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The Greater Port Washington Business Improvement District (BID) is committed to improving the economic and business health of the Port Washington area through marketing, promotion, physical improvements and enhanced municipal services for all those who live, work and visit our community.  We believe Port Washington businesses are vital to our community.

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1 day ago

Greater Port Washington Business Improvement District
Get ready to experience Port Holiday Window Magic on Saturday, 12/9. We will announce the winner of the this year’s window decorating contest ay 12 noon from the LIRR.Shop local all thru town. Participating businesses have special offers like free gift wrapping, discounts or refreshments.We bring back Shoppertainment at several locations. The trolley runs from Town Dock to Port Commons. Meet the Grinch or Elf on the Shelf. Enjoy live performances. See the #TryPortFirst app for a schedule and locations.We thank our sponsors at Dejana Foundation & St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center It’s going to be a beautiful day to #LoveWhereYouLive ... See MoreSee Less
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2 days ago

Greater Port Washington Business Improvement District
This Just IN!! Elf on the Shelf will make an appearance on Saturday, 12/9. You may find him on the trolley or you may find him at Alper's corner. He is a sneaky elf.In addition to great shopping at the local stores, make a point to visit the businesses who have made the season festive with their window displays. You can see the list and addresses on the Try Port First app. Winner will be announced at 12 noon at the LIRR. Award will be given at 1:00pm at the store location. Any guesses which business will win???? ... See MoreSee Less
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More #portholidaymagic to come on 12/9. Visit the participating stores throughout town for special offers and festivities and check out the window displays. The winner will be announced at the LIRR at noon.Get ready for another exciting Saturday here in Port Washington ! Stroll around a view the windows that are vying to be selected Best Holiday Window. Bring your pet to Walk and Wag 🐶 at 11:30AM - meet at Blumenfeld Family Park and walk to the train station. Free hot chocolate/bakery ☕️ coupons for all walkers. Plus - All day special offers in stores throughout town - look for the big red bows! Live and recorded entertainment on the streets. Free Trolley for shoppers. Strolling singers and costumed characters. Free street parking. Download the free @TryPortFirst app for a complete list of participating businesses. #holidayseason #tryportfirst #shoplocal #longisland #portholidaymagic #portwashington ... See MoreSee Less
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4 days ago

Greater Port Washington Business Improvement District
This Saturday (12/9) we have more Small Business Magic when you Shop Local. Come celebrate the festive window displays, enjoy live music, meet the Grinch and so much more. You can view the windows from the trolley or start the day with a "Walk & Wag" - bring the 4-legged friend for a stroll starting at Blumenfeld Park. Businesses have special offers when you shop.Find all the details, a list of participating stores and their special offers on the Try Port First app.#portholidaywindowmagic #shopport ... See MoreSee Less
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Why Do Business in Port Washington

Port Washington is a bustling and diverse suburb of New York City. Our active waterfront community is located on a peninsula on the beautiful North Shore of L.I. Two beautiful harbors, three yacht clubs, town dock, many marinas, launching ramps and moorings. Port Washington is surrounded on 3 sides by the Long Island Sound, Manhasset Bay, and Hempstead Harbor. There are over 1,000 Port Washington businesses offering a wide variety of goods and services.

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