First Thursday

First Thursday 2023

Attention all vendors!

Join us for Groveport's summer festival series, First Thursday, on June 1, July 6, and August 3 from 4:30pm to 7:00pm!

We are excited to offer vendors the opportunity to participate in this event with no setup fee.

First Thursday features an array of food trucks, live music, vendors, lots of kid-friendly activities, and fantastic giveaways!

If you're interested in being a vendor, please fill out our online form by clicking on this link: or submit the registration form located below to Groveport Town Hall, 648 Main Street before the deadline.

The deadline for vendor registration is May 31st.

For further details, please contact us at 614-836-3333.

Please note that we have reached our limit for vendors selling Scentsy, ColorStreet, and Paparazzi Jewelry for the 2023 event due to a non-compete agreement. Unfortunately, we will not be able to accommodate any additional vendors offering these products at this time.

First Thursday Dog Show | August 6 @6:30pm


Bring your pooches to First Thursday at Cruiser Park (4677 Bixby Rd) on August 6, from 4:30pm to 7:00pm, for tons of dog-themed fun! 

Sign your pup up for the dog show at First Thursday in the City's tent between 4:30pm and's free! The dog show starts at 6:30pm in the grassy area near the entrance to the festival. Winners receive a certificate and an official Groveport doggie bandana, modeled below by Bendi! Categories are Best Dressed, Most Obedient, Crowd Favorite, Prettiest Girl, and Most Handsome Boy!

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