|Riverdale Riverfest ||Event date: June 30th, 2013|
|Hosted by Crown Province of Ostgardr - Bronx, NY||Event Last Modified: February 21st, 2013|
|Come one, come all to celebrate life on the Hudson River and the Greenway in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. This free demo will be held on the campus of the College of Mount St. Vincent. This year we will be set up by Fonthill Castle. Calling all fighters, fencers, weavers, calligraphers, dancers, musicians et al. Expected attendance is 5,000 mostly families and students. What a great opportunity to showcase the talent and brute strength of the Society.|
The green and white Ostgardr tent will be there for Arts & Science displays as well as a List field/Open field for the Battle, Fighting, Fencingu, and Dance demos.
Site Opens: 9am
Site Closes: 6pm
|College of Mount Saint Vincent|
Riverdale Avenue and W263rd Street
Bronx, NY 10471
The college is located in the Northwest section of the Bronx just south of the Yonkers border. Easily accessible from the Henry Hudson Parkway/Saw Mill Parkway. Go to www.riverdaleriverfest.org and click on the directions tab. Plenty of (from the Bronx):
Several buses connect with the City Line buses at Broadway and 231st Street. The #7 and #10 stop at the campus gate.
Bus (from Westchester):
Change at Getty Square in Yonkers for the Mount Saint Vincent #8 bus
parking available as well as shuttle buses from the local Metro North stop.
Take the Independent (Eighth Avenue "A") train to West 207th Street. Leave the station via the 211th Street exit. Take City Line bus #7 to the campus gate on Riverdale Avenue at 263rd Street.
IRT #1/9 (#1 train—Van Cortlandt and 242nd Street) to 231st Street. Take City Line bus #7 or #10 to the campus gate.
Bus (from Manhattan):
There are Riverdale Express buses from midtown and lower Manhattan, east and west sides. For information and schedules, please refer to the MTA bus schedules.
|Site : free demo|
Please, if you can make yourself available to attend this event contact:
Lady Eilionora inghean ui Ruairc/Lori Copland at firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-601-4762cell