FIRST FRIDAY POUGHKEEPSIE TO HOST THINKDIFFERENTLY DASH WITH DUTCHESS TOURISM

Poughkeepsie, NY - Join us Friday, Sept. 6, 5-8:30pm, at 22 Market Street, Poughkeepsie as First Friday Poughkeepsie partners with Dutchess Tourism, Inc. to present the 4th Annual ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash. Come celebrate the phenomenon First Friday PK has become through the support of the City of Poughkeepsie and its amazing people!

The 4th Annual ThinkDIFFERENTLY Dash is a 1 mile run/walk for individuals of all abilities in the heart of the City of Poughkeepsie. It's the perfect way to kick off the city wide First Friday street dance party - join us in the fun! Feeling bold? Do two laps for the Queen City Mile!

Sign up today, race, and wear your finisher medals proud knowing you’re supporting such a great cause!
Register: https://www.athlinks.com/event/think-differently-dash-244833

Enjoy an array of craft beers, wines, spirits and delicious 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, show us your best pitch at the infamous dunk tank featuring local celebrities!

Don't miss our live performance from Jukebox Junkies and The Roadhouse Roosters.

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 40 Cannon for food and drink specials presented by Cafe 40 & Co, 1915 Wine Cellar,& King's Court Brewing Company, just a short walk away!

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

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

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

FITNESS CHALLENGE SPONSOR
Fit Social

SEPTEMBER STAGE SPONSORS
Couch White LLP

SEPTEMBER STREET SPONSORS
A & R Security
GKontos Inc. Roofing Specialists
JGS, CPA, PC
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.