The weekend is here! Check out our family-friendly Top 5 Things To Do in Dayton this Weekend!
Location: Riverscape MetroPark
Date: November 24- Feb 28
Spend the holiday weekend creating lasting memories with friends and family at MetroParks Ice Rink! Warm up with hot chocolate from our food concession and enjoy our outdoor fireplaces. Weather Dependent.Admission fee: $5 daily Ice skate rental: $2 daily Skaters ages 3 and younger are admitted free with a paying adult.
See Where Santa will be making appearances before his big day! Click here to learn more!
Location: Kettering Tower Lobby corner of 2nd & Main Streets
Date: November 24- January 2, 8:30 am- 5:00 pm
Visitors of all ages can view this beloved, one-of-a-kind model train display that was given to the community by Mrs. Virginia Kettering. The display can also be viewed through the building windows at Second and Main anytime
Location: Schuster Center Wintergarden, Second & Ludlow
Date: November 24, 3:00 -9:00 pm (Visit Santa 4-7:45 p.m.) *Ongoing until Dec 23 see website for times on specific days
Created long ago for Rike’s Department Store, The Tike’s Shoppe continues to be a must-see attraction for families during the holiday season. Assisted by elves, children will have fun choosing inexpensive gifts while the parents wait outside the store. After visiting The Tike’s Shoppe, make sure to visit Santa, who keeps regular hours near the store!
Location: Various places in Dayton
Date: November 25
Keep your money local and “shop small” at downtown’s unique small retailers and businesses this Small Business Saturday and all holiday season long! Several downtown businesses will host special sales and events.
Location: Clifton Mills
Date: November 24- December 31, 5:00- 9:00 pm
One of the country’s finest -with over 3.5 million Christmas Lights illuminating the mill, the gorge, the riverbanks, trees and bridges. Cost: $10 per person for everyone age 7 and older. Children 6 and under get in Free!