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

Upcoming Destination Hastings Events
Summer Hastings Farmers Market
• Every Saturday through Thanksgiving
“Hastings-OZ-Hudson” Events 
Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of the Wizard of Oz
September 1–November 2, 2019
Art Exhibition
We’re Not in Kansas Anymore, Journeys to Places Real and Imagined, presented by the Hastings Village Arts Commission.
29 artists respond to the question, “Where has your art taken you?”
Hastings Village Hall
7 Maple Avenue, Hastings
Viewing hours, Mon.- Sat, 9-4:30 pm

• Thursday, September 12, 6pm–8pm: Art Exhibition Opening Party The Hastings Village Arts Commission Exhibit “We’re Not In Kansas Anymore- Journeys to Places Real + Imagined” • Hastings Village Hall. Live Music & refreshments, free,

• Sunday, September 22, 2pm–4pm: Special Talk: The Magical Life of Billie Burke. Presented by Natalie Barry, President, Hastings Historical Society
Hastings Public Library, The Orr Room. Lecture followed by reception

• Saturday October 5

“Follow the Yellow Balloons!” throughout Downtown Hastings-on-Hudson for “Oz” themed specials and activities at businesses! Check this page for a list of participating merchants or just head downtown and follow the yellow balloons!

Attend The Good Witch Coffee Bar – ‘Oz” Family Events at the Metro North Train Station:

9am–12pm: The Technicolor Pachyderm, presented by the Hastings Village Arts Commission, Help build and paint a colorful paper cache elephant!

“The Good Witch’s Bubble Party” 3pm–5pm
Families are invited to come make oversized bubbles in the spirit of Glinda’s preferred mode of transportation! Themed refreshments, “cake walks” on the half hour and a musical performance by Amy Lynn Hamlin!

Free Wizard of Oz Face Painting and Film Screening at the Library!
Wizard of Oz Face Painting: 5:30pm–7pm

Sunset “Wizard of Oz” Film Screening at Fulton Park (adjacent to the library) 7:30pm – bring a blanket! (in case of rain, screening will take place in the library’s Orr Room).

*The Hastings Art Commission Exhibit: “We’re Not In Kansas Anymore- Journeys to Places Real + Imagined” will be on view until 8pm!

Friday Night Live Oktoberfest & Fire Dept. Demos
• Friday, October 4 (rain date October 11)
Boulanger Plaza (parking lot off Main Street)

Food & Drink
Boro6 Wine Bar • Bread & Brine • Divino Cucina Italiana • Maud’s Tavern • The Mill Beer Garden • Penny Lick Ice Cream Co. • Pizza Grill • Saint George Bistro • Sakura Garden • Slices “German Sausage Stand” 

Live Music
Jake Shulman-Ment and Midwood

Fire Dep. and Ambulance Corp Demos! • Jaws of Life – Hook & Ladder – Smoke Trailer • Fire Dept. Cookout • Fire Truck Jumbo Slide, Face Painting & Tattoos for kids • Stein Holding Competition

Shops and Upstream Gallery Open Late!

Fire Department Cornhole Tournament
• Saturday, October 12, MacEachron Park


Hastings Halloween Events

• October 17, 18, 19, 20 & 31
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 Hastings Repair Cafe
• November 16 at the JHCC, Sponsored by the Hastings Conservation Commission​

FNL Lights Up The Night – Tree Lighting and The Village Crawl to benefit the Hastings Food Pantry
• Friday December 6

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

Holiday Celebration at the JHCC 
• Sunday, December 15

Drop & Shop Movie Night at the JHCC
• Thursday December 19