Join us in Ambler for the last First Friday of 2012! As usual, we have a fantastic Friday evening lined up for the whole family to enjoy complete with live music, art, a rockin’ Kids Zone, retail specials, tasty treats and more! Come spend the night in Ambler, First Friday kicks off at 6pm! Please check back as this will be frequently updated as we get closer to the event!
Join the Scavenger Hunt through Ambler! Pick up your form at the kids zone, then travel through town and find the location of 5 abstract pictures taken in different areas of Ambler. Return your completed form to Ambler Flower Shop to receive a small prize and an Ambler coupon pack, plus be entered to win a large Ambler gift basket with $350 worth of gift certificates!
The Kids Zone
A very big thank you to Serrao’s Insurance, who is allowing us to use their parking lot for the Kid’s Zone!!! Located at Lindenwold and Butler, next to Sweet Briar Cafe.
Pumpkin Painting! Best Kept Secret Salon is providing tons of pumpkins for the little ones to paint! BKS will also be doing their famous hair painting as well!
Come decorate a cupcake with Ambler Bake Shop under their signature pink and white tent.
Family Stages from Oreland will be doing interactive story telling.
Babylon Tattoo will be doing temporary tattoos!
Face painting and balloon sculpting!
Live Music & Food
A special appearance by StoneAge, a great classic rock band. Playing a combination of your old favorites and hand-crafted originals next to the Kids Zone. Loud and clear!
Sweet Briar Cafe will have live music, pumpkins and corn stalks for sale, Gingerbread pancakes & ice cream, plus other creative seasonal treats like fresh German apple topping for ice cream or pancakes!
Caffe Maida is hosting their Grand Reopening all weekend long and it kicks off with the start of First Friday at 6PM! There will be a lot of yummy tastings, giveaways, drink specials and live music and their BRAND NEW MENU featuring some Caffe Maida favorites as well as many new items that everyone has been asking for!
Bridget’s ~ Live music from 6-9pm, also complimentary apps with great drink specials from 5-7pm for happy hour!
KC’s Alley ~ Complimentary apps with great drink specials from 5-7pm for happy hour and live music beginning at 9pm!
From The Boot ~ Head to First Friday a little early and enjoy 1/2 price pizzas, $3 Beers, $5 Wines and $6 Cocktails from the specialty list at the bar and outside tables from 3 – 6pm!
Special Offers and Fun
Mermaid Art Studios is offering 2 classes, 6-8pm, $25/class, pizza included, must pre-register! (215)619-4757
Class # 1- Create your own Trick or Treat goody bag or learn how to draw scary faces for Halloween.
Class # 2- Fundamentals of drawing portraiture, beginner and advanced classes.
Sew Vintage Boutique will be serving Apple Cider and Halloween Cake Pops. Also a 10% discount on any ONE FALL ITEM.
Ambler Skateshop is hosting a photo exhibit of JPG Photography *Philly Hot List Winner, Best Photographers 2012* Senior Portrait Contest . This Senior Debut will feature two Wissahickon students. Come out to see all the great photos, meet the students, have some homemade treats baked by Ambler’s own Grace Deininger Savage and have your photo taken in our Open Air Photo Booth Ambler Skate Shop Style!
Green Street Luxuries is serving Apple Cider and Ginger snaps.
10% off all 100% Domestic Soy Candles.
Chamaeleon Boutique will be donating 10% of the Sales on First Friday to Fashion for a Cause – Ambler’s Night of Giving Big! Shop our great fall lines and give back to a great cause!
Best Friends Boutique will offer 20% off merchandise at their outdoor booth near First Pres!
Babylon Tattoo is offering 10% off of any tattoo Friday night, as well as 10% off for any future appointments that are scheduled that night!
Main Street Vintage donating a portion of all proceeds from that nights sale towards Breast Cancer Awareness!
Holistic Apothecary is offering 15% off Crystals and Candles…Lots of holiday gift ideas…10% off Gift Certificates for Healing Sessions…Homemade Wine Tasting and healthy snacks..FREE Reiki Drumming and Sage Clearing…
Fashion For a Cause
Several Ambler businesses are hosting a blockbuster ticketed event on Cavalier Drive, Fashion for a Cause – Ambler’s Night of Giving Big, a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters! They have raised over $15,000 so far and are working their way towards $25,000, let’s help them get all the way there!!! Ambler planners and contributors include: Gravity Hair Salon, Bridget’s, Addicted 2 Dance, Free Shop, Pure Spa, and Tony Laguda Formal Wear.