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Rye Town Park Sponsored Events

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Free Events and Programs Presented by Rye Town Park

With Support From Local Sponsors

For information about "Off - Season" Events, please visit the Off- Season Event Page!

Rye Town Park is a great place to be to enjoy a wide range of cultural events at our wonderful parkland setting.  All the events are free. 

1.      Twilight Concert Series - 7 pop, rock and swing concerts Featuring Local bands

2.      Children’s Storytimes Programs led by the staff of the Rye Free Reading Room          

3.      Jonathan Blair’s Family Magic Show and Elton John’s Animated Movie “Gnomio and           Juliet” - both outdoors at the north end of the park

4.      Two Performances of Shakespeare In The Park - “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

5.       “Songs For Seeds” Children’s Live Music Program

For other information about Park Events and Programs, please visit our Facebook Page!

Free Events and Programs Presented by Rye Town Park

With Support From Local Sponsors

For information about "Off - Season" Events, please visit the Off- Season Event Page!

Rye Town Park is a great place to be to enjoy a wide range of cultural events at our wonderful parkland setting.  All the events are free. 

1.      Twilight Concert Series - 7 pop, rock and swing concerts Featuring Local bands

2.      Children’s Storytimes Programs led by the staff of the Rye Free Reading Room          

3.      Jonathan Blair’s Family Magic Show and Elton John’s Animated Movie “Gnomio and           Juliet” - both outdoors at the north end of the park

4.      Two Performances of Shakespeare In The Park - “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

5.       “Songs For Seeds” Children’s Live Music Program

For other information about Park Events and Programs, please visit our Facebook Page!

1. Twilight Concert Series -

All Concerts are held in the south pavilion, with lots of room for sitting outdoors on the lawn or beach.  They start at 7:30 pm and end about 9 pm.  Concerts are normally held rain or shine, except in heavy thunderstorms.  There are two rain dates scheduled, if needed.  Picnicking  is welcome starting at 6 pm.

 

Date                                        Concert

 

Tuesday, June 20                  Concert –Vital Funkshun                             

Tuesday, June 27                  Concert – Twist Of Fate

Wednesday, July 5                 Concert – Reddy Valentino Orchestra

Tuesday, July 11                    Concert – Urban Coyotes

Tuesday, July 18                    Concert – Billy and the Showmen

Tuesday, July 25                    Concert - The Derivatives

Tuesday, Aug 1 -                    rain date*

Tuesday, Aug 8                      Concert – Angelo Rubino Band

Tuesday, Aug 15 -                  rain date*

 

Major funding For the Concerts has been provided by the local branches of TD Bank -Port Chester, Rye Brook and Rye City.  Additional support comes from Rye Beach Pharmacy - Port Chester, Rye Brook and Rye City. 

2. Children’s Storytimes Programs -

The staff of the Rye Free Reading Room will be leading young children and their caregivers in a fun and educational series of reading, games and other activities on Tuesday mornings from 9:30 to 10:15 am, from July 12 through August 22.  Each program provides participants very interactive things to do.  The programs will be held rain or shine. 

Sessions will be held at the South Pavilion.

3. Outdoor Family Magic Show and Outdoor Movie -

 

The performances will be held on the lawn at the hill by the north beach entrance and snack bar building.

The family-oriented magic show will start at 7 pm. on Thursday, July 13 and run about 45 minutes. 

The outdoor movie, “Gnomio and Juliet” will start at about 8:30 and run for 84 minutes.  It features music by Elton John and the voices of many well-known actors. 

But some audience members may think they have heard this story before. 

Major funding for this program is provided by Carpet Trends of Rye.  The rain date will be Thursday, July 20th. 

4. Shakespeare In The Park-

The real Shakespeare in the Park , “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will be held on the lawn by the small pavilion Lawnchair Theatre company will present performances on Friday, July 29 and Saturday, July 30th.  Shows start at 6:30 pm and end about 9 pm.

These performances are provided with major funding by Atria Senior Living in Rye Brook, with additional support from Stillpointe Accupuncture in Rye.

                                                  5. SONGS FOR SEEDS-

                                                                            Songs for seeds is not only about the music (but the music is great). The programs engage kids all while laying the foundation of early childhood education through musical                                                                             activities. The 45 minute program will held on Saturday, September 2nd at ll a.m. at the south pavilion.