First Friday arts festival returns to Las Vegas

First Friday is a free monthly celebration of the arts in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District, the festival typically has open galleries, live art demonstrations, music, kids activities, and lots of food.

Vendors and patrons enjoy the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Vendors and patrons enjoy the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Academy senior Paige Johnson works on her Chinese New Year themed Guerrilla Kage art panel during the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Academy senior Paige Johnson works on her Chinese New Year themed Guerrilla Kage art panel during the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Jeffrey Trower of Community Productions, left, leads a drum circle during the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal

Jeffrey Trower of Community Productions, left, leads a drum circle during the First Friday arts festival in downtown Las Vegas' 18b Arts District Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. The festival resumed after several months off to reorganize. Jason Ogulnik/Las Vegas Review-Journal