Active Living

Register Now For The 5th Annual Tour de Dayton – It’s Free!


The 5th Annual Tour de Dayton cycling event will cruise through northwest Dayton’s neighborhoods on Saturday, August 1st. This free self-paced family-friendly activity includes a 10-mile route with stops at various Points of Interest including: Dayton View Triangle/Historic Seminary area, Roger Troutman Memorial Sound Sculpture, Rinaldo’s Bake Shoppe, Historic Fairview Park Amusement park site, Glass by James Michael & Co.(Blown Glass Shop, Classes & Gallery) Pat Antonick Heliotrope Studio(Ceramic Art, Beads, Digital Textile, Found Object Sculpture) Dayton Firehouse #14 & scenic … [Read more...]

Dayton Lands Olympic Development Program For Rowing


The USOC is delighted to announce our new partnership with Five Rivers MetroParks to expand youth sport opportunities,” said Alicia McConnell, USOC director of training sites and community partnerships. “The Dayton community continues to show their commitment to supporting healthy and active lifestyles for their citizens, which is in line with the values and mission of the USOC.”

Yoga Nutrition Workshop & 14 Day Detox at Day Yoga


Saturday's workshop will consist of a 75 min Vinyasa yoga class, which will get your body's own detoxification process started. There will be a 75 min nutrition class to follow. You can cool down, learn about super foods, and how to detoxify your body, naturally and the most healthy way possible.

Centerville Lions Club 4th Annual 5k Run/Walk


The Centerville Lions Club is a co-ed service organization providing assistance in different ways. Examples: we award scholarships to CHS seniors, assist in Flag Day ceremonies for Kindergartners, collect used eyewear and assist individuals with eye glasses. We look forward to greeting new members and identifying new projects. Check us out on … [Read more...]

Float the Creek With Mudlick Tap House


Every other Monday kayak enthusiasts and beer lovers unite on Twin Creek in Germantown. Float down the scenic twin creek, stop for the rope swings, meet some new people as they paddle by and work up an appetite.

Star Spangled Boom 5K

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The 5K walk/Run begins at 7pm Spend your evening at Wax Park and take part in a variety of special activities. After the 5K the Adam Cappa concert is FREE. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy. Food and refreshments will be sold as well as amusement rides.

Subway Dragons 5K is Saturday


Participants will receive a Subway Dragons 5k shirt, two lawn tickets to a Dragons game, a voucher for a free sub and a voucher for a buy one get one free offer from Subway, a Dragons souvenir, and access for themselves and their supporters to the post-race party featuring tons of activities for adults and kids alike!

Dayton Rotary Ride Launches June 20th


The start of the ride has been carefully chosen as family friendly. We acknowledge that some members of the family may not want to ride a 50k or 100k ride. So we offer the family the opportunity to ride the first 3 ½ miles together. Then those wanting to return can turn onto a paved bike path and return to the starting point, Xenia Bike Hub. The more experienced riders can still ride together as a family for the first 14 miles.

Bike the Arts: Exploring Downtown Dayton


Since my car-less adventure way back in the day, I've always believed that one of the best ways to see our beautiful city is on a bike. With all the bike-love happening in Dayton these days - Link Dayton (bike share), recognition of our top ranking for the most off-street paved trails, the RiverScape bike hub, an increased number of bike lanes for commuting, our bronze ranking as a Bicycle-Friendly community and more - it's no wonder that more cycle tours and races are popping up for community members of every interest level and ability to strap on that helmet and ride. On Saturday, … [Read more...]

Link Connect Four


Every week in June we’ll be offering up chances to win cool prizes for connecting to four consecutive stations in the Link network.