines, beers and Neuhaus Belgian Chocolate.
      Location: 2B Loudoun St. SW
    • 3:00-7:00 Time to Refresh! Madisonbelle is hosting a time to refresh event, with Emily Carter, an emerging artist from M. Franklin Studio and Boutique, with free Lashes and Brow lessons for our Belles. Also! Barbara Ellis, aka "The Stylish Chick" will be here to help you find your best skincare.
      Location: 5 E. Loudoun St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Great Fun! The 14 Loudoun bar/restaurant is hosting acoustic guitarist, Tom O’Neil, of O’Neil Architects, singing a variety of classic rock songs from yesterday and today. Stop in to hear some great tunes and check out their magical Winter Wonderland, as this bar is always rocking every Leesburg First Friday!
      Location: 14 Loudoun St. SE
    • 6:00-9:00 Art Open House. Medlin Art Gallery is hosting an Art Open House, showcasing a large selection of antique prints, maps and original artwork from such nationally-known artists as Mort Kunstler, Mary Hope Worley, Paul Landry, John Paul Strain and P. Buckley Moss. Light refreshments served.
      Location: 2 E. Loudoun St.
    • 6:00-8:30 Vintage Music. Dig! Records & Vintage is hosting an open house featuring his used LP's, 45's, vintage clothing and a selection of turntables, receivers and audio gear. They specialize in PUNK, 60's Garage, Psych, Soul/funk, Jazz, Alternative, Hip-Hop and of course, Rock-n-Roll. Get on down to this awesome shop to check out the tons of 45's from the 50's, 60's, and 70's, as they buy, sell and trade 7-inch, 10-inch, 12-inch, and Cassette Tapes.
      Location: 212C Loudoun St. SE
  • MARKET STATION AREA:

    • 7:00-10:00 Music and Art. Crooked Run Brewing is featuring live music with musician, Maya Renfro and an art display by Lily Cousland.
      Location: Market Station - Lower Level.
    • 7:00-10:00 Americana. The Wild Hare Hard Cider Cabin is featuring Max Redding and the Dogwood Gospel, which is a hard driving energetic trio, playing a blend of Americana with alt-country and hard rock songs from Furnace Mountain.
      Location: Market Station – Lower Level
    • 7:30-11:30 Chris Timbers! MacDowell Brew Kitchen is hosting live music with the Chris Timbers Band, known for their rhythmic and soulful vibes.
      Location: 202-B Harrison St.
    • 6:00-7:00 Free Yoga Lesson. Flow Yoga is offering a FREE fun-filled yoga practice, which is open to all experience levels.
      Location: Market Station - 3rd floor.
  • KING STREET:

