Things to do in Dayton this weekend | Oct 14-16, 2022

last updated 10/12/2022
Things to do in Dayton this weekend | Oct 14-16, 2022

TEDxDayton, Oktoberfest, Halloween festivals, concerts, and book sales are some of the events and things to do around Dayton scheduled for this weekend.

10 Things to do in Dayton this weekend Oct 14-16

10 things to do this weekend around Dayton


  1. TEDxDayton returns to the Victoria Theatre this Friday featuring local speakers with presentations designed to inspire awe, wonder, and curiosity
  2. Oktoberfest at The Greene this Saturday featuring with cold beer, German food, and live music from local "dancey rock" band Spungewurthy
  3. Thomas Rhett - 5x GRAMMY Award nominee Thomas Rhett will be at the Nutter Center this Saturday
  4. Dailey & Vincent (bluegrass, traditional country, and gospel music) will be at the Victoria Theatre on Saturday evening
  5. Fairborn Halloween Festival is all weekend with live entertainment, food trucks, a beer garden, amusement rides, vendors
  6. Hocus Pocus Halloween Festival in Middletown has food, dance troupes, magic & illusion show, a creepy car show and more
  7. Dayton LGBT Film Festival - The 17th annual Dayton LGBT Film Festival takes place at THE NEON movie theater in downtown Dayton
  8. Dayton Music Fest - enjoy multiple local live bands and genres Friday and Saturday in downtown Dayton
  9. Dayton Metro Library Book Sale is at the Vandalia Branch Library Friday and Saturday
  10. Puppies & Pumpkins - this Saturday at North Park in Springboro with a costume contest, food trucks, adoptable dogs, and more

What else is going on in Dayton this weekend? 

Check out our guide to Haunted attractions - or Fall festivals and events - or our full community events calendar and find tons more events this weekend!

More Halloween events coming up

Heads up Halloween lovers! Here's a list of local halloween-themed events and activities you won't want to miss

When is Trick or Treat  in your community?

Beggar's night is coming up fast!  Check when Beggar's Night / Trick or Treat is scheduled in your community here: 2022 Beggar's Night / Trick or Treat 

Have you got your costumes for Halloween?

Check out our list of local Halloween stores - plus we have coupons for Special Occasions Party Supply (locations in Kettering & Troy)

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