It doesn't get much better than this! We had beautiful weather, thousands of people and something for absolutely EVERYONE to enjoy and rave about at the South Riverdale Avenue Block Festival.
The event featured live music all day, a Rock Wall (thanks to the NYPD's 50th Precinct), Pony Rides, the Bronx Culture Trolley (which made stops at PS 81's Fall Funday), Professional Street Performers - Adam and Dawn, Pumpkin Decorating and more children's great activities hosted by Kidaroo, Bedrock Preschool and Riverdale Nursery School, beautiful decorations thanks to John's Botany Bay, Festive Balloons and Face Painting thanks to DJ Drugs, shopping specials, delicious food and so much more. Check out our exhibits page for more!
Special thanks to our co-host the South Riverdale Avenue Merchants Association and all our sponsors including Linda's Jazz Nights, Corner Cafe, Pizza Plus, Yo Burger, Salvatore's of Soho, Sotheby's International Realty, State Senator Jeff Klein, Larry the Locksmith, Kidaroo, John's Botany Bay, Citibank, Designers Corner, Tiny's Diner, DJ Drugs, Radioland, Riverdale Midtown Physical Therapy, Curves, The Whole You Spa, Riverdale Hebrew Books and Gifts, Ha-Makolet, Palombo Bakery, Greek Express, Tin Marin, Chase, Ginger Grill, Pretty Please, Popcorn Pawz, Wells Fargo, Baby It’s You, Riverdale Nursery School, An Beal Bocht Café, Riverdale Veterinary Group, J.J Vineyards, Bedrock Preschool, Dr Steven Odrich, Dr. Marc Odrich and Dr. Kenneth Greenberg and Weichert, Realtors-House & Home. We are also grateful to all our elected officials, Community Board 8 and the 50th Police Precinct for ALL their support!! These events would not be possible without all the sponsorships and other support we receive.
Check out our festival booklets on the publications page and the photos below to see all that the great day had to offer.