Thursdays on First & 3rd

Thursdays on First & 3rd

When: Every Thursday, June - August 2019 (no market on July 4)
Time: 11:00AM - 8:30PM
Where: First Avenue SW / Peace Plaza

*For entertainment booking inquiries, please email Brandon Helgeson with Big BANG Entertainment at

Thursdays on First & 3rd Summer Market and Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. Thursdays on First & 3rd begins on June 6th, 2019 and runs until August 29th, minus July 4th. Thursdays on First & 3rd is an event that unites the Rochester community and provides a free option to simply enjoy life, feel a sense of place, and interact with others! Dogs are welcome at Thursdays, but must be on a leash.

Sit back and relax with friends and family as musical talent is featured from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM. Stick around for the Music Festival performances at 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM on two stages!

2019 Vendor Application Now Open

Visit our Vendor Resources page for more information and to apply. 


311 Broadway Ave South, Suite A2
Rochester, MN 55904



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