1st Friday: Theatre Showcase
Join us for another 1st Friday event in Downtown Salisbury on May 2nd from 5 - 8pm.
Shops will be open late offering various specials joined by several local theatre groups performing various acts throughout the downtown.
Specials will be announced soon!
Shop in participating stores on May 2nd during 1st Friday (5 - 8pm) and ENTER TO WIN
FREE theatre tickets to various performances in Salisbury.
After you make a purchase at a participating merchant, complete an entry form and turn it in at their register.
Winners will be announced on Tuesday, May 6. No minimum purchase required. One contest entry per purchase.
Questions? Call our office at (704) 637-7814
Kick off the month of May with this wonderful opportunity to shop after hours and enjoy the performing arts!
Reasons Why You Have to Love Downtown Salisbury!
Welcome to Downtown Salisbury
For over 250 years Downtown Salisbury has been recognized for its beauty and considered as one of the best places in N.C. for shopping, sightseeing and relaxing. Our diversity of shops, restaurants, antique stores, living history and cultural attractions promise an extraordinary experience! Downtown Salisbury is a great place to spend a day, a weekend or a lifetime. We can think of endless things that we love about downtown Salisbury. So we decided to make a list of some of the 10 best reasons why you have to love downtown Salisbury! Click one of the top ten reasons below and learn more about how to experience each one of them.
Greatest collection of gift shops and antique shops in Rowan County
Two specialty beer and wine shops
Independent coffee shops, bookstores, pharmacy, and more
Buying Local: Can buy almost anything made locally in Salisbury’s local stores, boutiques, wine shops, gift shops, and studios
Best collection of local restaurants in the county
Healthy, locally grown food at the Farmer’s Market
Delicious desserts, including homemade ice cream
- Coffee shops and bars
- Live entertainment at the wine shops and coffee shops
- Genuine Southern Hospitality, fantastic and interesting people
Trains at the train station
Cemeteries: some of the most fascinating historic markers in the southeast
Great architecture: 1825–1950; one of the best collections of a variety of styles in the southeast
Revolving sculpture show that changes every year
Original public art
Four performing arts venues with a variety of openings
Friday Nights Out, Pops at the Post, Blues & Jazz Festival, Brick Street Live
Live music, including cover bands from around the country and the pops symphony
8. Serve others
Give back to your downtown community or nonprofit agencies. Volunteer at Rowan Helping Ministries, Waterworks Visual Arts Center, Piedmont Players Theatre
A local love and a household name
Because of everything above!