Art, music, fun and great deals from local merchants is all happening in Fortuna the first Friday of every month. Fortuna's First Friday, features amazing artist from Humboldt County, including oil, acrylic, water color painter, air brushing, pottery and modern day sculptures. Local musicians will play great music in a number of locations around downtown. You will find music and art that is good for all ages; there truly is something for everyone. Some businesses are staying open late and offering specials and discounts.
BODY WORKS FITNESS CENTER, 1156 Main St. The first Friday of everyone month we will have FREE fitness day!
FERNDALE JEWELERS, 1020 Main St. Art by local high school artist Robyn Darleen.
FORTUNA ART & OLD THINGS, 1026 Main St. "Shimmery Stuff," Sam and Andra Stringer, jewelry; "Tripod Tales," Sue Padgett photography and note cards; Fred Padgett, pointillist folk art.
HOPPY'S FROYO, 1551 Main St. Jan Carter, mural; Toddy Thomas School fifth grade art with book summary; Natalya Drew, paintings.
MAIN STREET ART GALLERY & SCHOOL, 1006 Main St. Chuck Bowden, miniature photorealistic portrait drawings; Seely photography 1920-1945.
MARIAN'S BEAUTY SALON, 741 11th St. Josephine Brazil hair art; Ashley Bones, jewelry.
PRECISION INTERMEDIA, 1012 Main St. Live music.
RAIN ALL DAY BOOKS, 1136 Main St. Fortuna Arts Council artist.
Strehl's Family Shoes, 1155 Main St. Abbie Perrot, oil pastels, water colors and papier-mache.
THE HUMBOLDT CORNER, 899 Main St. Glassblowing demonstrations by Jed Stoll and Matt Cascio.