Hastings Friday Night Live is an event hosted by the Village of Hastings-on-Hudson, intended to transform our downtown into a vibrant destination for residents and visitors alike. Everyone is invited to come together in the downtown to shop, dine and enjoy community!

Hastings Shopping Guide 2018

Updated November 2018, download this guide for a complete listing of Hastings shops: Download Shopping Guide

For more information or to join the HFNL Team, email or call 914/478-3400 x642.

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Hastings Friday Night Give

Logo and design work for all promo materials for Hastings Friday Night LIVE done by Howard Grossman + Jennifer Holiday, 744 Creative and RivertownsGuide.com

Spring Thing!
Sunday, May 19 from 12pm–4pm

(Warburton Avenue closed to traffic/Shine only/Please No Silly String!)

Food • Shops • Vendors  • Family Fun • Local Vintage Car Show • Live Music • Museum of Interesting Things • Fire Department Cookout

12 Noon • Pink PAN-thers featuring the Hastings High School Steel Pan Band under the direction of Ken Jernigan

1:15pm •  riverrun featuring Adam Hart and Ken Tuccillo

2:15pm •  The Greenheart


• Hastings Velo’s 1967 Volvo 122S
• Ramsey Faragallah’s 1960 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Convertible
• Jason Fein’s 1973 Toyota FJ40
• Hastings Velo’s 1967 Volvo 122S
• Jack’s 66 Chevel SS 
• David Jackowe’s 1925 Model T Ford
• Arthur Riolo’s 1946 Chevy *Carryall
*named after Riolo’s Meat Market which operated from approximately 1910 – 1968
in downtown Hastings-on-Hudson
• Mark Safire’s 1969 Mercury Cougar Convertible
• Gerard Sava’s 1966 Mercedes Benz 230SL 
• Bob Siegel’s 1967 Austin Healy Mark 3000
• Corky Soderstrom’s 1964 Chevy Impala SS convertible
• Kathy Soderstrom’s1968 Chevelle Convertible
• Anthony Tarricone’s 1969 GTO Convertible


• Bouncy Castles, Carnival Games, Face Painting
• Visit the Amanda Kupillas Dance and The Observatory Shop booth from 1-3 PM for a Craft Activity!

Children will get to create felt flowers that will be used as part of the scenery and displayed on stage at the production of “A Walk In Monet’s Garden” by Amanda Kupillas Dance on June 8th at Andrus On Hudson.  Eager students will also be able to create a yarn wrapped flower that they can take home. You can also get more information about Amanda Kupillas Dance and The Observatories collaboration for their Summer Camp in July. Information will be available at the booth. 

Friday Night Live!
Friday, June 14 from 6pm–9pm

Warburton Avenue closed to traffic/rain date 6/21
Please No Silly String!


Intervention by the It’s Showtime NYC dancers.
6:45pm •  join the 20 minute interactive workshop where you can learn some Hip-Hop, FlexN and/or Lifefeet moves.

7:15pm – 7:25pm • Street Dance Performance featuring solos, duets, and group chores

7:25pm – 7:45pm •  “7 to smoke dance “battle” where you will decide who moves on to the next round!

7:45pm – 8pm • Open cypher inviting locals to dance

*It’s Showtime NYC celebrates New York City street culture and provides performance and professional development opportunities to street and subway dancers as a legal alternative to dancing in subway cars. www.itsshowtime.nyc

2019 Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 19: Spring Thing! (Warburton Avenue closed to traffic)12pm–4pm

Sunday, May 26: Memorial Day Parade

Saturday, June 1: RiverArts Music Tour.
12 Noon – 12 Midnight, 120 concerts in 30 venues throughout the Rivertowns, free to the public, for more info and a map: riverarts.org/MT19 

Friday, June 14: Friday Night Live (Warburton Avenue closed to traffic)

Saturday, June 22: Pride Trolley, 11am–5pm, organized by the Rivertowns Chamber of Commerce.

June, 29, July 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30: River Spirit Music Waterfront Concerts:

Saturday, September 7: River Spirit Music Festival  – Draper Park

Friday, October 4: Friday Night Live Oktoberfest & Fire Department Demonstrations
(rain date 10/11) 6pm–9pm

October, 19, 20 & 31: Hastings Halloween Events

Friday, December 6: Friday Night Live Lights Up The Night! Village Crawl and Tree Lighting 6pm–10pm

Thursday, December 12: Drop & Shop Bingo Night at the JHCC

Thursday, December 19: Drop & Shop Movie Night at the JHCC

Sunday, December 15: Holiday Celebration at the JHCC