Shop Roncy Contest

Roncesvalles VillageHolidays, Our Roncesvalles

Instagram GIVEAWAY ALERT!   To show our gratitude for the tremendous support we’ve gotten for our ‘Not For Lease’ campaign we’re giving you a chance to win  1 of 10 $50 gift cards to a Roncesvalles Village BIA business* To enter, please visit our Instagram account and follow the instructions on the THANK YOU post. Contest closes on Monday, December … 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

Roncesvalles is Not For Lease

Roncesvalles VillageOur Roncesvalles

On November 24th, Roncesvalles Village BIA launched the “Not For Lease” Campaign.  In order to bring awareness to the very real precipice that small business teeters on, and how now, it is more important than ever to support our Main Streets.  It is vital at this time to make your local shops, bars and restaurants your first choice for curbside … Read More

Summer 2020: Find a Patio on Roncesvalles

Roncesvalles VillageCOVID19, Our Roncesvalles

If you’re like us, you’ve been missing grabbing a coffee, a cold drink and a bite to eat on patios at your favourite restaurants, cafes and bars on Roncesvalles over the past few months.  Which makes it very exciting that many are now open and offering this option. A  few weeks ago we shared a Google Map of patios on … Read More

Where to find Non-medical Face Masks on Roncesvalles

Roncesvalles VillageOur Roncesvalles

If you’re looking for places to purchase masks on Roncesvalles, we have a map and list for you!  Given the Mandatory Mask or Face Covering Bylaw (Wearing a mask or face covering is required in indoor public spaces beginning July 7, 2020),  non-medical face masks are in high demand. In order to help you find where you can buy them locally, we’ve … 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

Roncy Reduces

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Roncy Reduces is a community waste reduction initiative in the Roncesvalles area that was launched by 20 local parents at the beginning of this year. Their goal is to reduce single-use plastics and packaging in our neighbourhood by encouraging both consumers and businesses to practice waste reduction together. They have invited neighbourhood businesses to participate by displaying their Roncy Reduces/BYO sticker … Read More

Start Your Holidays on Roncy!

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Tree made of coloured lights.

The Holiday Season is fast approaching. Kick it off with us on December 1 and 2! On December 1st Shop Roncy Late. Participating shops will have promotions, sales and activities until 9:00PM, with select shops staying open until 10:00 PM. December 2nd bring your family to Roncy and visit Santa at Willem and Jools at 125 Roncesvalles in the early afternoon … Read More

Roncesvalles Village Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

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Roncyworks and RVBIA volunteers group photo.

Our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, this year was once again a huge success. We are so lucky to live in a village in this big city, where many of our residents and shopkeepers believe in contributing their time and effort — and cash — to making our community better in so many ways. Having people who are willing to spare time … Read More

Shop the Neighbourhood Challenge

Veronica F.Events, Our Neighbourhood, Our Roncesvalles

Most people from Roncesvalles Village love that we have so many great shops, services and awesome places to eat, drink and be merry. On Saturday, let’s show Canada our shop local spirit  as the Yellow Pages brings their Shop the Neighbourhood Challenge to Roncesvalles Avenue. • Official event times: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. • Event location: High Park Library Lawn, Corner of … Read More