The First Friday subcommittee for Wabash Marketplace Inc. is pleased to announce the upcoming theme “March Madness” set for Friday, March 7, from 5-8 p,m,.
Participating merchants will offer shoppers the opportunity to register for tickets to hear Bobby Knight speak at the Honeywell Center, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. First Friday shoppers can register at any location open late for First Friday.
In addition to the ticket giveaway, another fun event takes place at the Wabash County Historical Museum. The museum will host a book reading and signing with Michael Kaltenmark for his children’s book Good Boy, Blue. Mr. Kaltenmark will have the Butler bulldog, Blue III for greetings as well.
The Manchester University Cheerleaders will be at the Welcome Center to take part in the festivities.
First Friday is a great time to visit the downtown area, benefit from special discounts offered by many of the merchants, and enjoy a variety of local entertainment.
First Friday Committee members include: Patrick Sullivan, Mitch Figert, Kellie Brace, Hayley Beauchamp, Laura Wagner, Maria Marshall, Silas Zartman, Karen Walters and Jennifer Long-Dillon.