Doors open at 5:00 PM
Show starts at 5:30 PM
In lieu of our regular General Meeting, the NPBA is going to see a unique performance troupe, Zip Zap Circus at Safe Harbor’s Lobby at the Ritz, 107 Broadway. The performance is free, but donations are welcome and will benefit Safe Harbors of the Hudson and Zip Zap Circus. Zip Zap, founded in South Africa, focuses on transformative social change through the performing arts.
The performers will tell a tale of transformation through their movement, spoken words, music and video images. This unique event showcases the positive happenings in the City of Newburgh and highlights a venue where performing arts are bringing hundreds of people to lower Broadway, creating vibrancy, foot traffic and an audience for local restaurants, businesses and services.
The one hour performance will be followed by a reception during which audience members can mingle and network with each other and engage with the artists. Bring your colleagues and bring your friends!
Join the NPBA at the Zip Zap Circus
Wednesday, February 18th
Doors open at 5:00PM
Show starts at 5:30PM
In lieu of our traditional members’ meeting, the NPBA invites you to join us at Safe Harbors Lobby at the Ritz, 107 Broadway, for a special performance by members of the unique performance troupe, Zip Zap Circus.
Zip Zap, founded in South Africa, focuses on transformative social change through the performing arts. A duo from the group will be in Newburgh for the day, conducting workshops for City youth at the Newburgh Preparatory Charter School and the Boys and Girls Club.
In the evening, the performers will tell a tale of transformation through their movement, spoken words, music and video images.
This unique opportunity showcases the positive happenings in the City of Newburgh and highlights a venue where performing arts are bringing hundreds of people to lower Broadway, creating vibrancy, foot traffic and an audience for local restaurants, businesses and services.
The one hour performance will be followed by a reception during which audience members can mingle and network with each other and engage with the artists. The performance is free, but donation are welcome and will benefit Safe Harbors of the Hudson and Zip Zap Circus.
Please print out and display these flyers announcing that parking is free every Saturday between November 29 and December 27.
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Contest Kick off is November 22.
Newburgh businesses are invited to post pictures of their office and /or storefront decorations to our Facebook page, The public is then invited to visit the page and “like: their favorite decorated business.
Deadline to vote is December 16 at 5 pm, winner will be announced at the NPBA Holiday Mixer on December 17th.
Holiday Decorating 2014
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Partners Meeting Orange County Tourism will update you about what’s happening in the tourism office. Come meet Focus Media, the new advertising agency for Orange County Tourism and learn plans for the next year. Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 Time: 8:30am Place: Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center 1351 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf We’ll update you about what’s happening in the tourism office. Come meet our new advertising agency, Focus Media and learn about plans for next year. Please RSVP!
NPBA Celebrates Local Small Businesses by Hosting Small Business Saturday® Event in City of Newburgh The NPBA will Celebrate Small Business Saturday in the City of Newburgh, November 29, 2014. Created by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday is a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. Celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the day has given small businesses across the country a huge boost. Recognizing the importance of supporting small independently-owned businesses in our community, NPBA is pleased to announce our support for Small Business Saturday and its Neighborhood Champion program. The greater Newburgh area is encouraged to take part in our Small Business Saturday Shop Local Festivities on November 29th. The City of Newburgh has over 200 retail establishments who are primarily family owned businesses. Small Business Saturday is a great opportunity to showcase the vast array of products and services available to consumers. The Shop Small festivities celebrate community and by encouraging support of local businesses. Small business owners can take advantage of free marketing tools and consumers can find small merchants to shop at on Small Business Saturday by visiting Shop Small.
Join Newburgh Winterfest
What is Your Company or Organization Planning?
Newburgh Winterfest is a collaborative effort to promote commerce and tourism in the City of Newburgh throughout the winter season.
We are creating and promoting events and activities that support small business, nurtures community and fosters creativity.
The Newburgh Winterfest will kick off at Safe Harbors on the Hudson on Saturday, November 22nd with Bells on Broadway and will culminate on President’s Weekend, February 16, 2015. Highlights of the season include:
Small Business Saturday
Christmas Tree Lighting
Holiday Window Decorating Contest
Kwanzaa Festival of Epiphany
We invite you to join the Newburgh Winterfest. If you have an event or activity occurring during the winter season, please let us know. We have developed a website, media campaign and cross-marketing program to promote wintertime in the City of Newburgh. Please submit your press releases, flyers and announcements for inclusion. We would love to help spread the word. Email Newburgh Winterfest
There is still time to join our cooperative advertising opportunities via print and internet. If you have a product, service or promotional message, please contact Tiombe Tallie Carter for more information.
The Newburgh Professional & Business Association will host a Candidates Forum at its second Annual Meeting on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. The Annual Meeting will be held at 5:30 PM at Don Fernando’s Restaurant, 362 Broadway, Newburgh.
The Candidates Forum will provide an opportunity for local candidates to share their perspectives and also hear from the business community. The following candidates have been invited to participate:
NY State Senator
Senator Bill Larkin
Councilwoman Gay Lee
State Assembly District 104
Assemblyman Frank Skartados
Hon. Peter Kulkin
The October 15th Annual Meeting is open to the public. The admission fee is $10 for members and $20 for nonmembers. For more information please contact Tiombe Tallie Carter by phone – (917) 363-2184 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The NPBA is a local association whose mission is to promote commerce and tourism in the City of Newburgh by unifying the efforts of local businesses and related organizations through a common voice. Our membership is comprised of local business owners, professionals and concerned citizens from the greater Newburgh area. For more information logon to www.newburghpba.org.