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RiverScape MetroPark

111 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH 45402-1284
+1 937-278-2607
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Germanfest

We went downtown to the Germanfest picnic at the waters edge in Dayton Ohio. A very nice park along... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
fireman217
via mobile
Relaxing

Just recently completed, Riverscape on the corner of Monument Dr. Is very inviting, and nice place... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Patricia B
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This popular park, found along the Great Miami River in the heart of Downtown Dayton, is a hub of activities for all ages -- from concerts and community events to bike rentals. Beautiful floral plantings, hanging baskets and fountains make RiverScape the Miami Valley's favorite community gathering place. Always open.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice skating” (16 reviews)
“miami river” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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111 E Monument Ave, Dayton, OH 45402-1284
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went downtown to the Germanfest picnic at the waters edge in Dayton Ohio. A very nice park along the big Miami river. They actually shut down several roads to host the event. There was lots to do at this little festival with authentic German...More

Thank fireman217
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Just recently completed, Riverscape on the corner of Monument Dr. Is very inviting, and nice place to hang out for the afternoon or to take in planned activities. Directly across the street is the the Dayton Dragons baseball stadium which is a mi n or...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Riverscape is a good venue for events in Dayton. I personally like Taste of the Miami Valley and the Celtic Festival. There are other events and many of them are free. During the winter they have ice skating in the pavilion. The only down side...More

Thank jeffcaldwell230
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a lovely little downtown park that offers views of the river. This is a good place for a stroll, there are snacks and activities available for kids, and there are often interesting events held here, from yoga to live music to cultural events.

Thank MelanieSH888
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This place is full of shady benches. Miles of walking/biking trails in each direction. Water play area and loaded with children playing on the hot day we were there.

Thank BarbaraLynnS
Reviewed 29 June 2017

A lot of things to do at RiverScape and views of the river. If Kayaking, biking jogging are you thing, this is the place for you.

1  Thank Mortgageman9000
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lots to do! Kayaking, canoeing, rowing, jogging. An open outdoor ice skating rink in the winter. Festivals, food, and entertainment throughout the summer.

Thank JMDANCERS
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had a great time dancing to the live "Sly" band and enjoyed a delicous meal from nearby food trucks. A lovely setting.

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Dayton has long and tall levy's around its rivers. The bike trails run along the rivers inside the levy's, so when it rains hard they flood out. 48 hours after a rain they were still closed, so check the weather before you plan to use...More

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Love the adult swing seats and this area is very pleasant for walking, and river and people watching. Very surprised that on a weekend in early May the refreshment kiosk was not open. The visitors were there, where were the staff? We had elderly relatives...More

Thank Cello88
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