YONKERS, N.Y. - Music, stargazing, film and magic are some of the events taking place this weekend around Yonkers. Check out our events page for more listings.
Friday, July 27
Jazz & Blues at Dusk: 6:30 p.m. The summer concert series continues with “The Joey Berkley Quarter.” The Yonkers Amphitheatre is located at the end of Main Street.
Oh, What a Night: 6 p.m. The summer concert series at Ridge Hill continues with "Oh, What a Night," a musical tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. The Ridge Hill Center is located at 1 Ridge Hill Road.
Free Friday Nights: 5 p.m. Free admission to the Hudson River museum and free planetarium show beginning at 7 p.m. Inside the gallery enjoy exhibits like Gilded Age Magic and Westchester Women & War: Portraits and Hudson River Explorers. The Hudson River Museum is located at 511 Warburton Ave.
European Cinema Day: 12 p.m. The New York International Riverlight Film Festival kicks off day two who screenings of Russian film “Pechoria” and Austrian film “Body Complete.” The Riverfront Branch of the Yonkers Public Library is located at 1 Larkin Center.
Saturday, July 28
WorldFest 2012: 7:30 p.m. Untemyer Park’s music and dance journey around the world continue with a performance by the Yonkers Philharmonic. Admission is free. Bring your own seat. Untemyer Park is located at 945 N. Broadway.
New York Riverlight International Film Festival: 12 p.m. The festival continues with day three of the screenings, showing “Runaway,” a film from Bangladesh, and a variety of student films. The Riverfront Branch of the Yonkers Public Library is located at 1 Larkin Center.
Sunday, July 29
Magic Sundays: 1 p.m. Come enjoy live tricks on the Hudson River Museum’s magic stage performed by the Yonkers Society of American Magicians’ Assembly 194. The Hudson River Museum is located at 511 Warburton Ave.
Art & Science Sundays: The Science Barge’s summer activity calendar continues with the Blue Crab Blitz. These hands-on- workshops give children and adults a chance to learn about the barge and its environmental activities. On Sunday, learn about the crabs you catch as part of Blue Crab Blitz. The Science Barge is located at 99 Dock St.
Frankie Avalon Live in Concert: 6:30 p.m. The Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway’s summer concert series continue with Frankie Avalon. The Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway is located at 810 Yonkers Ave.