Meetings

Jul
27
Sat
Concert: Kelly May Brown @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion)
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert: Kelly May Brown @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) | Dayton | Virginia | United States

She’s back! Join us for a perfect way to say goodbye to July (hard to believe) with the sweet sounds of Kelly May Brown and Randy Baker. Join us for this free concert at Dove Park.

This is a “BYOB” event — age 21 or older — photo ID is required.

Aug
3
Sat
The Dayton Muddler @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion)
Aug 3 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Dayton Muddler @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) | Dayton | Virginia | United States

The Dayton Muddler (8th year) offers a challenging 4+ mile obstacle course in and throughout the Town of Dayton. As a bonus, there’s also a 1/2 Marathon option to start the day! All proceeds are donated to the Boulder Crest Retreat here in Virginia. The BCR tends to our nation’s wounded Veterans and First Responders who are dealing with physical and emotional needs.

Registration fees are now $45 to $85 each, depending on the event(s) and categories you select.

 

Please click below for the 2019 Dayton Muddler Course Map.

Muddler-Map-Web

Concert: Danczet Rock Band @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion)
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert: Danczet Rock Band @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) | Dayton | Virginia | United States

Rock the night away with the sounds of the Danczet Rock Band!  This free concert is a great way to celebrate the completion of The Dayton Muddler. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, along with friends, family and neighbors for an enjoyable Saturday night in Dayton!

Aug
10
Sat
Town Social: Dayton’s DJ Dance Party @ Blue Ridge Christian School
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Town Social: Dayton's DJ Dance Party @ Blue Ridge Christian School | Dayton | Virginia | United States

Another Town Social — Join Mayor Sam Lee and fellow residents as we enjoy an evening of music and dance at the Blue Ridge Christian School (still know by some as the Dayton Learning Center)!  Bring your family and friends to this free event.

Aug
17
Sat
Cardboard Boat Races – Canceled @ Silver Lake, Dayton
Aug 17 @ 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The Cardboard Boat Races have been canceled due to a lack of registrations. We apologize for any inconvenience and/or disappointment this may cause.

Aug
24
Sat
Concert: Everyday People @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion)
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert: Everyday People @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) | Dayton | Virginia | United States

Join us and the Bridgewater-based band — Everyday People — for an evening of entertaining and foot-moving music at Dove Park. It’s a great way to say goodbye to the summer!

This is a “BYOB” event; you must be at least 21 years old. Photo ID is required.

 

Sep
14
Sat
Weenie Roast @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion)
Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Weenie Roast @ Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) | Dayton | Virginia | United States

We’re hoping for a lovely Fall-weather like evening to grill hotdogs and enjoy a peaceful outing at Dove Park!  The Town will supply chips and water as well.  We will also have the ingredients available for S’mores!

At dusk, we can enjoy the LEGO BATMAN movie that will be shown on our large, outdoor movie screen. Please bring your lawn chair and/or a blanket; don’t forget to bring / invite your family and friends!

No charge for the food or movie! Food available while supplies last.

 

 

Movie: LEGO BATMAN (PG) @ Dove Park
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Movie: LEGO BATMAN (PG) @ Dove Park | Dayton | Virginia | United States

Movie: Lego Batman (PG), College Street Pavilion (360 College Street, Dayton, VA 22821)

Movies are shown at dusk at Dove Park. Movies are free of charge and are displayed on a 16’x9’ blow up movie screen. Don’t forget your neighbor and your lawn chair.

 

A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.

Sep
20
Fri
Passport to Fun and Prizes! @ Town of Dayton
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm
Passport to Fun and Prizes! @ Town of Dayton | Dayton | Virginia | United States

Now through November 15, 2019, visit any six participating shops &/or restaurants within the Town of Dayton and get your card punched to be eligible for great prizes including a 3 day/2 night vacation package, ski season passes, or combo passes at Massanutten Resort.  No purchase necessary.  However, we encourage you to take this opportunity to check out all the wonderful places Dayton has to offer.  Passports may be picked up at the Town Hall or at any of the participating retailers.  Completed passports must be returned to the Dayton Town Hall to be included in the drawings.  Drawings will be held on Fridays, from October 18th to November 15th.

Click here for a complete list of participating shops and restaurants.

Oct
5
Sat
40th Annual Dayton Days / Autumn Celebration @ Town of Dayton
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
40th Annual Dayton Days / Autumn Celebration @ Town of Dayton | Dayton | Virginia | United States

NOTE TO POTENTIAL VENDORS: This event is sold out; nonetheless, we are accepting applications to be placed on a Waiting List (for homemade Arts & Crafts only). Due to various circumstances, we have had vendor space openings, and although there are no guarantees, we welcome interested parties. If you would like an application emailed to you, then send your contact information to the following: townofdayton@gmail.com.

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Prepare for a full-day of shopping with hundreds of vendors and local businesses for our 40th Annual Dayton Days / Autumn Celebration. Your taste buds will also be in for a day of delights with our vast and varied Food Vendors!

Our Dove Park (College Street Pavilion) entertainment will feature the following: Highlander String Band (8:30 – 10:30 a.m.), Brent Funkhouser (10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.) and RELENTLESS (1:15 – 4:00 p.m.).

Entertainment will also be provided by Doug Tumer, Soloist at The Thomas House Restaurant and Keith Engle will be performing as The Traveling Fiddler.

Enjoy the free concerts and shuttle services.

Handicap and wheelchair accessible free shuttle service available all day.  Pick up and Drop off at the following locations:

Turner Ashby High School (800 North Main St., Bridgewater)

John Wayland Elementary School (801 North Main St., Bridgewater)

WoodmenLife Building (3045 John Wayland Highway / Rt. 42, Dayton)

Click here for more details about the day’s events!

Shelia Helsley’s one on one interview with Bob Corso on WHSV

See our Dayton Days / Autumn Celebration Facebook page for more information!

Dayton Days

 

Note: Severe weather date is Saturday, October 12th.