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
Truth and Reconciliation Day 2022
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
Hello, Cześć, Boozhoo, Tansi, and Bonjour! It’s been a long 2 years since we were able to be together to celebrate Roncesvalles Village, and the unique heritage of this neighbourhood, at our weekend festival. We are recognizing the changes in our community, with the newly rebranded “Roncesvalles Festival”. Coming this September 17 & 18, and building on the long history … Read More
Tree Lighting and Caroling at the Roncesvalles United Church
The Roncesvalles United Church held their annual Tree Lighting last weekend and the neighbourhood came out to enjoy the festive spirit and the wonderful sounds of the West End Community Choir. RVBIA Chair David Neinstein was invited to announce the countdown to the lighting of the tree. Hosted by: Anne Hines & the Roncesvalles United Church Performance by: the West … Read More
Local Roncy Hero
Hi Roncy! You may have received a piece of mail from the Roncesvalles Village BIA recently telling you about our newest campaign to find our #LocalRoncyHeroes. It begins on National Superheroes Day – and we hope you’ll join in! There is a fun cut-out mask included on that direct mail piece AND you can download and print more masks below. … Read More
WHAT’S ON RONCY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON?
JOIN US ON RONCESVALLES FOR HOLIDAY FUN! #RoncyReindeer CONTEST Starting November 17th through to the end of December, Spot, Snap & Share a photo of a reindeer from a Roncesvalles shop window or winter garden on social media with tag #RoncyReindeer for your chance to win a $100 Roncy gift certificate or one of two $25 gift certificates! Add tag #RoncyReindeer … Read More
2019 Roncesvalles Polish Festival
Hey Roncesvalles, it’s that time of year again!! North America’s largest celebration of Polish culture in Toronto’s best neighbourhood, Roncesvalles Village returns Saturday, September 14th and Sunday, September 15th for 2 days of Polish Culture and Cuisine. Now in its 14th year, the Roncesvalles Polish Festival returns with over 90 vendors, 6 Beverage Gardens + Extended Patios, 2 Family Zones … Read More
Roncy Rocks 2019
A celebration of our local music, art, community and entrepreneurial spirit On June 8th, multiple entertainment zones will be raised on Roncesvalles Avenue, inviting the community and visitors to experience along the length of our thriving main street. From our Main Stage performers, to the Art Zone, Beer Garden, Kids Zone and Family Friendly Stage. There will be plenty of … Read More
Get Ready For the Holidays on RONCY!
—– GET READY FOR THE HOLIDAYS ON RONCY —– HOLIDAY PROMOTIONS & ACTIVITIES ALL SEASON LONG SPOT THE RONCY REINDEER HOLIDAY CONTEST Throughout December… Spot, Snap & Share a photo of a reindeer from a Roncesvalles shop window or winter garden for a chance to win one of three $50 gift certificates. Tag it #roncyreindeer on Instagram and Facebook Or send … Read More
Official Launch and Ribbon Cutting for the Mural at Roncesvalles and Garden Ave
What an exciting day! Enjoy these photos from the Official Launch; which included a smudging by mural artist Philip Cote, Mayor John Tory and speakers from STArt and our very own BIA board. More about the mural can be found here.