Thanks to Omar Herrera for this information about Summerfest:
SummerFest returns for the third year in a row to Ossining on Friday, July 27. This popular event, a collaboration effort of The Greater Ossining Chamber of Commerce, Events by Omar, and dozens of local sponsors, supporters and volunteers is an evening dedicated to celebrating community, commerce and the arts in historic downtown Ossining with a variety of events scheduled from 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM. The opening ceremony, scheduled to begin at 6:00 P.M. will kick off with a patriotic salute including the Pledge of Allegiance and the singing of the National Anthem along with short greetings from local & state officials. SummerFest is being heavily promoted and excitement is building with many signs posted around town, ads in local publications, internet presence and commercials on the radio. Everywhere you go in Ossining, people are talking about SummerFest!
Festival attendees can expect non-stop live entertainment and music on 2 stages featuring a chance to:
Rock out with Bands: Left in the Attic, Thrown Together & Deadweight Burden
Enjoy the talent of a showcase of local musicians & song writers: Tiffany Lopez, Juan Malpartida, and Dr. Sherry.
Dance along with: Josie’s International School of Dance (Featuring Salsa, Flamenco, Zumba, Tango, Capoeira & More!)
Party with: DJ Johnny G from DJ Johnny, LLC & DJ Tony C from TC Entertainment, concluding the night with a dance party & professional light show!
Self Expression @ Ossining SummerFest Local teachers & community members will host a “Black-Top of Expression”, in a sectioned off part of the Market Square parking lot to allow children of all ages to express & share their creativity using chalk & washable paints. Local artists will also be represented at Ossining Arts Council & Arts Westchester booths.
Shop Local Day in conjunction with Ossining SummerFest The Greater Ossining Chamber of Commerce & OJH Productions Co., have teamed up with fellow chamber members to host a day of promotions, specials, discounts & offers at area stores, restaurants, shops & more! Look for posters or go www.OssiningSummerFest.com for complete list.
Dine @ Ossining SummerFest Along with enjoying great pizza, funnel cake, empanadas, summer drinks, ice cream, BBQ and more at the festival grounds, make sure to visit our other participating area restaurants such as Doca’s, Main Street Deli, Ray’s Deli & The Boat House who will be featuring SummerFest specials all day & night!
Children’s Attractions Professional inflatable company will be set up with a variety of rides, and carnival games.
For more information to help plan your visit or to find out how you can get involved in the 3rd Annual Ossining SummerFest please visit www.OssiningSummerFest.com or call the OJH Productions Co. Office at (914) 236-3301
2012 Ossining SummerFest Sponsored By: The Greater Ossining Chamber of Commerce, Events by Omar, NarGoldParty.com, DJ Johnny G, DJ Tony C, Dorsey Funeral Home, Capri Pizza, Tuscan Grille, Trinkets Jewelry, Examiner Media, Annette Media.
Supported by: Tasty Ports, Ray's Deli, Main Street Deli, DJ Tony (Kirk Music Productions), Kimberly Diggs, PartyLite, Car Quest (T &T Auto), Eduscape Associates- College & Test Prep, Dr. Phyllis Glassman, OUFSD Superintendent, Josie's International School of Dance, Ossining Recreation & Parks Department, Herrera Family, Neivert Family, Bob's Army & Navy, Westchester Tobacco & Stationery, Universo Mexicano, John Stylianou, TD Bank, Deperez Wines & Spirits, Purple Monkey.