August 5th First Friday 5-8p is filled with fun activities Downtown Auburn!

  • Live Artist Demonstrations at various locations downtown.

  • Chalk Walk-sidewalk chalk kits to the first 20 individuals or groups. Meet at the Linger Longer area on 6th Street. 

  • Horse/Wagon Rides (FREE)  Loading every 20 minutes or so at the corner of 7th and Jackson Streets (by James Cultural Plaza)

  • Stores open late throughout downtown

  • Live musicians at: Becky Hull @ Olive Twist; Dekalb County Community Orchestra @ Auburn Atrium Marketplace

  • Special Milk Shakes and Theme Dessert at 9th Street Brew

  • Street Theater by Excelsior Arts Academy and Youth Theater at Block Party Area

  • Stories Afoot by Eckhart Public Library This month’s book:  A Piece of Chalk by Jennifer A. Ericsson 

    • The Olive Twist will be sampling Street Food Corn on the cob seasoned with a Spanish street food flair.  We will also have a vendor in house featuring chalkboard recipes for your kitchen.  She will be taking custom orders for favorite recipe, your kitchen, or for a gift.
    • *NEW Linger Longer Block Party Area in The Art District (6th Street)

    Come Downtown Auburn and Shop | Taste | Explore what we have to offer.

    Shop | Taste | Explore

    2022 Annual Sponsors:

    City of Auburn, Ambassador Enterprises, Downtown Auburn Business Association, DeKalb County Visitors Bureau, Team Quality, Auburn Essential Services, Links Creative Alliance, Tempus Technologies, 9th Street Brew, Beacon Credit Union, Auburn Hardwood Moldings, Oak Partners, Credent Wealth Management, Custom Coating Inc., Astral at Auburn, Steel Dynamics Inc.

    Shop | Explore | Taste

    Participating Locations:

            Country Lane General Store                                         

            The Brown House

          Fresh Food Hub

          9th Street Brew Coffee House

          Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum

          Auburn Brewing Company

    • North Main Street Diner
      Kim's Korner Music & More
      Birch & Bell Boutique
      Classic City Cookies
      Auburn Atrium MarketPlace
      Pizza Forum
      Franz Karate Auburn
      Heirloom Clock & Fine Art
      All About You Boutique
      Paper Gourmet
      Heavenly Creations
      Forget Me Not
      Little Sprouts Children's Boutique
      Antiques on 5th
      Cranberry Cottage Cafe & Tearoom
      Auburn Elks
      Bakery Boutique
      Mimi's Retreat
      Classic City Creamery
      Nature's Mercantile
      Blue Fruit Jar Antiques
      The Italian Grille
      Monarch: A Collection of Beauty Professionals
      Auburn Moose Lodge
      Mad Anthony Brewing
      Carbaugh Jewelers
      House of Spirits
      Auburn's Town Tavern
      Sandra D's Italian
      The Olive Twist
      Pelmear's Cake Creations
      Cricket's 7th Street Bar & Grille
      Sixteen:Thirteen Boutique
      Cakes By Laurie
      Lyn Maree's Boutique
      The Cupbearer Cafe
      Expressions Gallery
      The Sprinkling Can Florist
      Auburn Massage & Wellness Centre                                                                                                                                  Barc Ave                                                                                                                                                                               
      The Deli at 6th and Main

    Downtown Auburn
    Sixth and Main Street, Auburn, IN 46706
    Aug 05, 2022
    5:00 PM EDT to 8:00 PM EDT
    RSVP Required:No
    Accept Registration Online:No