ARTtober Sounds

Three Days Of Music

October 24th-26th

Friday – A Musical Pub Crawl on McLean

Saturday – Monica Rizzio w/Nemes

Sunday – Family Music By Michael Messer

McLean Ave Pub Crawl

McLean Ave Pub Crawl


Friday October 24th 8PM – Urban H2O’s 1st Annual Musical Pub Crawl on McLean Ave – FREE EVENT


Join us as we explore the musical traditions and Irish heritage of Yonkers’ dynamic McLean Ave. neighborhood.

8PM   We meet up in front of The Heritage Restaurant & Bar 960 McClean Ave. Yonkers for a true Irish Traditional Session.

9 PM   The group heads out to Danny Macs for Acoustic Songs of Ireland.

 10PM   We land at Rory Dolans Restaurant & Bar for a rockin’ band finale with The Narrowbacks.

 Sponsored and organized by The McLean Avenue Merchants Association


Monica Rizzio w/Nemes

Monica Rizzio w/Nemes

Saturday, October 25th 8PM – Urban H2O at CURB (formerly Beczak) Presents Monica Rizzio & Old Kings Highway w/Nemes $10 + Pay What You Can w/Free Beer

East Texas Yankee cowgirl songstress

Monica Rizzio, longtime front woman for New England Band Tripping Lily brings her latest project to the Urban H2O Stage. Monica Rizzio & Old Kings Highway, draws on her Texas roots and bridges Folk, Country, and Bluegrass. “It won’t be long before Monica Rizzio is a household name.” (Chris Boti) - See it!

Indie folk rock from Boston

Nemes’ interwoven harmonies and distinctive songwriting make seamless transitions between arena-sized rock songs and violin-plucking ballads. They were ‘Best in State’ nominees in the 2013 New England Music Awards and have opened for Rusted Root and The Lonely Forest on national tours. - See it!


Mike Messer

Mike Messer

Sunday, October 26th 3PM – Urban H2O at CURB (formerly Beczak) Presents a Family Music Show Featuring Mike Messer $12 + Pay What You Can

$2 from each ticket to benefit Yonkers Partners In Education (YPIE)

Advance tickets available at:

“Some of the most innovative and exciting children’s music ever!”  (MTV) Mike Messer  is the lead singer and guitarist of popular children’s group, The Dirty Sock Funtime Band, which was featured in several episodes of Jack’s Big Music Show on Nick Jr. Mike and the Dirty Socks have played and sold out major venues across the US, including the PNC Bank Arts Center in NJ and Symphony Space in NYC. Mike guest-starred and had his music featured in an episode of Sesame Street. Mike’s other musical accomplishments include touring and singing alongside the late great Billy Preston. See Mike and the Dirty Socks!



Upcoming Fall Shows

Nov 15 “How ‘Bout Them Apples?”  – a Musical Farm-to-Table Dinner to celebrate the NYS apple harvest with plates by Peter Kelly (X2O), Eric Gabrynowicz (Restaurant North), and Dave DiBari (The Cookery), music by The Sea, The Sea and Spuyten Duyvil, a NYS Hard Cider Tasting and more

All tickets for night time shows at CURB (formerly Beczak) include free craft beer from series sponsor the award winning Captain Lawrence Brewery



Food for the artists and audience generously donated by series sponsor the Garden Gourmet Market