Pride Flag Raising Ceremony

We're bringing some PRIDE to Westchester! Join us for the first ever Yonkers Pride Street Fair!! On Friday, June 8th, the festivities kick off with a Flag Raising Ceremony at City Hall in Downtown Yonkers at 4PM. After that, take a short walk to the Yonkers Amphitheatre for the Yonkers Waterfront Live free summer concerts: [...]

By | 2018-06-05T17:10:38+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pride Flag Raising Ceremony

Spring Events in the Downtown!

Don't miss our Spring Events in Downtown Yonkers! Thank you our partners and sponsors for making these wonderful community events possible!   Please share with the community!  

By | 2018-03-12T13:22:17+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spring Events in the Downtown!

Want to become a Sponsor for one of our events?

Yonkers Downtown BID Jazz, Blues & More Concert Series & Riverfest 2018 Sponsorships   Friday Night Jazz, Blues, & More on the Waterfront Each summer, the Yonkers Downtown BID presents the Jazz, Blues & More Concert Series each Friday evening, in June, July and August, at the Yonkers Downtown Waterfront Amphitheater. Thousands of people attend the Yonkers Downtown [...]

By | 2018-03-09T16:18:22+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Featured, Newsletter|Comments Off on Want to become a Sponsor for one of our events?

Yonkers Restaurant Week 2018!

Yonkers Restaurant Week is back!! From January 22nd to 28th 2018, visit participating restaurants in Downtown Yonkers offering amazing deals. We've added two new restaurants to the list this year: El Calvario & Francey Brady's Support your local businesses and try something new this year! 25% Off Lunch* 20% Off Dinner* *With a voucher Go [...]

By | 2018-01-29T16:24:14+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Yonkers Restaurant Week 2018!

Interested in performing?

Interested in Performing? We are always looking for artists the perform at our events! Two of our biggest events are the Yonkers Riverfest and Jazz, Blues & More. This year Riverfest will take place on September 15th, 2018. Jazz, Blues and More takes place every Friday in the summer months of June, July and August. If [...]

By | 2018-02-02T13:48:01+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Email Blast, Featured, News|Comments Off on Interested in performing?

Yonkers Downtown BID Gives Update on Revitalization of Downtown and Unveils New Branding & Website

Pictured Left to Right: Michael Sabatino, City Council Minority Leader (3rd District); Mayor Mike Spano; Jaime Martinez, Executive Director (YBID); Chris Johnson, City Council Member (1st District)   Yonkers, NY (July 18, 2017) – Members of Yonkers Downtown BID (YBID) joined Mayor Spano and city officials to provide updates on the tremendous strides made with [...]

By | 2017-07-26T11:44:16+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Press Release|Comments Off on Yonkers Downtown BID Gives Update on Revitalization of Downtown and Unveils New Branding & Website

April Events

Download the Yonkers monthly events calendar for the month of April. The calendar is also available in Spanish. [button link="http://yonkersdowntown.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/YonkersBID_AprilEvents_Poster_22x28_English_Print.pdf" type="icon"] Download English Calendar[/button]   [button link="http://yonkersdowntown.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/YonkersBID_AprilEvents_Poster_22x28_Spanish_Print.pdf" type="icon"] Descargar eventos de abril en español[/button]

By | 2017-04-13T14:01:55+00:00 April 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on April Events

Scott Helman “Breakthrough Artist of the Year” at the Yonkers Riverfest. Watch his video

Starring at this year's Yonkers Riverfest is pop star Scott Helman. He is one of the fasting rising pop stars in the world and was voted #1 by Teen Vogue’s list of “14 Singers Who Are Going To Dominate in 2016.” Scott was also nominated for 2 Juno awards, Breakthrough Artist of the Year and [...]

By | 2016-09-06T17:40:43+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Scott Helman “Breakthrough Artist of the Year” at the Yonkers Riverfest. Watch his video

The 24th Annual Yonkers Riverfest, September 10th

The biggest and best free festival in Westchester County will be held on September 10th, 2016. Over 25 live music performance, games, rides, activities, and adventures. Among the 25 live music performances, this year there will be three major headline bands each bringing something special. Breakout star Scott Helman will be making a special appearance. [...]

By | 2016-08-30T14:05:04+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Newsletter, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on The 24th Annual Yonkers Riverfest, September 10th

Free Giant Puppet Show – August 25th, 7pm – Downtown Yonkers Waterfront

Bring the whole family and come see a FREE magical mask and puppet theater presentation on August 25th at 7:00pm at The Sarah Lawrence College Center for the Urban River at Beczak (CURB), 35 Alexander Street in Yonkers. The FREE program, entitled “Hook, Line and Sinker”, will peer beneath the surface of the Hudson River [...]

By | 2016-08-24T11:23:41+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Free Giant Puppet Show – August 25th, 7pm – Downtown Yonkers Waterfront