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The Glen Cove Downtown BID's Annual Holiday Festival Sets Forth the Holiday In a Smashing Way


Glen Cove, NY – Saturday, November 25th the Village Square...


The Holiday Marketplace at Glen Cove City Hall-Vendors Wanted

The Holiday Marketplace at Glen Cove City Hall
Saturday, December 9 - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.   

Featuring Home Made, Hand Crafted and Home-Based Businesses

All Table Cost Proceeds Are Donated to the SAGE Foundation (Senior Activity Generational Endowment) which supports the Glen Cove Senior Center

Glen Cove residents are encouraged to shop downtown Glen Cove for great holiday gifts and holiday necessities. To add a little sparkle to this...


Something BIG Happened in Downtown-Village Square Groundbreaking 

On the morning of September 7th, RXR Realty began demolition for their new retail and residential development in Village Square.

Representatives of the Downtown BID, the City of Glen Cove, and many others witnessed the start of a new monument in Downtown Glen Cove.



AMC Glen Cove 6 Now Open

5 School Street- (516) 671-6866

Visit the newly renovated theaters with luxury reclining seating, reserved seats, and more! Enjoy the best in cinema at AMC Glen Cove 6!




Glen Cove, N.Y. - “The revitalization of the Brewster Street Garage has been on the BID agenda for quite some time. It was when the BID thought to include the city of Glen Cove Youth Bureau that they finally received the approval to move forward with this project”, said Brian Mercadante, Co-Chair of the BID Capital Improvements Committee. Jacquelyn Yonick, the...

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In The Press

Downtown BID Commissions New Botanical Design


Glen Cove, N.Y. - The Glen Cove Business Improvement District donated the sprinkler system at the Brewster Street garage, which has been installed by Grennan Irrigation Inc., in part with a project to re-landscape and beautify the area. “This was an important project for the BID as it is a heavy traffic area, and we wanted to make it look nicer for those driving and walking by”, said Brian Mercadante, Co-Chair of the BID Capital Improvements Committee. While the sprinkler systems were being installed, Cabo Landscaping Inc. was working on a new landscaping design that consists of hydrangeas, junipers, white pine, and many other botanical arrangements along the Brewster Street Garage.
 “For many years, the BID has been denied a sprinkler system due to a lack of a water source, but after much determination, the current administration finally approved of the sprinkler system and now the BID can get back to work revitalizing the area”, said Patricia Holman, Executive Director of the Glen Cove Downtown BID.  The Downtown BID has planted many gardens throughout the walkways and has funded the maintenance of these gardens. Throughout the seasons, the BID will be planting new grass seeds and different flowers for the fall, summer, and spring. “Now that the water is in, let’s start making it beautiful”, said Brian Mercadante.  
For further information, please contact the Glen Cove BID office at (516)-759-6970. Or email the office at: info@glencovedowntown.org or visit the BID website at: www.glencovedowntown.org. 

Glen Cove Downtown BID


Glen Cove, NY – The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District purchased 83 hanging flower baskets to grace the light poles of the downtown commercial district.



Upcoming Events

The Glen Cove Downtown BID's Annual Holiday Festival Sets Forth the Holiday In a Smashing Way


Glen Cove, NY – Saturday, November 25th the Village Square of Downtown Glen Cove over flowed with the community enjoying the many festivities of The Glen Cove B.I.D.’s Annual Holiday Festival.

“This is always a very special time of year a time when we give thanks and appreciation for one another.  The Glen Cove Downtown B.I.D and the City of Glen Cove truly accomplished this as they joined together to wish our community a Very Happy Holiday Season”, said Executive Director of the Glen Cove B.I.D, Patricia Holman.

The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District would like to thank the many organizations, businesses, and individuals that made this Holiday festival a wonderful event for our community with special thanks to our sponsors:  American Paving & Masonry, Cabo Landscaping, Mathnasium of Glen Cove, Henry’s Luncheonette & Confectionary, Starbucks Coffee, Gill Associates Photography, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton, One and Only Dental, Joseph M. Basile Electric. Joe Graziose and Mike Leone of RXR  Development Services for allowing the City of Glen Cove and the Glen Cove B.I.D. the perfect setting for the Holiday Festival and City of Glen Cove Tree Lighting.  This event would absolutely not be possible without the contributions of Mayor Spinello, Deputy Mayor Barbara Peebles along with the staff of City Hall, the City of Glen Cove’s many departments that include Department of Public Works, Glen Cove Beautification Commission, Donald Blumhagen and Mike DiLeo of Glen Cove Auxiliary Police Department, Glen Cove Volunteer Fire Department,  and of course the large help of the Glen Cove High School DECA Club.


North Shore Historical Museum
Colonial Christmas Concert and Afternoon Tea

Sunday, December 3rd 3PM

Enjoy a pre-holiday treat with Emily Bader and Michael Goudket who will perform an extensive variety of historic and modern instruments such as the Celtic harp, viola da gamba, baroque and classical violin, colonial guitar, flute, dulcimer, harpsichord and piano.
Emily is a gifted piano teacher and Michael is a historian and educator at Raynham Hall Museum in Oyster Bay where he is also the official Long Island persona of Robert Townsend, Washington's spy.
Wine,tea, and treats will be served.
$10 per person
Sponsored by United World Foundation
North Shore Historical Museum at the Marguerite and Joseph Suozzi Building
140 Glen St., Glen Cove (516) 801-1191


'Behind the Chalkboard" at the North Shore Historical Museum

Thursday, November 16th 7PM

Join us for a moderated panel discussion by former students and faculty who recount their experiences at Gold Coast schools housed in North Shore mansions. Representatives from Grace Downs Airline School, North Shore Day School, Webb Institute, the Fiedel School for the Creative Arts, and Killibeg will share their memories (and memorabilia) of classrooms with plastered ceilings, paneled rooms, dumbwaiters, and fireplaces. A special invitation to anyone who taught or was a student in one of the “mansion schools,” who would like to share reminiscences after the panel discussion.
Admission $10 / NSHM Members & Students $5

140 Glen St., Glen Cove (516) 801-1191