Final Friday for July will be part of the Dodge City Days calendar as downtown Dodge City comes to life from 5 to 7 p.m. at Carnegie Center for the Arts, Eryn's Downtown Center, New Creation Studio 517 and Red Beard Coffee.

Carnegie Center for the Arts will have the contestants of the Western Heritage Art Contest with the winners announced at 6 p.m.

From 6 to 8 p.m. at 2nd Ave. Art Guild, the art of Trish Miller will be on display.

According to her bio, Miller is a doctor in Garden City who began finger painting two years ago.

"In March 2017, I began painting," Miller said. "I have never taken a course on painting. My education is in science. I am a nurse-turned-doctor.

"The demands of a physician's job can be exhausting. I am blessed with my education, my job, my life. The good days are many, but the bad days can be haunting and I had recently fallen in love with Iris Scott's style of impressionism. I couldn't get enough of it."

That love led Miller to oils and has continued on to today.

"This is my therapy," she said. "I find healing here."

The Home of Stone, 112 E. Vine Street, will feature dips for chips from 6 to 8 p.m.

The annual Boot Hill Bull Fry and Bash will be held from 6:30 to 10 p.m. and will be held in the parking lot between Dodge City Brewing and Boot Hill Distillery near 3rd Avenue and Spruce Street.

Dodge City Brewing will hold activities from 7 to 9 p.m. as part of Final Friday as well.

Also from 7 to 9 p.m., The Depot Theater will feature the music of singer-songwriter David McHugh, known as Acoustibeat, who patented his own drum trigger pick guards.

There will also be a cash bar.

The Dodge City Trolley will be running until 11 p.m.

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