Watch the Pros

Whitewater, BMX, Slackline & Mountain Bike


Try Flatwater and Whitewater Boating, Slackline, Biking, Climbing and More!

Dog Friendly

Dock Dogs, Off Leash Island, & Pooch Parking


Live Music All Day on the Main Stage

WOW! That was a Blast! We had great weather and record attendance. Mark your calendars for October 3rd & 4th, 2020!

Saturday: 11 AM - 10 PM and Sunday: 11 AM - 4 PM

Come to the Midwest’s premier outdoor adventure festival!


There is so much to do at the Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience that you can spend the whole day! Spend the night in the FREE campground and then spend the day trying more than 20 activities, competing, watching professional demos, connecting with national and local outdoor adventure exhibitors, shopping for new and used gear, relaxing with music and a beverage and winning awesome prizes!


Back for 2019: GearUp Giveaway, featuring a $1,200 Hala SUP package


Last year we gave away over $5,000 in gear and prizes to over 45 people in the GearUp Giveaway. Back with new and exciting gear, featuring the grand prize of a $1,200 Hala SUP package, the GearUp Giveaway will be held live at 8:30 PM on Saturday night. Visit the MetroParks booth after 4pm on Saturday to enter. You must be present to win, so plan your day to stay. Prizes to include Mad River Mountain Ski Passes, Adidas Terrex Gift Cards,  Grand Trunk Double Hammock, Kovea Backpacking Stoves, the Hala SUP package, and so much more!  If you’re a lucky winner, claim your prize at the MetroParks booth.


Be sure to check out our schedule for full details and we’ll see you in Dayton, Ohio “The Outdoor Adventure Capital of the Midwest!”

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Like all Five Rivers MetroParks efforts, this event was created to help connect people to the outdoors by providing opportunities to try new activities in a welcoming and friendly environment.

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Get excited for the 2019 Wagner Subaru Outdoor Experience!


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Check out all the competitions to watch or participate in.

See pro demos!

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Watch as professional kayakers, SUPers, slackliners, and dock dogs electrify the crowd with spins, flips, jumps and other jaw dropping, awe-inspiring maneuvers including mountain bike trials rider Chris Clark and the Dialed Action Sports Team BMX riders.

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