Fun Events: It’s Summer Downtown
2014 BID Music on the Green!
Location: Library Green, Huguenot Street and Lawton Street (bring lawn chairs or blanket).
(In the event of rain, the concert moves indoors to the Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library, on a first-come, first-served basis to the capacity of the 138-seat theater, beginning at 6:45 pm.)
Three Free Concerts Under the Stars Thursdays, July 17, 24, and 31, 2014
7:00 – 8:30 pm
July 17 The Kootz
This group of "Jersey guys" started in the 90's as a jamming group, and then morphed into the current performers of classic rock, pop, soul and blues. Covering the spectrum - Bruce Springsteen, Rolling Stones, Otis Redding, Jackson Browne, Grateful Dead, and many more - this band puts together favorite rock songs with their own distinctive sound and collective passion. More>
July 24 Funk That Music
Love Motown, R&B, Soul and funk? You’re in luck! Funk That Music, led by drummer Brent Williams, is returning for another fabulous show that is guaranteed to move you. the souldwill let loose with all the styles – and more. Funk That is a fresh exciting group of musicians that have been performing throughout the tri-state area for years. More>
July 31 Los Hacheros
One of New York’s hottest new bands, Los Hacheros, will perform the BID Music on the Green Concert on Thursday, July 31, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, on New Rochelle’s Library Green.
Since 2011, Los Hacheros have been setting dance floors aflame with a gritty soulfulness that echoes of legends such as Ray Barretto, Fania, and Arsenio Rodriguez, but with an immediacy that is unmistakably New York, now More>
New Rochelle Downtown BID Farmer's Market
Please a look at our latest Farmer's Market newsletter by clicking HERE. Each week we email information on the entertainers and vendors appearing at the market.
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Saturday August 2nd Don't Miss the PIE EATING CONTEST
9:00 am Market Opens
9:30 am Pie Eating Contest Sign Up Starts
10:00 am Yoga on the Green with Westchester Yoga Arts FREE
11:00 am Dine on the Green
11:00 am BID Arts and Crafts:Pin Wheels and Wind Socks FREE
11:30 am Market Cooking with Sonia FREE
12:00 Live Music: The AndJam Band – Andrea & James Rohlehr FREE
12:30 pm Luscious Little Desserts Pie Eating Contest FREE
2:00 pm Market Closes for the Day
This season's vendors list is greatly expanded, including more cheeses, charcuterie, artisan foods and micro-brewed beers adding to the rich base of vendors from last year, ranging from upstate farm produce to knife sharpening.
Weekly free children's activities from arts and crafts to performers. More>