We are still looking for Vendors for Yonkers Riverfest!

We are still looking for vendors for the 2018 Yonkers Riverfest! Deadline is August 31st! Riverfest takes place on September 15th in Downtown Yonkers from 12PM to 7PM. For more information and pricing please visit www.yonkersriverfest.com or call us at 914-969-6660

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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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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 |2016-07-22T13:53:11-04:00July 6th, 2016|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Special Events in Downtown Yonkers: July 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 [...]

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Stella Blues Band (Grateful Dead Tribune) Coming to Downtown Yonkers Feb 25th. Free Show

Their Music: "To explore their own unique improvisational sensibilities while staying faithful to the style of the Grateful Dead, in search of that special musical alchemy that results when the whole is greater than the sum of it's parts. Playing the music we love, and loving doing it for a kind loving community who come [...]

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“Finding Form” – Art Exhibition Opening Reception Feb 25th

"Finding Form" - Art Exhibition in Downtown Yonkers Opening Reception Feb 25th.  Each artist explores composition, color and subject matter in unique ways. Yonkers Riverfront Gallery, Yonkers Public Library, 4th Floor (Across the street from the Yonkers train station) 1 Larkin Plaza, Yonkers, NY 10701 Opening Reception February 25, 5:30-7:30 pm Finding Form presents the work [...]

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Renowned French Chef Opens in Downtown Yonkers

The highly anticipated Grand Opening of Le Moulin Eatery and Wine Bar is scheduled for 12:30pm on Friday, January 29th, 2016. Hosted by the Yonkers Downtown BID, join Mayor Mike Spano, community leaders, and others as we celebrate this unique addition to the Yonkers Downtown Waterfront. After over two decades of catering the finest affairs [...]

By |2016-01-27T15:59:19-05:00January 27th, 2016|BID In the Press, Email Blast, Featured, New Business, News, Press Release, Spotlight|Comments Off on Renowned French Chef Opens in Downtown Yonkers

Yonkers International Restaurant Week on TV and in the News

The 5th Annual Yonkers International Restaurant Week is being held January 10-16th.  Visit www.yonkersrestaurantweek.com/for all the details.  Here is some of the great news coverage on the event... FIOS1 Featured News Story video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player www.yonkersrestaurantweek.com/   ======================================= www.yonkersrestaurantweek.com/ =========================================== www.yonkersrestaurantweek.com/

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October Special Events in Downtown Yonkers

Downtown Yonkers:  Upcoming Schedule of Events, October 2015 (click here for the full October Calendar) Oct 01: Van Der Donck Park Art Installation Opening Oct 01: Yonkers Partners in Education Fall Gala Oct 02: Groundwork Farmer's Market Oct 03: Blessing of the Animals at St. John's Church Oct 03: C3 on SB (Postponed due to rain) Oct [...]

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