Parks, Forestry & Recreation

Riverdale Park East

This 18 hectare park near Danforth Avenue and Broadveiw Avenue is popular for winter tobogganing and views of downtown Toronto skyline. Riverdale Park East features two ball diamonds, three multipurpose sports fields, a running track, seven tennis courts, an artificial outdoor ice rink and ball hockey pad, a picnic area and a children's playground. The ice rink features a hockey pad which is also a please pad. There are change rooms for changing into skates. There is a nice playground to the east of the rink. A naturalized area at the north end of the park has many recreational trails ideal for walking. Located at the north entrance to the park on Broadview Avenue is the Riverdale Park East Outdoor Pool.

Special Features
SCENIC VIEW - Great place to watch a sunset.

  • 550 Broadview Ave M4K 2P1
  • Ward: 30
  • District: Toronto & East York
  • Near: S of Danforth & Broadview
  • TTC Information: Take the Broadview streetcar two stops past the Danforth and walk down the stairs to the rink.
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  • Due to mechanical failure, the refrigeration plant at this location is off for the season. The rink remains open, weather dependent.


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Public Skate
  1 - 3:30pm 3:30 - 5:30pm1 - 3:30pm

7 - 10pm
1 - 5:30pm
Shinny: Adult
(18yrs and over)
1 - 3:30pm1 - 3:30pm8 - 10pm8 - 9pm1 - 3:30pm 9 - 11am

8 - 10pm
Shinny: Caregiver & Child
(up to 8yrs)
  3:30 - 5:30pm   11am - 1pm
Shinny: Youth
(13 - 18yrs)
 5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 8pm5:30 - 8pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 7pm5:30 - 8pm
Shinny: Child
(9 - 12yrs)
3:30 - 5:30pm3:30 - 5:30pm 3:30 - 5:30pm 3:30 - 5:30pm 
Shinny: Women
(18yrs and over)
10am - 12pm      
Shinny - Unsupervised
 9am - 12pm 9am - 12pm9am - 12pm9am - 12pm 
Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Ball Diamond2

Dogs Off-Leash Area1

Multipurpose Room1
Outdoor Dry Pad1
Outdoor Pool1
Outdoor Track1


Sport Field3

Facilities are given a rating of Premium, A, B, or C based on following criteria.

Facility TypeQuantityFacility Rating
Outdoor Rink1

Facility Classification for Ice Allocation.