Mark your calendars for April 15! In collaboration with our vibrant artist community and downtown art galleries and merchants, your Downtown Medford Association (DMA) Promotions Committee is helping to relaunch the popular event with Third Friday Medford: Food, Music, Art on Friday, April 15 from 5-8p throughout downtown Medford.

We have been working closely with our local independent artists to connect them with our downtown businesses for showings, displays, live art performances, and more. Artists will showcase their talents and pop up businesses will sell their wares in Middleford Alley. We are booking favorite local food trucks to provide great food, complementing the delicious offerings of downtown restaurants open during the event. Local musicians will provide an energetic vibe to downtown during the event. The Holly Theater will sponsor the DMA tent in Vogel Plaza for questions, first aid and engagement with our Medford neighbors.

The Week-Of Schedule – what to expect and how you can help:

Sunday, April 10: Downtown Clean Up Day

Partnering with local businesses, nonprofits and organizations like Recovery Café, we will clean up downtown for our community. If you and your staff would like to join this volunteer effort, please contact us at [email protected].

Thursday, April 14: Press Release

On 4/14, our press release will be sent to our local Medford news outlets to help us spread the word.

Friday, April 15: Third Friday Medford: Food, Music, Art

Come downtown and enjoy the artistic, culinary, and shopping delights from 5 to 8 pm. Bring your family, tell your neighbors about this exciting relaunch, and if we got you thinking about partnering with us, keep on reading.

Want to Be More Involved?

If you are a local business and would like to host an artist and their work in your space at Third Friday Medford, we invite you to submit the Business Signup Form so we can connect you with a local artist. If you would like to be involved in other ways, please contact us at [email protected].

If you are an artist and are looking to display your work, do a demo or showcase your art in another way, we invite you to submit the Artist Signup Form.

If you would like to volunteer for the event, contact us at [email protected].

If you are a food truck and would like to join us for Third Friday Medford, sign up here.

If you would like to sign up as a vendor, visit our sign up form

Stay Updated

As we continue to grow Third Friday Medford with more artists, more food vendors, more musicians and many other creative ideas to bring our community together, follow us on Facebook and on Instagram to stay in the know.

Help us spread the word! 

Share our social media posts, tell your friends, tell your neighboring business owners, share the news articles and best of all, come to the event on April 15! While you’re there, share your photos from the event with the hashtag #thirdfridaymedford and tag us @thirdfridaymedford. 

About Third Friday Medford: In collaboration with the local downtown businesses and art galleries, Third Friday Medford is a monthly community event co-hosted by the Downtown Medford Association. We strive to foster a community emphasis on diversity, inclusion, and collaboration by bringing art, food and music together for a dynamic, lively and energetic event for our Medford neighbors. This event is an investment in our community and by supporting downtown businesses, we can all work together to stimulate our local economy. Visit for more information.

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