Active & Outdoor Events around Dayton

Outdoor events including walks, runs, hiking, biking, fishing, health and fitness and other outdoor-related activities and events around the Dayton area.

Active & Outdoors in Dayton

International Folk Dancing

International Folk Dancing

Thursday, July 18 2024

Join the Miami Valley Folk Dancers every Thursday evening at 7:00pm at the Michael Solomon Pavilion for fun and friendship while learning folk dances around the world.

Try Fly Fishing at Eastwood MetroPark

Try Fly Fishing at Eastwood MetroPark

Thursday, July 18 2024

Always wanted to try fly fishing? Here is your opportunity! AGE: 14 and up.

Wild Axe Throwing OPEN in Beavercreek

Wild Axe Throwing OPEN in Beavercreek

Thursday, July 18 2024

Get your axe to Beavercreek and experience Dayton's first axe throwing bar. Perfect for date night, team building, corporate parties, or fun outings with friends and family.

Glow Night at Sky Zone Dayton

Glow Night at Sky Zone Dayton

Friday, July 19 2024

Glow Night Friday & Saturday Night for ages 8yrs and up. Wear a shirt that glows-anything white or neon!

Melody 49 Drive-In Movies

Melody 49 Drive-In Movies

Friday, July 19 2024

Melody 49 Drive-In movie theater on two outdoor Screens Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

You-Pick Flowers

You-Pick Flowers

Friday, July 19 2024

We make picking your very own beautiful, unique bouquet into a simply unforgettable experience! Join us during open hours to pick your own bouquets from the cut flower fields and explore the acres of mowed wildflower mazes!

4 Paws 5K and *new* Path to Placement Walk

4 Paws 5K and *new* Path to Placement Walk

Saturday, July 20 2024

Leash up your dog and lace up your running shoes! 4 Paws for Ability trains and places service dogs with children and veterans with disabilities. Fundraisers such as the 4 Paws 5K help us raise money to change lives!

Cars and Coffee at Austin Landing

Cars and Coffee at Austin Landing

Saturday, July 20 2024

Now's the time to detail, complete your build, finish your car, and plan to be there.

DH4 #1589 Wandering Griffin Hash (Run/Walk)

DH4 #1589 Wandering Griffin Hash (Run/Walk)

Saturday, July 20 2024

This is a fun run or walk where you will follow a trail of flour not knowing exactly where it will lead. Trail length ~3.5 miles. One or more beer/water stops along the way!

Dragons 5K

Dragons 5K

Saturday, July 20 2024

Bring the whole family to Day Air Ballpark for the Dragons 5k!

Farmers Market at The Heights

Farmers Market at The Heights

Saturday, July 20 2024

Join us for the Farmers Market at The Heights Saturdays 10a-2pm.

GCP&T Night Rides

GCP&T Night Rides

Saturday, July 20 2024

Join the GCP&T Trail Sentinels for a moonlight ride along the region's bike trails.

Outdoor Yoga at The Greene

Outdoor Yoga at The Greene

Saturday, July 20 2024

Join us for a free yoga class in center court presented by Indigo Yoga. Registration required.

Pony Rides at Carriage Hill Farm

Pony Rides at Carriage Hill Farm

Saturday, July 20 2024

Hand-led pony rides at Carriage Hill MetroPark June through October. Don't forget your camera!

Yoga in the Park at Riverscape

Yoga in the Park at Riverscape

Saturday, July 20 2024

Move your workout outdoors, come down to RiverScape and enjoy Yoga with Tori Reynolds. Weather Dependent. Reservations Required.

Pups on the Patio with Badass Bulldogs Rescue at the Wandering Griffin Brewery & Restaurant

Pups on the Patio with Badass Bulldogs Rescue at the Wandering Griffin Brewery & Restaurant

Sunday, July 21 2024

CAN I PET THAT DAWG? Join us on July 21st, 2024, from 2 - 5 PM for Pups on the Patio at the Wandering Griffin, benefiting Badass Bulldog Rescue!

Boot Camp with The Unit

Boot Camp with The Unit

Monday, July 22 2024

Join The Unit Mondays and Wednesdays from May thru October for an exciting boot camp workout at Riverscape, downtown Dayton

Upward Baseball Basics

Upward Baseball Basics

Wednesday, July 24 2024

This is an opportunity for kids (Kindergarten-6th grade) to learn some of the basics of baseball in a fun environment. We want to offer a low commitment opportunity for families to introduce their kids to the game of baseball

Daytons Silent Disco

Daytons Silent Disco

Friday, July 26 2024

Celebrate with us under the big tent at your favorite dance party in Dayton! Daytons Silent Disco takes place on the last Friday of every month.

Hang out with Mid Ohio Jeepers, enjoy live music at the Wandering Griffin

Hang out with Mid Ohio Jeepers, enjoy live music at the Wandering Griffin

Friday, July 26 2024

Join us for the ULTIMATE JEEP CRUISE-IN at The Wandering Griffin! In partnership with MOJO, get up close to the toughest and most rugged Jeeps in town. Show off your ride, stack em' high, listen to some live music! Come hang!

Dayton Celtic Fest 5K/10K

Dayton Celtic Fest 5K/10K

Saturday, July 27 2024

Celtic Festival 5K/10K at Riverscape MetroPark

Soaring Sounds

Soaring Sounds

Tuesday, July 30 2024

A tradition over 40 years in the making! Soaring Sounds returns to the Greater Dayton area in 2024! Witness the spectacle of DCI's World Class Drum Corps at the Centerville HS Stadium!

First Thursday

First Thursday

Thursday, August 01 2024

Join us for summer family fun! We’ll have live music, activities, various vendors, and more! Admission is free; food can be purchased at any of the participating food trucks.

Cowvins Corny Corn Maze Youngs Dairy

Cowvins Corny Corn Maze Youngs Dairy

Saturday, August 03 2024

Cowvin, the baby of the Cow Family, has created a fun maze at Young's Jersey Dairy – come see if you can conquer it!

Small Farm & Food Fest

Small Farm & Food Fest

Saturday, August 03 2024

Join us for a whole day dedicated to eating healthy, small farms, hobby farming and homesteading skills.

Tails & Trails

Tails & Trails

Saturday, August 03 2024

Join us as we walk our dogs between 1-1.5 miles of trails at various parks around Fairborn. All dogs must be dog-friendly and up-to-date on vaccinations.

The Strong Kids Triathlon

The Strong Kids Triathlon

Saturday, August 03 2024

Swim! Bike! Run! We're back for another year of the Strong Kids Triathlon presented by the YMCA of Greater Dayton! The Strong Kids Triathlon is a thrilling multisport event designed specifically for children ages 5-12.

Celtic Academy of Irish Dance August Summer Sampler

Celtic Academy of Irish Dance August Summer Sampler

Monday, August 05 2024

Have you always wanted to try Irish Dance? Here is your opportunity! Learn the basics of Irish Dance from certified instructors. No experience is necessary. Start new friendships by signing up today!

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