Here are our family-friendly weekend top 5 things to do this in Dayton this weekend.
Location: CBA baseball fields (Fairview Drive)
Date: August 18
Railroad Days is an annual, end of summer, a celebration for the Village of Carlisle, Ohio. Held on the third weekend in August each year. Firecreek will be closing down the festivities this year at the 2017 Carlisle, Ohio Railroad Days! Family fun, delicious food, games, vendors, and great bluegrass music. Friday, August 18th don’t miss the fun!
Location: Great Miami River Levee
Date: August 19, 2:00- 8:00 pm
The event is free and is open to the public—and will include the Parade of Nations at 4 pm.Food from many different countries is always a highlight of the event each year. Individual delegations prepare authentic, traditional food items representative of their countries. Also, there is a food court where local restaurants share favorite ethnic food dishes
Location: Boonshoft Museum
Date: Saturday, August 19, 10:00 am- 4:00 pm
The Boonshoft Museum is committed to providing the greater Dayton community with science-focused programming and fun for the entire family. Each year, the Museum will host four dates that will offer FREE admission. These special learning days include access to our Special Exhibitions, Space Theater Shows (limited seating available), and public programming.
Location: Centerville Public Library
Date: Saturday, August 10, 10:00 am- 5:00 m
Come to the library and learn about our universe. A visiting planetarium will run 20-35 minute shows all day long! The dome and accompanying mini-documentaries were created by the combined efforts of Rice University, the Museum of Science in Boston, NASA, the American Museum of Natural History, and the Houston Museum of Natural Science.
Location: Fraze Pavillion
Date: Sunday, August 20, 3:00 pm
Under the hot summer sun, savor the flavor of breakfast’s favorite side item. The event commemorating pork’s best side is back with more food and dishes that will make you want to kick off the front door. Whether you’re in the crispy bacon or chewy bacon camp, you’ll love this summer festival.