First Friday | Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer

Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer
Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer


First Friday | Grayson Hugh & Polly Messer

Our signature social event features live music, art, food, spirits, and good friends. New Britain’s best Happy Hour, since 1995!

First Friday on June 2 features internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter Grayson Hugh with singer Polly Messer

"Grayson Hugh is an American original, a singer-songwriter of soulful rhythm and rough-sweet blues. He is the uncompromising truth in a fake-it-till-you-make-it world." -Leonard Pitts, Jr., The Miami Herald, Feb. 3, 2019 (Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary)

Cash bar available; access to Museum galleries is included with your ticket.

Event doors will open at 5:30 p.m.

Please Note: First Friday is a 21+ event. For the safety of all patrons, the attendance of children at First Friday is prohibited.

Registration and Ticket Purchasing


Online Only: Members $8; non-Members $16

At the Door: Members $10; non-Members $20

Online sales close at 5 p.m. on the day of the event.