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Cheap day trip: 2012 Dayton Auto Show

Where: Dayton Convention Center, 22 East Fifth Street Dayton, Ohio 45402 (Directions)

When: Thursday, Feb 23rd - Sunday, Feb 26 10:00am to 6:00pm

Cost: This is a cheap outing for a car loving family. $7.00 for Adults, Children 12 & under free (when accompanied by a paid adult.) Credit cards accepted on site. (Buy Tickets Online)

Billed as 'Daytons Biggest Event', the Dayton Auto Show will showcase new cars from 2013 lines. Exhibitors include Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Jeep, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes Benz, Nissan, Porsche, RAM, Scion, Subaru, Toyota and Volkswagen.

Featured Contest: Every day of the show, attendees can guess how many balls are in the FIAT! The winner takes home a 47" LG HDTV on Sunday.

Extra Family Fun:

  • Friday: Bugs Bunny will make an appearance for photos from 1-3pm.
  • Saturday: Matt the Balloon Guy will delight with fun balloon creations, and Bugs Bunny will make an appearance for photos from 1-3pm.
  • Sunday: Bugs Bunny will make an appearance for photos from 1-3pm.




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