Yorkville: A Celebration of Home

What was it like to live in Yorkville when 86th Street was known as German Broadway, when the smell of hops from the Ruppert and Ehret’s breweries filled the air, and when a stop at Paprika Weiss on 82nd Street preceded daily exercise at Sokol Hall?

Yorkville: A Celebration of Home


FRIENDS and the Historic Districts Council will celebrate Yorkville’s past while highlighting places that still offer a glimpse into this area’s rich immigrant history. The symposium will feature panels on Yorkville life and architecture, and cuisine from some of the neighborhood’s storied establishments.


Bohemian National Hall
321 East 73rd Street


$15 members, $20 non-members.

  • April 30, 2016
  • 10:00 am