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On Sunday, June 27th, from 2-5pm, Sorauren Park will come alive with song, dance, stories and more. Brought to you by the totsquad (and lots of volunteer moms and dads), totstock is a vibrant, noisy, whimsical celebration of family and community. It’s a party for families and an exclusive opportunity for local & sustainable businesses & organizations to hang out … Read More

Roncy Rocks! Coming June 19

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Roncy Rocks!, our first annual celebration of art, music and culture in Roncesvalles Village, is happening on June 19! We will have stages and art displays all up and down Roncesvalles Avenue from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., as well as more art and music in various places on Roncesvalles until late into the evening! Here’s the finalized lineup for … Read More

Charity Golf Tournament Coming Soon

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The Knights of Columbus (associated with St. Casimir and St. Stanislaus Parishes) are hosting the fifth annual Father Michael Smith Memorial Golf Tournament for the benefit of Copernicus Lodge (66 Roncesvalles Ave.) The tournament takes place on June 12th at the Granite Ridge Golf Club. There are lots of great prizes and it’s for a worthy cause. For more information, … Read More

Charity Sale at Copernicus Lodge

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On Friday and Saturday Copernicus Lodge (66 Roncesvalles Avenue) is holding its annual fundraising sale. Hats, visors, t-shirts and more for men and women are on sale, all under $5. This sale will go on Friday April 23 from 1:00 until 8:00 p.m., and on Saturday April 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00p.m. All proceeds will go to Copernicus Lodge, … Read More

Easter In Roncesvalles Village

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Roncesvalles Village is full of colour this Easter weekend! Spring is in the air, flowers are on display up and down the street, and people are out in large numbers to enjoy the beautiful weather. Easter is a major holiday in Polish tradition, and on Saturday Roncesvalles thronged with people carrying traditional decorated baskets with food to be blessed at … Read More

Tłusty Czwartek (Fat Thursday) Comes To Roncesvalles

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An annual Polish tradition, Fat Thursday is the last hurrah before the fasting perios of Lent. Traditionally, celebrants feast on Fat Thursday, particularly on the popular (and really tasty!) Polish “donut” called pączki (pronounced POONCH-kee) and faworki (“angel wing” pastry.) What a better day to try out something tasty! Tłusty Czwartek is big on Roncesvalles. You can expect brisk business … Read More

Santa and “The Grinch” at the Revue!

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From noon until 2:00 on Saturday the 19th, you can co-star with Santa on the big screen at the Revue! You’re invited to get free digital photos taken at the Revue (which will be emailed to you), courtesy of Impact Photography. Prints with Christmas cards can be ordered for $6 and picked up later from Impact Photography at 361 Roncesvalles … Read More

Mobifest Returns to the Revue!

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The 4th annual Nokia Mobifest Toronto will be held at the Revue Cinema on November 17th. Check out the world’s best made-for-mobile films and be there as the winners are announced. This years screening will include the films created at the first ever Toronto Made for Mobile 24 hour Challenge, sponsored by the City of Toronto, and the Mobifest World … Read More

Lighting Exchange at Polish Credit Union

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On Saturday November 14 from 2:00 to 4:00 the Roncesvalles Village BIA is hosting the Toronto Hydro sponsored LED lighting exchange. The Lighting Exchange will be at the Polish Credit Union at 220 Roncesvalles Avenue. How does it work? Simple! Bring two strands of old incandescent lights and you’ll receive one strand of new, energy-efficient LED holiday lights. Complimentary hot … Read More

First photos from Polish Festival

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Photo: Kevin Gonsalves Toronto photographer Kevin Gonsalves captured some great images from this weekend’s Polish Festival. The photos were uploaded as part of his Project 60, a series depicting 60 themes each with 60 photos shot within 60 minutes over 60 days. The photos can be viewed as a Flickr slideshow here. While the BIA is still crunching the attendance … Read More