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FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA, CONCERT & PICNIC CELEBRATION AT BOWLINE PT. PARK!!!


Come enjoy some of the best fireworks in the county after  listening and dancing to a great mix of music by The Skyline Drive Orchestra  overlooking the beautiful Hudson River!  Check them out at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsOnCQB3Bw8   We may also take a scenic walk around the park along the Hudson River. Bring a picnic dinner, something to share, blankets, chairs, tables, etc., If you get there early please reserve our spot in front of the tennis courts. If for some reason we are unable to get this spot Look for the meetup sign. (please let me know if you can volunteer to set up table and reserve our spot)

ROLLING COOLERS, OR KNAPSACKS ADVISED, SINCE WE HAVE ABOUT A 10-15 MINUTE WALK TO THE PARK. (shuttle buses are available too) Refreshments will also be available to purchase and restrooms are provided.

Don't forget the sunscreen, bugspray and FLASHLIGHTS! This is not for singles only, all are welcome.  Let's enjoy another dazzling summer evening celebration under the stars along our wonderful scenic Hudson! 

 SCROLL DOWN FOR DIRECTIONS AND MORE INFO.  

 

MEET at  THE BALL PARK, PARKING LOT, ON YOUR LEFT, DIRECTLY AFTER THE W. HAV. MUNICIPAL BLDG. AT 6:30 for a short 10 min. walk in to the park or you have the option to take a shuttle bus.  I will meet you by the tennis courts inside the park.   IF YOU COME LATER, look for  us on the lawn, in front of the tennis courts  with the Hudson River to the left or and LOOK FOR the MEETUP SIGN. YOU MAY BE ABLE TO PARK IN BOWLINE POINT PARK, IF YOU GO EARLIER. If you get there early please stake out our spot by the tennis courts. The park opens to the public at 5. Band starts at 7 and fireworks 9:30.

For more info call[masked],[masked] or[masked]-4384.

The park is located on the Hudson, 8/10ths of a mile down Bowline Rd., behind Bowline Industries Power Plant off Beach Rd./ Samsondale Rd.. There will be shuttle buses from the parking areas or it's about a 10-15 minute walk.

DIRECTIONS:Coming from RT 202 EAST(RAMAPO RD), PASS SHOPRITE ON YOUR LEFT, FORK LEFT AT GURNEE, TOWARD 9W NORTH. GO STRAIGHT THRU TRAFFIC LIGHT, AT 9W, CONTINUE ON GURNEE THRU A TUNNEL UNTIL THE END. TURN LEFT ON WESTSIDE AVE. TO THE BEND. TURN LEFT ON SAMSONDALE AVE. AND TURN RT. AT 140 BOWLINE INDUSTRIES TO GET TO PARK.

COMING FROM 9W NORTH, TURN RIGHT AT THE TRAFFIC LIGHT AT GURNEE AND FOLLOW PREVIOUS DIRECTIONS FROM THERE. FROM 9W SOUTH, PASS THE SAMSONDALE PLAZA ON YOUR RT., TURN LEFT AT GURNEE AND FOLLOW PREVIOUS DIRECTIONS TO THE PARK.

ANOTHER OPTION, FROM 9W NORTH, PASS THE SAMSONDALE SHOPPING CENTER ON YOUR LEFT, TURN RT AT THE TRAFFIC LIGHT, AT EAST RAILROAD AVE.(94E), THAN TAKE YOUR FIRST RIGHT, AT THE STOP SIGN(BEFORE THE RAILROAD TRACKS), ONTO SAMSONDALE AVE., PASS AVE. DELI, BOWLINE WILL BE ON YOUR LEFT. COMING FROM 9W SOUTH, TURN LEFT AT THE LIGHT, ONTO E. RAILROAD AVE., AND FOLLOW PREVIOUS DIRECTIONS.

CARPOOLING FROM THE CVS PARKING LOT, LOCATED IN THE SHOP RITE  SHOPPING CENTER ON RT[masked] W.RAMAPO RD.)GARVNERVILLE AT 6:00 IS SUGGESTED, AS THE LOTS GET CROWDED. If you can find a spot please join in!

Inclement weather cancels, so always check the day of an event, for any changes. 

See the album, for photos of the area.

