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ArtsFest Returns: September 22nd and 23rd

ArtsFest returns on September 22nd and 23rd, and it sure to be another great celebration of New Rochelle’s rich cultural and artistic offerings. Throughout the weekend, you can enjoy countless events and performances, including an antique car show, a behind the scenes tour of world-renowned pop artist Charles Fazzino’s studio, free performances at the PAC … Continue reading ArtsFest Returns: September 22nd and 23rd

City’s 325th Anniversary Gets a Bold New Logo

Next year’s 325th anniversary of the founding of New Rochelle will offer many opportunities to look back on and celebrate our rich history and diverse culture. But the unifying image on anniversary publications — and on banners that will line our streets — will be a forward-looking, contemporary, bold logo designed by New Rochelle resident … Continue reading City’s 325th Anniversary Gets a Bold New Logo

Celebrate Bastille Day & Look Ahead to Next Year’s Birthday Bash

Anticipating next year’s celebration of our city’s 325th birthday, the New Rochelle Council on the Arts has sponsored a nationwide “Call for a 325th Anniversary Logo” with an independent panel of judges selecting a winner and two runners-up from the submissions. This Friday, July 13th at 10:00 am, the winning design will be officially unveiled … Continue reading Celebrate Bastille Day & Look Ahead to Next Year’s Birthday Bash

New Rochelle To Celebrate 325th Anniversary

Next year brings us the opportunity to celebrate the 325th anniversary of the founding of New Rochelle. From 1688 until today, from a small settlement of French Huguenots escaping religious persecution to our dynamic, diverse city — we will have plenty to celebrate. Former City Council Member Marianne Sussman is leading the volunteer effort to … Continue reading New Rochelle To Celebrate 325th Anniversary

Breakfast Fundraiser at AJ’s to Support “The Meeting Place”

Since its founding in 2009, the Ward Acres Community Garden has transformed a previously underutilized portion of the park into a lively and beautiful showcase for local agriculture. The Community Garden’s success is a real tribute to the sweat equity and dedication of local volunteer gardeners. Last year, garden organizers announced a plan to add … Continue reading Breakfast Fundraiser at AJ’s to Support “The Meeting Place”

Dining for the Arts Returns on November 12th

Make your reservation now for Dining for the Arts, a terrific evening of dinners in private homes throughout New Rochelle, followed by an after-party at the Wykagyl Country Club. This year’s theme is “The Artist’s Palette” and all dinners will be associated with a color. That brief description really doesn’t do justice to the creativity … Continue reading Dining for the Arts Returns on November 12th

Summer Sounds Concert Series Begins at Hudson Park

The New Rochelle Council on the Arts will present eight summer concerts at the Hudson Park Bandshell, starting Wednesday July 6. Whether you love jazz, rock, bluegrass, or opera, the Emil Paolucci Summer Sounds Concert Series is for you (and your family), with a free concert every Wednesday night in July and August. The Pony … Continue reading Summer Sounds Concert Series Begins at Hudson Park

New Rochelle Arts Fest is This Weekend

Arts Fest returns to New Rochelle this weekend, with events scheduled throughout the city on Saturday, October 2nd and Sunday, October 3rd from 12:00pm to 5:00pm. Don’t miss art exhibits, live music, great food, incredible performances, shopping, and tours of artists’ studios. You can take a self-guided tour or ride the free “Culture Trolley” linking … Continue reading New Rochelle Arts Fest is This Weekend