After the death of one of the rich and popular Blossom twins on the 4th of July, the small town of Riverdale investigates the murder. The series starts in September, the beginning of a new school year, that brings with it new students, relationships, and reveals the mysteries of the past 4th of July.
A Great Place to Get Away With It All
Did You Know?
The juvenile hall Archie is sent to at the beginning of season three, Leopold and Loeb, is so named after a pair of Chicago students who, in 1924 at the ages of 19 and 18 respectively, were charged with the murder of 14 year old Bobby Franks. See more
Throughout out the series, it's clear that the actors/actresses portraying teenagers are actually in their 20s+. This is done as to not interfere with the schooling of real teenagers and to give the general viewing audience who are teenagers themselves someone they can look up too. See more
He'll be here tonight as the sun has its last shadow upon the earth and the crescent moon is risen upon the Eastern ridge.
So... like 9 o'clock?
Yes Betty, he'll be here around 9.