July 16, 2021 is the next 3rd Friday in Downtown Salisbury. 3rd Friday will be held outdoors, with artists and crafters filling the streets, live music, and special events. This month’s theme is Photo Hunt – with scavenger hunts, photo ops and contests, cool demos, live music and more.
On N. Division Street check out live music with Full Disclosure, and grab info on, not one, but two scavenger hunts!
3rd Friday excited to partner with ColorWalk Cards to offer a FREE ColorWalk Card Community Photo Scavenger Hunt. Stop by the ColorWalk Cards table on N. Division Street to grab your 3 ColorWalk Cards, then find as many things as you can in Downtown Salisbury that match the colors of your cards & snap a pic. Your ColorWalk Card must also be in the picture - post your pics either on Facebook or Instagram, tagging @ColorWalkCards + using the hashtag #3rdFridayColorWalk .Make sure your posts are public for a chance to win great prizes donated from local downtown businesses like Soul Yoga, The Ugly Pie, Blushed Beauty Studio, and The Mudhud: Clay Art Studio.
Check out the 3rd Friday table on N. Division Street for another social media-based photo hunt – featuring architectural elements from Downtown Salisbury’s gorgeous buildings. First person to find and post all 12 clues will receive a $100 gift certificate to the Downtown Salisbury business of their choice. For even more treasure hunt themed adventures, check out National Treasure at the City of Salisbury’s Movies on the River, held just after 3rd Friday at the Riverwalk Amphitheater, its free to attend with showtime at 8:45 p.m.
On the Plaza, Honest 5 Dog Treats will be offering for free pet portraits with the purchase of their all-natural pet food or treats. Kids can stop by the Eastern Shore Ballet Theatre booth for photo ops with the Rose Fairy in front of the Land of Sweets backdrop. Salisbury University is celebrating their Summer Enrichment Academies with multiple fun 3rd Friday displays; check out the Slime Academy located in Salisbury University Art Galleries – Downtown Gallery, plus a live raku ceramics demo outside on Main Street.
Check out SPLASH, a water-themed exhibition on display at Salisbury Art Space featuring art submitted by local artists in a variety of mediums, sponsored by the Whaley Family Foundation. The show was judged by local artists and physicians Laura Mayer Kelley and Leslie Belloso, whose art will be on display in the Foyer Gallery area. Salisbury Art Space will be open from noon to 8 p.m. on 3rd Friday, and is located on the lowest level of the Salisbury University Building.
3rd Friday will no longer require facemasks for outdoor activities, but please remember masks could still be required inside. The 3rd Friday’s virtual event on Facebook will continue to share event and community highlights for those who choose to continue to social distance.