Treat the mothers and mother figures in your life to a guided wildflower hike through the Glen, or take the hike yourself in their honor! We’ll find blooms popping up through the grass or sprouting on the forest floor. During the hike, participants will learn basic plant identification skills using field guides. All ages. Maximum of 15 participants. $10, $5 for members. Please register prior to event. Trailside Museum.
Come make a Mother’s Day gift inspired by Mother Nature! We’ll go on a hike looking for inspirational wildflowers and return to Trailside Museum to craft beautiful, handmade gifts for Mom. Registration required, $5 program fee. Trailside Museum.
What’s blooming in the Glen? Join our volunteer naturalist as we explore the trails in search of emerging plants and spring flowers. Free, donations appreciated. Trailside Museum.
This Old Farmer’s Market is held on the grounds of the store, This Old Couch. The store is a converted farmhouse, originally built in 1896. The market will be held every Sunday (Noon-4:00 PM) from May 20 through October 14, 2018. Fresh local produce and goods will be available. Admission is free. Parking for the event is at the Champion Insurance building next door at 3938 Dayton-Xenia Road.
Get ready to raise your wine glass this Sunday at Carillon Park , because Dayton’s premier wine and gourmet food festival arrives!!
That’s right, the one and only shindig known as “FLEURS ET VIN” (flowers and wine in French) takes place this weekend!
This is a Food Adventure and Wine extravaganza that you don’t want to miss. The Big Ragu will be there in full force!
WHAT: FLEURS ET VIN FESTIVAL
WHERE: At Historic Carillon Park, 1000 Carillon Blvd. Dayton, Ohio 45409
WHEN: SUNDAY MAY 18th from 1pm – 4pm
WHY: To benefit AIDS Resoruce Center of Dayton Ohio
MUST DRINKS: Over 400 wines available for tasting and a Beer Garden !
MUST EATS: Local restaurants providing samples of menu specialties.
Restaurants Include: Amar India, Carvers Steaks & Chops, Central Perc European Cafe, Chappys Tap Room and Grille, Coco’s Bistro, El Meson, Figlio, Giovanni’s, Jay’s Seafood, Kohler’s Catering, Lock 27 Brewing, Mamma DiSalvo’s, Neil’s Heritage House, The Oakwood Club, Salar Restaurant and Lounge The Dock, The Deli at Webster Street & Top of the Market and Thai 9.
WHAT ELSE: Live Music during the festival by J.t. Fedrick and the Sax Groove, a silent auction that ends at 3pma and a Live Auction that starts at 4pm
COST: $70 in advance, $75 at the door click HERE for more ticket info
Just in Case: Don’t drink and drive- Divine Services will be on hand if you and your car need a ride home.
Fleurs Et Vin is something you must experience as a true Daytonian. Experience the best wines in the world, paired with Dayton’s Best Restaurant offerings. It is for charity, which makes getting a ticket a no brainer. Support Dayton, support the AIDS Resource Center, and join the fun at Carillon Park. Treat yourself to a Food Adventure !
We raise our wine glasses high and say “Here’s to Fleurs Et Vin, the toast of the town this Sunday!” See you under the big tents!
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Check out our photo gallery below from last year’s event!