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Fair at the Square

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May 11, 2013 11:00 am
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May 11, 2013 6:00 pm

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EVENT INFO:

Name: 5th Annual “Fair @ The Square”
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Time: 11am-6pm
Event Contact: Janett Florindo, 347.692.8573

You’re Invited To The 5th ANNUAL “FAIR @ THE SQUARE”!
Saturday, May 11, 2013 ~ 11AM – 6PM

April 26, 2013 (BRONX, NY) – The Westchester Square Merchants Association, in partnership with the Bronx Council on the Arts and NYC Dept. of Parks & Recreation, invite you to the 5th Annual “Fair @ The Square”, taking place Saturday, May 11th from 11am to 6pm along the streets of Westchester Square between St. Raymond and Westchester Avenues.      We hope you will join us at this FREE, fantastic, fun-filled, community event, which is held as part of Bronx Week 2013.

The main sponsor of this year’s “Fair @ The Square” is the Westchester Square Business Improvement District, recently formed and whose immediate goal is to promote the diversity in the commerce, culture, and community of Westchester Square, one of the busiest areas in the Bronx, traveled through by over 80,000 commuters daily.

Major sponsors include DJ Ambulette Service, HHH Continuum of Care, Healthfirst, the Hutchinson Metro Center, New York Daily News, Sanitation Salvage Corp., United Healthcare, Visiting Nurse Services of New York, and WellCare.

This FREE multi-cultural event attracts thousands of fair-goers throughout the day and will feature an all day concert series hosted by Rhina Valentin “La Reina del Barrio” of BronxNet’s OPEN Show and Dennis “Dion” Nardone of WVOX 1460AM Radio, as popular NY artists take the stage, including Alive N Kickin’ (“Tighter, Tighter”), one of the premier event bands in the Tri-State area, Freestyle sensations Soave (“Cryin’ Over You”) and Fascination (“Why You Wanna Go”), Top 10 Billboard Songwriter Ron Rogers performing his worldwide #1 hit song “Deputy of Love” and giving us a sneak peak at his upcoming show production ”Cowboys & Gangsters”, returning artists — Gene DiNapoli with his new Bronx Bombers Show featuring songs by Bobby Darin, Tony Orlando and many others, the Bronx Reign Dancers, Italian Hip Hop Movement artist SALESE, recording artist J Universal, freestyle artist Donna Williams, W.R.A.T.H., the new voice of Hip Hop, Bronx Undergound bands Scoutmaster Jack and If But When, Sierra Nelson of Mind Builders, students from the Just Nuts Music School, and many more performers and dancers… a show not to be missed!

This year’s fair will feature a new and expanded Kid’s Fair & Activities Area with games, rides, and performances with hosts Brittany Miller and Matt Pieper of News12 – The Bronx and Bharati Kemraj of the BHARATI Dance Academy, merchant displays, artisans and art exhibits by the Bronx Council on the Arts, merchandise and food vendors, arts & crafts, face painting, an FDNY Smoke House and & Antique Fire Engine, a dunk tank, an MTA Antique Bus, the Bronx Children’s Mobile Museum, NYC Dept. of Parks’ Play Mobile, a special Book Sale by the Huntington Free Library, buy a bag for $1 and fill with books, food from local restaurants, where NY Emmy winner, Baron Ambrosia from The Cooking Channel’s “The Culinary Adventures of Baron Ambrosia” will tour and sample the diverse array of eats in the area, contests, prizes, raffles, and much more!

The Fair is produced by Marketing & Advertising Solutions Inc. (MAS), and also made possible through the generous contributions of Apple Bank, Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx Honda, The Bronx Times, BronxNet, Crown Trophy, Hebrew Hospital Home Continuum of Care, Metro Optics Eyewear, Montefiore Medical Center, News 12 – The Bronx, Niteline Radio, University Diagnostic Medical Imaging, Verizon FIOS, Wendy’s, as well as through the support of ASA College, Boricua College, Capital One Bank, H&R Block, McDermott’s Pub, NY Life Insurance, T-Mobile, and Westchester Square Physical Therapy.

 

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One Response to Fair at the Square

  1. Bharati Kemraj on May 9, 2013 at 10:17 pm

    Each year The BHARATI Dance Academy Students are very excited to take part in the Annual Fair @ the Square Event and showcase Bollywood in the Bronx through our various dance performances. This year I am even more happy to know that the students will perform and I will be emceeing the Youth Stage :)

    Keep up the great work everyone and enjoy the MaGic of the day!

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