River Vale Day

UPDATE 10/13/22:

Hello River Vale! 

We are so excited for River Vale Town Day this Sunday, 10/16 from 11-3pm.  There will be activities for the entire family to enjoy- it's a community day you don't want to miss.   Come with friends or meet some new neighbors!  River Vale Day is a rain or shine event but as of right now, the forecast is calling for a beautiful sunny day and 69 degrees (fingers crossed)!!!  Here are the activities you can expect to enjoy:

  • Fitness with Friends River Vale Day 5K Run/Walk (still time to sign up!) For all ages and abilities! If you can walk, you can do it!!
    Registration starts at 7:30 am. Run starts at 8:30 am. Sign up here. 
  • DJ (family friendly music all day long)
  • Bounce Houses and Mazes
  • 9 Hole Golf
  • Axe Throwing
  • Dunk Tank  (NEW!)
  • Mechanical Bull
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Petting Zoo
  • Juggler and Stilts Walker
  • Food Trucks/Food Vendors 
    • Orlando’s Chili- in a cup or homemade bread bowl
    • RV Football Association- burgers, hot dogs in the hut
    • Zing the Day Coffee Truck (coffee, sweets)
    • Peppercorn Events 
    • The Empanada Lady
    • Popcorn by the Boy Scouts
  • Local Vendors - make sure you check out all the local businesses who have setup tables to share their products or services with you!  
    It’s so important for us to support our local businesses!
  • Exhibitions 
    • National Anthem            11:25 am on turf field
    • Raiders Cheerleaders    11:30 am on turf field
    • Pascack Valley Dance    12:00 pm on turf field
    • Pascack Pioneers            12:30 pm at table
  • Chili Cook Off - 12:45 pm at the Cultural Affairs Table- 3 Judges
  • Make sure to get your FREE I Love River Vale Bag available to the first 400 residents - 1 per person please!  

Thank you to our amazing sponsors who have dedicated money and time to ensure this event is as amazing as possible! 

  • Valley Bank- Platinum Sponsor
  • Balloon Chica- Platinum Sponsor
  • Perpetual Motion- Platinum Sponsor
  • River Vale Country Club- Platinum Sponsor
  • Let’s Meat Steak House- Gold Sponsor
  • Harmony Village at Care One Valley- Gold Sponsor 

Parking is available in Holdrum Middle School Parking lot, RV Town Hall, RV Library and Stonybrook Swim Club.   Parking is not available in the Mark Lane Parking lot as it is reserved for vendors. 

We’re looking forward to a fun day to celebrate our amazing and beautiful town!!!

We always appreciate any suggestions (for next year) and feedback as our goal is to provide the best Town Day possible!!!

Thank you!
Rachel and Monica
Co-Directors, Cultural and Social Affairs, Township of River Vale


 The 2022 annual celebration of River Vale will be held on Sunday, October 16, 2022 at the Mark Lane Sports Complex from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm!  Rain or shine.

Join us for an amazing day filled with fun activities, free rides, petting zoo, local school and town exhibits, delicious food, a chili cook off, 5K fun run/walk and best of all, amazing people!

Register for the Chili Cook Off by emailing Rachel at culturalaffairs1@rivervalenj.org .  Or run/walk the River Vale Town Day 5K both with proceeds to benefit the Helping Hands Food Pantry in Hillsdale serving our community.

Sign up for the First Fitness with Friends sponsored River Vale Town Day 5K Run/Walk here https://www.fitnesswithfriends.net/5kfunrunwalk.

****Please get involved!  Volunteers are needed to ensure this event is a continued success.  Please reach out to Monica at culturalaffairs2@rivervalenj.org

We hope to see you there!

Rachel and Monica

5k Fun Run Walk Colorful Flyer
2NDAnnual Chili Cook Off 2022