The Legends Outlets is Kansas City’s premier outdoor shopping and entertainment center located at I-70 and I-435 just 7 miles from the Community, a quick 10 minute drive. Some of the nation’s hottest retailers can be found in Legends Outlets. Saks Fifth Avenue, J Crew, Under Armour, Nike Factory, Adidas, Loft, Chico’s, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Gap, Banana Republic Factory Store, and Tommy Hilfiger are just a few of the premier retailers.
It is located in the heart of Village West and is the single largest tourist attraction in Kansas. It includes:
In addition, a variety of sporting and concert venues are available in Village West, including:
For more information go to www.legendsshopping.com.
Downtown Kansas City is rated one of the top ten downtown areas in America by Forbes Magazine. It features the largest arts and entertainment district in the Midwest.
For more information go to www.downtownkc.org.
Country Club Plaza is Kansas City’s premier retail, dining and entertainment destination located 14 miles from the Community, an easy 20 minute drive. The Plaza is made up of a 15 block district, with more than 150 shops and dozens of restaurants. It has superb shopping, world class dining, and entertaining activities, and is a premier Midwest destination.
For more details go to www.countryclubplaza.com.
Kansas City’s Public Schools are the cornerstone of the community. Their goal is to become one of the top 10 school districts in the nation. They continue to grow and evolve to adapt to the changing elements of the urban core of the city. Kansas City public schools are great schools with involved parents and successful students. They are committed to providing a quality education in a safe environment. The three public schools in River View Estates boundaries are:
The Metro Area Express (MAX) is the rapid transit bus service in Kansas City. It operates 7 days a week from 5 am to 1 am. Schedules are available online.
The Interstate System in Kansas City supports the traffic flow that travels across the city.
For more details go to www.attractionsKC.com.