Discover the rich heritage and beauty of Woodlawn Cemetery through a variety of events, including walking and trolley tours and more. See our updated list of upcoming live events below, as well as our offerings of Virtual Tours.
Tours & Events
Holly Jolly Trolley – Holiday at Woodlawn Tour
Saturday, December 10, 12:00 PM
Sunday, December 11, 12:00 PM
Hop aboard the Woodlawn Trolley and visit the monuments and mausolea associated with Christmas in NYC. The tour includes Woolworth and Macy’s, as well as the final resting places of songwriters, artists, and chefs associated with the holidays in NYC.
For tickets for Saturday, December 10th tour @12:00 PM, please click here.
For tickets for Sunday, December 11th tour @ 12:00 PM, please click here.
Bronx Arts Ensemble – Holiday Concert
Sunday, December 11, 2022 – 3:00 PM in the Woolworth Chapel
Join Bronx Arts Ensemble for a jovial afternoon of holiday classics, international grooves, & musical potpourri featuring Bronx native Jennifer Jade Ledesna.
Jennifer Jade Ledesna, vocalist
Gary Fisher, piano
Vocalist and Bronx native JENNIFER JADE LEDESNA is an alumna of the New School Jazz Conservatory and LaGuardia School of the Arts. A Montreux Jazz Voice Competition finalist, Equity actress and “Betty Carter Jazz Ahead” composer, Ms. Jade often performs at Aux Trois Mailletz in Paris, Jazz Na Avenida in Salvador da Bahia, and Minton’s Playhouse in Harlem.
Ms. Jade has also appeared at Carnegie Hall in Bobby McFerrin’s “Instant Opera!”, in the world premiere tour of “Chapel/Chapter” with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Co., and in such international venues as Switzerland’s Chorus Jazz Club, Norway’s Silda Jazz Fest with her group Rajafro, and as well at Jazz at Lincoln Center with Bobby Sanabria’s Multiverse Orchestra!
A Grammy Board member, Ms. Jade has performed with David Amram, Elew, Dave Valentin, Roy Hargrove, Junior Mance, Benny Powell, Janis Siegel and Wynton Marsalis.
She recently starred as Tempest in the feature film SINCE I LEFT YOU and as Tinima in the opera-musical HATUEY: MEMORY OF FIRE!, and just returned from her summer tours of Europe and Brazil.
The concert is free. Reservations are required. To reserve a space, please click here.