Over 44 acres of parks and green space is located in Oakwood. Neighborhood parks include "Shafor", "Orchardly" and "Fair Ridge", with playgrounds, tennis courts, a swimming pool and picnic areas. "Huffman Park" features several trails to enjoy including the Mad River Trail, Buckeye Trail and the North Country Trail. "Smith Gardens" is a small green space with beautiful springtime blooms.
The Oakwood Historical Society is open to all residents who wish to join. For golf enthusiasts, the Dayton Country Club lies on the Oakwood border. A beautiful 18-hole golf course is the first in a long list of amenities the Dayton Country Club has to offer. The Oakwood Club offers exceptional dining. It’s a gracious neighborhood with all the amenities to support the traditional lifestyle.