Each year, there are great events geared toward introducing people to a variety of outdoor activities or you can challenge yourself through a competition.

Dayton is home to some of the largest outdoor lifestyle events in the Midwest and we invite you to spend a weekend or two with us. We love to engage, inspire and excite the community to enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle.

Below is a sampling of some of the events in the Region that help make Dayton The Outdoor Adventure Capital of the Midwest!

International Trails Symposium (May 2017)

Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience October 5&6 2024

The Adventure Summit February 9&10 2024

Bike to Work Day Pancake Breakfast

Air Force Marathon

Turkey Trot

Buckeye TrailFest


North Country National Scenic Trail Annual Conference, August 2011

International Police Mountain Bike Association Conference, June 2022