Arts & Leisure

09/07 New Rochelle Street Fair on Main Street 11:00 AM


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Second Annual New Rochelle Street Fair and Music Festival will take place on Sunday, September 7th from 11:00am to 5:00pm on Main Street between Centre Avenue and North Avenue in the center of the downtown. Admission is free. The festival is presented by in partnership with the City of New Rochelle.

Hey New Rochelle, we’re having a Street Fair! Who Knew?


The City of New Rochelle is partnering with for New Rochelle’s Second Annual Street Fair.

So who is in charge of promoting and advertising this second annual event? Most likely the same people that didn’t promote the first annual fair very well. Where are the signs, the banners, newspaper/media coverage, and the radio and TV ads?

TV Shows Filmed in Westchester Earn 29 Emmy Nominations


WESTCHESTER, NY -- While television viewers around the world gear up for the 66th Annual Emmy Awards Show on August 25, 2014, Westchester County, New York is beaming over the 29 Emmy nominations received by various series that have filmed here recently.

New Rochelle BID Farmer's Market This Saturday


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle BID Market Saturday, August 2nd on the Library Green


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

A Salute To Superheroes At Playland


Rye, NY -- Kids of all ages can have fun meeting iconic characters from comics and screen during Superhero Day on Sunday, August 10, at Playland Park in Rye.

Sweet Potato Pie Eating Contest at the Market: Yummy!


GifNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Regulars at our Farmers market know about the fabulous, as in really, really good deserts prepared weekly by Diana Scott-Sho, owner/baker of The Luscious Little Dessert Company.

Mark Your Calendar For Two Playland Concerts


WESTCHESTER, NY -- Get ready for two great shows at Playland this summer. Hot Chelle Rae is live in concert on Friday, July 25 at Playland's Music Tower Stage starting at 6 p.m., followed by spectacular fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Then on Sunday, July 27, Bridgit Mendler and the RunAround Tour take the stage for non-stop music and fun from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

NRPL Summer Programs - Highlights For Week Of July 21st


A rich array of free programs continues at the New Rochelle Public Library. In addition to weekly workshop and events for preschool, elementary, middle and high school students, the following are open to all ages: