Local First Awards

The 2017 Local First Awards is just around the corner and we hope to see you there!

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What is this all about?

The 2017 Local First Awards celebrates local independent businesses, entrepreneurs, and artists who make a positive impact on our communities in diverse ways. The awards ceremony and party includes flash talks from leaders in the local economy movement, an open bar with the best local craft beer, culinary pop-ups featuring the best local food, an artist installation, live entertainment, and a Made In DC market. All of this is happening on November 9th at the Blind Whino SW Arts Club located at 700 Delaware Ave., SW, Washington, DC.

How can I get involved?

There are many ways to participate!

Show Up – Buy tickets and bring your friends, family, and co-workers to the best and most uniquely-DC party of the year.

Sponsor – The Local First Awards connects you to a community that uses business for good and is made possible because of your generosity and partnership.

Showcase Your Product – Be showcased and increase your sales. Apply for a vendor table at the Local First Awards by emailing us at info@thinklocalfirstdc.com. with the subject line #LocalFirstAwards Vendor.

Volunteer – Our volunteers make the whole thing run, and can’t beat the perks.Help spread the word – Use #LocalFirstAwards and add to the conversation online and amplify the impact.

Build Momentum – Strengthen our local economy by aligning your purchasing power with your values.

Why Sponsor?

This highly anticipated event will increase your brand recognition, deepen your connections, and empower you to make a meaningful impact toward D.C.’s future. Find out more by emailing orlando@thinklocalfirstdc.com