Dayton Events

Exciting Things To Do Year-Round

Exciting events happen throughout the year in Dayton. During your stay at Red Lion Inn & Suites, check out these Dayton events.

Vectren Dayton Air Show

Dayton International Airport
3800 Wright Drive
Vandalia, OH 45377

Every June, the Dayton International Airport hosts the Vectren Dayton Air Show. Featuring the USAF Thunderbirds, it’s an excellent afternoon of watching fast jets and historic aircraft take flight through the blue skies.

NCAA First Four

UD Arena
1801 S Edwin C Moses Boulevard
Dayton, OH 45417

The First Four is coming to the UD Arena this March. The University of Dayton Arena will host four first round games for the 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament.

Winter Guard International

The annual springtime event, Winter Guard International is the premier competition between color guard, percussion, and winds bands. This youth arts program is called “The Sport of the Arts” because it brings music to life through competitive performances. There are more than 40,000 participants at the regional level, and more than 12,000 at the World Championships in April.