- Our list of the best things to do in Riverside, Iowa, features the top 43 nearby activities — including 19 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Riverside, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of Riverside, IA , followed by 41 popular activities in nearby cities, including Iowa City, Coralville, West Branch, Muscatine, Kalona and Solon
Star Trek fans know Riverside Iowa as the Future Birthplace of James T. Kirk, first captain of the USS Enterprise. The Future Birthplace attraction features a scale model of the Enterprise and throws a huge annual birthday party for the fictional captain.
Located in Riverside, Iowa, the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort offers something for everyone. Its beautiful, challenging golf course is just as popular as the large casino on the premesis. Golfers are encouraged to reserve tee times online.
81% 43 votes
Kalona, IA MoreLess Info
Iowa's Kalona Historical Village is a model of a real 19th-century village that used to occupy the land. Visitors are invited to explore the buildings and gorgeous properties, where costumed interpreters and docents reveal fascinating facts about each area.
79% 14 votes
4390 Sand Road SE (Gilbert St. South), Iowa City, IA 52240 MoreLess Info
The flexible Pleasant Valley Golf Course offers opportunities for juniors and beginners to learn the game. Amateurs can try three 'practice holes' before committing to a round of 18 holes and juniors play at a reduced rate.
A great place for the family, Colonial Bowling Lanes offers entertaining bowling, golf, and more. Visitors can enjoy food and drinks at the bar, purchase gear at the pro shop, and play arcade games, darts, and more.
Marcus Theaters Sycamore 12 is a local movie theater showing the latest released films to its guests. The theater offers a number of amenities, including full stadium seating in all 12 auditoriums as well as ticket specials and promotions.
Located on the University of Iowa campus, the 18-hole Finkbine Golf Course hosts championship events and is even challenging for experienced golfers. Students and seniors receive substantial discounts. The Finkbine Golf Course has a large pro shop with reasonable prices.
Home to the Iowa Hawkeyes, Kinnick Stadium offers visitors the opportunity to watch competitive college football games with students of the University of Iowa. On average, the amount of people that visit can exceed 60,000 per game.
100% 5 votes
309 S. Madison Street, Iowa City, IA 52242 MoreLess Info
The University of Iowa Campus Recreation & Wellness Center was built in 2010 and offers 20,000 square feet of fitness activities. Features of the center include a 52-foot climbing wall, short jogging track, 50-meter competitive pool, and a cafe.