Dayton Days - Expanded Celebration for 2018
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Dayton Days - Expanded Celebration for 2018

Join us for an array of free events following the annual, historic downtown Main Street Dayton Days parade! Experience "Our Western Heritage" as we celebrate the pioneer roots that cultivated this town into the thriving community that it is today. After the parade learn pioneer skills at the local museums, meet local rodeo courts dressed in full regalia & stop by the Dayton restaurants & shops to experience specials & discounts throughout the day!

Come celebrate "Our Western Heritage" in our small town, huge backyard!

*Parade Participants that are walking or on floats need to park at the Dayton City Pool, S 1ST ST.*


Register for the Parade Today!

*PLEASE REMEMBER TO SIGN the Hold Harmless Agreement/Model Agreement ON YOUR ENTRY FORM!*

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This year we want to also invite you and your families to participate in expanded Dayton Days activities planned in Downtown Dayton, celebrating our community the same day. Here are some of the many FREE activities planned following the parade:

 Fair Court Royalty Meet & Greet at the Historic Depot Courtyard

 Children’s Pioneer Activities at the Boldman House Museum

 Western Roping & The Buffalo Soldiers on The Historic Courthouse Lawn

 Historic Map Exhibit showcased at The Historic Depot

 Attend mock classes at Smith Hollow Schoolhouse

 Carnival Block Party with live entertainment, food and games, presented by Dayton Memorial Library

 Mule Mania hosts mule competitions at The Columbia County Fairgrounds

 Blue Mountain Station celebrates their Summer Market Opening

Please also support these local groups, restaurants & shops that will be open and offering specials:

 Kiwanis of Dayton feeds the masses breakfast and lunch Downtown & at the Fairgrounds

 Wenaha Gallery hosts a Special Art Show with free artisan treats

 The Liberty Theater presents a special movie

 Village Shoppes offer special sale pricing

 Dingles of Dayton offers sales throughout

 Noble Hunt, Weinhard Café, Weinhard Coffee Shop, Rey’s Roast Coffee Shop, Carolyn’s Café, Dayton Cut & Wrap, Creative Designs Salon, Main St. Salon, Azure Mountain Botanicals, Mary’s Candies, Manila Bay Café, Quilts & More, Pioneer West, Snapdragon Floral & Gifts, Chief Springs Fire & Irons Brew Pub & Pizza are open for business with specials and promotions.

 XO Alambic hosts their newest Whiskey Release at Blue Mountain Station

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