Integrate Social Media into your business – Free Seminar

Attention all businesses!  Learn to use social media effectively. This July, Yonkers is getting social! theONswitch CEO Nancy A. Shenker is partnering with LoHud’s Christine Gritmon to put on this fun, interactive social media training workshop at Yonkers Brewing Co. just in time for Riverfest.  The free workshop on July 29th from 6 to 8PM [...]

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Mala Waldron tonight at Friday Night Jazz on the Waterfront

"When you hear Mala Waldron's soulful voice, you realize that you are experiencing something very special, for Waldron is not only an accomplished vocalist and songwriter, but also a fine pianist who hits the keys with great precision, bringing various musical influences into the jazz realm." - All About Jazz. "[Mala] rises a notch or two [...]

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Salute to Yonkers’ Veterans with “Back to the Garden 1969”

Yonkers Waterfront Amphitheater at 6:30 PM for some free Friday night entertainment!.  July 10th. The Yonkers Downtown Waterfront BID and the City of Yonkers Department of Veteran Services are excited to have "Back to the Garden 1969" at our Friday Night Jazz Festival! Back to Garden 1969 will be performing a salute to veterans. BACK TO THE GARDEN [...]

By |2015-07-10T10:32:09-04:00July 9th, 2015|News, Spotlight|Comments Off on Salute to Yonkers’ Veterans with “Back to the Garden 1969”

100s of events this summer in Downtown Yonkers

Summer is officially here and Downtown Yonkers is the place to be.  Each day this summer, there are amazing FREE activities.  Enjoy blockbuster outdoor movies, Grammy winning children's bands, animal shows, art exhibitions, teen programs, the Science Barge, theater, activities on the Hudson River, Mad Science, art workshops and so much more.  All events are open [...]

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The Michael Louis Band this week at Friday Night Jazz

What happens when you mix R&B, Blues, and Brooklyn Swamp Music?... "Hailing from Gravesend, South Brooklyn, The Michael Louis Band’s album Morning Gasoline successfully intertwines urban and rural values to create a sound that will appeal to city-dwellers and country folk alike. With heavy guitar riffs that seem to point to the band’s Hendrix and [...]

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Clearwater presents Earth Grooves

World-renowned musicians and performers coming to Downtown Yonkers. Combining the power of music with protection of the environment - the theme of the Earth Grooves concert - has been a hallmark of Clearwater from the time it was founded by folksinger and environmental activist Pete Seeger. There is always music on board the Clearwater and [...]

By |2015-04-13T15:55:05-04:00April 13th, 2015|Email Blast, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Clearwater presents Earth Grooves

Save a life. Blood Drive Today

Donated blood is not only a great way to help someone in need, but it is also great for your own health.   Donate today, March 20th, from 10am - 4pm at Yonkers City Hall (40 S. Broadway, Downtown Yonkers).   Here are some benefits to the person donating blood, according to health.com... Your blood [...]

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St. Patrick’s Day Special in Downtown Yonkers

Happy St. Patrick's Day from Yonkers Downtown Waterfront BID! St. Patrick's Day Specials; Today Only! Yonkers Brew Co. $5 Irish Red Ale, Corned Beef Sandwich's Zuppa's Restaurant and Lounge Corned Beef With Cabbage, Matcha Green Tea Tiramisu  Tyrone House Corned Beef with Cabbage.  Guinness.    The Pizza Place Corned Beef, Carrots, Potatoes, Irish Soda bread $14.95 [...]

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March Events in Downtown Yonkers

Downtown Yonkers Community Calendar March 2015 (click here for full calendar view) March 1: Drinking Deeply from the Well March 1: Penny Social at St. John's Church March 2: Dr. Seuss' Birthday Party March 3: YoFiFest Special Event March 4: Haas Murals - Public Hearing March 7: Panel Discussion: The Art of Collecting March 7: Blue Door Kids: [...]

By |2015-03-02T16:25:15-05:00March 2nd, 2015|Email Blast, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on March Events in Downtown Yonkers