Leslieville Neighbourhood Toronto Guide | SchoolQ

Welcome to Leslieville Neighbourhood, Toronto

Welcome to Leslieville, Toronto

Overview

Leslieville, or South Riverdale, is the southern half of the Riverdale neighbourhood and comprises many smaller neighbourhoods, including Leslieville, the Port Lands, Studio District, Riverside, East Toronto Chinatown, and the Gerrard India Bazaar. The area is a mixed income and multicultural neighbourhood currently experiencing a trend of gentrification along Queen St. East and Broadview Ave. It is known for its many historic buildings and rich cultural heritage. In the southern part of South Riverdale, industrial warehouses along Lakeshore Avenue house production studios, and many people working in film and television live in the old Victorians found along the area's side streets.

Parks

This neighbourhood is park heaven, with 23 parks and community recreation facilities within its boundaries, including:

Parks

Facilities in this neighbourhood

  • 7 Ball Diamonds
  • 4 Clubhouses
  • 1 Cricket Field
  • 15 Playgrounds
  • 5 Picnic Facilities
  • 6 Leash-Free Dog Areas
  • 5 Trails
  • 4 Basketball Courts
  • 2 Outdoor Dry Pads
  • 2 Outdoor Rinks
  • 5 Sports Fields
  • 12 Tennis Courts
  • 5 Wading Pools
  • 2 Community Gardens
  • 4 Splash Pads
  • 4 Beaches
  • 1 Boardwalk
  • 1 Boating Facilities
  • 2 Skateboard Parks
  • 1 Yachting Facilities
  • 2 Fitness Trails
  • 1 Outdoor Pool
  • 1 Multi-Use Pad
  • 1 Swimming
  • 1 Volleyball Court
  • 2 Community Rec. Centres
  • 1 Computer/Training Room
  • 1 Fitness/Weight Room
  • 3 Games Rooms
  • 2 Gyms
  • 3 Indoor Pools
  • 1 Preschool Activities Room

Transit

With 1 rail transit stop and 178 street-level transit stops in the neighbourhood, it's easy to get around.

Rail Transit Stops

Convenience

This neighbourhood has many shops, services, and amenities to make your daily errands easy.

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