Riverside

ASOG to Hold Winterfest Dinner, Art Show

The Art Society of Old Greenwich (ASOG) will hold the 58th annual Winterfest dinner and art show on Friday, Feb. 8 from 5 to 10 p.m., at the Riverside Yacht Club, 102 Club Rd. While ASOG members and their guests gather for this event each year, anyone can attend the event with a paid reservation. Come enjoy a delicious dinner, experience a festive and convivial atmosphere, live music and meet new artist friends. Artists wishing to join ASOG can also take the opportunity to show an artwork in the Riverside Yacht Club. read more...

Greenwich Holiday Stroll Weekend

As the Greenwich Holiday Stroll Weekend celebrates its 10th year, the event will expand this season to include Greenwich, Byram, Cos Cob and Riverside merchants. Providing holiday shopping and dining experiences for the entire family, the event will take place on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2 from 12 to 5 p.m. read more...

Riverside School to Host Annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony

On Friday, Nov. 9, Riverside School is hosting its annual school-wide Veteran’s Day Ceremony to honor service men and women, both past and present. An annual tradition for the past 14 years, the school invites local veterans, parents and community members to participate in the ceremony, scheduled to kick off at 8:45 a.m. in the school’s gym. The 4th and 5th grade chorus, trumpet players and the school’s Women’s Chorus are all scheduled to take part in the event. Fifth grade school leaders will announce the special guests and lead the community in the Pledge of Allegiance. read more...

The Off Sounders to Perform in A Cappella Concert

The Off Sounders, Greenwich’s premier men’s a cappella singing group, will host a concert titled “Good Old A Capella” on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 8 p.m., at the Riverside Yacht Club featuring two singing groups from Hamilton College: The Buffers, a men’s group that originated in 1950; and Tumbling After, a female group that dates back almost 25 years. Tickets are $25 and are available in advance from any member of the Off Sounders, or at the door (subject to availability). Please contact Erick (ericksteen@gmail.com) or Mark (Inbox13@gmail.com) to inquire about purchasing tickets. Doors open at 7:15 for the cash bar. Dress code for men at the club includes collared shirts. read more...

Town Announces First ‘Experience Greenwich Week’

The Town of Greenwich announced its first annual “Experience Greenwich Week,” a town-wide economic development enhancement initiative that will take place Oct. 22 to 28. The initiative will feature in-store promotions, experiences and dining specials at more than 150 merchants spanning Greenwich, Byram, Cos Cob, Riverside and Old Greenwich. Participants include retail stores, restaurants, fine arts galleries and the Bruce Museum. Experience Greenwich Week was developed to promote local businesses and to drive awareness to the town’s many offerings for visitors from across the U.S. in addition to local and regional residents. read more...