Summer is amazing, all of a sudden there is just so much to do. And I want to do it all! (Well not really, all. Would you believe 1/2?) But here comes another great summer weekend that I have been looking forward to for months! I want to play at the Cirque, pop my gob of gum onto the Traveling Gum Wall, dance with my sweetie under the stars, and, and, well you get the idea. The Yellow Springs Experience is this weekend, July 15th-17th. There are special events for kids, events for families and lots of fun activities you can enjoy by yourself or with a friend. It starts on Friday … [Read more...] about The Yellow Springs Experience
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Do you find yourself grinning and “Woo Hooing” when someone says let's go dancing? Have I got a night made for you! On Saturday July 16th Yellow Springs will be packed with opportunities to dance. Dance Event #1 At 6:30p.m. and 8 p.m. The Show—a Springfield-Yellow Springs based rock trio will be performing original, high-energy music that spans genres from garage and surf, to punk and funk! This musical event accompanies a 6-9 p.m. art exhibit called Synesthesia , featuring concert posters by Ryan Henry & guests. Henry’s designs are influenced from the Art Noveau and … [Read more...] about Gotta Dance? Do it in Yellow Springs!
Street Fair is Coming! Plans for summer events are really brewing around Yellow Springs. The Chamber is full of signs ready to go out and huge maps of booth positions. Artists are dropping in with questions. You can feel the energy in the air. Street Fair is coming June 11th 9 a.m.-5 p.m.! Everywhere I turn, artists are working feverishly to get a booth full of pottery, sculpture, paintings, hand-crafted clothes, bags or unique jewelry ready for you. One of my favorites is Jennifer Float’s booth with her colorful and whimsical paintings. Jenny is a happy painter. She has a very … [Read more...] about Yellow Springs Street Fair is Coming!
Music and skating have always had a close relationship, especially in the Dayton region where many local songs have been used in local skating videos. You can experience both the music and the skating live this weekend in Yellow Springs. Sunday marks the 2010 Yellow Springs Skate-Music Fest, a daytime event that helps raise money to maintain the Yellow Springs Skate Park. The festival is 3-8pm at the Bryan Center Skate Park in Yellow Springs. Featured in the lineup is Yellow Springs/Springfield band The Show, Dayton's Fuzz Hound, and Yellow Springs' favorites Doctor Meat, and Psychonaut … [Read more...] about Music and skating come together in Yellow Springs
The last time I visited Yellow Springs, I went used book shopping at Dark Star Books, walked the trails at the beautiful Glen Helen Nature Preserve and ate a delicious lunch at the popular Ha Ha Pizza eatery. It was a good reprieve from the my day-to-day stresses. A day in the eclectic, bohemian village can be a refreshing and invigorating experience. Just imagine what 10 days can be. Starting this weekend, Yellow Springs invites the region to become acquainted with everything that makes it special in the form of a 10-day art and cultural extravaganza called Yellow Springs … [Read more...] about Yellow Springs Experience: An Immersion into Art & Culture