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4 Must-Do Things in Dayton this Summer

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1. Head over to Dayton Art Institute

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Dayton Art Institute is beautiful fine arts museum in downtown Dayton. If you are looking for some of

the best art in Dayton, this is the place! It has

tons of traveling exhibits, as well as some of the best work from the 17th, 18th, and 19th century!

Art not your thing? Head on over to for a

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list of museums around Dayton!

2. Visit one of Dayton’s Many Beautiful Parks

Dayton has tons of beautiful parks all around the 937! Whether you are a hiker or just a nature buff, there is definitely something fun to do at a Dayton Metro Park. There are also tons of family friendly activities happening all summer long, including Zumba in the Park, Tai Chi, and horse trail riding just to name a few.

For a full list of activities, head over to

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3. Hop on a Pedal Wagon Ride

Pedal Wagons are some of the best ways to experience the city! Truly experience the Oregon district on our Oregon Hop Cruise. Pedal your way though Dayton’s booming craft beer scene on our Brewery Cruise or test your knowledge on our Trivia Trolley, our newest cruise in Dayton! Whatever the occasion, there is an awesome Pedal Wagon cruise for you! 

For a full list of the cruises that we offer, head to our Cruise list.

4. Catch a Dayton Dragons Game

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If you are a sports fan, it is no secret that Ohio has their fair share of professional sports teams around, and we are so lucky to have the Dayton Dragon right here. Head on over to Day Air Ballpark for a great ball game.

Check out when the nearest home game is here!