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Events for October 2017

October 10, 2017 (7:00 - 9:00pm)
An Upstream Soiree
New York Botanical Garden: 2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458


An Upstream Soirée is the premiere party to celebrate the protection, improvement and restoration of the Bronx River. Join supporters for a festive evening featuring live music, cocktails, a light buffet and silent auction.

Basic Tickets: $175 per person/ after September 24th, $200

*Patron Tickets: $250 per person/ after September 24th, 275

The event beings at 7:00 pm and ends at 9:00 pm.

*Patron ticket holders are invited to a 6:00 pm pre-reception with our honorees and will enjoy a private viewing of Dale Chihuly's Sol del Citron sculpture (weather depending).

To purchase tickets for the Soirée click here

Sponsorship levels and benefits can be downloaded here

For more information, contact Ms. Tahai Addae at (718) 430-4602 or

October 14, 2017 (10)
Estuary Paddle
Concrete Plant Park (1372 Westchester Ave. Between Bronx River Ave. & Whitlock Ave)

Bronx River Estuary Paddle
Join us on a 2.5-mile paddling adventure and explore the estuary sections of the Bronx River!
Start Location: Concrete Plant Park
End Location: Concrete Plant Park

Registration available HERE.

In preparation for your Bronx River adventure, visit our FAQ section!

(Please note, registration opens 2 weeks prior to trip date at 10a and ends day before trip at 10a. In order to provide a safe trip experience there is a limit of 20 available tickets, we do not currently offer wait lists.)

October 22, 2017 (10a)
Tour de Bronx
Concrete Plant Park

Join nearly 6,000 cyclists as they hit the road for the Tour de Bronx, the largest free cycling event in New York State.

With a choice of either a 25 or 40-mile course through the borough’s 61 neighborhoods, there will be fun for families, casual riders and avid bicyclists.

Men and women of all ages as well as children participate in this annual event. Every year local, national and even international visitors make their way to the Bronx just to be a part of the “Big Bronx Ride!”

Presented by the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and Transportation Alternatives and produced by the Bronx Tourism Council, the Tour de Bronx promotes bicycling and pedestrian environmentally-friendly methods of travel.

For more information click here.