FIRST FRIDAY POUGHKEEPSIE TO HOST 3RD ANNUAL SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL

Poughkeepsie, NY - Join us Friday, October 4th, 5-8:30pm, at Mill Street, Poughkeepsie as First Friday Poughkeepsie presents the 3rd Annual San Gennaro festival.

Come celebrate the phenomenon First Friday PK as we partner with Family Services to stand up against sexual assault, gender violence & domestic violence at the 9th Annual Family Services Walk A Mile.

We invite everyone to walk in any kind of shoes that they feel represents those for whom they walk — be it high heels, high tops, boots, loafers, flip flops or flats.
Register: http://familyservicesny.org/events/9th-annual-walk-a-mile-in-her-shoes/

Enjoy an array of craft beers, wines, spirits and delicious Italian-themed in-house specialties from all your favorite local restaurants! Have fun in the bouncy castle, with a facepainter or magician, be a part of the interactive live mural painting, and of course, we are presenting once again our Cannoli Eating Contest. In the October spirit, we will also be hosting a Halloween Costume Contest & Trick-or-Treating with our vendors.

Don't miss our live performance from RockSteady

Our official emcee Michelle Barone, First Friday Co-Chair and DJ Smitty / YOUR DJ will keep the crowd entertained in between performances, and the event will kick off with a word from City of Poughkeepsie Mayor Rob Rolison.

Join us for the official After Party at Mill House Brewing Company in collaboration with Dutchess Beer Distributors for food and drink specials.

A special thank you to our Founding Sponsors R. L. Baxter Building Corporation and Rhinebeck Bank

Many thanks to our valued annual and monthly sponsors:

QUEEN CITY SPONSORS
iHeartMedia of the Hudson Valley
Prime Print Shop
The Chamber Foundation, Inc.

DOWNTOWN SPONSORS
City of Poughkeepsie-PKGO
Dyson Foundation
MINI of Dutchess County
Poughkeepsie Journal

COMMUNITY SPONSORS
ABC Supply Co. Inc.
Bonura Hospitality Group
Law Offices of Lorenzo L. Angelino
Levine & Levine PC
Mark Burlingame
Petro Home Services
Royal Carting Service Company
Veith Electric

STREET SPONSORS
Dingee's Towing
Ready Coffee

 

 

Interested in getting involved in First Friday Poughkeepsie? For vendor and performer info, contact Bianca Hendricks, Event Coordinator, FirstFridayPK@gmail.com. For sponsorship info, contact Kate Rabe, Sponsorship Coordinator, SponsorFirstFridayPK@gmail.com

Don't forget to RSVP on FB!

Updates to the FB events page coming soon! No FOMO for you this year, my friends.