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2015 marks the 17th 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.


April 24, 2015
The Swing On! Dixieland Band
May 29, 2015
June 26, 2015
July 31, 2015
August 28, 2015
September 25, 2015

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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