• Block Festivals - Each spring and fall, KRVC hosts and organizes a series of Block Festivals.

  • Movies in the Park! - Each summer, KRVC hosts and organizes a series of movies in the parks.

  • Promo Events - KRVC holds "sneak previews" to promote and generate media buzz for our upcoming events.

  • Biz Boosters - KRVC organized "Storytime with our State Legislators" for Bedrock Preschool in August 2013.

  • Bronx Talk - KRVC's Executive Director, Tracy McCabe, appeared on Gary Axelbank's BronxNet's Bronx Talk on May 12, 2014 with RiverFest Organizer and Greenway Advocate, Cliff Stanton, to promote RiverFest and the Campaign for Riverfront Access

  • Daily News Cover Shot - Special Section "Experience Riverdale," Released May 1, 2014

  • The Bouncy Castle was a Big Hit! - A Line was forming on South Riverdale Avenue even before the noon start time of KRVC's May 4, 2014 Block Festival

  • Fall 2013 Block Festival - Tracy McCabe Shelton, KRVC's Exec Director; Mario Curanaj, Festival Sponsor & Owner of Yo Burger and Salvatore's of Soho; State Senator Jeff Klein, State Assemblyman Jeff Dinowitz, CB 8's Sergio Villaverde and KRVC's Linda Manning

  • Fall 2013 Block Festival - The NYPD's Rock Wall was a BIG Hit. Special thanks to the 50th Precinct for bringing it to us on Riverdale Avenue!

  • Holiday Festival 2012 - Pony Rides and a Petting Zoo were a BIG Hit on South Riverdale Avenue!

  • Spring 2012 Block Festival - Send in the Clowns!

  • New Movie Screen - State Senator Jeff Klein allocated funds for KRVC's new 20 foot Movie Screen, which we debuted in July 2013.

  • Live Jazz! - Our Block Festivals feature local perfomance groups and professional musicians.

  • Huge Crowds - KRVC's events bring out thousands of people!

  • Pumpkin Decorating - Our Block Festivals feature a wide array of fun, creative children's activities

  • Rock 'N Roll! - We feature a Variety of Live Music at our Block Festivals

  • KRVC Recognized by Citibank - In the fall of 2012, KRVC received a grant award for being an excellent not-for-profit in our Community

  • Subway Sketcher - Featured in the Neighborhood Section of this Website

  • Joint Venture with the Daily News - KRVC works with the Daily News on special supplements to promote our community!

  • Please Donate - Your generous donations help us do the great work we do. Please visit our donate page. Thank you in advance for your support.

Block Festivals, Greenway Events including Riverdale RiverFest, Movie Nights, Concerts & much more.  We just released our full 2015 calendar!  Check it out by clicking here.

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Watch Our Meet the Woodlawn Merchants Movie!

Thanks to generous funding from Councilmember Andrew Cohen, KRVC will release a Meet the Riverdale Merchants Movie this spring.  Filming will start soon.  We are in the final phases of registering interested merchants.

Watch Our Riverdale RiverFest Video!

Please consider supporting your local not-for-profit, KRVC, as you make your charitable donations all year round.  The dollars you give KRVC go right back into OUR community to support all the projects, events and initiatives described throughout this website.  

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