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2014 marks the 16th season of Last Fridays, running the last Friday of each month from April to September. Rain or shine!

Free Concert Series!  

From April through September, 6:30 to 9:30 pm a free concert is featured on the old courthouse lawn alongside visual arts, dance, and literature.


Jeanne Jolly
w/opening act Roger Gupton and Allyn Love from 6:30 to 7:00 pm
April 25, 2014 CANCELLED
Emily Earle
May 30, 2014
June 27, 2014
Tornado Blues Band
July 25, 2014
The Company Band
August 29, 2014
Girls Guns and Glory
       from 6:30 to 7:45 pm
Sarah Borges
       from 8:15 to 9:30 pm
September 26, 2014

Children’s Programs Planner for Last Fridays


The Hillsborough Arts Council is pleased to announce that Tim Wells will be the Children’s Program Planner for Last Fridays. The multi-talented Tim is a teacher with experience in early childhood and middle school and a professional musician. He has provided children’s programs at festivals and parties and will bring his creativity and expertise to enliven our own Last Fridays this year.

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The Hillsborough Arts Council is an all volunteer non-profit organization supporting the arts in Hillsborough, NC with funding support in part from the Hillsborough Tourism Board , the Orange County Arts Commission and private contributions, sponsors the Last Fridays program.  Coordination support comes from the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough and its member organizations.

For general information on Last Fridays contact the Hillsborough Arts Council at 919-643-2500 or the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough/Orange County Visitors Center at 919-732-7741 or

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