Gingerbread Bakers Invited To Compete At Woodland Lights


Amateur bakers from kids through adults have the opportunity to win prizes as they help create one of the most enjoyable displays at Woodland Lights – the 14th annual collection of gingerbread houses.

Still Time To Sign Up For 36th Annual Turkey Trot


Be a part of the Miami Valley's healthiest Thanksgiving Day tradition! Run or walk our 5 mile course, or do our 1 mile Fun Run/Walk!

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting For Region’s First McAlister’s


Founded in 1989, McAlister’s® Deli is a fast casual restaurant chain known for our sandwiches, spuds, soups, salads, desserts and McAlister’s Famous Sweet Tea™. In addition to dine-in and take-out service, they also offer catering with a selection of sandwich trays, box lunches, desserts, a hot spud bar and more. With numerous industry accolades, the McAlister’s brand has 330 restaurants in 24 states. N … [Read more...]

Food Trucks Rally For Charity


The Dayton Food Truck Association is holding their first Charity Rally tonight  from 4-8pm at Courthouse Square.  Black Label Entertainment will be providing music for the evening.  While not all the association trucks will be on hand, the following trucks  are scheduled to be serving up street food: East Coast Eatz, El Meson, Flour Power Pizza, Go Cupcake Horseless Buggy Eatery. Hunger Paynes, Kowalski Hots, Lilia's Outdoor Cafe, McNasty's, Mohawk Freestyle Grill,  PA's Pork, The Shakery Juice Bar According to Vanessa Back of the Dayton Food Truck Association, "each truck will have a tip … [Read more...]

Ride a Bike, Make a Difference! Gobbler Gives Bike Tour & Food Drive.


Join Tomfoolery Outdoors and The Foodbank Dayton for the Gobbler Gives Bike Tour, celebrating the season of giving with a fun bike ride and food drive.

Dayton Named “All-Star City” for LGBT Rights


Dayton is a really LGBT friendly city according to the Human Rights Campaign’s MEI, based on openness & inclusion of a city as a place to live & an employer.

Sinclair Theatre Presents bare: a pop opera


A rock musical about high school students, and their struggles with sexual identity at their Catholic high school.

Run for a Change To Benefit Homefull


Hit the pavement and help the homeless at this 5K run/walk. Registration at 8 a.m., race start at 9 a.m. Walkers and children welcome! Proceeds benefit Homefull and the homeless of Dayton and Montgomery County. $30 (includes a t-shirt if registered by Nov. 1, or while supplies last after that). Online registration at Entry Fees: $30 (Includes t-shirt if registered by November 1st, or while supplies last!) Awards: Top 3 male and female as well as age division winners; corporate/ organization teams; door prizes and other giveaways, … [Read more...]

Call for submissions: EarthFest 2015 Poster Contest!


EarthFest is a volunteer-created Earth Day Festival hosted by Garden Station featuring over 35 hands-on DIY Sustainable Living Workshops, Live Local Music, Booths by over 40 environmentally friendly organizations, a non-GMO Heirloom Plant Sale and more! The first EarthFest happened in 2013, was organized by 2 people and over 1000 attended. Last year a team of 7 volunteers organized the event that drew almost 5000 attendees. This year a Neighborhood Mini-Grant by the City of Dayton was awarded to expand the festival. A part of that expansion includes inviting local artists to design this year’s … [Read more...]

Organizing 101 with Kim Metter of Designed to Organize


Kim Metter, Professional Organizer and Owner of Designed to Organize, LLC sits down to answer some questions about her business and organizing.