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 [...]

By | 2016-06-24T16:28:39+00:00 June 24th, 2016|BID In the Press, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on The Riverwalk Children’s Event Series is Back This Summer!

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

Friday Night Jazz is back on the Yonkers Waterfront. Starts June 3rd.

The critically acclaimed Friday Night Jazz, Blues & More on the Waterfront Series is back in Downtown Yonkers.   This year, the lineup is better than ever featuring Grammy nominee Gil Parris, “The Voice” runner-up Nicholas David, and the JT Project, currently #1 on Billboard’s top Jazz songs. There will also be a special tribute to [...]

By | 2016-07-22T16:28:36+00:00 May 20th, 2016|BID In the Press, Email Blast, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Friday Night Jazz is back on the Yonkers Waterfront. Starts June 3rd.

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

Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: May 2016

Coming up in May; Yonkers Arts Weekend, Starry Night, Art Exhibitions, Music, Theater, Free Movies, Family Events, and so much more.  Visit yonkersdowntown.com/calendar for all the details. Art, Music, & Culture May 01: May Movies At Your Library:Forest May 01: May Movies At Your Library:Good Dinosaur May 01: PC4 - Portfolio Review May 05: Children's Art [...]

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Yonkers Ranked 15th of all Mid-Sized Cities in America Least Prone to Car Theft!

According to research just published by Homeinsurance.com, Yonkers was ranked 15th of all mid-sized cities in America least prone to car theft! To complete the ranking, the analysis was compiled using the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report data for the first six months of 2015 and filtering with US Census information to determine statistics for mid-sized [...]

By | 2016-04-28T16:04:15+00:00 April 28th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Yonkers Ranked 15th of all Mid-Sized Cities in America Least Prone to Car Theft!

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 [...]

By | 2016-04-21T09:57:05+00:00 April 21st, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Beautifying Downtown Yonkers – Earth Day Cleanup