A Year-Round Schedule of Concerts, Movies, and Fun Events

It’s so rare in Manhattan to have such a large open space right outside your door. The two-acre landscaped plaza is the heart of the social life at Waterside Plaza, the gathering place for a world-class community. A year-round schedule of concerts, movies, and fun events make it easy to connect. But more than the scheduled events, it’s the everyday luxury of this casual physical space that naturally brings people together. Residents are drawn out of doors to enjoy the sun, stroll, watch the children play, grab a snack, browse the Web, or just catch the river breeze and watch the changing light.

Upcoming Events

More events to be announced shortly.

Stay tuned for information on:

  • Movie Nights
  • Concerts
  • Dancing events
  • Children’s shows
  • Readings
  • Tours
  • Markets
  • And more!

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Free “Candlelight Slow Flow Yoga” Classes (May 2018)

Time: Thursdays at 7:30pm

Location: Waterside Swim & Health Club, 35 Waterside Plaza

Unwind from your week…literally! A series of held poses supported by props will allow the connective tissue of the body to melt. We will then move gently through slow Vinyasa sequences enhanced by aromatherapy.

For more details, contact Club Manager Charles Catt at 212.340.4225 or by email at ccatt@livunltd.com

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Cat Adoption

Every year we have a cat adoption day. Come and meet New York City’s shelter cats who are looking for loving homes.  Every pet comes spayed or neutered with up-to-date vaccines and a microchip.

ASPCA Cat Adoption

This year’s was held on: Saturday, October 21st (12pm to 4pm)

In front of Building 10, at the Waterside shuttle bus stop

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Waterside Plaza 40th Anniversary

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 Waterside Plaza celebrated 40 years as one of New York City’s most unique communities. Since Waterside opened its doors to tenants in 1973, the complex has been home to one of the most diverse populations in the city, and now boasts potentially the most international community in Manhattan, housing 200 U.N. employees and residents from 62 countries.

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Community Center

Visit with neighbors and enjoy free snacks and coffee every day. Our Community Center features flat screen HDTVs, a reading room and separate areas for children and adults. In good weather, an enclosed outdoor play area with seating is available. Admission is free and open only to Waterside residents.

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Summer 2017

Stay tuned for Waterside’s 2018 Summer calendar. Here’s what 2017 brought to our Plaza:


July 19th – Disco Unlimited

July 26th – Dancing Under the Stars with Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra

August 9th (new date) – Andy Suzuki and the Method

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Summer Dancing Under the Stars

July 26th – Swing Night

September 5th (new date) – Bollywood Extravaganza

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RCN Monday Night Movies

Waterside Plaza partners with RCN, our local cable provider, to present movies and popcorn outside on the plaza! Some seating provided. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome. Admission is free and open to the public.

Summer 2017 Movie Nights:

Monday nights in August! Welcome to Fantasy at Waterside

Monday, August 14th – “The NeverEnding Story” (1984)

Monday, August 21st – Fire Safety Day with “How to Train Your Dragon” (2010)

Wednesday, August 23rd (new date) – “The Wizard of Oz” (1939)

Monday, August 28th – “Alice in Wonderland” (2010)

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4th of July Celebration

Waterside Plaza has the BEST view in town right on the water at 25th Street!

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