- TripBuzz found 67 things to do with kids in or near Yellow Springs, Ohio, including 61 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dayton, Springfield, Fairborn and Kettering.
- From Young's Jersey Dairy Farm to Riding Centre The, the Yellow Springs area offers 64 different types of family activities, including: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Movie Theaters, Farms & Ranches and National & State Parks.
- An outlining town of Dayton, Yellow Springs is a small city in Xenia County. It is home to two private colleges including Antioch College and Antioch University Midwest, and has a growing arts and culture community. Along with a musical concert series, the city offers a variety of recreational activities along with independent shops and eateries.
Along with leagues and special tournament events, Beaver-Vu Bowling is a fun place for family entertainment. On weekends, bowlers can enjoy cosmic bowling along with refreshments like pizza, candy and beverages.
A bowling center featuring 64 lanes, Beaver-Vu Bowl offers open and league bowling with a pro shop. The center provides a cafe with food and drinks, two full bars, a sub shop, billiard tables and dart boards.
Founded in 1962, the National Aviation Hall of Fame honors individuals who have contributed to the United States' history of aviation. Exhibits cover the history of early flight, World War I, World War II, the jet plane, and space flight.
A functioning farm with animals, planted fields, and crafts, Carriage Hill MetroPark and Farm features staff in period costumes and historical exhibits. There is a small pond with a walking trail around it, and there are picnic areas, as well.
Buck Creek State Park comprises of a varied landscape of wetlands and meadows with numerous hiking trails, picnic grounds and campsites. Visitors can also enjoy many recreational acitivites such as boating, swimming and fishing, on Buck Creek.
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Featuring showings of films on its second run, Danbarry Cinemas offers tickets at a discounted rate. On select dates, the theater has a free family film series with age-appropriate movies for kids.
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.
An amusement facility and arcade, The Magic Castle offers a variety of activities. Options include miniature golf, batting cages, redemption games, and a wide variety of video games. There is also a snack bar with pizza and other treats.