2023 Roncesvalles Polish Festival

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Join us for the 16th annual Roncesvalles Polish Festival, one of Toronto’s Largest celebration of food, art and Polish heritage in the city’s best neighbourhood, Roncesvalles Village! Enjoy great local and international music, including Polish folklore, Polka and Euro dance bands, and entertainment from near and far on multiple stages. Saturday night enjoy the ever-popular Dance Under the Stars. Come … Read More

The 504 Streetcar is Back!

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We are so excited to welcome the 504 streetcar back to Roncesvalles Ave May 7th after a year long wait.  It’s been even longer since they were able to continue through the KQQR intersection (which is OPEN!), which they now are able to do. This is a relief to businesses and residents alike as there was a 7 month stretch … Read More

Spring Cleaning Roncesvalles

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UPDATE:  On Sunday, April 23rd, join over 200,000 residents, students, businesses, organizations and communities as we Clean Toronto Together for the annual spring cleanup! The Roncesvalles Village BIA invites the community to join us this Sunday, April 23rd for the Roncesvalles Avenue Clean Up. RVBIA members are encouraged to clean in front of their businesses on the sidewalk and their … Read More

Roncesvalles Avenue Opens again to Queen St, King St and The Queensway

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The RVBIA was informed at 5pm March 13th that Roncesvalles Avenue to fully reopen to vehicles in the morning of March 14th, 2023.  Read more here. From the TTC: Roncesvalles Avenue from Queen Street West to Harvard Avenue will re-open to vehicles including TTC buses starting early morning on Tuesday, March 14, 2023. Effective 5 a.m., March 14, 2023, 504 … Read More

Who to Call for What?

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For our members and neighbours and community within and beyond Roncesvalles Village, we wanted to share this “who to call” resource for various issues and concerns.   City of Toronto Snow removal, garbage bins, postering, park maintenance, traffic signals/crosswalks, parking enforcement, tree pruning, public health, encampment safety and clearing, animal services, solid waste, and litter. Phone: Dial *311 or email. … Read More

Request for Proposal – Roncesvalles Polish Festival

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The Roncesvalles Village BIA is inviting proposals for Event Management for the Roncesvalles Polish Festival.   Please see the Request for Quote for full details. Submissions should be emailed to manager@roncesvallesvillage.ca SELECTION PROCESS AND TIMELINE FOR DECISION-MAKING Questions about RFP due:                                          … Read More

Happy Holidays Roncy!

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Join us for some festive fun on Roncesvalles!  As a thank you to this wonderful neighbourhood who supports all the great businesses on Roncesvalles. This year we also ran a pilot project for lighting up the street!             Also happening: Carolling On Roncy Saturdays in December 2pm-4pm Family Fun & Community Tree Lighting Roncesvalles United … Read More

2022 RVBIA Annual General Meeting

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Our members are invited to attend the upcoming Roncesvalles Village BIA (RVBIA) 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2022, 7:00 PM. Members will be notified via email, in-person drop off where possible, phone and (in the case of commercial property owners) by mail. RVBIA members are required to complete two (2) registration forms in order to vote at … Read More

Truth and Reconciliation Day 2022

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The Roncesvalles Village BIA is so appreciative of the opportunity to support this important community event taking place on Friday, September 30th, Truth and Reconciliation Day 2022. From the Roncesvalles United Church, the Dundas Roncesvalles Peace Garden and Reconciliation Roncesvalles: Tansi! Welcome all ages! September 30th on Roncesvalles Avenue Toronto’s recent apology comes to life 137 years after its roles … Read More

Support for Ukraine

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Updated Wednesday, March 18 The Roncesvalles Village BIA stands with the people of Ukraine. If you are on this page, it is likely because you scanned the QR code on one of the blue and yellow heart shaped decals visible in the windows and doors of businesses along Roncesvalles.  Initially, we were intending the QR code would send people directly … Read More