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FEATURED BUSINESSES

The following businesses are open during the First Fridays events, between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m., and later! If you enjoy shopping and fine dining, you’ll definitely find a spot that indulges your need for fun – before, during or after the First Fridays event! Remember to include these businesses in your travel plans and enjoy the best that Downtown Florence has to offer! 

SHOPPING

Billy Reid
www.billyreid.com
114 North Court Street
256-767-4692

Fred’s Discount Store
321 North Court Street
256-764-0911

Gingerbread Antique Mall
315 North Court Street
256-764-5595

Karen’s Corner
224 North Court Street
256-712-5349

The Wine Seller
324 North Court Street
256-766-1568

DINING

Legends Steakhouse
www.legendssteakhouse.com
201 North Seminary Street
256-766-5072

Chicago Café
106 East Mobile Street
256-764-3640

On The Rocks
www.florenceontherocks.com
110 North Court Street
256-760-2212

Ricatoni’s Italian Grill
www.ricatonivalentino.com
107 North Court Street
256-718-1002

Rivertown Coffee Company
www.myspace.com/rivertowncoffee
117 North Seminary Street
256-765-2294

Rosie’s Cantina
302 North Court Street
256-767-5599

Trowbridge’s Sandwich Shop
316 North Court Street
256-764-1503

 

FIRST FRIDAYS SUPPORTING
BUSINESSES & INDIVIDUALS

The businesses below are active members of Downtown Florence Unlimited (DFU) and strong supporters of the First Fridays events. DFU is comprised of retail and service businesses, educational institutions, non-profit organizations and individuals. First organized in 1963, the association’s mission was to promote the growth and better welfare of downtown entities. Since then, this coalition, in cooperation with the City of Florence, the Florence/Lauderdale Tourism Department, the University of North Alabama and the Florence Main Street program, continues its commitment to serve the needs of its members while supporting the vitality of Historic Downtown Florence.

 

Alabama Outdoors
468 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-6403
(256) 764-1809
www.alabamaoutdoors.com

Allstate Insurance, Bill Gough
321 South Walnut Street, Florence, AL 35630-6803
(256) 765-2200
www.allstateagencies.com

Anderson & Anderson, LLC
202 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4771
(256) 766-3824

Victoria Antoine
VLA Marketing & Public Relations
P.O. Box 3371, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 766-9659
www.vla-designs.com

Bank Independent
210 South Pine Street, Florence, AL 35630-5580
(256) 386-5000
www.bibank.com

Clyde R. Beaver III
Board of Directors Member, DFU
Marketing & Public Relations Consultant
(256) 766-9659
crbeaver3@gmail.com

Bunch & James Attorneys
210 East Tennessee Street, Florence, AL 35630-5625
(256) 764-0095
www.bunchandjames.com

M J Carter Insurance Co.
125 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-5607
(256) 760-9999
www.mjcarterins.com

CB&S Bank
320 South Pine Street, Florence, AL 35630-6129
(256) 766-7005
www.cbsbank.com

Center For Skin Care & Wellness
101 East Mobile Street, Florence, AL 35630-4760
(256) 764-4711
mjmlexus@bellsouth.net

Chicago Café
106 East Mobile Street
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 764-3640

Bill Cochran Insurance Co.
115 East Mobile Street, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 767-4237
www.nationwide.com

Courtview Towers
201 North Pine Street, Florence, AL 35630-5458
(256) 767-0201

Excel Computer Services
600 East Tennessee Street, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 767-3337
www.expertpcadvice.com

First Metro Bank, Billy Ray Moore
304 South Pine Street, Florence, AL 35630-6129
(256) 314-1644
www.firstmetro.com

First Southern Bank
301 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-5611
(256) 764-7131
www.firstsouthern.com

City of Florence
110 West College Street, Florence, AL 35630-5570
(256) 760-6300
www.florenceal.org

Florence Housing Authority
110 South Cypress Street, Florence, AL 35630-5534
(256) 740-5200
www.flohousing.org

Florence/Lauderdale Public Library
350 North Wood Ave., Florence, AL 35630-4709
(256) 764-6563
www.flpl.org

Florence/Lauderdale Tourism Department
1 Hightower Place, Florence, AL 35630-4100
(256) 740-4141
www.visitflorenceal.com

