Welcome to Buchanan, NY

Welcome SignThe lovely Village of Buchanan is situated in the northwestern corner of Westchester County on the eastern bank of the historic Hudson River. Located within the Town of Cortlandt, the village covers 1.4 square miles. Approximately 20 miles from White Plains, Buchanan is accessible via Routes 9 and 9A, and via Amtrak and Metro north railroads.

Rich in history and amenities, visitors and residents enjoy a thriving shopping district, parks, recreational facilities and more. A wonderful place to live and work, Buchanan is home to Entergy, which provides electricity to the entire region.


Scarecrow imageBuchanan's Annual Scarecrow-Halloween Design Contest

You design, create and make it your own!

Put your creation in your front yard. Cute, scary or something in between.

Judges will be looking around the village from October 20th to the 24th. Winner of the best design will be announced at the Annual Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 25th and will win a large pumpkin.

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Annual Halloween Parade & Party

5th Grade and Under

Saturday, October 25 – 10:30 Sharp!!!

Green witch imageMarch up to the Village Hall starting at the Pavilion. Activities include:

  • Ewy Gooey Stations
  • Bag Decorating
  • Face Painting
  • Games: Plinko, Ring Toss, Eyeball Bounce and more!

Goodie Bag & Snacks

Rain? Village Hall at 10:45 for all activities.

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9-11 MemorialReaching Through The Shadow 9/11 Memorial Sculpture Placed at Croton Landing

The bronze figurative sculpture to complete the final phase of the Reaching Through The Shadow Buchanan*Cortlandt*Croton-on-Hudson (BCC) 9/11 Remembrance Memorial at Croton Landing was placed at the site along the Croton RiverWalk on Thursday, July 10.

The design of the Memorial, entitled Reaching Through The Shadow, was a collaboration between Ms. Davis and James W. Rhodes, FAIA, formerly of Croton. The installation of the sculpture completes the Memorial, which is a sundial registered with the North American Sundial Society. There is also an adjacent Remembrance Garden at the site alongside the Hudson River.

9/11 Memorial
9/11 Memorial
9/11 Memorial
9/11 Memorial