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Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in News

Riverfest Food Vendor Application 2017

The 25th Annual Yonkers Riverfest will be held rain or shine on Saturday, September 16th, from Noon to 6:00 pm. The Riverfest is a festival that has drawn 25,000 people to the Yonkers Downtown and will include the best in musical entertainment, arts, crafts, great food, exhibits, children’s activities and much more throughout the day. It is Yonkers biggest outdoor event and a great tradition. Download: Riverfest Food Vendor Form 2017 VENDOR GUIDELINES 1. Each exhibition space is 10 feet x 10 feet. 2. Vendors will be assigned a booth location, you cannot choose your location. Location and Parking Instructions will be sent to you prior to the event via email. Locations are NOT negotiable. 3. Set-up starts and 8:00 am, must be completed by 11:00 AM, and must be removed by 6:00 PM. 4. No Amplified sound of any type without separate written consent. 5. You MUST provide a copy of your NYS Vendor Certificate of Authority if you are a commercial/art vendor. 6. All Vendors MUST provide...

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Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in News

25th Annual Yonkers Riverfest 2017 – Vendor Application

The 25th Annual Yonkers Riverfest will be held rain or shine on Saturday, September 16th, from Noon to 6:00 pm. The Riverfest is a festival that has drawn 25,000 people to the Yonkers Downtown and will include the best in musical entertainment, arts, crafts, great food, exhibits, children’s activities and much more throughout the day. It is Yonkers biggest outdoor event and a great tradition. Download: Riverfest Vendor Form 2017 VENDOR GUIDELINES 1. Each exhibition space is 10 feet x 10 feet. 2. Vendors will be assigned a booth location, you cannot choose your location. Location and Parking Instructions will be sent to you prior to the event via email. Locations are NOT negotiable. 3. Set-up starts and 8:00 am, must be completed by 11:00 AM, and must be removed by 6:00 PM. 4. No Amplified sound of any type without separate written consent. 5. You MUST provide a copy of your NYS Vendor Certificate of Authority if you are a commercial/art vendor. 6. You MUST provide a copy...

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Posted by on Aug 29, 2016 in News

Tito Puenté Jr on the Main Stage at the Yonkers Riverfest

Completing the Riverfest’s amazing Trio of headline bands, is  the legendary Tito Puenté Jr, who will light up the stage with Afro-Caribbean Rhythms, Latin Jazz and Club Style music.  A Billboard Music Award winner, Tito and his killer line-up of musicians are festival, casino and theater favorites all over the world. Puente’s orchestra includes baritone, tenor and alto sax, one or two trombones and two trumpets. A five-piece rhythm section, with conga, timbales, bass, piano and trap set, completes the ensemble. The music is timeless, but there was a time in the 1950s, the “I Love Lucy” era, when Latin music permeated popular culture. Tito Jr. reveres the lasting impact his father had on our musical lives. “People who don’t know anything about Latin music know my father and people always, always smile when they say my father’s name,” he confides. “That is a very special gift I have been given.” These amazing artists will perform in addition to twenty-three other groups on 5 separate stages. Truly there will be entertainment...

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