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Restaurants in Dayton OH for Valentine’s Day 2019

Monday, February 4th, 2019
man and woman holding wine glasses at dinner table

The season of love is here again and it’s time to start planning your night with your special someone. Whether you’re on your third date or third decade of marriage, you should do what you can to make your significant other feel special. Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity for that. While it may be cliché, going out for a nice dinner is a timeless date night. Check out some local restaurants that might be perfect for you and your love.  (more…)

Fitness Centers in Dayton OH

Monday, January 7th, 2019
woman lifting weights

Fitness Centers in Dayton OH (shareable) 

The New Year often brings new aspirations to get into shape. Whether you have a set New Year’s resolution or just want to know where you can feel the burn, there’s never a bad reason to go to the gym. Dayton is home to some great fitness centers and we want to help you find the one that’s right for you. Check out some of our favorite places to workout below.   (more…)

Sledding Hills in Dayton OH

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
mom and young son going down sledding hill

It can be difficult to get outside in the winter months, for obvious reasons. The weather is miserable, the roads are awful, and it’s just so much easier to turn on a movie and stay indoors. While that certainly sounds enticing, it’s important to get outside when you can, especially for young ones. One way we can manage to get outdoors in the winter is sledding! Everyone loves a day at the sledding hill. Check out some great parks for sledding in Dayton, OH.  (more…)

Ice skating rinks in Dayton OH

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
close up of ice skates on ice

The wintertime can often force us to hunker down and hibernate until spring. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of things to do when it gets cold out. How about ice skating? Dayton is no stranger to skating rinks. Hockey players and casual skaters alike can find great rinks in our community. Keep reading to find out where.  (more…)

Dayton OH parks to see fall colors

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
trail in between red-leaved trees

Though the fall season comes with colder temperatures, those temperatures are responsible for our trees’ leaves changing colors. You can complain about the cold weather, but you can’t deny the beauty that comes with it. Local parks are great for viewing the fall colors and having a relaxing Saturday morning. Check out some of our favorites below.  (more…)

Haunted houses in Dayton OH 2018

Friday, October 5th, 2018
creepy old house, leafless trees at night

One of the most fun ways to spend an October night is going to a haunted house with some friends. No matter how old you are, a good scare is a great thrill. Depending on your scare-tolerance, there are some pretty crazy things you’ll see. The Dayton area is no stranger to haunted houses, and we’ve compiled a shortlist of a few of our favorites. Check them out below.  (more…)

When do I have to stop for a school bus in Ohio?

Saturday, September 1st, 2018
school bus lettering

Somehow, every year we have a problem of people not stopping for school buses. We don’t know why, exactly, but people just don’t know or care about the laws that pertain to school buses. Every year, we hear stories of kids almost getting hit, and sometimes we even hear of the worst news possible. Take a minute to refresh yourself on the school bus laws so you stay as safe as possible out on the roads.  (more…)

Where to Go Swimming in Dayton, Ohio

Friday, July 13th, 2018
A family swimming underwater

Dayton, Ohio Water Parks, Pools & Facilities

The summer heat is in full-swing, and many people in Dayton, Ohio are looking for places to cool off and have fun. Waterparks and pools are an entertaining and family-friendly way to spend a warm afternoon. Thankfully, those wondering where to go swimming in Dayton, Ohio should be pleased to know that there are plenty of options for escaping the heat.   (more…)

Best Rooftop Restaurants in Dayton, OH

Thursday, June 28th, 2018
group-of-friends-eating-and-drinking-at-outdoor-restaurant

With summer in full swing, many of us Ohioans are looking for every opportunity to enjoy the outdoors before the cold returns. One of the best ways to get outside and soak up the sun and heat is to hang out at rooftop bars and restaurants. Not to mention, you get to enjoy some cool views at the same time! (more…)

Cheap or free events near Dayton, Ohio in 2018

Monday, May 21st, 2018
group of people hiking up hill in the woods

Routines can be nice, but sometimes you just want to get out and do something. Here are a few events and activities you can do in 2018 that won’t cost you much—or anything, actually. All of these are either cheap or completely free, so hop in your car and get driving! (more…)