Halloween Parade for 2017 @ Hawkins Park
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm

This year’s City Island Halloween parade will be held on October 31 walking up to Fordham Street, to King Avenue, and culminate at the cemetery. Join us to see a wonderful display of creative costumes or come for the scare.

Prizes will be awarded for best costumes in various categories.

The City Island Chamber of Commerce’s 107th Annual Dinner Dance @ Pelham Split Rock Golf Course
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm

Join us for a night of delicious food, wonderful people and meet with local business owners while we dance the night away in celebration of the City Island Chamber’s membership. RSVP by October 31st by calling 718-885-9100

Even better, support the chamber’s advocacy for businesses like yours while advertising to local entrepreneurs. Submit an ad or personal message to this year’s Souvenir Journal.

This year the City Island Chamber of Commerce will be honoring Joe Burck of JJ Burck Hardware and Marine, Susan Hayes & Donna McGowan of the City Island Diner, and Elliot & Monica Glick of the Starving Artist Gallery for their twenty plus years of business on City Island.

Councilman James Vacca will be awarded the Tom Ceretta Community Service Award.

Chris Cullen of the Island Current will be awarded the Sam Bierman Business & Community Service Award.

The Community Service Award will be given to the Masonic Temple.

Andrew McGuire of the City Island Laundromat, Architect Robert A. King, and Attorney Teddy Pryor will be awarded the New Business Awards.


Christmas Tree Lighting @ Hawkins Street Park & Soldier’s Memorial
Nov 25 @ 7:45 pm
Menorah Lighting for 2017 @ Hawkins Street Park & Soldier’s Memorial
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm