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]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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“The Voice” Star Nicholas David to perform free concert on along the Yonkers Waterfront – August 19th

On August 19th at 6:30pm international star Nicholas David will perform at the Yonkers Downtown Waterfront Amphitheater. He is a vibrant, dynamic and multi-talented singer/songwriter from Saint Paul, MN. Prior to his historic run on NBC’s The Voice, Nicholas had already recorded five critically acclaimed albums. What resonated most with audiences is his undeniable old-school [...]

By | 2016-08-17T15:51:58+00:00 August 17th, 2016|Featured, New Business, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on “The Voice” Star Nicholas David to perform free concert on along the Yonkers Waterfront – August 19th

A FREE magical musical weekend: Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and Grammy Nominee Billy Kelly

This weekend, August 12th and 13th, the Yonkers Downtown BID is hosting two very special, free musical events.  On Friday, Aug 12th at 6:30pm, the Yonkers Friday Night Jazz, Blues and More Series will feature “Ella Everlasting”, a very special free event where Jazzmeia Horn will perform a musical tribute to Yonkers’ own, Ella Fitzgerald.  And on [...]

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The Buzz – Summer 2016. The BID’s Quarterly Newsletter

The Yonkers Downtown BID’s summer newsletter, The Buzz, is here. Everything wonderful about Downtown Yonkers, including the Yonkers Riverfest, Summer Calendar, YoFi Fest, Art Exhibitions, Events, Music, Kayaking, and so much more. View printable .pdf

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Yankees’ Legend Bernie Williams will be our special guest performer tonight at Friday Night Jazz!

Tonight, July 22nd, 2016, Yankees legend and Jazz star Bernie Williams will join Grammy nominee Gil Parris, as the surprise special guest at the Yonkers Downtown Friday Night Jazz on the Waterfront series. The event goes from 6:30-8:00pm, at the waterfront amphitheater, located next at 1 Pier Pointe St. Bernie Williams enjoyed a 16-year career with the [...]

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Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: July 2016

Coming up in July; Fireworks, Friday Night Jazz on the Waterfront, Children's Concerts, Art Exhibition Openings, Tech Central Yonkers Farmers' Market, Dance, Family Activities, , and so much more.  Visit yonkersdowntown.com/calendar for all the details. Weekly Reoccurring Events this Summer Sundays: Visit the Science Barge, 12-6pm. Art program from 2-4pm. Sundays: Family BBQ at Yonkers Brewing Co. Noon-5pm. Mondays: [...]

By | 2016-07-22T13:53:11+00:00 July 6th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: July 2016