Hudson Valley Gospel Festival Set for September 30th

POUGHKEEPSIE – The Hudson Valley Gospel Festival committee is pleased to announce the fourth Hudson Valley Gospel Festival set for Saturday, September 30, 2023 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the First Congregational Church United Church of Christ, 269 Mill St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Ticket prices are $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for students (K-College [with ID]), seniors and veterans/active military. Children under 5 are free. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m.
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The evening will feature the Hudson Valley Gospel Festival Choir directed by Marva Clark, Dinesa Hansen, and Ciesta Little-Quinn, and the Hudson Valley Gospel Festival Dance Team led by Linda Molina. Performances by Miss Rene Bailey and the Rainbow Singers will round out the evening. This year’s Walk Through Gospel History spotlights Mahalia Jackson.
First Congregational United Church of Christ is a place where you will find a compassionate community, vibrant worship, and a deep-rooted commitment to social justice that began with our founding in 1837 as an anti-slavery church.

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