First Friday is sponsored by Arts District Merchant Association. The event is expected to have 1,000+ participants and a plethora of clubs/bars/vendors for your pleasure to roam along Chinatown's beautiful venues. The event will close HOTEL ST., all traffic lanes/sidewalk areas, from Smith St to Nuuanu Ave. For more info, visit their website: http//www.artsdistricthonolulu.com. Bring some money for snack foods, local cuisine, steak plate and shrimp trucks. Bars will be open as well for those who wish to chill out and socialize.