Weatherford Living

First Friday nearing

Beginning on June 5, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., the City of Aledo and Aledo Economic Development Corporation will kick off the start of the Fifth Annual First Friday Summer Events. First Fridays have become an Aledo tradition, fostering community and promotion of its businesses.

Events include a Fireworks Extravaganza, Show & Shine Car Show, Summer Fun Festival and “family fun for all ages.” Shop historic downtown Aledo for a unique experience. Aledo’s restaurants will be open late. The free live music concert series beginning with Katy Keenie & Band in June, followed by Sophie Clark and her Southern Heritage Band in August.

Enjoy the First Friday Events, June 5 and August 7, from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. just south of the Rail Road tracks at the Church of Christ Grounds. For more information, or to submit a vendor application, visit or email Teddi Lee, Community Events Planner at