Due to the ongoing challenges presented by Covid-19, many venues are closed to the public. For all in-person events, one should contact the event organizer or event venue prior to attending. For details on Morningside Area Alliance member venues, see VENUE ACCESS FALL 2021.


Monuments Tour of Riverside Park

Riverside Park 475 Riverside Drive, Suite 455, NEW YORK, NY

The New York Historical Society and Summer on the Hudson are partnering for a Monuments of Riverside Park Walking Tour through one of New York City’s Scenic Landmarks. Join us for a guided walk along Riverside Drive that highlights the park’s development as well as its historic monuments. The tours are split into two parts, with two A/B pairs this […]

Sunday Afternoon Carillon Recital

Sakura Park West 122nd Street, between Riverside Drive & Claremont Ave., New York, NY

Featuring Charles Semowich, Carillonneur The Riverside Church carillon, built in 1930, was a gift of John D. Rockefeller, Jr. in memory of his mother. The worlds’ largest carillon by weight, the Riverside carillon contains 74 cast bronze bells. The Bourdon bell, weighing 40,000 pounds (ringing on the hour) is the largest tuned bell in the world. […]

The Ants and the Grasshopper Screening and Discussion

Online online, New York, NY

Join Union Theological Seminary on Tuesday, October 26th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm ET, for a screening of The Ants and The Grasshopper. This new film, directed by Raj Patel, follows Anita Chitaya as she battles hunger, sexism and climate change in her home in Malawi, through the heartland of the US midwest, to communities of people of […]

Morningside Lights: PLAY ON! Video Celebration

Online online, New York, NY

The 10th annual Morningside Lights culminates with the live premiere of a video celebration featuring user-generated content of the lantern-creation process in a single captivating film. Learn more about the video celebration. RSVP to watch the video celebration Performers Processional Arts Workshop Alex Kahn Sophia Michahelles Additional Information Morningside Lights is co-produced with the Arts Initiative at Columbia University

2021 Riverside Harvest Festival

Riverside Church NY

Oct 31st | 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm | Outdoor Garth Come Trick or Treat with us! Dress up and drop by our trick-or-treat station on Claremont Avenue! HarvestFest will be an outdoor come-and-go experience this year. All children are invited to drop in, say hello to the Faith Formation team, and receive a prize bag! […]