Downtown Events

Since its founding, New Rochelle’s Business Improvement District (BID) has made enormous contributions to the vitality of our downtown. Following is a list of upcoming events and activities sponsored by the BID. I hope that some will interest you or your family.

Spring Sidewalk Sales
May 12 to 15, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Throughout Central Business District
More than thirty merchants will be participating, with colorful balloons marking each sale location. This year’s theme: “Inflated Balloons = Deflated Prices.”

Westchester Chamber Orchestra Performance
July 1st, 6:30pm
Library Green (Library Lobby in case of rain)
Twenty-five musicians and guest soloists will perform selections from the Great American Songbook, Broadway tunes, and operatic arias.

Jazz on the Green
July 15, 22, and 29, 6:30pm
Library Green (Library Theater in case of rain)
Live evening jazz performances, three Thursdays in a row.

Movies Under the Stars
August 5 and 12, Dusk
Library Green (Library Theater in case of rain)
Finding Nemo and Pirates of the Caribbean are this year’s selections for outdoor screening.

Fall Sidewalk Sales
September 7 to 11, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Throughout Central Business District

Family Fun Festival
October 23rd, 10:00am to 12:00noon
Library Green Kiosk is Staging Area

Downtown Window Painting and Halloween Mask Making. Great for children.
Merchants’ Urchins Parade and Pumpkin Painting
October 30th, 10:00am to 12:00noon
Starts at New Roc City
A great way to work off candy calories in advance of the big day.