Dayton is proof that imagination and hard work can create great things just look at the airplane (thank you, Wright Brothers!). As the Birthplace of Aviation, this southwestern Ohio city boasts its fair share of attractions for the sky, like Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historic Park, but it also offers cultural attractions, shops, dining, nightlife, and surrounding scenery. Search for deals on holidays in Dayton, since it's time explore Gem City.
The National Aviation Hall of Fame and National Museum of the U.S. Air Force are two exceptional attractions that will turn you into an aviation expert. Carillon Historical Park, which details Dayton's rich history of invention, is a must see, and the Dayton Art Institute is one of the best in the Midwest. Afterward, explore the Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, a truly gorgeous facility, and bike one of the Miami Valley trails. If you want to let loose, you can shop and dine at The Greene Town Center, and then go to the Oregon District to party the night away. As you look for Dayton hotels, be sure to book one near attractions you want to see.
Undoubtedly, the annual June Dayton Air Show is the event to attend in town. You can also be transported to the streets of Athens at the Dayton Greek Festival in September. May is a big month for events, with Space Fest and A World A' Fair, while the Dayton Blues Festival in July is always fun. Don't forget to look for all-inclusive Dayton vacations during this time frame.
Planning a trip to Gem City takes time, so search early for Dayton package deals and bundles on Travelocity. You can save up to $537 on hotel and flight by booking your lodging and airfare together as vacation package. Add a Dayton car rental to your vacation package and nothing can stop you from turning your getaway into the best trip to Ohio yet.