Historic Hudson River Towns
Working Together on the Shores of the Hudson

Rockland

County Image: 
Hudson River Towns in Rockland County, New York

Flavors of Haverstraw Food Crawl

June 4, 2017

Haverstraw RiverArts and the Village of Haverstraw are celebrating spring and the diverse culinary options Downtown with the 4th “Flavors of Haverstraw" – a small plates or tapas-focused "food crawl" or food sampling guided walking tour, which will take place Sunday, June 4th 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm. (Raindate: June 11th) Over fifteen restaurants are participating with live outdoor music scattered throughout Downtown's restaurant row. 

Read more

Historical Society of Nyack Edward Hopper's Nyack Walking Tour

June 11, 2017

Born and raised in Nyack, Hopper said that “In every artist’s development the gem of the later work is always found in the earlier. What he once was, he always is.” See Nyack through his eyes. This tour highlights the influence of light, water, and architecture. We’ll meet at Edward Hopper House Art Center, 82 N. Broadway.

Read more

Historical Society of Nyack Upper Nyack Walking Tour

June 25, 2017

This tour begins across from “Pretty Penny” the former residence of Helen Hayes and Charles MacArthur and proceeds north on Broadway past a string of remarkably detailed Victorian mansions, a fire company, and sites of early shipbuilding and commerce. We’ll meet at the NW corner of N. Broadway and 6th Avenue.

Read more

Historical Society of Nyack Edward Hopper's Nyack Walking Tour

September 17, 2017

Born and raised in Nyack, Hopper said that “In every artist’s development the gem of the later work is always found in the earlier. What he once was, he always is.” See Nyack through his eyes. This tour highlights the influence of light, water, and architecture. We’ll meet at Edward Hopper House Art Center, 82 N. Broadway.

Read more

Historical Society of Nyack Downtown Nyack Walking Tour

September 24, 2017

Trace Nyack’s growth from a small river village to a major commercial and manufacturing center during the Gilded Age when Nyack was called the “Gem of the Hudson”. See many of the same buildings that were present at the turn-of-the-century when Nyack was the center of Rockland County life. We’ll meet at the foot of Main Street, at the Hudson River.

Read more

Historical Society of Nyack South Nyack Walking Tour

October 8, 2017

Visit the homes of Carson McCullers (author of “Member of the Wedding”), Hudson River school painter Julian O. Davidson, versatile artist Mortimer Borne, and others. See four Victorians in a row on S. Broadway and many others with their floral stained glass entries, palladian windows, mansard roofs, pattern roof shingles, and elaborate roof-supporting brackets. We’ll meet at the SW corner of S. Broadway and Cedar Hill Avenue.

Read more
Historical Society of Nyack Oak Hill Cemetery Walking Tour

Historical Society of Nyack Oak Hill Cemetery Walking Tour

October 15, 2017

Walk scenic Oak Hill Cemetery & celebrate the lives of many “permanent residents” of the Nyacks who made their mark on the national, state, and local stages. Actress Helen Hayes, playwrights Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, artist Edward Hopper, author Carson McCullers and some of the earliest settlers of the Nyacks are buried here. We’ll meet at the cemetery entrance gate, Route 9w, between Sickles Avenue and 5th Avenue.

Read more

Holiday Lights of Nyack

December 2, 2017

Greet the season at the Annual Holiday Lights of Nyack event! There will be live caroling, a tree lighting, a holiday story reading free cocoa and cider and a visit by Santa. This village tradition is sure to get you and your family into the holiday spirit.

Read more

Halloween Parade

October 28, 2017

The Nyack Chamber of Commerce will host its 30th annual Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 28 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm (rain date Sunday, October 29) in the heart of Nyack. Festivities begin at 3:00 pm The event, organized by the Chamber and sponsored by leading local merchants, is the largest parade of its kind outside New York City, second only in magnitude to the Greenwich Village event — and just as spectacular in terms of color and sheer pageantry.

Read more

The Nyack Famous Street Fair

October 8, 2017

The Nyack Famous Street Fair will be held from 10 to 5 downtown Main Street and Broadway and is held rain or shine. This exciting event is a great way to spend a spring day shopping amongst the over three hundred vendors from five states lining downtown Nyack. The fair features booths bursting with arts and crafts, a great selection of retail items, collectibles, home décor and commercial vendors. The whole family will have fun shopping at this unique street fair.

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Rockland

©2017 Historic Hudson
River Towns, Inc.

Jerry Faiella
Executive Director
Phone: 914-760-8067

Nancy Gold
Marketing Director
Phone: 914-232-6583

Dutchess