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 |2016-06-16T15:38:38-04:00June 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 [...]

By |2016-06-16T15:23:36-04:00June 16th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News|Comments Off on Father’s Day at Yonkers Brewing

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 |2016-06-03T12:36:35-04:00June 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 |2016-07-22T16:28:36-04:00May 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 |2016-05-12T15:53:54-04:00May 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 [...]

By |2016-05-04T12:47:31-04:00May 4th, 2016|Email Blast, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: May 2016

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 |2016-04-28T16:04:15-04:00April 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 |2016-04-21T09:57:05-04:00April 21st, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Beautifying Downtown Yonkers – Earth Day Cleanup

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 |2016-04-15T16:54:47-04:00April 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 |2016-04-05T13:00:22-04:00April 5th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on A Starry Night to Support the Yonkers Library