Holiday Canned Food Drive Launch to help support two local
food banks during the holiday season: Kingsbridge
Heights Community Center and St. Frances of Rome Food
Pantry. The deadline for Winter Holiday donations
will be Wednesday, December 11th.
Acceptable non-perishable items include canned fruits and
vegetables, cereals, dried beans, rice, tuna, coffee, teas,
canned juices, powdered milk, Jell-O, and soups. Thank
You, Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz! Details
Join the New Bronx Chamber of Commerce on Thursday,
December 5th for our Holiday Party
& Toy Drive from 6 - 10 PM. Dinner, Open Bar, and
RSVP by November 28th. Please bring an unwrapped toy.
- Bronx Chamber will be collecting
holiday toys for YoungLife, an organization which helps
young teen moms during their pregnancy and afterwards
through the caring and reliable relationships of adult
volunteers. See additional drop off locations for
Learn how to cook healthy Holiday recipes and try FREE food
samples from Plant Powered Metro NY on Wednesday, December
is co-sponsoring this food demonstration at the Bronx
CookSpace from 6:30 - 8 PM. Limited spots available so
Visit Wave Hill Holiday Workshops on December 7th and 8th.
Poured Beeswax Candles, Natural Wreaths, and Miniature
Southern Blvd. Chldren's Coat Holiday Give Away will be held
on Saturday, December 7th at Ponce Bank from
2:30 - 5:PM. at 980 Southern Blvd., Bronx 10459.
Christmas Masquerade Party will be held on Saturday,
December 7th at the Bronx YMCA, 2 Castle Hill Avenue, Bronx,
from 8 PM - 1 AM. It's our old-school fundraiser
so come ready to shake a leg to your favorite jams.
The theme is RED & BLACK MASQUERADE.
Bronx Museum Family Affair: Winter Wonder- land will be
held on Saturday, December 7th. Join us as we
celebrate the holiday season with an afternoon filled with
festive art activities for the entire family from 11 AM - 4
PM. Pre-registration is required.
Christ Church Riverdale proudly presents A Christmas
Concert/Festival of Carols, on Saturday, December 14th
and Sunday, December15th.
Join us for this
moving and exciting musical experience featuring a regional
choir with 50+ voices. Tickets @$20 are Required
here for December 14th from 4 - 6 PM and
here for December 15th from 3 -5 PM.
Ole Time Grand Market 2019 will be hosted by
Harry S Truman High School on Saturday, December 14th, from
5:30 - 9:30 PM. The Grand Market is a longstanding
tradition in Jamaica that takes place after the usual
Christmas morning service or on Christmas eve. A great time
will be had by the whole family as you stroll through the
brightly-decorated vendor stalls. Purchase tickets
HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTINGS BELOW:
Join the annual Bronx Little Italy
on Saturday, November 30th from 4-6 PM at
Ciccarone Park! Celebrate with us and listen to holiday
music as you enjoy Italian cookies and hot chocolate and, of
course, light the tree with special guest Chazz Palminteri.
Santa will also be stopping by so bring the kids!
Jerome Gun Hill BID Holiday Tree Lighting will include free
toys for children and pictures with Santa, on December 4th
from 5:30 - 7:30 PM. East Mosholu Parkway & Jerome
For more information, Call 718.324.4998
On Thursday, December 5th, come to the Lou Gehrig Plaza at
Bronx County Building, 851 Grand Concourse (161st Street)
for the Christmas Treet Lighting. Santa will be
handing out small gifts prepared by he and Mrs. Claus while
supplies last. Also, hot chocolate and carols sung by
students from a local school
Join the Westchester Square Christmas Event and Tree
Lighting on Friday, December 6th
from 5 - 8 PM.
Children will get tp tale a picture with Santa and have
presents from his workshop.
Bryan Park on E. Fordham Road & Kingsbridge Rd.
NYBG Holiday Lighting Ceremony on December
8th, 4 - 5:15 PM. The annual tree and menorah lighting
ceremony kicks off our Holiday Train Show season with the
soaring voices of carolers and special guests. Tickets on
Tree Lighting Mosholu Parkway 2019 will be held on Thursday,
from 6 - 8 PM.
Sponsored and hosted
by Community Board 7, volunteers of the Friends of Mosholu
Parkland (FOMP) will be sharing good cheer, community warmth
with hot apple cider and whip cream, cupcakes, and crafts
for all ages.
NYBG Holiday Train Show: Saturday, November 23, 2019 -
Sunday, January 26, 2020. New York City’s Holiday
Tradition Is Back. Marvel at model trains zipping through an
enchanting display of more than 175 famous New York
landmarks. See Events
Bronx Zoo Holiday Lights 2019: Animal lanterns,
sculptures, and colorful designs will light your way thru
park. Enjoy a magical night that's greener than ever
thanks to LED tech. November 29th - December 31st and
January 3rd -5th. See roaming carolers, enter the ice
carving competition on
December 28th, try seasonal foods and bring some
souvenirs home to enjoy.
Concert Featuring Rachel Kara Perez at
Woodlawn on December 15th,
from 3:30 - 4:30 PM. Join an event of Holiday
Music. In partnership with the Bronx Arts Ensemble. the
performance will be held in the beautiful Woolworth Chapel
on the grounds of Woodlawn Cemetery. Pre-registration is
On December 21st. Melrose Parranda
2019, the annual Puerto Rican Christmas caroling procession,
will stop at casita gardens throughout the Melrose
neighborhood in the Bronx, ending at the most famous casita,
Parkchester's Annual Celebration Of Kwanza on Saturday,
December 29th, will be held at St. Helena Church from
4 - 8 PM. Kwanza is .a connection to African cultures
through the seven principles to reaffirm dignity within the
Black community. There
will be lively entertainment. Please bring educational
or handcraft gifts for children. African
attire...African Market...Raffle...and Free Dinner.