The Riverwalk Children’s Event Series is Back This Summer!

The Riverwalk Children’s Entertainment Series is back in Downtown Yonkers this Summer! This year’s program promises to be better than ever! Featuring world-class children’s musicians, performers, animals, science, all wonderful family entertainment, every Saturday from 4-5PM on the Riverwalk in beautiful Van Der Donck Park by the waterfront. These weekly FREE shows feature a variety [...]

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Summer Calendar of Free Events for Families

This summer, there are hundreds of free events, concerts, classes, shows, movies, theater, and so much more for the whole family.  Every day there is something wonderful to do in Downtown Yonkers.  Downtown/Print our summer calendar. Highlights for this summer include the Riverwalk Kids Event Series.  Located in beautiful Van Der Donck Park, this free series [...]

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Cocomama Latin Jazz – Tonight at the Yonkers Waterfront

A virtual United Nations of women, the members of Cocomama hail from five countries on four continents. Playing their own kind of World Latin music, powerfully virtuosic yet elegantly musical, Cocomama “brings it” creating a sound that is all at once fierce and beautiful! Among the members of Cocomama, congera Mayra Casales tours with The Ojays, [...]

By | 2016-06-16T15:38:38+00:00 June 17th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Cocomama Latin Jazz – Tonight at the Yonkers Waterfront

Father’s Day at Yonkers Brewing

A nice dinner, a cold beer, or a relaxing trip to the waterfront, Downtown Yonkers is the place to be for Father's Day. Give the Dad if your life a taste of the best, he deserves it.  Visit Downtown Yonkers for great specials, amazing food, and spectacular views. Yonkers Brewing Co is offering a special [...]

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Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: June 2016

Coming up in June; Friday Night Jazz on the Waterfront, Yonkers Farmers' Market, Dance, Family Activities, the Grand Opening of the Mill Street Courtyard, and so much more.  Visit yonkersdowntown.com/calendar for all the details. Art, Music, & Culture June 02: Luis Perelman Retrospective Gallery Opening June 03: Get Fresh Farmers' Market June 03: Spring Spectacular: The Lion [...]

By | 2016-06-03T12:36:35+00:00 June 3rd, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News|Comments Off on Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: June 2016

Yonkers Arts Weekend is here! Events in Downtown Yonkers

Yonkers Arts Weekend is a celebration of the thriving and diverse arts community in the City of Yonkers.  On Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15, hundreds of local, regional and international artists, artisans, painters, fashion designers, photographers, sculptors, craftsmen, musicians, filmmakers, new media specialists, and other artists will converge on Yonkers to showcase their work at Yonkers [...]

By | 2016-05-12T15:53:54+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Yonkers Arts Weekend is here! Events in Downtown Yonkers

Beautifying Downtown Yonkers – Earth Day Cleanup

On April 18th The Downtown Waterfront BID, The Clearwater, and environmentally conscious volunteers beautified a large vacant lot at 9 Riverdale Ave.  The work was labor-intensive removing weeds and clearing garbage and debris. Protective fabric was then used to cover the ground surface to prevent weed growth and then the entire lot was covered with [...]

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Downtown Yonkers Celebrates Earth Day

Downtown Yonkers - Environmental Center of Westchester County. It is so wonderful to see so many Earth Day activities once again this year in Downtown Yonkers.  The Great Saw Mill River Cleanup, Yonkers Clean-Up Day at the Old Croton Aqueduct, the Lower Hudson Watershed Collaboration, building new urban gardens, The BID Beautification, and so much more.  With [...]

By | 2016-04-15T16:54:47+00:00 April 15th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Downtown Yonkers Celebrates Earth Day

A Starry Night to Support the Yonkers Library

GRAND OPENING OF ‘TECH CENTRAL’ FORMER ASTRONAUT RON GARAN TO BE GUEST OF HONOR. Tech Central, a new state-of-the-art digital learning commons, will celebrate its Grand Opening at the Riverfront Library on Wednesday, May 4. The new 2000 sq. ft. space includes a digital recording studio, a makerspace outfitted with 3D printers, and a large training [...]

By | 2016-04-05T13:00:22+00:00 April 5th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on A Starry Night to Support the Yonkers Library

Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: April 2016

Coming up in April; The Yonkers Artist Showcase, PC4, Poetry Slams, Science Barge Opening Festival, Earth Day Events, Free Movies, Family Events, and so much more.  Visit yonkersdowntown.com/calendar for all the details. Art, Music, & Culture April 1:  Interposed: Exhibition at PC4 Yonkers April 1:  Decorate for Spring April 2:  Art of Words and Images @ [...]

By | 2016-04-01T16:20:59+00:00 April 1st, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Spotlight|Comments Off on Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: April 2016