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  • Rita R

    What an enjoyable evening!! Always so happy to meet up with this interesting & fun group of friendly people. Thank you Susan - the host / organizer extraordinaire - Excellent on all counts!!! :-)

    July 7, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    It was just perfect itself. Thank you everyone.

    July 6, 2014

  • Eric S.

    Great weather, peaceful crowd, cool gang, terriric light show! Thanks for another blockbuster Susan!

    July 6, 2014

  • Caje' D.

    SPECTACULAR!!!!

    July 6, 2014

  • Jerry C.

    Great 4th of July celebration (on the 5th, but still). Lots of good friends, great snacks, really nice band and beautiful fireworks.

    July 6, 2014

  • Louis W.

    Oh my goodness !!! Fireworks were the greatest !!! Food was terrific !!! People were fantastic !!! And we danced the night away. Thank you Susan once again for the best.

    July 6, 2014

  • Bonnie B

    very enjoyable. Beautiful evening, great people, music was a blast as were the fireworks!

    1 · July 6, 2014

  • Debra

    Great night...friendly people as usual and terrific weather and fireworks. Thanks Susan.

    July 6, 2014

  • Debbie P.

    Great evening Susan as usual! Elise the photos are amazing!

    2 · July 6, 2014

  • Ruth H.

    It was a great event...fireworks very beautiful night perfect for it. SUSAN wonderful organizer lots of good food and nice people

    July 6, 2014

  • Ruth H.

    Great meet up

    July 6, 2014

  • Elise

    Perfect!

    July 6, 2014

  • Thomas c R.

    Enjoyed the evening. The fireworks were very very good

    July 6, 2014

  • Susan

    Great food, great company, good dancing music, a scenic walk, super fireworks, what more can one ask for!!!

    1 · July 6, 2014

  • Irene

    Great turnout, as usual, great people, as usual!

    July 6, 2014

  • Susan

    Thank you all for helping to make it another super evening!! A special thanks to those who helped with cleaning up, setting up and dismantling!!!!! Look forward to seeing all of your great photos!!

    July 6, 2014

  • martine

    Thank you Susan for the opportunity to celebrate with fireworks and friends! Had a great time as always! : )

    July 6, 2014

  • Steve

    Susan, congratulations on another great venue and perfect evening. You convinced the mosquitos to stay away. Good going!

    July 5, 2014

  • Madeleine

    So sorry Susan. My day took over and I didn't have the where with all to cancel before the deadline... I hope your meetup event is as spectacular as the weather is!!

    July 5, 2014

  • Michael

    Is anyone meeting at the CVS

    1 · July 5, 2014

    • Eric S.

      Anybody meeting at cvs my cell is[masked]

      July 5, 2014

    • Eric S.

      Okay, on my way to the parking next to the ball fields

      July 5, 2014

  • Susan

    Just bring your own dinner if you like and a snack to share and whatever u need to serve it. You can also buy food there.

    1 · July 5, 2014

  • martine

    Plans for tonight were changed.... so I CAN come! : )
    Can't wait to dance and watch the fireworks with everyone! Do you need me to bring anything?

    July 5, 2014

  • MADELYN G.

    Will be at Bethel Woods seeing Crosby Stills and Nash. happy Fourth everyone! Hope to see you soon.

    July 4, 2014

  • Jim S.

    This is one of my favorite events but I will not be able to make it in time due to my work schedule.

    July 3, 2014

  • Thomas c R.

    Have a family party on 7/5 that may overlap.

    July 3, 2014

  • Susan

    Thanks Eric for letting people know earlier. Please update your RSVPs if you cannot or now can make it saturday JUly 5th, same place same time! I’ll meet you guys inside by the tennis courts.

    July 2, 2014

  • Adrienne

    Thanks for the heads up, Eric. Hope to make it on the 5th.

    July 2, 2014

  • Eric S.

    Haverstraw has officially rescheduled for Saturday July 5. Park opens to the public at 5 pm, concert 7 pm, fireworks 9:30 pm.

    1 · July 2, 2014

    • Eric S.

      Got the info off the town Facebook page as of 1:30 pm Wednesday.

      July 2, 2014

  • Elisa

    Great! I'm looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow.

    July 2, 2014

  • Louis W.

    Well, wont be going again. I have a commitment that night. It took great pains to think about it because your group is grrrreat !!! Louie the tiger speaking. See ya !!!

    July 1, 2014

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