Free Activities, Camping, Live Music During Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience

Explore the active side of Dayton with the Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience, a Five Rivers MetroParks event. Featuring two days of outdoor adventure that celebrates Dayton as the Outdoor Adventure Capital of the Midwest, the festival is held at Eastwood MetroPark from...

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Get Outside Book Club

A free Dayton Metro Library and MetroParks program for pre-schoolers and parents, from Sept. 1 – Oct. 31
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2nd Street Market - Outdoor Market Open

Running throughout the growing season until late October, the outdoor farmers market is open Saturdays, 9 AM to 3 PM and Sundays, 11 AM to 3 PM.
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Join us the first week of each month this summer. Art supplies will be provided to on site, and participants will be given the opportunity to share their artwork on our digital gallery. Weather Dependent.
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Upcoming Events & Programs

MetroParks Trails Challenge

Are you ready to take on new trails? The MetroParks Trails Challenge is packed with hiking, walking, cycling, paddling, mountain biking and horseback riding adventures.
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MetroParks Mobile App

MetroParks visitors can access information about parks and trails easily from their mobile devices. The mobile app is free and available for both iPhone and Android devices.
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Donate Today

The Five Rivers MetroParks Foundation is a nonprofit that exists to support Five Rivers MetroParks in its work to protect the region's natural heritage and offer outdoor experiences that inspire a personal connection with nature.
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Become a Volunteer

At Five Rivers MetroParks, volunteers don’t just make a difference, they are the difference! MetroParks offers a variety of high-quality volunteer opportunities that engage youth, families, groups and others.
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Mon. – Fri., 8 AM – 5 PM
Sat. – Sun., 10 AM – 5 PM


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Five Rivers MetroParks Rangers patrol all parks 24/7. If you need Ranger assistance, please call 937-225-HELP (4357). Call 911 for emergencies.

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