October First Friday: FALLing for Downtown Oshkosh

Connect Downtown Oshkosh


Enjoy all Downtown Oshkosh has to offer the first Friday of each month from 5-9pm. Every First Friday we’ll list where you can find the coolest art galleries, shop late, see awesome live musicians, enjoy great cuisine and local beverages and partake in fun downtown experiences!
Celebrate Fall in Downtown Oshkosh! Enjoy local art and music, dinner features, late night shopping and more! Stay tuned – all of October’s participating businesses will be announced soon!


Becket’s – 2 Jackson St
New gallery opening – Velda Mugerauer 

Jambalaya – 413 N Main St
Enjoy Jambalaya’s gallery filled with local art and participate in their Adult Mask Making Workshop! Purchase tickets

Gardina’s – 448 N Main St
Featuring local artist, Leif Larson



Manila Resto – 107 Algoma Blvd
John Harmon and Tom Watshaka perform from 6-9pm!



Bar 430 – 430 N Main St
Try new fall cocktails – Hot Chocolate Martini, Caramel Apple Mule or Schmallow Pumpkin!

Manila Resto – 107 Algoma Blvd
Try First Friday fall specials!

Ruby Owl Tap Room – 421 N Main St
First Friday Features
-New Fall cocktail menu
-Thai Peanut Chicken Sandwich
-Reuben sandwich with house mad corned beef

Gardinas – 448 N Main St
First Friday Features
-Goat cheese stuffed, bacon wrapped dates served in a Spanish chorizo sauce
-Pork Schnitzel with Gouda cheese Spaetzle, sauerkraut, Hunter gravy
-Pan seared duck breast served over Brussels sprout & bacon hash with sweet potato puree and balsamic reduction
-House made pasta feature: Spinach tortellini filled with braised leeks and served in a butter pan sauce with oyster mushrooms, leeks and pecorino romano 



The Morgan House – 234 Church Ave
Book signing by local author Michelle Lokken and her Oshkosh postcards book!  

The Grand Oshkosh – 100 High Ave
Comedy show featuring Zach Rushing, Dustin Sims and Jesse Peyton
Purchase tickets

The Time Community Theater – 445 N Main St
Sawdust City Fright Fest 2022 – Independent indie horror film festival (Both October 7th + 8th)
Films begin screening at 7pm on Friday! Cost is $4 for the Friday evening feature films. Learn more



Brinkley’s Boutique – 419 N Main St
Open until 7pm – 10% off!
Winnebago Bicycle – 502 N Main St
Open until 8pm! 10% off all in-stock bikes and 20% off all in-stock accessories!
Satori Imports – 411 N Main St
Open until 8pm!
01 Vintage – 415 N Main St
Open until 7pm!
Each First Friday is a celebration of our local community and an opportunity for locals and tourists to show their support for our town, have fun, and enjoy the beauty of historic Downtown Oshkosh!
Please Note: Guests to downtown are asked to adhere to local and state health guidelines and requirements for distancing, masks, and sanitation as well as requests by individual businesses downtown with occupancy.

Date(s) & Time(s)

Start: Fri, Oct 7th 2022 5:00 PM
End: Fri, Oct 7th 2022 9:00 PM


Downtown Oshkosh

Contact Information

Jessie Meidl