Ja! Ja! Dayton Oktoberfest is September 27-29, 2013 at The Dayton Art Institute

fresh german pretzel

It’s going to be a great weekend to be out and about. And, it you live in Dayton, Ohio, and are feeling a little German, then plan on attending the Oktoberfest. It’s from September 27-29, 2013 at The Dayton Art Institute.

What’s happening at the Oktoberfest? Lots!

  • German (as well as American) food to try
  • Domestic, international and craft beers to sip (Go here for more information about Dayton craft breweries
  • Activities for the kids
  • Live music including some fun polka and German bands!

Now, if you are “into” the football scene, do not worry. The festival will have four large-screen monitors airing the games.

Need more information? Go here.


Visit the Dayton Art Institute

Great news from the Dayton Arts Institute – 2012 was a record year for attendance in more than 5 years. 144,000 people visited this museum up from 123,000 in 2011.

Plan on being a visitor for 2013!  Go here to view the museum’s hours.

For Valentine’s Day, the Dayton Art Institute is celebrating “love” with an event called, An Affair to Remember. It’s a dance to smooth jazz with a dessert buffet and cash bar . The old-time-classic movie, An Affair to Remember will be played on a large screen. For ticket information, go here.

About the Dayton Art Institute
The museum is located on a hill overlooking the Great Miami River and downtown Dayton.  The 16th century Italian Renaissance-style building was completed in 1930 and is modeled after Villa d’Este near Rome and Villa Farnese at Caprarola. The collection at the museum spans 5,000 years in history.

456 Belmonte Park North
Dayton, Ohio 45405
Phone: (937) 223-5277