- The list below includes 74 free or cheap things to do in or near Fairborn, Ohio, including 62 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Sports Facilities/Fields, Bowling and Movie Theaters.
- From Fairborn Community Park to Wedgewood Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fairborn and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dayton, Springfield, Yellow Springs and Kettering.
Part of the popular stand up club franchise, the Dayton Funny Bone Comedy Club features a variety of stand up styles on a regular basis throughout the month. Food and drinks are served on an a la carte basis unless the guest purchases a dinner show package ticket.
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2331 State Route 343, Yellow Springs, OH 45387 MoreLess Info
Providing one of the most prominent examples of glacial canyon cutting in the reason, the Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve gives guests scenic views of waterfalls, rapids, and wildflowers. Hiking, walking, photography, and picnics are permitted in the park.
Warped Wing Brewery offers weekly tours where patrons can fully view the brewhouse and packaging line, sample pints or flights of beers and hear a history of the brewery. Their tasting room is open 5 nights a week.
With permanent exhibitions such as Discovery Zoo and African Room, home of Nesiur the Mummy, the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery intends to attract especially children in order to educate them in a playful manner. There is a total of 9 permanent exhibitions in here, as well as other temporary ones.
The Neon is a small, independent theater that shows primarily independent films. Catering to the film buff, they also offer movie memorabilia. They feature a concession stand with a wide variety of refreshments, including iced coffee.
Kettering Recreation Complex is 152,000 square feet and offers over a thousand programs each year including swimming, ice skating, fitness, gardening, self-defense and even etiquette. It includes a water park, ice arena, gym, indoor pool and senior center.
Founded in 1843, the Woodland Cemetery & Arboretum covers 200 acres and has 100,000 monuments which guard the eternal sleep of its residents. The arboretum has more than 3,000 trees, many of them older than a century.
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Performance Place at the Schuster Center, Dayton, OH 45402 MoreLess Info
Conducted by longtime veteran Neil Gittelman, the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra performs a wide variety of musical programs and styles. They often partner with the Dayton Opera and Ballet companies for multigenre performances, and they offer an array of educational programs.
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208 W Monument Ave, Dayton, OH 45402 MoreLess Info
Dayton International Peace Museum is one of the few community-based institutions with a focus on peace. They provide educational programs and exhibits that are non-partisan and feature themes of nonviolent conflict resolution, social justice issues, international relations and peace.