UPDATE – Riverside’s Streetfest is back Saturday, June 3rd and Sunday, June 4th, 2017!!
Taste the Eats and feel the Beats in Riverside! Spanning 10 vibrant blocks between the Don Valley Parkway to just past Degrassi Street on historic Queen Street East. Riverside’s 5th annual Eats & Beats Street Festival takes place on the first Saturday of June and (special this year!), continues on Sunday, alongside the Riverdale ArtWalk. In 2017, the festival is celebrating Ontario and Canada’s 150th anniversary and Indigenous roots with special events and festivities!
Riverside Eats & Beats Streetfest showcases Riverside’s family friendly food outlets and unique small town in the big city atmosphere. The Riverside District is renowned for its home design shops, heritage architecture, cafes, pubs and popular contemporary restaurants.
During the festival, local eateries open their doors serving tasting plates and musical entertainment. The festival includes a variety of destination points at four street closures with live music, and entertainment and, of course, mouthwatering Riverside tasters. Fresh music along Riverside’s streetscape with sounds ranging from Samba, Indigenous music, New Orleans-style Jazz, Roots/Rock and Children’s music.
Read all about the fun that was had at the 2016 Streetfest
Stay tuned for more about the festivities coming up for 2017!
If you are interested in getting involved in Riverside’s 2017 Streetfest please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org