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Family Listings
through August 26 from 6:30-8pm
Jazz Forum Arts 2016 Free Summer Concerts 31st Anniversary Season! | All around the Rivertowns
All Concerts 6:30-8pm. info: 914-631-1000 jazzforumarts.org
17th Annual Dobbs Ferry Summer Music Series
Ten Free Wednesday Evening Concerts at Waterfront Park, foot of High Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY (June 22 –
Aug. 24, Indoors at Hudson Social)
7/27: Alison Shearer Quintet
8/3: Tessa Souter Quartet
8/10: The New York Jazz Exchange
8/17: Tony Jefferson & Groovocity
8/24: Mike Freeman Zona Vibe

7th Annual Sunset Jazz at
Lyndhurst Concert Series

635 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
Eight Free Thursday Evening Concerts (July 7 – August 25, cancelled by 3pm if rain)
7/28: Django Festival All-Stars
8/4: Ray Blue Organ Quartet
8/11: Nelson Riveros Quartet
8/18: Stephanie Chou Project
8/25: Zoila Pianista Latin Jazz Group

Jazz at Pierson Park, Tarrytown
West Main Street, Tarrytown, NY
Eight Free Friday Evening Concerts at the Hudson River (July 8 – August 26, indoors in new Recreation Center on site if rain)
7/29: Joanna Wallfisch Group
8/5: Charged Particles feat. Paul McCandless
8/12: Audrey Silver Quintet
8/19: Danny Mixon Quartet Birthday Celebration!
8/26: Jazz Forum Arts Vocal Winners!

Jazz at Horan's Landing Park
9 River Street, Sleepy Hollow, NY
4 Tuesday Evening Concerts (August 2 – 23, cancelled if rain)
Mark Morganelli & The Jazz Forum All-Stars
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Friday, July 29 from 8:30pm-10:30pm
Movie under the Stars: Goosebumps [link] | Philipse Manor Hall, 29 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers
Part two of our three part Movie under the Stars movies series with a live action movie about the classic scary children's series, Goosebumps. The movie takes place on the west lawn of the Manor and is free of charge! Patrons are encouraged to bring their own refreshments and a blanket to lie on.

Friday, July 29 @ 8pm
"You've Got a Friend" – he Music of Catole King & James Taylor [link] | Paramont Hudson Valley
Two long time friends and collaborators, hit songwriter Kirsti Manna and national recording artist Jonathan Birchfield capture the essence of friendship through music with their dynamic performances. With stylistic comparisons to Carole King and James Taylor, audiences enjoy Kirsti's unique artistry on piano and vocals with Jonathan's velvet toned vocals and guitar. The duo takes their audiences back with favorites like "How Sweet It Is," "Carolina in My Mind," "I Feel the Earth Move," and of course, the incomparable, "You've Got a Friend."

Friday, July 29 @ 8pm
Stooges Brass Band starring Trombone Shorty [link] | Hudson River Museum Amphitheater
High energy! New Orleans brass, modern jazz, hip-hop beat.

Saturday, July 30 from 8:30am - 1:30pm
Hastings Farmers Market [link] | Outside at the Library Lot, 7 Maple Ave., Hastings
Summer Market resumes with longer hours.


Saturday, July 30 from 4pm - 8pm
Front Porch Jamboree & Potluck Picnic [link] | Dobbs Ferry Historical Society, 12 Elm Street
Join us on the lawn of the Dobbs Ferry Historical Society for the Common Ground Front Porch Jamboree and Potluck Picnic. Featuring live music by: Radoslav Lorkovic, Andrea Asprelli and Abby Hollander, Greetings from Anywhere, Eric Lee and Jacob Bernz. Bring the kids, pack a picnic (and something to share at the potluck table), and help us celebrate a mid-summers eve in style.

Saturday, July 30 @ 8pm
Singin’ in the Rain [link] | Hudson River Museum Amphitheater
From silent to sound production for a film company. Not rated. 1 hr 43 min

Sunday, July 31 rom 9am - 1:30pm
Irvington Farmers Market [link] | Main Street School, Irvington
Find out more about the market at irvmkt.org.


