About the Bronx

New York City is a vibrant metropolis because it’s made up of so many individual, vibrant neighborhoods. These communities are the source of the city’s life, culture, and spirit. Through this interactive map, we hope to give you a glimpse into The Bronx's diverse neighborhoods and provide information to help you experience New York City on a community level.

Bronx To use the map, click on the dots or community names below.
the Bronx
Please note that this is not a complete list of the neighborhoods in The Bronx.
Maps used with permission of the New York City Department of City Planning. All rights reserved.
Bronx (BX) Communities:

Fun Facts:
  • The Bronx River is the only entirely freshwater river in New York City.
  • The Bronx is the only one of NYC's 5 boroughs that is officially part of the U.S. mainland.
  • Marble Hill is geographically located in The Bronx, but is considered to be a Manhattan neighborhood.

What's Happening:
January -Bronx Ensemble Chamber Music Concert
February -Annual Black History Month celebration
March -New York Yankees Opening Day at Yankee Stadium; Throgs Neck St. Patrick's Day Parade
April -WCS' annual Run/Walk for the Wild at the Bronx Zoo; Fordham University Choir and Bronx Art Ensemble Spring Concert; Earth Day celebrations at Wave Hill; Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
May -Bronx Week featuring Fair at the Square; Cinco de Mayo Celebration; Israeli Independence Day Festival; Annual Wellness Event; 5 Boro Bike Tour
June -DOT Pedestrian Streets; Sing for Hope's Street Pianos; National Puerto Rican Day Parade; City Island Spring Arts & Crafts Fair; SpringFest
July -First Wednesdays Bronx Culture Trolley; vantagepoint 21 exhibit at The Point CDC
August -Family Fair Festival; A Community Affair Family Friends Day
September -City Island Fall Arts Crafts Fair; International Honduran & Central American Parade
October -Viva Bronx Festival; Columbus Day Parade in Morris Park; NYC Food and Wine Festival; openhousenewyork Weekend
November -United Veterans' Parade; NYC Triathlon
December -Bronx Holiday Culture Trolley; BADD's annual "Los Nutcrackers: A Christmas Carajo" show; "Taste of the Bronx" Food Show & Tasting; NY Botanical Garden's "Holiday Train Show"; Bronx County Courthouse Menorah Lighting; City Island Tree Lighting Ceremony; Sparkling the Heart of Fordham tree lighting and celebration, BX Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.'s Official Christmas Tree Lighting

NOTE: This list does not cover all of the events taking place in The Bronx. For more information on the events listed above or additional Bronx events, visit I Love The Bronx online.

Visit the Citywide Events Calendar for the most comprehensive list of citywide events.

For more up-to-date information on what's happening in the boroughs, find CAU on Facebook and Twitter.

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