Together on the Hudson River in a historic village "Less than one hour from NYC"
The Haverstraw Riverwide Arts & Music Festival was formed in 2014 by Haverstraw Riverwide Arts, to bring a full day of music and art set against the backdrop of the breathtaking Hudson River in Emeline Park, Haverstraw for the residents of Rockland County, NY and beyond.
Thanks to everyone who attended the festival on September 15th. See you next year.
September 15, 2018 - 11am-5pm
5th year of music and art
RAIN or SHINE. Admission is free.
LIVE MUSIC BY:
Richard Maldonado - local singer/songwriter - 11:15-12pm
Danielle Sheri - Soul, Blues, Funk, R&B - 12-1pm
Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center Drummers - 1-1:30pm
Fat Boi's Brass Band - Brass - 1:30-2pm
Elk City - Indie Pop - 3-4pm
DJ Ginny Norfleet - (at the gazebo behind restaurant Don Coqui) 2:30-3 and 4-5:30.
LIVE ART EVENT
Projex: 5, will present artists in the long tradition of “En Plein Air”, or French for outdoor painting. Artists will set up their easels on-site at Emeline Park for the duration of the festival. The Hudson River Valley has long been noted for its natural light qualities. They will capture live, in front of the festival goers, the scenes, various light and weather conditions of Haverstraw. Aip, through the Palisades Interstate Park Commission, is an organization that promotes Artists in the Parks. This group of artists, faring from NYC and its surrounds, travel the world, "Capturing the moment and sharing it through art”. A variety of mediums will be presented. Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase paintings from the artists after the festival. 11-5PM
Musical Instruments-Making COMMUNITY PROJECT - 11-4PM
Yarn Bombing with Jamie - 12-1:30pm
CRAFT & ART VENDORS:
Over 15 local artisans will feature their one of a kind items. 11-5PM
Waterfront restaurant Don Coqui will serve drink & small plate specials from 1-5pm, then stick around after the festival for a DJ dance party.
Raw Roots Vegan food truck
5 Senses Puerto Rican Fusion food truck
Tacos Marianita Mexican food
Laur's Cake Pops and Sweets
Ice is Nice home made ices
WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: EMELINE PARK is wheelchair accessible. Disabled guests may be dropped off in the park during festival hours. Port A Potties are also wheelchair accessible.
PARKING: is limited during festival hours in the park. View Directions + Parking.