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Riverview Park


The Parks Area Foundation (www.parksareafoundation.org) is leading a citizen initiative to redevelop Riverview Park into a new public space and entertainment venue.


Our focus is neighborhood improvement, cultural preservation, educational opportunities and an attractive family space & entertainment venue.

Donate online through the Community Foundation by following this link.


Send us a check to the address below,

make the check out to "Parks Area Foundation" Please note "Riverview" in the memo section!

Parks Area Foundation

PO Box 3323

Des Moines, IA 50316

Riverview Park early photo
Coaster at Riverview Park. Early photo

Parks Area Foundation. PO Box 3323. Des Moines, IA 50316

(515) 657-7982 parksareafoundation@gmail.com


Click on the  http://www.parksareafoundation.org/ 





On January 22, 2018, the Des Moines City Council voted 7 - 0 to make PAF the primary concessionaire of Riverview park and put in place the construction of the Prairie Meadows Riviera Stage and Variety Star Playground.  Construction to begin in 2019.