Smell the funnel cakes? Hear the kids on the ferris wheel? It can only mean one thing. It is that time of year again for the Montgomery County Fair. And oh yes, this is one heck of a place for a Food Adventure. For 164 years, Daytonians have been packing the fair for food and fun. The event will be held in the same place as always, although local level talks about moving the fairgrounds in a couple of years continue to swirl. So... Corn Dog lovers unite, this is your type of festival. Farmers, carnival rides and special events will fill an action packed week at the corner of Main … [Read more...] about Montgomery County Fair Starts Wed- Ticket Giveaway!
Pizza is a $30 billion industry in the United States and while Chicago and New York may get a lot of buzz for their pizza, Dayton is right up there for pizza lovers. Smart Asset compared 137 U.S. cities and determined the top 25 cities for pizza lovers by looking at "factors which would matter most to a true pizza-lover," according to its website. Dayton ranked 7th in their most recent rankings. Those factors included the cost of living, the number of pizza places per 10,000 residents, the average Yelp score for pizza places, and the percentage of pizza places on Yelp with a rating higher … [Read more...] about Monday Pizza Lovers Deals in Dayton
One legendary restaurant site, will turn into another legend this winter. The site of the new Cassano's / London Bobby Fish & Chips will be at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. Food Adventures has learned that the site will not only be a new Cassano's, but they are planning on offering an entire London Bobby Fish & Chips Menu. HERE'S THE SKINNY: --- The new restaurant is expected to open in the October/November time frame. --- The site is on the grounds of the recently demolished Old Hickory Restaurant at 4029 N. Main St. in Dayton. --- For you nostalgic Daytonians who … [Read more...] about Cassano’s to Open London Bobby On Old Hickory Site
Pizza! Wine! Pasta! Tiramisu! That's what is promised at the first ever, one-night-only, Food Adventure dinner at Giovanni's Italian Restaurant! FIVE DINNER COURSES, 2 WINES TO SAMPLE, 1 NIGHT ONLY ! YES ! We are opening the restaurant just for our group only - a true private party! BUY YOUR TICKET HERE - They are only available online through Dayton Most Metro The one-of-a-kind event will happen at 6:30pm on September 19th. Take your tastebuds on a tour of Italy at this legendary Miami Valley eatery. Every week, all year, the Food Adventures crew shares articles here on … [Read more...] about Join Us For A Giovanni’s Food Adventure!
The Great Darke County Fair ends a week long array of festivities this Saturday, so there is still time to get your fair groove up near the Greenville / Arcanum area. It is about a 40 minute trip to the Darke County fairgrounds, but oh is it worth the drive. Rides and and more rides, food and more food, and of course livestock to make your experience farm filled fun. We have literally been having Food Adventures at this fair since the early 1970's. The Big Ragu has memories of his grandfather John Miller, who was born in Arcanum, taking the whole family from Centerville to Greenville. … [Read more...] about Ohio’s Biggest Fair Ends Saturday in Darke County
OFP Productions caught up with Juanita Michelle Darden, Owner of Third Perk Coffeehouse & Wine Bar, 46 W 5th St, Dayton, Ohio. Located in the heart of downtown and primed to serve the greater community six days a week. Q: What is your favorite movie, why? A: My favorite movie is The Wiz. I love it because it really gives me hope in going for things even though nothing is familiar and if you are in a strange place. It makes me know how important friends are and how different friends fulfill different needs in our lives. I love this movie because it forces you to understand that you … [Read more...] about Midday Open Mic Coming to Third Perk
Right in the center of historic downtown Miamisburg, is a quaint little 800 square foot restaurant run by Chef/Owner Maria Walusis (learn more about her in our DMM 10? interview). It is also home to Chef Maria's catering business. Nibbles seats just 35 guests at a time, and features a a new menu with each season. Chef Maria just recently posted Menu # 12. Highlights include savory fried oysters, Butternut Squash Bisque, a Wedge salad that Chef declares is the best you'll ever taste, a seared scallop appetizer or goat cheese ravioli and that's just to get you started! Entrées will include … [Read more...] about NIbbles Launches 12th Seasonal Menu
Doing good never tasted so good. Join IHOP® and No Kid Hungry® to help end child hunger! Dine at IHOP this Tuesday between 7am and 7pm you can get a short stack (3 pancakes) of Buttermilk Pancakes for just $1. For every $1 short stack purchased, IHOP® will donate that $1 to No Kid Hungry. Every dollar raised will go to help feed hungry children. Note that this offer is valid for dine-in only and there is a limit of one per person. Visit IHOP at 2460 North Fairfield Rd, Beavercreek, OH. … [Read more...] about $1 Short Stacks at IHOP Tuesday
FOODIE ALERT ! The Lebanese Festival, one of Dayton's most unknown and underrated festivals will take place August 26th through August 28th. Every year, our Food Adventures crew loves the various exotic tasty treats that this fest has to offer. The Festival is located on State Route 741 at a church across the street from Meijer, not far from the Alex Bell intersection. We are totally hooked from the fantastic aroma always fills the air to the incredible entertainment. If you have not experienced the Lebanese Festival, you are missing out on one of the Miami Valley's best parties. … [Read more...] about Lebanese Festival Aug. 26-28, Promises Food, Dance & Rides
Did you plant your own vegetable garden this year? Do you get pick them up in the produce section at your favorite grocery store, or at a local farmers market? Do you have a CSA that delivers you a basket full of vegetables each month? Do you ever wonder what to do with some of those veggies? Have no fear, MetroParks and United Way's Volunteer Connections have partnered to bring you Veggiepalooza on Saturday, August 13 from 1- 4pm. Being held at Grace United Methodist Church located at 1001 Harvard Blvd, (enter at Salem and Dartmouth),this FREE event will teach you how to … [Read more...] about Veggiepalooza Is This Saturday