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Questions about a food vendor license? Contact the Knox County Health Department at (740) 399-8004.
First Fridays are celebrated on the first Friday of each month, May through October. This is a wonderful opportunity for people of all ages to explore downtown Mount Vernon, shop late into the evening with stores and galleries open until at least 9 p.m., live entertainment, kids' activities, food vendors, and much more.
2016 Event Sponsors and Entertainment
September - Sponsors: COTC, KCCC Adult Education, MVNU | Band:
October - Sponsor: Knox Community Hospital | Band: Six Miles to Nellie
Band rain location: CA&C Depot, South Main Street
Cruise In - Donley Ford-Lincoln of Mount Vernon
Local Foods Market - Harvest @ The Woodward
Sophia's Petting Zoo - Siemens and Mount Zion Lodge #9
Balloon Sculptor - Paragraphs Bookstore and SPI Spot
Corn Hole - Flapper’s Bar & Grille, Herald’s Appliances and Electronics
Music on South Main (Various Artists) - Ver-Mac Industries
Art and Action Activities - The Shops in "The Very Short North"
Media Sponsors - Super Q 93.7FM, 1300 WMVO, WNZR 90.9 FM, KnoxPages.com, Mount Vernon News
Cruise In Prize Donors
Cruise In Goody Bag / Item Donors
Snyder Funeral Homes
WNZR 90.9 FM