    • 6:00-9:00 Open House. A Wedding Loft is hosting an open house event to showcase their new collaborative destination space for wedding professionals and creatives, with daily workspace, podcast and photo studios & beauty stations, networking, education, mentorship and so much more.
      Location: 11 S. King St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Goodies with Music. Very Virginia Shop is featuring a bake sale by Rho Kappa, the History Honor Society to help raise money for students from Tuscarora High School. Also hosting vocalist, Danielle Cullen, singing some cool pop tunes. You can also taste free samples of over 20 different flavors of Virginia peanuts and other locally made gourmet foods.
      Location: 16 S King St.
    • 6:30-9:30 Jazzy Tunes. SideBar is hosting live music with a couple of jazz guitarists, known as Mangione and Benton Jazz, playing a wide array of your favorite songs from yesterday and today.
      Location: 24 S. King St.
    • Drawing of Gary Rudinsky (c) Tim Kozak tpkozak.deviantart.com6:00-9:00 Music and Art. King Street Coffee is hosting acoustic guitarist, Gary Rudinsky, along with many talented students from the music department of Loudoun County High School. Plus, they are featuring mixed media artist, Matt Pavone, as part of their Artists of the Month program.
      Location: 110 S. King St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Yum! Gruto’s Ice Cream Shop is featuring their yummy soft serve ice cream, which they make locally with love. Stop by to see how this little parlor is all about having a good time while enjoying delicious and affordable ice cream!
      Location: 107 S, King St.
    • 6:00-8:00 Acoustic Guitar. The Leesburg Diner is hosting vocalist, Danielle Cullen, on acoustic guitar, playing a nice array of popular and classic rock songs.
      Location: 9 S. King St.
    • 6:30-8:30 Jazz Music. Coldwell Banker is hosting the Azure Jazz Combo, consisting of students from Stone Bridge High School, playing an array of jazz tunes.
      Location: 25 S. King St.
    • 6:30-8:30 Harp Music. Misguided Angels is hosting vocalist, Ellen James on Celtic harp, performing classical music, as well as folk songs and Irish ballads.
      Location: 14 S. King St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Goodies with Music. Very Virginia Shop is featuring a bake sale by Rho Kappa, the History Honor Society to help raise money for students from Tuscarora High School. Also hosting vocalist, Danielle Cullen, singing some cool pop tunes. You can also taste free samples of over 20 different flavors of Virginia peanuts and other locally made gourmet foods.
      Location: 16 S King St.
    • 6:30-7:30 Barber Shop Music. Sona Bank is hosting the Chorus of the Old Dominion, Loudoun County's premier a cappella chorus of men singing in four part harmony. They sing barbershop and doo-wop, as well as some show tunes, all over northern Virginia. Refreshments served.
      Location: 1 E. Market St.
    • 6:30-8:30 Sax Music. The Lucky Knot, an ultimate preppy store with a nautical flair, hosting saxophonist, Manuel Estrada, a talented high schooler, performing a wide array of jazz, pop and rock tunes from yesterday and today.
      Location: 9 N. King St.
    • 7:00-10:00 Americana. The Wild Hare Hard Cider Cabin is featuring Max Redding and the Dogwood Gospel, which is a hard driving energetic trio, playing a blend of Americana with alt-country and hard rock songs from Furnace Mountain.
      Location: Market Station – Lower Level
    • 6:00-10:00 Jazz Music. The Lightfoot Restaurant is featuring the Caleb Nei Jazz Duo with Caleb Nei on piano and Kevin Johnson on upright bass, playing an array of fabulous jazz tunes.
      Location: 11 N. King St.
    • 6:30-8:30 Piano Music. The Brick and Mortar Store is hosting live piano music by students from The Catoctin School of Music. Stop by to check out this cool new shop on the corner.
      Location: 34 S. King St.
    • 6:30-8:30 Rock Band. Georgetown Café is hosting featuring the Stargazers band, featuring Daniel McCurdy on vocals and guitar along with others on drums, bass and keyboard, all playing classic and modern rock tunes.
      Location: 21 S. King St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Soda Pop. The Sunflower Shack, in their new location, is featuring an old fashioned soda Tasting. Bring the family out to sample over a dozen varieties of nostalgic crème sodas, root beers and sarsaparillas!
      Location: 36 S. King St.
    • 6:00-1:00 Andy Hawk. King's Tavern and Wine Bar is hosting locally acclaimed Andy Hawk and his Train Wreck Endings band from 6-8:30, consisting of several local music legends. Afterward, from 9-1am, it's open mike night hosted by Bill Rose and Laurie Blue, featuring a wide array of local musicians.
      Location: 19 S. King St.
    • 9:00-12:00 Soul Music. The Tarbenders Lounge is hosting their house band, The Soul Benders Jazz Trio, playing an array of jams from Blues, Funk and of course, Jazz. Stop by so you can dance the night away.
      Location: 10 S. King St.
    • 6:00-9:00 Wine Tasting. 27 South Interiors is hosting wine tasting with Stone Tower Winery. Stop by their lovely home décor boutique, which features high quality home furnishings and accessories, made all around the world.
      Location: 27 S. King St.
  • MARKET STREET:

    • 6:30-8:30 Jazz. Trinity House Café is hosting Daniel Jazz II Jazz Trio playing an array of cool jazz tunes.
      Location: 101 E. Market St. (corner of Market and Church St.)
  • ROYAL STREET:

    • The Fine Gallery6:00-9:00 Art Open House. The Fine Gallery is hosting an open house event featuring works from local artists. This gallery is equal parts contemporary art gallery and educational art provider, focusing on an immersive art learning experience.
      Location: 9 Royal St. SW
  • WIRT STREET:

    • 6:00-9:00 CBD Shop. The District Hemp Boutique is hosting an open house to showcase their new location in downtown Leesburg. They are the first hemp-based CBD store in the area and have a wide array of hemp products with naturally occurring cannabinoids, ranging from oils to hemp-infused dog treat. Stop by to check out Leesburg’s new shop and enjoy some light refreshments.
      Location: 19 Wirt St.

Live Music Events
Art Exhibits
Wine Tastings

... and so much more!

 
 
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