Join the Fredericksburg Area Museum (FAM) for First Fridays throughout the rest of the calendar year. FAM’s First Friday series included extended hours and engaging programs. This recurring series is FREE and open to the public, all ages are welcome! The program schedule is as follows:

Sounds of Summer, featuring Spanglish Latin American Band (5 – 9 PM museum open and free, concert 7 – 9 PM in Market Square.) Sounds of Summer is presented by Lidl with sponsorship for the band generously provided by Mayor Mary Katherine Greenlaw.   

Gaye Todd Adegbalola and Lisa Lim, October 4 (5 – 8 PM): Join Gaye Adegbalola and Lisa Lim for an unplugged performance in historic Council Chamber (3rd floor gallery.) Performance is 7 – 8 PM (limited seating) and the museum’s galleries are open 5 – 8 PM.  Cash bar and refreshments for sale from 5 – 8 PM.  This performance is generously sponsored by Mary Washington Healthcare.

Extended Hours At FAM, November 1 (5 – 8 PM): FAM gallery spaces will be free and open to the public for November’s First Friday. Come see “People & Their Pets,” “The People’s Gallery,” and “Our Fredericksburg Story: In Their Own Words” before they close at the end of the year.

Merry Trees Opening, December 6 (5 – 8 PM): Celebrate the holiday season by coming to see FAM’s fourth annual “Merry Trees” exhibit. FAM’s gallery spaces will be filled with trees decorated by the Hugh Mercer Elementary School students. Each tree is inspired by a book the students have read in the classroom.

FAM’s First Friday series is generously sponsored by Joan Diaz-Mendez, Realtor Associate. Programs are FREE and open to the public. RSVP is not necessary but appreciated. Please contact Theresa Cramer at or 540-371-3037 x 138  for more information

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