Riverdale is the gateway to Toronto's east-end neighborhoods. It is a large and diverse community that is especially well known for its colorful shopping districts and quaint Victorian homes. This is a high density urban neighborhood that is also blessed with an abundant of parkland where one can escape the hustle and bustle of big city living. Riverdale Park to the West is one of the largest green spaces in the city. It's steep hills are a favorite of tobogganers. Withrow Park to the East is a neighborhood hub and meeting place with a popular farmers market. Top ranked schools, great shopping and convenient access to transit have attracted many families to this popular neighborhood.