Sundays, July 31, August 7, 21
Cultural Heritage Festivals: Irish-American [link] | Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale
Experience a variety of cultures from around the world this summer without leaving Westchester County during the annual Cultural Heritage Celebrations held in county parks. Festivals will be held rain or shine. Seating is informal; bring blankets or folding chairs for seating on the lawn. All festivals are sponsored by Westchester County Parks.
Sunday, July 31 from 1pm – 5:30pm: Irish-American - Ridge Road Park, Hartsdale
Sunday, Aug. 7 from 11:30am – 6:30pm: Heritage of India - Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla
Sunday, Aug. 21 from 12noon – 6pm: Jewish - Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla


Friday, August 5 @ 9pm
War [link] | Paramont Hudson Valley
An American Original; WAR was the first and most successful musical crossover phenomenon that forever fused rock, jazz, Latin, and R&B, while transcending racial and cultural barriers with a multi-ethnic line-up; a musical melting pot and an enduring influence that has sold nearly 50 million records to date. Today, WAR is a permanent part of America's pop cultural landscape. A touring act that performs 150 shows a year and whose catalogue of timeless hits permeates our everyday lives.

Saturday, August 6 @ 8pm
Dead on Live [link] | Paramont Hudson Valley
Dead On Live celebrates the life and music of the Grateful Dead's spiritual leader Jerry Garcia, by presenting an evening of music that digs deep into to his incredible, stylistically-diverse career. From his bluegrass roots, psychedelic 60s, to his amazing artistic development of the 70's, both as a songwriter and musician, DOL pays tribute to his legacy, taking you on a sonic journey that faithfully recreates the touch and tone, the heart and soul of this American music icon.

Sunday, August 7 @ 1pm
Dobbs Ferry 11th Annual Road to Freedom Walk flyer | Walk from Gould Park to Meade House
Download the flyer to see the schedule of events. Event is free.

Wednesday, August 10 @ 8pm
Deadgrass [link] | Garcia's at the Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Avenue, Port Chester
Featuring Matt Turk

Friday, August 12 begins @ 6pm
Family Movie NIght: Hotel Transylvania [link] | Kensico Dam Plaza
"Entergy Screenings under the Stars" free outdoor movie series.

Sunday, August 14 from 10am- 4pm (also on Sept 11, Oct 9 & Nov 13)
Hastings Flea [link] | Hastings Train Station
The Hastings Flea, Westchester’s best outdoor, curated market and monthly community event begins on their fourth season! Join us by the river in the beautiful and charming Hastings-on-Hudson on July 10th for the Hastings Flea, Westchester's best outdoor market from 10am-4pm. New and loved vendors selling unique, locally made and collected items. Find vintage and antique treasures, home goods, mid-century modern furniture, records, comics, classic posters, up cycled goods, hand crafted clothing, jewelry, crafts and much more!

Saturday, August 20 @ 8pm
Dave Attell [link] | Paramount Hudson Valley
He was named one of the "25 Funniest People in America" by Entertainment Weekly Magazine. His caustic wit, rapid-fire delivery and his choice of material that can best be described as "very adult" has earned him the reputation as a "comic's comic." But if you ask Attell, he'd say, "I'm just trying to get some laughs and sell some drinks."

Thursday. August 25 @ 7pm
Toad The Wet Sprocket & Rusted Root [link] | Paramount Hudson Valley
Toad The Wet Sprocket pairs soulful, insightful lyrics with melodic rock-pop. While most will feel the comforting familiarity of the Billboard-charting hits, "Walk on the Ocean," "All I Want," "Something's Always Wrong," and "Fall Down," new fans will also be well familiar with their new hits such as "California Wasted" which continues to climb the charts.

Friday, August 26 @ 8pm
Boz Scaggs [link] Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
Boz Scaggs released his 21st album, A Fool To Care, in March of 2015 and to no ones surprise RollingStone magazine named it one of the top 50 albums of the year, Number 18 to be exact. And we are delighted that he will be bringing his music to the Paramount Hudson Valley Theater for the first time! Fans who have followed Scaggs' remarkable career dating back to the late Sixties, know all about him with the Steve Miller Band and Toto as well as his solo triumphs. His soul is effortless and deeply felt, never making a show of itself, but unmistakably evident in every lyric he delivers. "I'm at a point where I'm having a lot of fun with music, more than ever," Boz Scaggs says about his spellbinding new album, A Fool to Care. "It's like I'm just going wherever I want to go with it."

Friday, August 26 from 8:30pm-10:30pm
Movie under the Stars: "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip" [link] | Philipse Manor Hall, 29 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers
Stop by the Manor for the last installment of our Movie under the Stars movie series. Don't worry that the summer is almost over and school is just around the corner; head off on a road trip with our favorite Chipmunks! The movie takes place on the west lawn of the Manor and is free of charge! Patrons are encouraged to bring their own refreshments and a blanket to lie on.

