Wall of Welcome – Roncesvalles United Church

Roncesvalles VillageCommunity News, Murals, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

We’re so pleased to extend this invitation on behalf of the Roncesvalles United Church. The first of it’s kind in Canada!  For those of you who are familiar with the vibrant mural located at the corner of Garden and Roncesvalles Avenue, this beautiful endeavour was designed and painted by the same talented artist, Philip Cote. Featuring a talk by renowned … Read More

Tree Lighting and Caroling at the Roncesvalles United Church

Roncesvalles VillageEvents, Holidays, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles, Roncesvalles Village BIA

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

Roncesvalles Village Patios – Fall 2021

Roncesvalles VillageOur Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Fall is here and the temperature is cooling, but you can still dine al fresco on several patios on Roncesvalles – many of which have heaters! We’ve created a new map for patios available for outdoor dining, grabbing a pint or snack; many of which have heaters. Some things to keep in mind: There may be changes in the availability … Read More

Roncesvalles Village Day Trips

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WestTO Day Trips [Image Description] Roncesvalles Village Day Trips Whether you’re visiting Roncesvalles Village or you are a local interested in more ways to enjoy the neighbourhood, you’re all invited to spend a day (trip) or two on Roncy! Visit the Village within a city, perfect for a day-trip for shoppers and foodies alike.  Nestled between High Park to the … Read More

Local Roncy Hero

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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

King-Queen Queensway-Roncesvalles South End Construction

Roncesvalles VillageConstruction, Members News, Our Neighbourhood, Parking

Updated May 19, 2022 From KQQR updates: Starting Wednesday, May 4, 2022, crews will move west and continue track replacement work on The Queensway towards Glendale Avenue. This will result in ALL eastbound left turns being prohibited from The Queensway to St. Joseph’s Health Centre’s Main (Melnyk) Entrance. See suggested alternate route here. Right turns from The Queensway to the … Read More

Places to Shop, Eat, Play and Thrive on Roncy

Roncesvalles VillageOur Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

The winter months can be dreary, cold and grey.  Now more that ever, we are all missing spending time with family and friends and of course visiting our favourite spots (and staff!) on Roncesvalles. So be it Valentine’s Day, Super Bowl Sunday, or just wanting to let those you love know you’re thinking of them, while we can’t be together, … Read More

#ShopRoncy

Roncesvalles VillageHolidays, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Shop Roncy! Whether you have been… strolling the street and shopping the many new shop-window displays for gifts and essentials for curbside pickup; shopping in-store at the grocery and specialty food shops; stopping in at local eateries for takeout; ordering from our local shops or restaurants for local delivery; using services that are sanitizing at the highest level or offering … Read More

Show Your Love for Roncy!

Roncesvalles VillageOur Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Help us to share the love about our amazing neighbourhood this winter! Have a favourite Roncesvalles shop, class, building, business, neighbour, school, community group, bar, cafe, or restaurant that you love? We want to hear about it! This February, tag us and use #LoveRoncy on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to share images of everything you love about Roncesvalles Village. Facebook … Read More

Meet Abby Bushby

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Meet Abby Bushby To mark Garden Days 2018, the Roncesvalles Village BIA is showcasing the dedicated community members who maintain our sidewalk gardens and beautify our vibrant street. Abby Bushby is the Chair the Friends of Dundas Roncesvalles Peace Garden organization. She maintains the Peace Garden located at the eastern corner of Roncy and Dundas. The Peace Garden was constructed … Read More