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Sundays, August 2, 2015, 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Get ready for Boogie on the Boulevard! On August 2nd, 9th, and 16th, the center lanes of the Grand Concourse from 161st Street to 167th Street will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun with free music, activities, and programs hosted by organizations from the Bronx and beyond, as well as local artists and performers.

 

Check back soon for more information!

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Wednesday, August 5, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Readings & Conversations

The Bronx Trolley: First Wednesdays Arts & Culture Tour stops at the Bronx Museum where artist Danny Simmons will discuss his new book, The Brown Beatnik Tomes, which presents a collection of prose and paintings from the artist and entrepreneur. 

 

Free admission and bar (donations suggested)

Location: North Wing Lobby

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Friday, August 7, 6:00pm to 10:00pm
First Fridays

Grab a blanket and join us for a free, outdoor screening of the films Cuban Roots/Bronx Stories by Pam Sporn, Courtesy Third World Newsreel and Major Leagues? by Ernesto Pérez Zambrano, Courtesy Icarus Films. Special performance by Chino Pons and Grupo Irek. Music by DJ Asho. Produced in collaboration with the African Film Festival and Asho Productions.

 

Free admission

Location: Joyce Kilmer Park, Grand Concourse between E 161 Street and E 164 Street
Rain Location: The Bronx Museum of the Arts, 2nd floor North Wing

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Sunday, August 9, 2015, 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Get ready for Boogie on the Boulevard! On August 2nd, 9th, and 16th, the center lanes of the Grand Concourse from 161st Street to 167th Street will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun with free music, activities, and programs hosted by organizations from the Bronx and beyond, as well as local artists and performers.

Check back soon for more information!

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Thursday, August 13, 6:30pm to 9:00pm
1040 Lounge

What is the future of the Boulevard of Dreams? Join artists, activists, and advocates for the Grand Concourse for a community visioning session. Learn about ongoing efforts to improve walkability and bikeability and share your own ideas to make the Grand Concourse safer and more enjoyable for everyone. Presented in collaboration with Transportation Alternatives.

 

Free admission

Location: North Wing Lobby

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Sunday, August 16, 2015, 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Get ready for Boogie on the Boulevard! On August 2nd, 9th, and 16th, the center lanes of the Grand Concourse from 161st Street to 167th Street will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun with free music, activities, and programs hosted by organizations from the Bronx and beyond, as well as local artists and performers.

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Sunday, August 16, 12:00pm to 4:00pm

During the last Boogie on the Boulevard of the year, enjoy art activities for the entire family on the Grand Concourse. Get inspired by summer and the car-free streets and embrace your artistic creativity!

For children 12 and under with parent/guardian

Pre-register here!

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Saturday, August 22, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Bronx Borough Historian, professor, and author Lloyd Ultan and composer and author Shelley Olson join us for a signing of their new book The Bronx: The Ultimate Guide to New York City's Beautiful Borough. Ultan and Olson will share personal anecdotes about their experiences in the borough, read excerpts, and sign copies of the book.  Lunch by David Greco’s Arthur Avenue Caterers is included in the ticket purchase.

 

Free admission for Bronx Museum members; $10 lunch for non-members

Location: 2nd floor North Wing

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Wednesday, August 26, 11:00am to 3:00pm

The Bronx Museum of the Arts cordially invites guests 55 and older to the Summer Senior Luncheon. Join us for a delightful afternoon with free tours of the Museum’s exhibitions, live entertainment, and lunch with friends, all free of charge.

 

Free admission; RSVP required. We are no longer accepting RSVPs for this event.

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