What is First Friday Artwalk? A FREE family friendly artwalk chock full of art, with the Blue Star Arts Complex as the anchor. Visit professional artists and galleries ready to share their monthly shows with you. Continue down S. Alamo street to experience vendors, gallery spaces and San Antonio’s creative eats and drinks. Explore the historic King William neighborhood – you can’t go wrong here.
First Friday Artwalk History Established in 1994, First Friday is San Antonio’s longest running artwalk anchored by the Blue Star Arts Complex. Founded by local artists and defined by the Southtown Alliance Group as “First Friday, this event started with a few artist run studios and today it has evolved into what it is now, an entire neighborhood experience.