September 1 from 8pm - 10pm
The Wallflowers [link] | Paramount Hudson Valley
With two Grammy Awards and more than seven million albums sold worldwide, The Wallflowers, have been bringing their unique and alternative style to every performance for over 25 years. Co-founders, Jakob Dylan and Tobi Miller formed the Wallflowers in 1989 and released their first album, The Wallflowers, in 1992. With the success of their 1996 album Bringing Down the Horse, the Los Angeles-based alternative rock band was able to attain their creative and rhythmic style. Their most recent album, Glad All Over, debuted in 2012 and recaptured their vivid and colorful style that'll have you moving to the beat.

September 16, 17, 18
Fall Crafts [link] | Lyndhurst
Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst, now entering its fourth decade, ushers in the fall with the rose garden in bloom and the autumn leaves beginning to change along the majestic Hudson River. 300 artists fill the grounds of the Neo-Gothic Lyndhurst estate offering the first taste of fall shopping as well as exciting activities for the entire family such as tours of the Lyndhurst mansion, live music and craft demonstrations. Children's activities such as a still walker, balloon animals, face-painting, storytelling and our special Fairy Ladies, are ongoing. It's a great day for the entire family at one of America's most beautiful landmarks.

Sunday, September 18
Donovan: The Retrospective / Sunshine Superman Fiftieth Anniversary Tour 2016 [link] | Paramount Hudson Valley
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of his #1 hit "Sunshine Superman," Donovan has announced a U.S. tour that will include a performance at the classic Paramount Hudson Valley Theater in Peekskill, NY on September 18th. The Peekskill show comes three days after Donovan's return to New York's Carnegie Hall, his first performance there since February of 1966. That show sold out within days of going on sale. The single "Sunshine Superman" rose to the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on September 3, 1966.

Saturday, October 15 @ 1pm
2016 Fare Walk for Food Allergy [link] | Glen Island Park, Weyman Ave, New Rochelle
The FARE Walk for Food Allergy, raises critical funds and awareness each year to create a safer, more inclusive world for the 15 million Americans with food allergies. This year, tens of thousands of people will gather at walks in more than 50 communities nationwide to support their loved ones, friends, co-workers and neighbors living with life-threatening food allergies.

Saturday, October 15
Dobbs Ferry Festa | Cedar and Main Streets

Saturday, October 15 from 10am - 5pm
Sleepy Hollow Street Fair [link] | Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow
rain or shine

Sunday, October 23
12th Annual 5K Lindsey Run/Walk [link] | Purchase College
The Lindsey M. Bonistall Foundation, is dedicated to promoting peaceful and safe living environments in college communities. Through our programs we empower students and their families to be proactive in safeguarding themselves against crime.

Friday, November 11 @ 8pm
Colin Hay [link] Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
Colin Hay is familiar to millions as the frontman, songwriter, and vocalist of pop sensation Men at Work ("Down Under," "Overkill," "Who Can it Be Now?"). Hay is justifiably proud of his place in pop history, but since moving to Los Angeles in 1989, he's made 11 critically-acclaimed solo albums, including the highly successful Man at Work, and has recently announced the release of his new album Next Year People on Compass Records.

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Kids and Toddlers & Parents/Caregivers
Please confirm all events before heading out. RivertownsGuide.com is not responsible for venue schedule changes.

Quick Links for Events, Outings & Venues:
Ardsley Library [link]
Dobbs Ferry Library [link]
Hastings Library [link]
Irvington Library [link]
Warner Library, Tarrytown [link]
Chappaqua Library [link]

Barnes & Noble, Central Avenue, Yonkers [link]
Citibabes, Scarsdale [link]
Greenburgh Nature Center [link]
JCC on the Hudson [link]
Kids Unplugged [link]
Mothers & More [link]
The Rivertown Play Group [link]
WestchesterMommy.com [link]

Mommy and Me Classes / Play Groups (Please check with venue before heading out)
A Nu Toy Store [link]
Greenburgh Hebrew Center [link]
Groove (Music for Aardvarks) [link]
Hastings Recreation Department [link]
Hastings Station Café [link] Hastings, 205-3423
JCC of Midwestchester [link]
Mommy and Me with Bobby Doowah [link]
Music Together [link]
Musical Munchkins [link]
Over the Moon and More [link]
Toddler Messy Art [link]

Weekly Programs at the Libraries:
Irvington Public Library: [link]
Dobbs Ferry Public Library [link]
Ardsley Public Library [link]
Warner Public Library, Tarrytown [link]
Hastings Public Library [link]
Follow the links for Days & TImes.


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