Discover Dayton!

Dayton, Ohio is the Birthplace of Aviation and so much more!  In Dayton and Montgomery County, you will find big-city amenities with Midwestern charm and affordability.

Dayton is home to the Wright Brothers, the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, and the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, the world’s largest and oldest military aviation museum and the state’s most visited free tourist attraction!

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Top 10 Summer Fun Ideas

There are so many things to do in Dayton and Montgomery County!  Here are out Top 10 ideas for top-flight fun this summer!

Aviation Awesomeness!

Dayton taught the world to fly!  Only in Dayton can you explore and learn about the entire aviation story: past, present and future.

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Indoor, outdoor, kid-friendly, or date night.  Whatever you
are in the mood for, you can find it in Dayton and Montgomery County.
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2019 Visitors Guide

The 2019 Destination Dayton Visitors Guide is packed full of information on our attractions, hotels and restaurants.  View it here or request ​a printed copy.

Exceptional Arts & Culture

Dayton and Montgomery County's selection of music, dance, theater and visual arts performances  has our community soaring to new heights.

Terrific Trip Ideas

From history to science, ales, arts, outdoors, theater and dining, Dayton's offerings will amaze youWe've put together some ​exciting ideas for your visit.



Thank You To The Following CVB Annual Breakfast Sponsors

The Dayton Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to thank the following sponsors of our Annual Celebration & Awards Breakfast. 

Please click on the links to learn more about each company!




Whether it's a family vacation, a professional conference, or just a night on the town, we can't wait for you to #DiscoverDayton!

Only in Dayton

Dayton is the home to the First Four, the start of March Madness! The NCAA First Four Men’s D-1 men's basketball tournament games are held at University of Dayton Arena.


In Dayton, you will visit must-see attractions that you won't find anywhere else in the world including the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, the Funk Music Hall of Fame, the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery, the Dayton International Peace Museum, America's Packard Museum, the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, Carillon Park, the British Transportation Museum, and so many more!


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National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

The world’s largest and oldest military aviation museum is a must see in Dayton! Featuring 19 amazing acres of indoor exhibits and over 340

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Download the latest copy of our visitors guide! We can also mail you a printed version too.
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