Parks and Recreation
Downington has a total of five parks that capture the range of interests of all residents and visitors who love the outdoors. Biking, hiking, nature walks, fishing, and more leisurely activities such as picnicking are widely represented in what the parks have to offer. For those who like competitive sports, basketball, baseball, soccer, and football are among the organized teams that Downington has, with a focus on providing leagues for children and youth. There is also a skate park, which is great for dropping off your older kids or going on a family outing on the weekend. As an extra bonus, be sure to catch the Roller Girls league.
Dining and Food
Downington has a diverse array of places to dine out, ranging from good family atmosphere establishments to places that provide a more adult-centered place to enjoy your meal and drinks. The various pizzerias in and of themselves capture this range of available options, as some are particularly inviting for families whereas others, such as Stella Rossa Ristorante, feature a good selection of wines for adult patrons to enjoy on a date, double date, or night out with friends. Feel like cooking at home? Downington also has a Wegmans grocery, a well known store in the mid-Atlantic that has top-notch selections of produce and prepared food at reasonable prices.