2024 International Women’s Day Events in Westchester

2024 International Women's Day Events in Westchester and Beyond

2024 International Women’s Day Events in Westchester and Beyond

Did you know that the first International Women’s Day was held in 1911? Not a specific organization or cause, International Women’s Day is a global day of collective activism and awareness. Additionally, it is a celebration of women’s equality as well as highlights the support and advancement of women.

The theme this year is ‘Inspire Inclusion’ with a focus on valuing women and their contributions to create a better world. Locally this could mean hiring women in leadership roles, supporting women/girls in choices about their health, promoting the artistic talents of women, and much more!

Below, you’ll find events in Westchester – and beyond – to connect with women in Westchester as well as ways to support local causes.

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Thursday, March 7th from 5:00pm-7:00pm
Women’s Leadership Alliance – Networking & Celebrating International Women’s Day

Attend this fun networking event with local women in the Hudson Valley. The theme of the month is ‘Inspire Inclusion.’ Incredibly, the event is free and open to members of the WLA. Additionally, it’s open to new or prospective members. Pre-registration is required. 10 Otto Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Thursday, March 7th at 6:30pm
International Women’s Day

Join NM Entertainment in celebrating International Women’s Day. This includes live music, a delicious five-course dinner, and an open bar. Tickets are $150.00 per adult and $80 per child. Greentree Country Club, 538 Davenport Avenue, New Rochelle, NY.

Friday, March 8th from 8:15am-10:00am
EmpowerHER Women’s Day Event

Women are invited to attend this empowering breakfast. Held at the J House, the event includes networking, a continental breakfast, and an empowering panel discussion. Plus, an interactive question and answer segment. $28.50 per person. The J House Greenwich, 1114 East Putnam Avenue Riverside, CT 06878

Friday, March 8th from 6:00pm-8:30pm
Women Unite’s International Women’s Day

Join the local non-profit Women Unite for a celebration of women in Mount Kisco. The evening include special a plethora of special guests and women of Westchester. Firstly, this includes Adina Williams from Carmoor; Laura Kiernan from HTIR and Jennifer Villa from the Yonkers Youth Bureau. Secondly, this includes Jessica Colon from For the People and Kids; Rajni Menon, and much more! Additionally, the event will include live performances from singer Mika Hale and musician Gina Bergamini.

Incredibly, enjoy authentic foods and refreshments, dance, and network. Additionally, the event will include the chance to learn more about different health services and healing modalities from local vendors. Plus, this includes Rebecca Weinstein, reiki and energy practitioner; Nasya Camacho, a clinical herbalist, and more! Additionally, the event is $33 per person. Mount Kisco Library, 100 East Main St, Mt Kisco, NY 10549

Friday, March 8th at 3:30pm
GEM International Women’s Day Celebration

All are welcome to attend the Mount Vernon Youth Bureau Girls Embracing Maturity (GEM) for a celebration of women. Plus, the event is free. Mount Vernon, NY 10550.

Friday, March 8th from 6:00pm-9:00pm
Female Fight Club International Women’s Day Fundraiser Gala

Join the Female Fight Club for their International Women’s Day Fundraiser Gala. Firstly, the fundraiser support the only women’s gym in the Bronx. Finally, tickets are $108 per person. University of Mount Saint Vincent, 6301 Riverdale Avenue Founders Hall, The Bronx, NY 10471.

Saturday, March 9th from 10:00am-2:00pm
2024 Rockland International Women’s Day Celebration

Celebrate International Women’s Day in Rockland. Organized by the Haitian Cultural Heritage Preservation, this includes discussions, workshops, and panels. Additionally, find live performances, food, and networking opportunities. Incredibly, the event is free and open to all. The Church of St. Joseph,  245 North Main Street, Spring Valley, NY 10977

Sunday, March 10th from 2:00pm-4:00pm
International Women’s Day with the United Nations Association of Westchester

Join the United Nations Association of Westchester to meet local activists. Plus, connect with non-profit organizations. Additionally, the event is held in-person and on Zoom. Finally, the event is free. Manhattanville College’s Reid Castle, 2900 Purchase Street, Harrison, NY 10577.