Happiest Hour Returns to The Strong Museum on August 23

The Strong News Release
One Manhattan Square Rochester, NY 14607 585-263-2700 museumofplay.org

July 17, 2017

For Immediate Release

Shane Rhinewald, 585-410-6365, srhinewald@museumofplay.org

Noelle McElrath-Hart, 585-410-6325, nmcelrath@museumofplay.org

Happiest Hour Returns
to The Strong® Museum
on August 23

ROCHESTER, NY—Happy hour just got happier. Adults age 21 and older are invited to an evening of summer camp fun during the Happiest Hour at The Strong museum on Wednesday, August 23 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. All proceeds from this event support The Strong’s educational mission and community outreach programs.

Compete in camp-inspired activities, including tug of war, jump rope, and cornhole. Enjoy a sampling of bar-style snacks courtesy of Marshall Street Bar and Grill and cash bars featuring the local beers of Roc Brewing, explore two floors of interactive exhibits, including Have a Ball, challenge friends to a giant game of foot billiards, direct a remote-controlled robotic ball through an obstacle course, and more.

The evening also features fencing duels courtesy of the Rochester Fencing Club and a dance party with DJ Naps from BreakThrough Entertainment. Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden is only $3 per person during Happiest Hour. (Entry to the garden ends at 8:40 p.m. The butterfly garden closes at 9 p.m.)

Admission is limited to guests 21 years of age or older. Photo ID is required. Tickets are $17 and must be purchased in advance at museumofplay.org/happiest-hour. VIP packages are available for $150 and include four tickets to the Happiest Hour, skip-the-line entry, 40 game tokens, a private table, and concierge food service. Ticket availability is limited. Ticket sales are final and not refundable. Bar is cash only. An ATM is available on site. Free parking is available in the museum lot on a first-come, first-served basis.

The event is made possible by The Strong Play Makers, a volunteer group of young professionals, and generous sponsors: Marshall Street Bar and Grill, Wright Beverage Distributing, Roc Brewing Co., Sugary Delights, CITY Newspaper, Yelp Rochester, 98 PXY, Breakthrough Entertainment, and Rochester Fencing Club.