November Dayton Dozen Guide to Family Fun {2021}


november 20211) Dayton Train Show

November 6th 12pm – November 7th 4pm. Montgomery County Fairgrounds. $8 adults; 12 and under are free.

2) Perfect Wedding Guide Show

November 7th 11am – 3pm. The Event Connections, 4140 Linden Avenue. Admission is free but registrations are required. Tickets can be found here.

3) Holiday Book and Bake Sale

November 11th 8am – November 14th 1pm. Zion Lutheran Church, 5550 Munger Road, Centerville. All proceeds will go to ALS Research. More than 12,000 books will be available as well as an ongoing cookie and brownie sale. The sale will be held from Thursday, Nov. 11, 2020 (8-9am early birds $5 for entry) (9am-4pm (no entry fee): Friday, Nov. 12 (9am-7pm): Saturday, Nov. 13 (9am-4pm): Sunday, Nov. 14 (1-4pm — Bag sale $5/bag). Great prices on books: hardcovers $1, softcovers $0.50, some select /collectible titles $2; new children’s books $2; DVDs, CDs, puzzles, $1: All items donated and sorted not picked over. 60% hardcover, 80% nonfiction with high quality books in every category. Large fiction and children’s sections. Cookie and Brownie sale will be sold by the pound and baked fresh daily. If you would like to donate directly to ALS research, please visit this LINK.

4) Picky Eating

November 10th 4 – 5:30pm. 1010 Valley Street. Register here to learn more about picky eating and exposure your child to new foods.

5) Community Job Fair

November 11th 11am – 2pm. 5561 Hoover Avenue. Resources and services will be held along with on-the-spot interviews! More information here.

6) Telegraph Quartet

November 21st 4pm. First Presbyterian Church in Yellow Springs. Details here.

7) Springfield Winter Swap Meet and Car Show

November 13th 8am – 5pm. Clark County Fairgrounds in Springfield. Come and enjoy car talk with others and stock up on goods before hiding during the winter months!

8) Gem City Classic 5K

November 13th 11am. Race begins at Island Metropark, 101 E. Helena Street. Get into the holiday spirit with a good run and view of our beautiful city.

9) Deeds Carillon Concert

November 20th 6:30pm. Carillon Historical Park, 1000 Carillon Blvd. Join the community for a free fun family concert as we enter the winter season.

10) Bake-Off in Bellbrook

November 7th 3 – 5pm. Bellbrook Sugarcreek Park District, 2751 Washington Mill Road. Free to compete, $1 to taste. Tickets here.

11) The AcadeCon

November 5th – 7th. Dayton Convention Center. Hosted by the RPG Academy, get out and play all weekend with role-playing games of all sorts. More information can be found here as more information is continually being added.

12) The Grand Illumination

November 26th 5 – 8pm. Main Street in Troy. Enjoy holiday music, hot chocolate, sweet treats, local shopping, and the lighting of the city tree as we enter the holiday season.

BONUS :: Thanksgiving

November 25th, ALL DAY. Stay well, eat hearty, and be thankful.


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