Fordham Road Spring Sidewalk Sale
Thur April 19-Sat April 21, 2012
Daily from 12AM-6PM
Fordham Road Between Third Ave and Jerome Ave
(including side streets)
Enjoy huge savings at area businesses in the spring sidewalk sale!
Businesses will display their merchandise and sales items outside their stores
for the public to shop and save on Fordham Road. If you are a business in the BID
that would like to participate, contact the BID at 718-562-2104, firstname.lastname@example.org
or download the form here.
Annual Earth Day Clean Up Day
Fordham Road & Creston Avenue: Fri. 4/2010AM-12PM
To kick off Earth Day weekend, on Friday April 20th, students from a local childcare center will help the sanitation crew of the Fordham Road BID to help keep the district clean. The event teaches the students about the importance of protecting the environment and is a lead in to our Fordham Go Green Walk on May 5th.
Fordham Go Green Walk
Saturday May 5th, 11AM
Join the Fordham Road BID to promote a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. The walk will start at the corner of E Fordham Rd. and Creston/190th and will walk west on 190th st. It will then turn south on Jerome Ave. to E Fordham Rd. where it will turn east on E Fordham Rd. until it reaches Kingsbridge Ave. It will go north on Kingsbridge to Poe Park where it will conclude in a health fair with live music, free activities and prizes.
Thursday May 10th - Sunday May 20th
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.and The Bronx Tourism Council announce
an 11 day celebration highlighting the Best of the Bronx in the Arts, Health, Youth, and much more! Bronx Week's festivities will culminate with a Festival and celebrity inductions into the Bronx Walk of Fame. Visit www.ILoveTheBronx.com for additional information.
Fordham Road Business Improvement District Annual Meeting
Thursday May 31st 9-10AM
Bronx Library Center
Join the Fordham Road BID to discuss the accomplishments and goals of the last year as well as the BID's plans for the future of Fordham Road. Our featured guest speaker will be Commissioner Robert Walsh of the New York City Department of Small Business Services. Only registered members of the BID may vote in the elections for the Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting. Click here to register.
Relay For Life
Saturday June 2nd (time TBD)
Evander-Childs High School Stadium
Free Health Screenings
The Fordham Road BID partners with Bronx-Lebanon and Columbia University Hospital to offer free diabetes, blood pressure, cholesterol, and glaucoma testing
Muller Park & Plaza Summer Programming
The BID will offer free children's story telling on the first Friday of every month (starting
May 4th) and a free outdoor concert on the second Saturday of every month (starting June 9th). See the Fordham Road BID Calendar for more details.