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Railroad Square Art District

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Enjoy it now before city planning eats it up

First Fridays can't be beat - live music, people watching, art, thrift shopping, pinball - but... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2019
mkm9992019
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Tallahassee, Florida
Plain old, simple FUN

I and two of my teenage daughters visited the first Friday event at Railroad Square. Many local... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2019
FaithHolowicki
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Davie, Florida
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Railroad Square Art Park is Tallahassee's arts, culture and entertainment district located at the heart of the town. A thriving, creative haven hosting more than 50 art studios, galleries & small shops, a brewery, dance studio, restaurant, cafe...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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618 McDonnell Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32310-4808
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Reviewed August 20, 2019

First Fridays can't be beat - live music, people watching, art, thrift shopping, pinball - but don't underestimate a quiet morning when you have Black Dog all to yourself! I really hope RRSq can endure the changes around it.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

I and two of my teenage daughters visited the first Friday event at Railroad Square. Many local artists and their wares were showcased there. Items in the various shops are reasonably priced and the free entertainment, plenty. Each shop had its own, special event. We...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank FaithHolowicki
Reviewed June 25, 2019

We had some time after church on Sunday, so stopped by to take a look around. There weren't many people there, but we were then able to get a good parking spot in the shade. It's a lot of outdoor walking around and there weren't...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank otseng
Reviewed June 7, 2019

I love the shops and the murals here. This is a cultural center, for sure. This is the kind of place you could spend a whole afternoon at, admiring the art and browsing the local shops. Inside the large barn-like building there are some little...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank sacrach20
Reviewed May 16, 2019

Came here on a Sunday afternoon in May. I liked “The Other Side” vintage store very much, but other than that, there really wasn’t much. We heard later that the place gets much more lively in the evenings, when it’s a big hangout for younger...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019

The railroad square arts center was a fun afternoon stop. They offered some quirky fun artsy shops that we enjoyed strolling thru. The artists located here are quite talented. We even stoped by the rock climbing wall spot but decided to skip it... hopefully we’ll...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

First Fridays are really great. Lots of interesting things going on, sometimes parking leaves a person perplexed!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank knittingsandy
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

A bit on the eclectic and vintage side, (consignment shops) with very few shops with actual Art work. Has the potential to grow, needs more variety for all ages. Seems to attract college crowds and millennials. Was not overly impressed.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SRehbaum
Reviewed March 16, 2019

interesting spot, a lot of funky shops. it is great way to spend a couple hours looking at the interesting items

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Luletha C
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Such an interesting way to spend a Friday evening. It was our First First Friday and we enjoyed ourselves and will be back. Food truck option that we had (Filipino food) was mediocre and flavorless but looking forward to going back and trying others. Cute,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Response from tczig | Reviewed this property |
I agree with what the above person said. However, even with things closed (we went during the week and quite a bit was closed), it was still a cool place to walk around. The Black Dog (first shop you come to if you are... More
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