Photo By: Courtesy of Los Altos Forward
First Friday visitors fill Cooks Junction on Main Street at a recent event. Participating businesses remain open in the evening during the festivities.
First Friday festivities in downtown Los Altos are scheduled 6-8 p.m. Friday. The evening features activities for visitors of all ages.
Visitors are invited to browse and shop at the open stores and galleries, many of which offer First Friday discounts as well as complimentary refreshments.
Live entertainment will include performances by the Quarter Tones, the Plaka Greek Band and a mariachi band.
More than 20 downtown restaurants will prepare a wide selection of cuisines.
The following merchants and organizations sponsor First Fridays.
• Gold Sponsors: BK Collections, Los Altos Community Chiropractic, Los Altos Community Foundation, Los Altos Town Crier, Nature Gallery, Passerelle Investment Co. and Wilbur Properties.
• Silver Sponsors: Area 151, Bumble Cafe, Fast Frame, Fiesta Vallarta, Gallery 9, Los Altos Hardware, LuLu’s, Play Los Altos, Red Racer Hobby Shop, The Alley Burger House and The Makery.
Los Altos Forward, a volunteer group dedicated to promoting vibrancy downtown, organizes First Fridays to encourage fun, social and community-building evenings for residents of Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and surrounding communities. Los Altos Forward is a program of the Los Altos Community Foundation.