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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • 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

  • Spring 2012 Block Festival - Send in the Clowns!

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

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

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

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

Our cherished community event is right around the corner!  Festivities start on Saturday, June 10th with boat rides, a theatre production and an outdoor movie.  The big event takes place from 12-6pm on Sunday, June 11th with more boat rides, live music all day, children's attractions, food and much more!

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  • 11
    Jun
    Riverdale RiverFest 2017

    12:00 pm @ College of Mount Saint Vincent

    Boat Rides on Tall Ships!  Live Music All...

  • 20
    Jul
    Movie in the Park

    07:30 pm @ Vinmont Park

    Festivities start at 7:30 pm and movie (...

  • 27
    Jul
    Movie in the Park

    07:30 pm @ Bailey Park

    Festivities start at 7:30 pm and movie (TBA)...

  • 01
    Aug
    Kingsbridge Festival

    02:00 pm @ 234th Street Broadway and Bailey)

    Event will feature a stage with live music, art...

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