Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Nyack Weekender for Aug 22-24, 2014

SunriseOnHudson201207aHere’s a run down of what to do and where to do it this weekend. This just in: Dr. Oz makes an appearance on Main St in Nyack at 1130a on Sat.


The Nyack Film Festival  (Aug 21-24) includes movies by by local, national and international independent film makers. All films are shown at the Nyack Village Theatre,  94 Main St.

[acc title=”Here’s the Friday schedule:”]
7:30 p.m. – Where the Sun Don’t Shine by Tony Greenleaf
7:40 p.m. – A Thousand Miles from the Sea by Marta Renzi
7:55 p.m. – Steel Earth by Jason Paris
8:30 p.m. – Electric Heart: Don Ellis by Leah Farrar


[acc title=”Here’s the Saturday schedule:”]
2:00 p.m. – Hastdans pa Hovdalahttp by The Equus Projects Filmmaker David Fisher
3:00 p.m. – Virgin Blacktop by Charles Samuels
3:10 p.m. – The Circus According to Cecil by Marta Renzi
4:00 p.m. – Antibody by Christopher Lukas

7:30 p.m. – Virgin Blacktop by Charles Samuels
7:40 p.m. – Similo – Spanish film: Futuristic love story with a twist
8:00 p.m. – Sincerity: From X to El-Shabazz by Michael Barry
8:30 p.m. – Hopes Portal by David Allensworth
8:40 p.m. – Misery Loves Company by Peter O’Brien[/acc]


  • The Borderline Folk Music Club pays tribute to Pete Seeger at their annual picnic and singing party from 12n-6p. Special musical workshop by performers who were close to Pete. Germond’s Park, 165 Germonds Rd., Bardonia, NY.
  • The Jacob Blauvelt House in New City celebrates its official NYS “Paths through History” designation with free tours of the 1832 farmhouse at 1p, 2p, and 3p. 20 Zukor Rd, New City.
  • Nyack Film Festival continues.

[acc title=”Here’s the Sunday schedule:”]
3:00 p.m. – Os Neninos deo Rio – Spanish film about children who live near a river in a town in Spain
3:15 p.m. – A Thousand Miles from the Sea by Marta Renzi
3:30 p.m. – Wildwood by Marta Renzi
3:45 p.m. – The Circus According to Cecil by Marta Renzi
4:30 p.m. – Moonogamy by Tess Durand

Next Week:

  • Aug 25 Shakespeare Discussion Group from 4-5:30p:  This informal group reads aloud and discusses all things Shakespeare for the curious, the seriously addicted, or anyone who wants to brush up on their Shakespeare. Nyack Library, 59 South Broadway.
  • Wed Aug 27: The Valley Cottage Library presents a free movie, “Dallas Buyers Club” at 2p. (Rated R) 110 Route 303, Valley Cottage.


Get the Nyack Weekender in your mailbox auto-magically every Friday morning. Add your name to our mail list to get this weekly guide to weekend events — and no other mailers or solicitations. We promise! Visit our online sign-up sheet to subscribe.

Nyack People & Places, a weekly series that features photos and profiles of citizens and scenes near Nyack, NY, is sponsored by Sun River Health.

You May Also Like

The Villages

This week in the Villages we look at the rumor-filled and then abrupt ending of Starbucks in Nyack and what it means.

The Villages

This week in the Villages, we look delve into all the empty storefronts downtown and look back at St. Patrick's Day festivities through the...

The Villages

This week in the Villages, we take a closer look at Nyack's school board election and more.