Dayton International Airport
This airport serves as the hub for the largest 90-minute air travel market in the United States. It is only about a 20 minute drive from Riverside. For airport and traveler information, visit daytonairport.com.
In case an emergency ever arises, Riverside is within minutes of several hospitals. They include:
- Children’s Medical Center (3 miles)
- Grandview Hospital (5 miles)
- Miami Valley Hospital (6 miles)
Riverside is a great place for shopping! There are many shopping centers located throughout Riverside. They include:
- Page Manor Shopping Center
- Airway Shopping Center
- Spin-Kemp Shopping Center
- East Plaza Shopping Center
The Mall at Fairfield Commons is located just minutes away.
In addition, Riverside offers a variety of grocery shopping. From ethic foods to wholesale, you will be able to purchase what you are after. They include:
- Ethnic: Flavours of India, International Foods, Nuevo Amenacir, Far East Foods
- Grocery: Kroger and Aldi
- Supermarket: K-Mart
Riverside has a variety of choices for dining pleasure. From fast-food, carryout, formal dining and many ethnic restaurants, we have it all.
- Fast Food: McDonald’s, Taco Bell, Burger King, Wendy’s, Arby’s, Subway, Dairy Queen
- Restaurants: Bob Evans, Old Hickory, Airway Kitchen,
- Ethnic Restaurants: Linh’s, Taco Loco, Salsas, Greek Isle Deli, Burrito King, Gyro Palace, Flavours of India, Akashi Sushi Bar, Tacqueria Las Tapatias, Asia Gourmet, Laska
- Carryout/Delivery/or Dining In: Pizza Hut, China Buffet, Joe’s Pizzeria, Rick’s Pizza, Greek Isle Deli
Riverside is home to 2 of the best bakeries in the metropolitan area.
- The Cakery, American Classic Donuts
- Esther Price Fine Chocolates
Eastview Recreation Pool
Membership is open to any Riverside resident. Eastview opens Memorial day weekend and is located at 5006 Bayside Drive, Dayton 45431. For more information call, 254-4691.
Walnut Grove Country Club
Walnut Grove has become one of the premier country clubs in the Dayton area. In addition to golfing, Walnut Grove offers dining, swimming, catering, and a banquet room for up to 200 people. Walnut Grove Country Club is located at 5050 Linden Avenue, Dayton 45432. For more information, visit walnutgrovecc.net or call 253-3109.
The National Museum of the Unites States Air Force
The National Museum of the United States Air Force is the official museum of the United States Air Force located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. The museum galleries present military aviation history, boasting more than 360 aerospace vehicles and missiles on display – many rare and one-of-a-kind — along with thousands of historical items and powerful sensory exhibits that bring history to life and connect the Wright brothers’ legacy with today’s stealth and precision technology. Visit: www.nationalmuseum.af.mil
Five Rivers Metro Park
Five Rivers Metro is a multi-jurisdictional independent parks organization whose main funding source is through voted tax levies. The organization currently maintains 24 facilities and 11,787 acres through out Montgomery County. Under its management are Cox Arboretum, Eastwood MetroPark, Carriage Hill Historical Farm, numerous bike trails and the brand new, MetroParks Mountain Biking Area (MOMBA) to name only a few. Visit: Five River Metro Park Home Page
Eastwood Metro Park
Surrounded by the City of Riverside, Eastwood is a 437-acre park containing a 185-acre main lake, the Mad River and a large lagoon that is crisscrossed with arched stone bridges. The park offers a variety of boating opportunities from kayaking the Mad River to sailing on the lake. Year around outdoor activities are offered to all age groups. Visit: Eastwood Metro Park Home Page
Huffman Metro Park
Bordering the northeast corner of Riverside is Huffman MetroPark. This is a 283 acre-park offering fishing, bird watching, hiking, and picnicking. It is also the site of the newly constructed MOMBA, MetroParks Mountain Biking Area. This a 111-acre site containing 8.3 acres of biking trails. They offer trails for the beginner as well as black diamond trails for the veteran. Visit: Huffman Park Home Page Other attractions within a half hour drive include: