Get here early. Parking blows, but it’s worth the walk.The event begins at 5, and the earlier the heat begins to dissipate, the earlier people will come. Beat the heat at Artifice with a cool drink and live paintings. Once the temperature is bearable, the event is astounding. First Friday engulfs Emergency arts, all of Casino Center, across Charleston onto First, spills down Main, and wraps back around to the alleys behind the Arts Center and the parking lots around. Live art is everywhere, both artists giving their souls to interactive exhibits that get passerby’s involved.
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