Florence Police Department
702 South Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630-5621
(256) 760-6500
www.florenceal.org

Mhairi Frank
Chairman, Arts Alive Festival
217 E. Tuscaloosa Street, Florence, AL 35630
Phone: 256-766-1445
www.artsalivealabama.com

Gonce & Associates
115 East Mobile Street, Florence, AL 35630-4788
(256) 766-9719

Gonce & Messer, Attorneys
109 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4795
(256) 767-7411

Grogan Jewelers
126 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4794
(256) 764-4013
www.groganjewelers.com

Hampton Inn - Downtown Florence
505 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 767-8282
www.hamptoninn.com

Dr. Larue Harding
1100 South Jackson Hwy, Ste. 103, Sheffield, AL 35660-5769
(256) 386-4073

Herald Printing Company
328 North Pine Street, Florence, AL 35630-5468
(256) 764-0641
www.herald-printing.com

Brad Holmes
Member

Johnson, Stack & Johnson, CPAs
423 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4690
(256) 764-8582

Kelly Labiche
Board of Directors Member, DFU

Legends Steakhouse
201 North Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630-4703
(256) 766-5072
www.legendssteakhouse.com

Stephen MacMullin
Member

Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa
800 Cox Creek Parkway South, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 246-3600
www.marriott.com

Mefford’s Jewelers
102 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4762
(256) 764-2632
www.meffords.com

Van Morgan
President, Downtown Florence Unlimited
Counsel, CB&S Bank

Off Campus Bookstore
472 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-6403
(256) 764-7507
www.bkstr.com

Pickwick Belle Riverboat Cruises
1050 Clayborn Liles Drive, P.O. Box 367, Florence, AL 35630
(877) 936-2355
tanya@pickwickbelle.com
www.pickwickbelle.com

Printers & Stationers, Inc. (PSI)
113 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-6506
(256) 764-8061
www.ecinteractive.com

Regions Bank
321 North Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630-4783
(800) 734-4667
www.regions.com

Residence Inn by Marriott
1000 Sweetwater Avenue
Florence, AL 35630-2870
(256) 764-9966
www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mslri-residence-inn-florence/

Ricatoni's Italian Grill
107 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4733
(256) 718-1002
www.ricatonivalentino.com

Rivertown Coffee Company, Inc.
117 North Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630-4701
(256) 765-7128

Rogers, Parker & Associates Insurance
110 E Tennessee Street, Florence, Alabama 35630
(256) 764-8682
www.rogersparker.com

Tom Rogers
Member

Shoals Community Theater
123 North Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 764-1700
www.shoalstheatre.com

SunTrust Bank
201 South Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-5609
(256) 767-8431
www.suntrust.com

Tele-Sec Communications
214 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4771
(256) 767-2727
joyportillo@aol.com

Times-Daily Newspaper
219 West Tennessee Street, Florence, AL 35630-5455
(256) 766-3434
www.timesdaily.com

Tomsik Eyecare, Dr. Hamp Moore
318 East Tennessee Street, Florence, AL 35630-5716
(256) 767-5000

Trowbridge's Ice Cream Bar
316 North Court Street, Florence, AL 35630-4738
(256) 764-1503

University of North Alabama
1 Harrison Road, Florence, AL 35632-0002
(256) 765-4100
www.una.edu

Valley Health Store
117 South Cherry Street, Florence, AL 35630-5705
(256) 764-5340

Van Sandt Properties, LLC
Keystone Business Centre
205 South Seminary Street, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 764-1652
www.keystonebusinesscentre.com

Carolyn Waterman
Board of Directors Member, DFU

Libby Watts
Board of Directors Member, DFU
Director of Sales and Marketing
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Shoals
990 Sunbelt Pkwy, Muscle Shoals, AL 35661-4672
(256) 446-5111

Wells Fargo Advisors, LLc
allen.wall@wfadvisors.com

Mary White
Member

Robert Whitten, Architect
118 East Mobile Street, Suite 209, Florence, AL 35630-4757
(256) 767-6338

The Wine Seller
324 North Court Street
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 766-1568
http://wineseller1.wordpress.com
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Millie Wright
Member

 

 

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