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Best things to do in Dayton

Museum
“It is free!! Loads of interesting information and actual planes from the Wright brothers to now. ”
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Park
“History of Dayton. It has indoor displays in the museum and actual log cabins, a printing building & trains and more on the walking paths to explore. ”
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Art Museum
“Beautiful Art Museum celebrating it's 100th Anniversary this year - full of wonderful art and rotating national exhibitions”
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General Entertainment
“A little bit of a drive (25 min) but well worth it if you have little ones (even adults) who like to play games, go carts, food, drinks, laser tag, etc, etc. VERY large indoor entertainment arcade. Little ones will love it. (friends in their 20's and 30's like it too)”
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Park
“Check out Riverscape for free concerts during the summer, ice skating in the winter and the huge fountains that spray out over the Great Miami River.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
“Open Thursday through Sunday. Great place for fresh foods- and other stuff. Rahn's Artisan breads is a favorite. If you are gluten free- try The Chef Case. ”
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Point of Interest
“The Schuster is truly a gem. There is always something happening at the Schuster and the best place to eat before the show is Citilites. It is located in the lobby and if you make reservations, you'll be finished in time for the show.”
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Food
“Just a really cool space! They have board games you can play while sipping your favorite brew! ”
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Indie Movie Theater
“It's not your run of the mill movie theater. They run a rotating selection of great films, from local to foreign. We're very lucky to have them here.”
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Neighborhood
“Daytons historical district with great stores, local breweries, delicous restaurants! Hot night life!”
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Restaurant
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“Popular bar and grill est. in the 80's. They offer all day breakfast and a full bar.”
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Bakery
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“I don't drink coffee, but my coffee snob employees LOVE this joint. Short walk. Some food.”
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Bar
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“One of the nation's best bourbon bars. The bar back was hand carved out of cherry in the last 1880's and moved to Dayton in the early 1900's. Lots of history, beautiful bar, surly staff that's knowledgeable and helpful. It's been a favorite of mine since it was a hole in the wall barely anyone knew about. ”
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Point of Interest
“If you're a baseball fan, a quick 10 min drive on the highway and you can watch Triple A, Minor League Farm system of the Cincinnati Reds. Great time / good experience, fairly cheap. Bring the little ones and set up on the lawn / catch home runs!”
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Bar
“This place is serving up delicious specialty pizzas and good atmosphere, including the outdoor patio. Oh, and of course cocktails. ”
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Pub
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“The "Dub Pub" is known for the Pub Fries! And their bar. And their building. Everything is good about the Dub Pub! Their food is wonderful also. They have bands play most weekends. In town for St. Patrick's Day? Don't miss this place.”
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