West Franklin Street is THE Events District
Explore and enjoy 65 stores and restaurants including Gerst Haus, Lamasco Bar and Grill, Smitty's Italian Steakhouse and more!
From Mardi Gras in February to Dickens Christmas in December, you will find events and live music most weekends on this lively street including the Franklin Street Bazaar in summer. Locally owned restaurants, bars, and retail stores get in the spirit of celebration whether it be an afternoon children’s fair or an evening pub crawl.
This street is also the home to what is the 2nd largest street festival in the country. The week-long Westside Nut Club Fall Festival has food, music, games and camaraderie awaiting you.