First Friday concerts return to Monroe Friday with The Jake Bartley Band! Billed as one of the “mostly highly sought after and hard working bands in the Carolinas,” the Jake Bartley Band bring a blend of rock, country, soul, jazz and blues to the streets of Monroe. VIP tables on Court Street are available for $150/table, each with seating for eight. General admission to the concert is free – bring your own lawn chair. No tables except for those that have been reserved. Email or call (770) 267-5331 if you have questions.