Welcome to Dayton
Known as The Birthplace of Aviation and so much more!, Dayton is home to the Wright Brothers, the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park, the Wright family mansion Hawthorn Hill, 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!), and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base where scientists and engineers at the Air Force Research Laboratories are developing the latest in aerospace technology. For more information and to access a digital copy of the 2017 Destination Dayton Visitors Guide click here. In recent years, Dayton has been known as the home to the First Four. The play in games for March Madness, NCAA Men’s D-1 basketball tournament are held at UD Arena. Dayton/Montgomery County, located at one of the busiest crossroads of America, where I-75 north/south meets I-70 east/west, also boasts an international airport serviced by the major carriers. Accessible, affordable, Dayton/Montgomery County offers world-class attractions, diverse accommodations, fantastic arts and culture performances, beautiful parks with bike and recreation trails, a variety of sporting venues and events, plus fabulous shopping and dining.
The Dayton Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to thank our Annual Celebration & Awards Breakfast Presented by AAA sponsors:
GOLD Crowne Plaza Dayton , Dayton Convention Center , Dayton Development Coalition , Dayton International Airport , Drury Hotels, i-riderta.org , Heidelberg Distributing Company , Hilton Garden Inn Dayton South Austin Landing/Staybridge Suites, Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway, Markey’s Rental and Staging , Marriott at the University of Dayton
SILVER Benefits Network Insurance Agency, Inc., Boonshoft Museum of Discovery and SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park, Buckeye Charters, Courtyard by Marriott University of Dayton, The Dayton Art Institute , Dayton History, Carillon Historical Park , Five Rivers MetroParks, National Aviation Heritage Area, Pickrel, Schaeffer & Ebling, PNC Bank Progressive Printers , The RDMJB Group at Merrill Lynch , Victoria Theatre Association , Wright "B" Flyer